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Associate Automation Engineer
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Itron, Inc. | Spokane, WA
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Associate Automation Engineer - 1600651


The forefront of a rapidly evolving global industry-not to mention one that is foundational to cities and communities around the world-is a good place to find interesting and fulfilling work. You'll be working to connect utility infrastructure to the world, make data usable and insightful, and tackle some serious performance-based challenges as more and more devices plug in to the internet of things (needless to say, when you're collecting data from millions of points, every second counts). At Itron, our teams are helping create the foundation for a more resourceful world.

Itron's corporate office in Liberty Lake, WA is seeking a motivated Automation Engineer with heavy programming and software development skills. Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, or Internet-related computer programs. Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications. Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. May interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.
- Work as a member of a software development team and participate in team projects.
- Assist in design, development and troubleshooting of software sub-systems.
- Complete deliverables in identified schedules.
- Assist with problem investigation and resolution.
- Assist in implementing software process improvements.
- Collaborate with other development and test engineers during design, development, troubleshooting, deployment and maintenance.
- Review, verify and produce quality technical documentation.
- Assist with software configuration management, software lifecycle & defect management.

Requires no professional experience: Entry point for college graduate. Experience with object oriented and structured analysis & design preferred. Programming development skills in C#, C++, Java, Python, SQL, Oracle or similar.

Education: Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience
Travel: 1-10%
Physical Demands: This is a typical office job, with no special physical requirements or unusual work environment.


Itron is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, medical condition, veteran status, disability, genetic information or other characteristics protected by law. If you require an accommodation in order to apply to this position, please contact your local recruiting representative at 1-800-635-5461 or email Accessibility@itron.com.

Region: North America
Primary Location: Spokane/Liberty Lake
Employee Status: Regular
TAG: R&D, Software Eng
Job: Research & Development

ID: 001

About Itron, Inc.

Itron, Inc. (Itron), provides a portfolio of products and services to utilities for the energy and water markets throughout the world. The Company is a provider of metering, data collection and software. Itron has two business segments: Itron North America and Actaris. Itron North America generates the majority of its revenue in the United States and Canada, and offers electric meters, electric, gas and water automated meter reading (AMR) and advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) systems, software and services. Actaris generates the majority of its revenue in Europe, Africa, South America and Asia, and offers electricity, gas and water meters, AMR and AMI systems and services. (Source: 10-K)