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Siemens Corp. | Austin, TX
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Job Description

Division: Mobility

Business Unit: Intelligent Traffic Systems

Requisition Number: 223196

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Austin

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Entry level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: No

Division Description:

Siemens Mobility Division

Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.

For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/mobility.htm

Job Description:

Siemens Intelligent Traffic Systems

On highways, down inner city streets, through tunnels and railway crossings, travels an endless stream of cars, trains, buses. Traffic is a complex, nonstop challenge for major city centers and small communities alike. Coordinating traffic, staying on top of its ebbs and flows, is a complex, demanding task for emergency support personnel, city planners and transportation system operators everywhere.

The burden of this task is bringing about significant challenges to the way traffic is managed. Very soon vehicles will communicate with the roadway. Autonomous vehicles are appearing on the road today. At Siemens we are building customer specific solutions to meet this future now.

As a Software Engineer at Siemens Intelligent Traffic Systems (ITS) you will be responsible for shaping this future, by designing and developing software for a unique traffic management system to support a urban areas in North America. This system interacts with the connected field devices (e.g. traffic controllers, UPS, detectors, etc.) and supports the complex decision-making tasks to control and optimizes traffic in metropolitan areas. While working to protect drivers, pedestrians, cyclists, and improve travel times.

You will be part of a small team, working in an AGILE approach. You will have the opportunity to build your experience in the ITS market, while developing leading edge solutions at the same time.

At Siemens we make life better for people, and at Siemens ITS we positively impact the quality of life of millions of American drivers daily by making traffic flow safely and efficiently.

Features and responsibilities of this position include:

* Developing exciting new features for our evolving flagship products
* Exhibit the personality of one who desires to be part of a dynamic AGILE software team in a highly collaborative environment
* Participating in the planning, estimating, and executing of work packages within the framework of a modern iterative software development process
* Participating in reviewing customers' standards, specifications and other documentation to determine software engineering requirements

Required technical skill set:

* Background in C++ programming (2+ years)
* Ability to demonstrate an understanding of HTML, XML, and XSL technologies
* Ability to demonstrate an understanding of OOD (object-oriented design)
* BS/BA in a related discipline, or advanced degree. Typically 2+ years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable.

Desired technical skill set:

* Experience in C#, WPF, and .NET Technology
* Experience programming integrating with 3rd party solutions
* Familiarity with Java and database design a plus
* Experience with client-server systems and distributed software design

Soft skill set:

* Strong Analytical skills
* Strong communication skills to function within an AGILE team setting, fostering collaboration with developers, testers, and stakeholders. As well as communication with the customer to understand his needs

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

About Siemens Corp.

We are a leading international automotive supplier of electronics and mechatronics. As a development partner within the automobile industry, we manufacture a comprehensive spectrum of products relating to the drivetrain, engine management electronics and fuel injection.