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IoT Software & Systems Engineer

Princeton, New Jersey
Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Corporate Technology
Business Unit: Corporate Technology
Requisition Number: 225542
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Princeton
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Master's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

For nearly 170 years, pioneering technologies and the business models developed from them have been the foundation of Siemens‘ success. Our central research and development unit, Corporate Technology (CT) plays an important role in this. Together with our global network of experts, we are a strategic partner to Siemens’ operative units and provide important services along the entire value chain – from research and development to production and quality assurance, as well as optimized business processes. Our support provided to the businesses in their research and development activities is ideally balanced with our own future-oriented research.

We at Corporate Technology are more than employees: We are actively helping to make people’s lives a little better every day. Would you like to be a part of that? Then join us. We offer you a high level of practical relevance as well as an opportunity to individually contribute your knowledge and your visions around the world. Whether you’re helping to develop products for the operating units or working in interdisciplinary projects for the business areas: At Corporate Technology you’ll be working in the heart of Siemens’ technological research together with the best.

Job Description:

Right now, were powering a whole country, finding ways to prevent malaria, making cities smarter, developing renewable energy, designing 3D robots, transporting people at 250 mph and helping NASA explore Mars. Our experience has shown that the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Distributed Computing are key technologies extremely relevant for such innovations. To strengthen our activities, we are seeking an IoT Software & Systems Engineerto be part of our US Distributed Computing Research Group of the Internet of Things Technology Field in Princeton, NJ. 
This Technology Field consists of 15 Research Groups in 5 countries (US, Germany, Austria, China and India). We provide distributed/edge computing solutions (smart edge, smart devices) addressing the needs of Industrial IoT (IIoT) applications, from in-field data analytics, distributed machine intelligence, local control, cloud computing to autonomous systems.
We answer where, why and how to execute what in Industrial IoT products and solutions. Would you like to be a part of that? Then join us!

       Identifying, validating, and integrating cutting IoT technology into Siemens OT platforms

       Contributing to research and development projects and collaboration with software engineers, software architects and researchers

       Setting up IoT demonstrators and testbeds (computing, control, networking, sensing, actuation)

       Independently setup, execute and manage smaller R&D projects

       Analyze complex industrial products on performance and scalability, suggest improvements, implement proof of concepts and document and present findings

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • Masters Degree in Computer Science or a related field is required.
  • Hands-on coding experience with C++ required
  • 3+ years of professional experience in software engineering or research
  • Experience with IoT applications
  • Willingness to travel 10% (domestic/international) required
  • Willingness to work with business stakeholders develop understanding of complex business models and industry practices
  • Successful candidate must be able to work with controlled technology in accordance with US Export Control Law. US Export Control laws and applicable regulations govern the distribution of strategically important technology, services and information to foreign nationals and foreign countries. Siemens may require candidates under consideration for employment opportunities to submit information regarding citizenship status to allow the organization to comply with specific US Export Control laws and regulations. Additional information on the US Export Control laws & regulations can be found on:‐guidance/deemed‐exports/deemed‐exports‐faqs?view=category&id=33#subcat34
Preferred Experience, Education, and Skills
  • Hands-on experience with distributed computing, cloud computing. industrial automation / motion control
  • PhD in computer science or a related field
  • Experience with networking and communication middleware/platforms/protocols in the M2M area, e.g. DDS, CORBA/ACE, MQTT or AMQP
  • Experience programming embedded/resource constraint devices
  • Experience with performance analysis
  • Experience with Cloud computing platforms and Java, JavaScript or Node.JS



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