Siemens Advanced Back End Software Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Advanced Back End Software Engineer

Locations:Huntsville, Alabama

Job Family: Research & Development

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Job Description

Division: Digital Factory

Business Unit: Product Lifecycle Management-PLM

Requisition Number: 223347

Primary Location: United States-Alabama-Huntsville

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens Digital Factory offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly-integrated hardware software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide. Siemens PLM Software, a Plano, Texas-based business unit of the Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) and manufacturing operations management (MOM) software, systems and services with over nine million licensed seats and more than 77,000 customers worldwide.

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Position Overview

The Software Engineer-Advanced will work with cross-functional teams to develop

products, business processes and online commercialization of cloud applications

and migration of current applications to cloud. Design, develop, modify,

and implement highly available and scalable cloud services for

products. Perform research and development on new cloud technologies

and methodologies.


•Creates, documents, and executes software design, which may involve

significant re-architecture of important systems, defining and coordinating


•Promote innovation through the ability to introduce new technology/knowledge

into at least one area of a product and to cross-functional teams.

•Provide problem resolution and technical leadership for the group.

•Works without supervision on highly complex projects with complete latitude

for independent judgment and technical expertise.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline, or

equivalent study or experience

• 3+ years of professional experience in software development

• Define, design and deliver a distributed automation platform for

compute, storage, database, queuing and other infrastructure

• Understanding of IT concepts - Security best practices and

application – SSH, public key encryption, access credentials and

certificates, SSL, data encryption in motion and at rest

• Experience (one or more years) in designing, developing and deploying

cloud based solution using AWS.

• Understanding of core AWS services, uses, and basic architecture best


• Ability to understand complex products, solutions, and problems.

•Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as:

C++, C#, Java, Python, PHP, Ruby on Rails, NodeJS

• Experience utilizing automation technologies and restful web services –

JSON, Chef, XML, Ruby, Python - or other scripting languages.

•Proactive business skills and strong collaborative skills are required.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

It is highly desirable that the candidate possess one or more of the


• Certified AWS associate level developer

• Designing and deploying dynamically scalable, highly available, fault

tolerant, and reliable applications on AWS

• Selecting appropriateAWS services to design and deploy an

application based on given requirements

• Experience with developing and maintaining applications written for

Amazon S3, DynamoDB, SQS, SNS, Simple Workflow Service, AWS Elastic

Beanstalk, and AWS CloudFormation

• Experience with MongoDB, Redis, Nginx

• Demonstrated leadership skills; ability to work independently with

minimal supervision as part of a globally distributed team

• Proven ability to collaborate effectively across disciplines, product

lines, roles and geographical and time zone boundaries

• Excellent oral/written communication & listening skills will be

necessary to present information, analysis & recommendations to all

levels of employees, including management, and customers.

• High degree of organization to manage & maintain project plans, road

maps & provide accurate updates as part of the review cycle.


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