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Software Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 2020.7.10.72
    • Job Location: Billerica, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: July 10, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Engineers
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Job Description:

  • Software engineering for Liquid Handling and Medical Device Solutions and Components
  • Development projects in teams with electrical and mechanical engineers
  • Design and implementation of Software modules optimally representing the customer’s requirements, both embedded (e.g. C, C++) and PC based (e.g. C#, NI LabVIEW)
  • Development of automated measurement software for internal component testing (e.g. NI LabVIEW based)
  • Perform software documentation, unit test plans, and quality analysis.
  • Alignment and adaption of software development process with headquarter in Germany
  • Work effectively with cross disciplinary teams of mechanical, electrical, software, biomedical and testing engineers.
  • Troubleshoot and debug products in production and service as required.

Experience and Skills:

  • Above average Bachelor or Master of Science' degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or Electrical Engineering with focus on embedded systems is required.
  • 5 to 10 years of industrial experience ideally in the field of industrial automation, robotics, medical devices or semiconductors.
  • Broad technical interest and high self-motivation to build up knowledge in new areas
  • Expertise both in embedded and .NET based software development (C, C++, .NET)
  • Knowledge of PLC/ CODESYS, NI LabVIEW programming are a strong plus
  • Strong team spirit, flexibility and self-management
  • Embedded and .NET based software development (C, C++, .NET), closed loop controlling algorithms and network technology / interfaces, knowledge of PLC/ CODESYS, NI LabVIEW

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster