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Software Engineer I

February 27, 2023

Swisslog, provider of integrated logistics solutions, is looking for a dedicated and innovative person to strengthen its Software Implementation team.

• The Software Engineer I is an entry level position performing software development work on applications primarily using Java/JEE, EJB, JPA and JSF, frontend and backend solutions, OO-Design, JAVA architectures and SQL Server database programming knowledge (SQL).
• Works in small team sizes (4-6) on projects which run up to 18 months in duration.
• Expected to be a self-starter, fast learner, and self-motivated.
• Expected to take on tasks with specific and limited scope and follow them through to completion.

Short Facts

  • Newport News, VA
    Newport News, VA, USA
  • Software Development
    Software Development
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position

Make an impact

  • Perform software development work on applications
  • Participate in requirements gathering, system analysis
  • Provide implementation designs
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Provide required support to post-development phases of projects, such as acceptance testing, integration, and system commissioning.
  • Participate in production support efforts
  • Liaise with members of other teams both internal and external to Swisslog

Bring to the team

  • BS degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or applicable work experience / education.
  • Must be U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Experience with object-oriented programming, Java preferred.
  • Good understanding of all phases of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Java/JEE, OO-Design and Java architectures
  • Good relational database design and programming knowledge
    • RDBMS concepts
    • JDBC and SQL
  • Experience in developing and testing software in accordance with design requirements
  • May require travel     
  • Database training, Java training / certifications is desirable
  • Experience in the logistics and warehouse distribution solutions industry
  • Experience in Java web application development
  • Experience with SOAP and REST web services
  • Experience with application servers such as WebLogic, Wildfly, etc.
  • Java development experience with:
    • Eclipse development environment and Maven build automation
    • Java collections and generics
    • Servlets Basics
    • HTTP, HTML
    • CSS Basics
    • JSF
    • Web Development Basics
    • Enterprise Java Beans
    • Java Persistence API
    • Java Message Service (JMS)
  • Experience with Java/J2EE application server environments such as WebLogic, Wildfly, etc.
  • Unix shell scripting

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

Flexible Working Options
Diversity & Inclusion
Great Team Spirit

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

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