Senior Firmware Developer - Buffalo Grove, IL

Job Description

Position Overview:
 As an embedded Senior Firmware Developer for Siemens Building Technologies, you will participate within interdisciplinary teams to enhance and develop products for the commercial HVAC market. You will be responsible for developing products to satisfy customer needs. APOGEE NGA FW project is in need of a Senior FW developer with knowledge of SYSTEM One, global project and Apogee Legacy. This is a platform to migrate the Propriety APOGEE System and the BACnet APOGEE system to the new Global hardware (PXC4, PXC5, PXC7, and future devices).

 Responsibilities include:

•Design, implement, test, troubleshoot, and enhance software applications for building automation components and sub-systems. 
•Develop and run automated tests for verifying sub-system application functionality.
•Create and review technical documentation for internal process and external customer support.
•Collaborate with Sr Engineers to understand market requirements to implement product designs.
•Review and understand software methodologies for product design and model documentation.
•Collaborate in international, multi-site development in an agile environment.
•Comply with documented Siemens development processes.
•Participate in design alternatives via prototyping, peer programming and expert reviews.
•Passionate and self-motivated to learn and keen to constantly improve and develop skills to stay current with and investigate technology trends.
•Participate in resolution of field problems in application of existing products.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Required education: Bachelor of Computer Science or related field
  • Required experience: Minimum 8+ years of System One and Apogee Platform.  Proven experience in assisting senior-level executives and their teams, with the demonstrable ability to manage details and priorities in a fast-paced, intense environment in a high-tech company. Proficient in C+, C++, Python and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Required travel: 15%
  • Other requirements:
    • Able to work under intense time pressure to meet required deadlines.
    • Able to work pleasantly and respectfully with others in a fast-paced, sometimes stressful environment.
    • Proactively shares knowledge across own organization.
    • Exceptional communication, organization, productivity and time management skills.
    • Self-starter with a proven ability to work independently and with minimal supervision.
    • Responsible with sensitive and confidential information
    • Effectively represents company’s image in internal/external communications.
    • Very good written and verbal communication skills in English.
    • Strategic thinker and creative problem solver.
    • Previous managerial experience is preferred.


Job ID: 195366

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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