Rockwell Automation is doing things never before possible. We connect the imaginations of people with the potential of technology to make the world more intelligent, more connected and more productive.
We help the world work better and people work smarter and are looking for bright minds to make that happen. The makers, the forward thinkers, the problem solvers. That's where you come in.
Rockwell Automation is looking for an innovative engineer to join our global embedded software organization based in Cleveland, Ohio. In this role, you will have the opportunity to solve highly complex technical problems and influence design for new product development.
Develop safety- and security-critical embedded software for new Programmable Logic Controllers
Work in a variety of hardware and software environments, ranging from commercial off-the-shelf to custom System on Chip architectures, and from general purpose to embedded real-time operating systems
Use modern continuous integration and development tools, and promote continuous improvement of engineering tools and practices across the global development organization
Possesses excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with multiple cross-discipline groups
Lead high- and detailed-level design and implementation of low-level software and board bring-up, providing coordination across other agile development teams, system and controller architects, hardware, and manufacturing.
Clearly documents requirements, designs and code.
Experience debugging software systems using either an on-chip debugger, or a software based debugger such as GDB
Mentor less experienced personnel, and encourage knowledge sharing and learning among the development community
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering or equivalent knowledge in the application of software engineering principles, theories, concepts, and techniques
5+ years of software engineering experience with demonstrated professional development in software design and development
Ability to understand and apply knowledge of object-oriented analysis, design, and programming techniques, especially in C++
Ability to direct the day-to-day technical activities of a small team of engineers
Previous experience working with real-time embedded development environments
Experience developing software to meet safety and security standards such as IEC 61508 or IEC 62443
Experience developing software using a scripting language such as Python
Knowledge of communication protocols and technologies such as SPI, UART, I2C, Ethernet, USB, or PCI Express
Experience using compilers and toolchains targeting ARM and Intel processors.
Ability to read traces, use an oscilloscope, review board schematics
Experience developing device drivers or other similar low-level embedded software
Knowledge of modern ARM and Intel architectures
Experience working with embedded Hypervisors and developing embedded software in a variety of software environments such as bare metal, embedded RTOS, or Linux
Knowledge of basic cryptography principles
Advanced coursework or degree related to software engineering, embedded systems, operating systems, or computer architecture
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) 404-7247.
Rockwell Automation is the largest company in the world dedicated to industrial automation and information. Here, we connect the imaginations of people with the potential of technology to make the world more intelligent, more connected and more productive.
From improving the production of medicines that boost human health to reducing waste in an oil and gas plant, the work we do changes how we live. We truly believe we are doing things never before possible. And we need the brightest minds to help make that happen – the makers, the forward thinkers, the problem solvers.
Join a team of more than 23,000 global employees in 100+ countries as we work together to expand human possibility.