Siemens Careers

Embedded Software Engineer

Johnson City, Tennessee
Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Country Division Controller
Requisition Number: 232208
Primary Location: United States-Tennessee-Johnson City
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Position Overview



Are you ready to be part of an international project team creating innovative products for the global Industrial Automation market?



As a Software Engineer you will be responsible for designing and implementing embedded software solutions for Siemens Industrial Automation product portfolio. You will participate as part of an international project team working on the S7-1200/1500 programmable logic controller systems. The position is part of an R&D organization and you will be working directly for one of the Engineering Managers in the R&D department on a team of approximately 30 engineers. Collaboration, teamwork, written and verbal skills are very important when working on international projects with a very diverse workforce from all over the globe.






The position’s primary responsibility is to design and implement software solutions that add features to an existing product line. Understanding of the product line and technical specifications is necessary in order to implement the assigned areas of responsibility. Assignments will include simple and complex software subsystems or domains.  Required to estimate own work and to implement to estimations. Excellent collaboration with other project team members is critical.  Team members include local developers (on-site) and remote developers located in Germany and throughout the globe. 



Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience



Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Computer Engineering is required. As an embedded software developer, experience with C++ (11) is highly desirable. Experience with server/back-end web development is required. The ideal candidate must work effectively in a team environment and be willing to travel up to 5% of the time.



Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience



Knowledge of Industrial Automation products is preferred. Prior use of Team Foundation Server (TFS) or GIT source control systems is desired. Experience with webserver development and Wireshark analysis of HTTP traffic is also desired.


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