Senior Embedded Software Developer - Intelligent Traffic Systems

Job Description

As a Senior Embedded Software Developer at Siemens Intelligent Traffic Systems (ITS), you will be responsible for shaping the future of mobility by joining an R&D team in the domain of Traffic Control Devices that support our nation’s infrastructure. These customer-facing industrial products interact with sensors and signals at each intersection and effectively act as an IoT device. Traffic controllers have interfaces to other on-site devices such as V2I/V2X Roadside Units (RSU) or detectors, communicating with a central system to control and optimize the flow of traffic in metropolitan areas. You will join an established agile software team that is primarily dedicated to developing traffic control applications for our core products. You will participate in solving real-world problems by creating innovative yet reliable software and system solutions. You will have the opportunity to build your skillset and gain experience in the traffic and mobility domain while developing high-quality software, contributing to the safety of drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists while improving travel times across the nation. At Siemens, our mission is to make life better for people – positively impacting the quality of life of millions of American drivers by making traffic flow safely and efficiently. 

▪ Elicit user and technical requirements using our UX process together with systems engineers 
▪ Define a suitable design and test approach to meet quality and reliability expectations 
▪ Develop the traffic control codebase in light of customer expectations and industry standards 
▪ Identify and optimize system-level code, enabling communication across several network protocols 
▪ Improve the integration and simulation environment and increase test depth and automation 
▪ Innovate and enable future product options and build bench strength for long-term growth 
▪ Contribute to product success and excel with a dynamic team in a highly collaborative environment 

Required Education, Skills, and Experience: 
▪ BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a comparable science, technology, or engineering background 
▪ 8+ years of demonstrable experience and impact developing customer-facing SW in a team setting 
▪ 5+ years of demonstrable experience and expert proficiency developing in C 
▪ Advanced understanding of system programming for Linux and low-level communication 
▪ Demonstrable understanding of agile methods, requirements engineering, SW architecture, design patterns, embedded software specifics, test-driven development, integration and system testing 
▪ Proven multitasking ability to work both independently as well as in a team setting 
▪ Outstanding analytical, problem solving, planning, and abstract thinking skills 
▪ Strong attention to detail, proactively driving assignments and tracking tasks 
▪ Creative thinking and innovation skills to define new approaches to issues 

Preferred Education, Skills, and Experience: 
▪ Demonstrable understanding of network protocols, multithreading, and IPC concepts/ methods 
▪ Assembly language experience and knowledge of low-level processor architecture & design 
▪ Demonstrable understanding of SNMP, IoT device management, and related technologies 
▪ Experience with Web technologies such as React, JavaScript/ Node.js, and Web UI design 
▪ Experience in the traffic domain 

Why Siemens? 
▪ Competitive compensation 
▪ Excellent health, vision, and dental plans with many options from which to choose 
▪ All employees receive life insurance, short, and long-term disability coverage 
▪ 401k with 6% company matching 
▪ Education reimbursement programs available 
▪ Extensive product training and professional 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.


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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