Senior Software Developer (Back-end) - Smart Buildings - Austin, TX

Job Description

Who designs your future? You do. Are you looking for a career where you can showcase your technical aptitude and passion for problem solving to ensure your customers can work in a comfortable, safe, and energy-efficient environment? Then look to Siemens! Our Smart Buildings help to create efficient, safe, responsive and responsible environments – and so, we are creating perfect places. We’re looking to empower people wanting to tackle the challenges facing society and who want to make real what matters most. Think this is you?

Join our team! Recognized by Fortune as World’s Most Admired Companies 2020.

Our Culture:
At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company's success. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, direct their teams, and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

Autonomous Buildings

What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:

We are looking for a Senior Software Developer to work in a team that is creating cloud-based solutions to provide advanced fault detection and diagnostics of building control systems.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Analysis, design and implementation of AWS Cloud-based services
  • Implementation of unit tests and infrastructure deployment templates for your code
  • Documentation of design and code
  • Participation in scrum events – daily stand-up, sprint review, demo, retrospective
  • Communicating with product management and team members from other teams about interfaces and dependencies
  • Coordination of development team activities and results


Possess strong working knowledge and demonstrated practical experience applying the following technologies:
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Use of multiple AWS 'Platform' (vs. Infrastructure) services to create solutions
  • AWS Serverless - Solution design and implementation through AWS Lambda functions of medium to high complexity
  • Web Services - Create back-end services exposing REST and GraphQL APIs
  • Node.js - Server-side development and package management
  • Docker - Solution implementation using orchestrated containers
  • OAuth2, Auth0, secure coding - Good understanding and integration of multiple authentication and authorization mechanisms
  • Demonstrates and applies broad knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures for managed work group(s) and how it supports related operations.
  • Typically, 5-10 years of successful experience in a directly related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.
  • High school diploma, state-recognized GED, or state recognized high school proficiency exam required
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graph, Time-series, and NoSQL database development.
  • Streaming Data processing.
  • Deployment through IAC mechanisms, such as AWS CloudFormation and CDK
  • TypeScript, Java, and Scala programming languages
  • Full-Stack development
  • Experience transferring data between remote embedded devices and the cloud (IoT)
  • BS/BA in related discipline or advanced degree
  • Applicable AWS Certifications


  • Competitive salary based on qualifications
  • Health, dental, and vision plans with options
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company cell phone and laptop
  • Extensive product training and professional career development
  • Education and tuition reimbursement programs available
  • Overtime, on-call pay, and company uniform and vehicle for eligible positions


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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