Rockwell Automation is looking for a Software Engineer, Project Level, to join a team building the next generation of communication infrastructure for our products. We are looking for someone who is familiar with industrial communications, OPC UA and ODVA technologies / standards (CIP & EtherNet/IP).
In this position you will design, develop and maintain software which implements communication related features and infrastructure. Development is performed in a team environment utilizing standard engineering and software development practices and technology. Responsibilities include collaborating with and influencing multiple cross-functional teams and possible technical leadership of a small to mid-sized team.
Independently gathers and documents requirements for a feature and its components.
Contributes to architectural design and independently develops system designs that meet the requirements. Provides estimates for the design. Considers tradeoffs between requirements, speed, cost, and reliability in the choice of a design approach.
Develops and documents code, according to the development process, that satisfies the software design. Develops and executes thorough unit test plans. Reports, analyzes, debugs, and corrects anomalies. Integrates with other components, solving problems across subsystems and products to produce a final product. Responsibilities may extend to the technical management of the design, testing and integration of other engineers' work in related areas.
Leads or participates in reviews of documents, designs, code, test cases and user documentation.
Typically, responsible for the ongoing maintenance and integrity of several software subsystems.
Provides work estimates and status reports as requested. Maintains adequate interaction to ensure assigned tasks are prioritized appropriately.
Keeps informed of new developments in the software engineering and computer engineering fields and disseminates appropriately through the organization. Identifies and participates in technical and developmental training opportunities.
Researches, considers, and explores new possibilities utilizing the latest technologies and standards. May function as a go-to person for a technology, software methodology or other area of expertise.
May function as a technical lead of a small to mid-sized development team.
Initiates or contributes to software development capability improvement in the areas of software development practices and development tools.
Clearly communicates and conveys design concepts, both verbally and written. Also, able to learn and understand complex control system concepts.
Effectively teams with others through mutually supportive professional relationships, open and direct communications, honesty, and respect. Able to cope with and leverage stylistic differences and differences of opinion.
BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent engineering discipline
Minimum of 7 years in a software product development environment
Cloud and container technologies; Azure, AWS, Kubernetes
Previous technical team leadership
Direct involvement with the Industrial Automation industry
Working with both local and global technical development team environments
*This position is part of a job family. Experience will be the determining factor.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability and veterans.
If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or a reasonable accommodation during the application process, please contact our services team at +1 (844) 404-7427.
Internal Number: R21-6300
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