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Senior Software Engineer

Genova GE, Italy
Research & Development

English (UK)

Job Description

Siemens PLM Software is looking for a Senior Software Engineer, to be hired with a permanent contract, for its premises in Genoa. He/she will be involved in the realization an innovative software for Manufacturing Execution System (MES) solutions. 

MES Solutions plays an important role in our vision of Industry 4.0, they are a relevant component of Siemens Manufacturing Operation Management proposal for the digital factory, based on a product portfolio leveraging continuous innovation. 

The Senior Software Engineer drives and guide the specification and implementation of the software. He/she has to ensure the sustainability and integrity involved in architecture vision over all its domain and technical aspects.. His/her decisions are driven by a clear focus on the intended business and its associated requirements, is guided by maturity, vision, depth of domain and technical experience and the ability to identify, analyze, and decide on relevant issues in time and with courage.

The work environment is based on modern approaches to software development such as Agile and SCRUM. The Senior Software Engineer will collaborate with development teams actively participating in established events and community of practices. 

What will you manage in the short term?

  • Select the best software design and implementation options for the new upcoming features of the product;
  • Assure software integrity is guaranteed by knowing and addressing the rationales behind the current software design;
  • Implement the required functionalities according to the software design;
  • Collaborate with team members establishing a continuous two-way feedback loop also with international colleagues;
  • Scout for new technologies and best state-of-the-art design patterns realizing prototypes as needed to validate applicability;
  • Promote and implement code and design reviews and promote technical debt reduction activities;
  • Assure all quality aspects are addressed with special attention to performance, compatibility, usability, reliability, security, maintainability and portability
  • Support and drive implementation of development best practices, such as continuous integration/deployment, automatic tests, etc.

And what about the medium-long term? 

  • You will be responsible to maintain the product at state-of-the-art from a technological point of view defining an evolution roadmap toward new technologies
  • You will be part of the realization of the transition toward cloud

Who are we looking for? 

A candidate with the following features:

  • At least 5 years of professional experience in software development in industrial field. An experience in architecture design will be a plus; 
  • At least 3-5 years of development on windows platforms C# and .Net framework;
  • An experience in a cloud technologies as AWS will be a plus;
  • Good experience of Web User Interface development with JavaScript frameworks (Anguar.js experience is appreciated) 
  • A Degree or Master Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or Technical Diploma;
  • Good knowledge in English and Italian languages;
  • Business case basic understanding (marketing, business planning, competitor analysis);
  • Good communication skills to be exploited in a heterogeneous and multicultural environment;
  • Quality assurance, development process, configuration and change management understanding;  
  • Available to short international business trips

What can we further offer? 

  • Activities’ organization guided by performance, where the achievement of objectives and the entrepreneurial spirit are rewarded;
  • An environment where curiosity is highly appreciated and where we guarantee a continuous training;
  • Flexible Welfare programs;;
  • Health insurance;
  • Canteen service;
  • Personal Computer and Smartphone.

What else do you have to know?

Siemens pays much attention to Diversity, thus welcoming applications which reflects this value, and guarantees equal opportunities. 
We look forward to receiving an online application in response to this job offer. Only applications sent via the system and in English will be considered. Please upload your CV in English and an accompanying letter would be appreciated.

For further information or questions you can contact:
Siemens S.p.A.
Human Resources - Talent Acquisition
Via Privata Vipiteno, 4, 20128 Milan

For further information about Siemens Italia please go to:

Job ID: 87006

Organisation: Digital Factory

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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