Software Applications Engineer, R&D - Smart Buildings

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!

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.

What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
Before our software developers write even a single line of code, they strive to understand what drives our customers. What is their environment or user story based on? Implementation means – trying, testing, and improving outcomes until a final solution emerges.

As an Application Engineer at Siemens Smart Infrastructure, you will collaborate across interdisciplinary teams to improve and develop software products for the commercial HVAC market.


  • Design software applications for building automation components and sub-systems that integrate with hardware devices.
  • Complete the development of software test requirements (unit and integration); Deploys selected software testing methods in standard environments and reports results
  • Write user documentation for internal process and external customer support.
  • Partner with Product Management to understand Features and market requirements to better implement product designs.
  • Apply current software practices for product design and model documentation.
  • Collaborate in international, multi-site development in an agile environment.
  • Applies Siemens development processes.
  • Committed and ambitious to learn; keen to develop skills to stay ahead of technology trends.
  • Pinpoints the actual cause of problems and actively searches for novel approaches

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • University degree in Computer Science preferred, or equivalent.
  • 2-5 years of current practical experience in software development, documentation, and test-focused design.
  • Proven proficiency of full stack technologies (Angular, JavaScript, TypeScript, Bootstrap, Node.js etc.).
  • Coding expertise in C++, Java/J2EE, or Go with a “code it right the first time” attitude!
  • Proven proficiency and experience with Linux and Docker
  • Keen to deliver quality services in every aspect.
  • Excellent Communication.

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.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, and Experience

  • Experience wiring electrical devices
  • Knowledge of BACnet protocol
  • Experience with FIN Framework
  • Experience with Niagara Framework
  • Experience with Embedded Controllers and Devices


  • 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

"At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow‘s reality. Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:"


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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