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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Software Engineer II
thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp,
Location Atlanta

We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.
 
thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

Safety is a core value of our business and our commitment to YOU! It is woven into our culture each and every day.

Your responsibilities

  • Excited about working in a research and innovation center with a small team
  • Must be able to works well under loosely-defined requirements and/or ambiguous situations.
  • Understands that failure is expected and is not afraid to fail fast and fail often, but learn from failures and report out on future improvements to the design or system.
  • Obsesses over customer requirements and delights in matching a customer need with a product or process solution.
  • Constantly looks for ways to deliver innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Interfaces extremely well with internal and external customers.
  • Always willing to learn, to question, and to challenge others in an empowering way.
  • Creates a positive working environment with a can-do attitude and support of all team members.
  • Willing to assist other departments (especially the Product Development Center) with software related questions and technical support.
  • Working environment can vary greatly: office, lab, elevator hoistways, machine rooms, supplier visits, branches

 

Your profile

  • 2+ years’ experience in engineering with a focus in embedded software systems or related field required
  • Embedded programming using the C, C#, C++ software language.
  • Knowledge of other programming languages such as Python, XCode, Java, JavaScript, etc. is a plus.
  • Some understanding of embedded real time kernels or real time operating systems – Linux, GreenHill’s Integrity, etc.
  • Experience with algorithm development and machine learning practices is a plus.
  • Practical experience working with embedded hardware.
  • Able to participate in occasional global research calls as needed that may be outside of normal US working hours.
  • Must have strong trouble shooting and problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to work within multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Must possess strong technical communication and customer service skills.
  • Must be able to link a customer (internal and external) need or problem to a tangible solution. Must be able to convey that solution clearly and effectively.
  • Must possess strong decision making abilities and ability to work well with others.
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office Suite. (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
  • Experience with hands on technical wiring and assembly of mechanical equipment is a plus.
  • Requires working in lab and test tower, therefore all employees must be willing to adhere to all safety procedures and company safety standards.
  • All employees must adhere to corporate compliance policy and will be expected to handle themselves in a professional manner and exhibit responsible behavior.

Education Requirements

  • • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent"
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.
 
thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

Safety is a core value of our business and our commitment to YOU! It is woven into our culture each and every day.

Your responsibilities
  • Excited about working in a research and innovation center with a small team
  • Must be able to works well under loosely-defined requirements and/or ambiguous situations.
  • Understands that failure is expected and is not afraid to fail fast and fail often, but learn from failures and report out on future improvements to the design or system.
  • Obsesses over customer requirements and delights in matching a customer need with a product or process solution.
  • Constantly looks for ways to deliver innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Interfaces extremely well with internal and external customers.
  • Always willing to learn, to question, and to challenge others in an empowering way.
  • Creates a positive working environment with a can-do attitude and support of all team members.
  • Willing to assist other departments (especially the Product Development Center) with software related questions and technical support.
  • Working environment can vary greatly: office, lab, elevator hoistways, machine rooms, supplier visits, branches

 

Your profile
  • 2+ years’ experience in engineering with a focus in embedded software systems or related field required
  • Embedded programming using the C, C#, C++ software language.
  • Knowledge of other programming languages such as Python, XCode, Java, JavaScript, etc. is a plus.
  • Some understanding of embedded real time kernels or real time operating systems – Linux, GreenHill’s Integrity, etc.
  • Experience with algorithm development and machine learning practices is a plus.
  • Practical experience working with embedded hardware.
  • Able to participate in occasional global research calls as needed that may be outside of normal US working hours.
  • Must have strong trouble shooting and problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to work within multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Must possess strong technical communication and customer service skills.
  • Must be able to link a customer (internal and external) need or problem to a tangible solution. Must be able to convey that solution clearly and effectively.
  • Must possess strong decision making abilities and ability to work well with others.
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office Suite. (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
  • Experience with hands on technical wiring and assembly of mechanical equipment is a plus.
  • Requires working in lab and test tower, therefore all employees must be willing to adhere to all safety procedures and company safety standards.
  • All employees must adhere to corporate compliance policy and will be expected to handle themselves in a professional manner and exhibit responsible behavior.

Education Requirements

  • • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent"