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Software Development Engineer

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Engineering


Job Description

Job Summary

Based in Cedarburg or Madison, WI and with minimal supervision, the Software Development Engineer will design and maintain software applications used in Laird products; utilizing a broad knowledge level of software development processes. The person filling this role will also support both our Field Application Engineers as well as our Customers.

Responsibilities
  • Leads software development projects following a formal process, including software design, development, code reviews, use of software standards, and testing
  • Provides broad application support, analysis, and design related to applications running expansive business systems/functions globally
  • Coordinates the design, development and testing of new applications, as well as interfaces
  • Prepares, reviews and approves documents, including requirements analysis, design, unit testing plans, release notes and user guides etc.
  • May interact with clients to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications
  • Collaborates effectively with other groups and business partners
  • Delivers training, supervision and mentoring to the software development team
  • Investigates, recommends and implements new technologies
Requirements
  • Rich knowledge on defining project scope, deliverables and team requirements
  • Ability to lead project teams and deliver results against milestones and deliverables
  • Proficient with various technology, which may include: ASP, .NET, C, C++, C#, SQL
  • Able to work successfully in a deadline-driven, fast paced environment and effectively multi-task priorities in a team-oriented environment
  • Must be flexible and able to adapt to changing requirements and schedules
  • Demonstrates problem solving skills with the ability to think strategically
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Xamarin development experience is preferred
  • Embedded firmware development experience is preferred
Education & Experience Requested
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
  • Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in software development
  • Proficient in both embedded (C language) firmware, and also C#, including Xamarin (preferred)
Other

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Laird does not discriminate in hiring or in the terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity, citizenship or other categories protected by federal, state or local laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.