Embedded Software Engineer

Rockwell Automation   •  

Milwaukee, WI

Industry: Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 51 days ago

Rockwell Automation is looking for an innovative engineer to join our global embedded software organization based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In this role, you will have the opportunity grow your career in embedded software by solving challenging problems using modern technologies, tools, and practices.
Essential Functions

  • Develop safety- and security-critical embedded software for new Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Work in a variety of hardware and software environments, ranging from commercial off-the-shelf to custom System on Chip architectures, and from general purpose to embedded real-time operating systems
  • Use modern continuous integration and development tools, and promote continuous improvement of engineering tools and practices across the global development organization
  • Participate as a member of an agile team within the Scaled Agile Framework, promoting agile practices within the team
  • Perform detailed-level design and implementation of controller features and subsystems with technical guidance from senior engineering personnel
  • Participate in all aspects of the embedded software quality process, including design and code review, and developing unit and functional testware
  • Implement automated tests; expand and improve automated test coverage, practices, and procedures

EOE, M/F/Disabled, Vet



Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar related technical discipline, or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master's Degree and graduating by Spring or December 2019
  • Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of software engineering experience in a professional setting, or an equivalent graduate degree
  • Experience developing software for embedded systems, especially using an embedded RTOS or Linux
  • Experience debugging software systems using either an on-chip debugger, or a software based debugger such as GDB
  • Experience developing automated tests and tools in a high level language such as Python
  • Knowledge of industrial protocols, especially Common Industrial Protocol (CIP)
  • Knowledge of communication protocols and technologies such as Ethernet, USB, or PCI Express
  • Experience developing device drivers or other similar low-level embedded software
  • Knowledge of modern Intel and ARM architectures
  • Advanced coursework related to software engineering, embedded systems, operating systems, or computer architecture