Staff Software Engineer

Plexus Corporation   •  

Boulder, CO

Industry: Manufacturing

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 31 days ago

About the Role
As a Software Engineer at Plexus Engineering Solutions, you will design embedded software for products found in a wide range of industries including Healthcare & Life Sciences, Defense / Security / Aerospace, Networking / Communications, and Industrial / Commercial. You will have the opportunity to work with a team of other Software Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Quality Engineers and Manufacturing Test Engineers. An engineer in this position will participate in all phases of a product’s lifecycle including early concept development, requirements discovery, design, implementation, test and transitioning to manufacturing.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop software and system concepts that satisfy the customer's requirements, utilizing primarily C and C++ programming languages, along with other languages as needed
  • Provide leadership to a team of software engineers, including project planning, task management, mentoring and team motivation
  • Directly interface with customers to clearly and concisely communicate technical information
  • Maintain and deliver controlled software releases to customers by utilizing appropriate configuration management tools
  • Develop and execute software design verification test plans per requirements specifications to ensure prototypes meet design requirements
  • Develop project documentation in accordance with quality and change management procedures and guidelines to ensure project information is properly organized and archived
  • Challenge status quo to continuously improve the software group's capabilities, approach and process
  • Report status to the project manager in an accurate and concise manner
  • Participate in design reviews to ensure quality design output
  • Successfully contribute and interact with a product development team consisting of engineers from various other disciplines (Mechanical, Digital, Analog, Industrial Design and Functional Test)
  • Be familiar with the manufacturing process and understand the needs of the software development team to transfer product designs to manufacturing

Education & Experience
• A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering is required for this position
• Minimum of 10 years industry experience is required for this position assuming education requirements are met


Skills & Abilities

  • Proficiency using lab equipment and debug techniques
  • Strong computer skills, decision making, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess strong analytical skills and knowledge of software design, to include objected oriented design
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment
  • Possess understanding of software design methodology, including Agile Scrum Development

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