Controls Software Developer (m/f/d)

Company:  Swisslog GmbH

Dortmund, NW, DE

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Where do people love what they do, and being great at what they do?

At Swisslog, that’s where! Our teams are the heart of a world-leading Robotics company that’s harnessing the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics. The result? We’re transforming performance and efficiency for customers across the globe, giving them the vital edge in their markets.


Make an impact

  • As a Controls Software Delevoper in our Light Goods Conveyor Product Center you deliver the product solution, fully tested, commissioned and documented for our international customers. You will work with our different generations of our solution QuickMove.
  • In this role you are responsible for software engineering of control systems for fully automated Warehouse Control Systems and in the same way specification, design, coding and test of controls software is part of your job.
  • Your position as Controls Software Developer is a mixture of office, lab and travelling activities
  • Furthermore you participate in requirements discussions and write specifications for our different solutions in our Light Goods Conveyor Division
  • Our second and third level support for support colleagues is provided by you and in addition to that you represent Swisslog at internal and external meetings.

What you need to succeed

  • You have successfully completed your Electrical/Automation Engineering Bachelor, Master, Technician or comparable experience.
  • Your passion for control technology is reflected in your career or history and you enjoy working with your direct colleagues and from other teams.
  • You have experience in programming with Structured Text language or SCL and in addition to that you are able to read and interpret electrical schematic drawings.
  • Furthermore practical experience of electrical/controls engineering & electrical installation is part of your CV.
  • Excellent word processing and spread sheet skills characterise you.
  • You have sound knowledge of at least one of the following hardware platforms: Beckhoff TwinCAT or Siemens S7.
  • The knowledge of Industrial Ethernet and modern field buses (EtherCAT, PROFINET, PROFIBUS, AS-i), AC drives and design experience of HMI systems would be an asse
  • You have a flexible willingness to travel, which will always be discussed and as a necessary supplement you speak business fluent English and German.



Our promise to you

Swisslog is a world of opportunity for people who can deliver a game changing mission: driving the future of intralogistics, by shaping an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value.

Join us on this journey and you’ll be part of a global enterprise that’s proud of its Swiss roots - and hugely excited by the worldwide opportunities open to everyone in the Swisslog family. So come and realize your potential, in a team that’s united by passion and driven by the OneSwisslog team spirit.


About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the future of intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we work on the latest technologies that are reimagining the world of logistics. We’re a team of 2,900 experts from 50 countries, serving some of the world's largest and most exciting brands. Together, we’re implementing smart and innovative approaches - including flexible robot-based and data-driven automation solutions that are transforming the supply chain. So join our team and share your unique perspective.


Join the journey!

If you think a career with Swisslog could be what you are looking for, we´d love to hear from you.

We´re looking forward to receiving your application!