Siemens Senior Software Developer in Munhall, Pennsylvania

Senior Software Developer

Multiple Locations:Minnetonka, Minnesota; Munhall, Pennsylvania

Job Family: Research & Development

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Job Description

Division: Mobility

Business Unit: Mobility Management

Requisition Number: 233345

Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-Minnetonka

Other Locations: United States-Pennsylvania-Munhall

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Senior level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

If youreally want to make a difference - make it with Siemens.

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally 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 seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Digital Factory, Process

Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.

Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional

passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.

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With over 372,000 people working at Siemens, it would be hard to define one single culture. However, we do have values which we like to live by. They're things like providing honest, open feedback, encouraging people to take ownership of projects and supporting entrepreneurialism in the workplace. We like to act as a team at Siemens. We believe if we all work as one, together we can make the world a smarter place.

Job Description:

Siemens RailAutomation is seeking to hire a Senior Software Developer. In this role, you will be part of a team that designs and supports the Siemens vision for North American Rail Automation. Your tasks will include design and development of the Back Office Server (BOS). BOS is part of the Positive Train Control (PTC) initiative, which is a rail transportation model that is currently being used throughout multiple countries to improve railroad safety.

PTC is shaping the landscape of the rail transportation industry for decades to come and will be leveraged as a backbone for future technologies that will lead to network optimization and an autonomous rail network. This position can sit in either Pittsburgh, PA or Minnetonka, MN


  • Subject matter expert of TrainControl Systems at an operational and technical level

  • Design, enhancement, testing,implementation, and support of software

  • Develop software and testrequirements for modules under development, executes test specifications

  • Provide estimates for complexmodules under development, and estimate own work

  • Contribute to reviews ofcustomers' standards specification and other documentation to determinesoftware engineering requirements

  • Contribute to the software qualityprocess through the execution of very complex module, subsystem and systemtest procedures

  • Take leadership initiatives insoftware development projects

Required Knowledge/Skills,Education, and Experience

General Requirements

  • BS Degree or foreign equivalent inComputer Science or Engineering

  • 8+ years Software Engineering inan Agile Environment, Analyzing Information, Software Debugging, SoftwareDocumentation, Software Testing, Problem Solving, Teamwork

  • Analytical mind withproblem-solving aptitude

Detailed Requirements

  • Develop high quality software inC++ and quickly come up to speed in similar languages

  • Review and debug code

  • Perform system programming andautomation tasks in a Linux environment

  • Lead and mentor other developers,but also work independently with little supervision

  • Identify,prioritize and execute tasks in the software development lifecycle

  • Write and assist in technicaldocumentation

  • Ability to be part of a 24X7on-call rotation

  • Experience with the versioncontrol system git, relational databases and unit and integration testingframeworks

  • Use and automate standard Linuxbuild and debugging tool chains

  • Interface with customer and providetechnical feedback in a customer-friendly manner

  • Estimate software developmentefforts

  • Deep understanding of complexsoftware topics such as multithreading and inter-process communicationasynchronicity

PreferredKnowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Development and maintenance oflegacy systems

  • Industrial control systems withhot-standby redundancy

  • AI and data analytics

  • Knowledge in the Railroad domainincluding BOS, PTC, and WinCC OA

Why Siemens?

In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:

-A competitive base salary

-Excellent health/vision/dental plans, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, & 18 days of PTO to start

-Extensive training along with career development

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.


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