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Senior Software Developer - Rail Automation

Louisville, KY
**Senior Software Developer - Rail Automation**

Locations:Louisville, Kentucky

Job Family: Research & Development


English (US)

**Job Description**

**Division:** Mobility

**Business Unit:** Mobility Management

**Requisition Number:** 218177

**Primary Location:** United States-Kentucky-Louisville

**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular

**Experience Level:** Senior level

**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree

**Travel Required:** 5%

**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 Rail Automation**

Siemens Rail Automation supplies railway markets around the world with solutions and turnkey installations for railway automation and telecommunication. Our customers are infrastructure operators and mainline railways all round the world as well as industrial railways and public transport authorities in cities and megacities.

Our products and systems are used for automating our customers' operations management processes and thus make a considerable contribution to improving their economic situation in particular and mobility in general. We are looking for the best talent to shape the technology of the future. Come build your career in one of the best companies in the world!

**Position Overview:**

Siemens Rail Automation is hiring for a Senior Software Engineer to support our Product and Manufacturing operations of R&D. In this role, you will support Testing and Field Service Operations to drive the strategy for software architecture and the software/hardware interfaces during all phases of development for high level and complex projects. This will include development inception to project completion, process improvement and maintenance applying generally accepted design, coding and testing standards and techniques; including requirements and specification requirements.


+ Provide technical direction and decisions for complex and broad reaching projects on all software platforms including: Operation Systems, Development Tools, Compilers, Testing tools, etc., to ensure technical standards are met according to company and regulatory standards.

+ Interface with other members of the rail R&D community for software design and platform development.

+ Work with management to provide technical input on budgeting, financial planning, cost estimates, proposals, schedule creation, schedule leveling, schedule maintenance and technical coordination of multiple and complex high level projects.

+ Responsible for the overall vision and strategy for converting system requirements and business objectives into technical strategies.

+ Communicates project status, regular project updates and technical needs with management on complex, high level projects.

+ Provide formal mentoring and technical leadership for other members within R&D group.

+ Leads and mentors team in identifying, quantifying and mitigating risk.

+ Provide feasibility, concept providing and prototyping, designing, coding, testing, debugging, configuring and documenting software.

+ Develop and lead new conceptual ideas for future product developments.

**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:**

+ Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related degree. Masters degree preferred.

+ At least 8 years relevant experience in software development including writing requirements, design and test documents. Strong programming skills in C/C++ or other language.

+ 8 years of experience in overall software design including using formal software design methods, Version Control, Defect tracking system or equivalent.

+ Working knowledge of computer, peripherals and the Microsoft Office Software.

+ Expertise in Logic Analyzer, Protocol Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer or other related software simulation/analysis tools.

+ Knowledge of hardware, ability to read hardware schematics and ability to perform minor hardware debugging

+ Working knowledge and experience with rail industry signaling products and their application, as well as AREMA recommendations.

**Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:**

-A competitive base salary

-Excellent health/vision/dental plans, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, and 3 weeks of PTO to start

-Extensive training along with career development

We aim to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming a Senior Software Developer with Siemens Rail Automation, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!

**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.**


**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

**EEO is the Law**

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .


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