Engineering Leadership Development Program (Factory Automation)

Job Description

Engineering Leadership Development Program (Factory Automation)

Are you interested in developing the systems and smart solutions that keep cities growing, businesses flourishing and people safe? Here at Siemens, we make real what matters through our inclusive and rewarding work environment. Come be a part of the Engineering Development Program, where you could have the opportunity to be one of our future Engineering leaders.

What is the Engineering Development Program?

The Engineering Leadership Development Program (ELDP) positions you to be an integral part of the Siemens engineering team. Participants will have the opportunity to create new solutions, work with new technologies, engage with customers, and drive the digitalization growth of Siemens through (4) six-month rotational assignments over the course of 2 years. Applicants will apply their expertise and knowledge to help drive the growth of Siemens as applications engineers in the industrial automation space.

Engage in a variety of engineering challenges that consist of designing custom software and hardware architectures, testing and troubleshooting those architectures, working with electromechanical systems and machines, and engaging with cutting edge technologies in the digital IIOT (industrial internet of things).  Utilize world-class simulation tools to pave the way for technical innovation and reduce time to market for our customers. 

This opportunity is a full-time position with benefits and is designed to help you foster a successful career path within Siemens.

Applicants can start either in January or July.

Potential experiences include:
  • Software and hardware systems design
  • Working with customers and internal teams to develop solutions
  • Engineering testing
  • Software testing
  • Project management
  • Technical work and training in Germany is possible

We’re looking for innovative entry-level engineers who are resourceful — true problem solvers who challenge themselves to find the most effective and efficient solutions to complex challenges. We provide a platform for those who want to have an impact on the future and contribute to the successes of the company, our customers and the world.

To apply for the Engineering Development Program, candidates must meet the following requirements:
  • Majors: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science
  • Relocation and Travel: Must be willing to relocate and travel as required by program, as well as travelling for business
  • Organized, self-motivated, effective communication skills, problem-solver
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong programming foundations. Experience can come from any language or environment: Ladder, C#, Python, C/C++, Java, iOS development, Android development, web development, etc.
  • Other beneficial skills (not required): control systems, Ethernet networking, windows app development, power electronics, mechanical statics/dynamics
  • Work Authorization: Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization.
Benefits We Offer
  • Competitive Health Care benefits
  • Retirement Benefits: 401K Matching
  • Paid Vacation and Holiday
  • Employer Stock Investment
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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Recent College Graduate

Full / Part time: Full-time

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