Strategic Student Program: Web Development Co-op (Summer 2021; SISW, PLM)

Job Description

Siemens Digital Industries Software

Strategic Student Program (SSP)

Discover your career with us at Siemens Digital Industries Software!

We are a leading global software company dedicated to the world of computer aided design, 3D modeling and simulation— helping innovative global manufacturers design better products, faster!  With the resources of a large company, and the energy of a software start-up, we have fun together while creating a world class software portfolio. Our culture encourages creativity, welcomes fresh thinking and focuses on growth, so our people, our business, and our customers can achieve their full potential.

Currently we’re recruiting for our summer 2021 Strategic Student Program. Our student positions will allow you to find a career path that most inspires you. Here, you will apply your education to solve real-world problems, and turn theory into practice. At Siemens, our goal is to empower our students to become the next leaders of our company.

Baseline Requirements:

·       Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Authorized to work in the United States without the need for future or current sponsorship by the company
  • Able to work remotely, for 40 hours/week over summer 2021
  • Victorious daily ping pong tournaments
  • Paid volunteer time off
  • Employee discounts at our top customer sites
  • Networking with our global leaders
  • Mentorship from senior engineers
  • Individual career development planning
  • Professional and technical workshops
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Potential for full time offers after university graduation and completion of the program
Position Overview  


Siemens is looking for a talented Web Application Developer  student to be part of the team building the next generation web experiences for our external customers.  In this role you will help build the platform for delivering enterprise content through our most prominent .com sites. You will leverage the latest headless CMS, GraphQL, and static site generation technologies to provide an end-to-end publishing, delivery, measurement, and reporting platform for the Siemens Digital Industry Software division. 


You will be involved in all aspects of delivery including developing infrastructure as code through CloudFormation scripts, implementing automated builds and CI/CD, developing automation test scripts, writing API micro services using NodeJS and ExpressJS and leveraging AWS serverless architecture.  You will work in the latest technologies to deliver a premiere web CMS platform including adoption of the JAM stack. 


You will work in an open workspace collaborative environment as part of a larger Digital Platform team responsible for delivering customer facing applications.  You will have the ability to immediately make an impact as part of a team delivering high visibility and high traffic web applications. 


You will be expected to contribute ideas, concepts, best practices, code reviews, and code development to deliver on tight timelines in a fast paced enterprise application development environment. You should be able to embrace developing software for performance, scale, quality, security, and lowest cost. 




As web application developer, you will be responsible for configuring runtime environment including deployment and scripting. Responsibilities also include build and deployment via setting up CI/CD pipelines with tools like AWS CodeBuild and CodePipeline. You will be responsible for code development using Git workflow. Code projects include enterprise UX application built on React, GraphQL, analytics services, serverless AWS Lambda and Kinesis, and use of AWS Elasticsearch.  You should have a strong grasp on building secure web applications.  


Detailed responsibilities include: 

  • Develop code managed infrastructure though deployment scripts such as Cloudformation, Chef, Puppet 

  • Write APM tests for continuous monitoring and alerting leveraging AWS Cloudwatch 

  • Implement new customer facing features and applications in ReactJS 

  • Work with creative designers to implement click-through prototypes 

  • Develop supporting APIs leveraging ExpressJS, NodeJS, AWS Lambda, Kinesis, AWS SAM, GraphQL 

  • Develop unit tests including use of Mocha, Jest, Chai 

  • Develop in Git workflow participating in code peer reviews 

  • Implement build and deployment scripts including setting up CI/CD pipelines 

  • Develop to 12-factor application guidelines including developing for performance optimization and scale 


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience 

  • Bachelor of Science in computer science or related  

  • Front-end web application development using MVC design pattern 

  • API development 

  • Primary responsibility is code development, agile methodology, team environment 

  • Advanced use of Javascript including view frameworks in multiple projects 

  • Demonstrated problem solving and debugging skills 

  • Ability to interpret ambiguous business requirements  

  • Knowledge of SDLC, serverless architecture, design patterns, building 12-factor applications 

  • Experience with agile methodologies and Git workflow 

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Job Type: Full-time

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