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Robotic Engineer (m/f/d)

June 17, 2024


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.  

Short Facts

  • Dortmund
    Dortmund, Germany
  • Swisslog
    Swisslog, hybrid
  • Engineering
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position


Make an impact
  • As Robotic Software Engineer you’ll be responsible for the concept developmentarchitecture, implementation, testing and commissioning of robotic software application and hardware solutions.
  • Furthermore you’ll be responsible for delivering fully working robotic software solution to our realization projects.
  • You’ll also be part of our onsite commissioning team during the commissioning and ramp up phase deployment of the projects solutions developed.
  • Your tasks also include developing customer project-specific software, and you’ll support projects integration both onsite and from office in Dortmund.
  • You’ll elaborate concepts in a mechatronic way of thinking by inlcuding PLC software engineering, mechanical engineering and electrical engineering teams in solutions development and optimization of existing products.
  • As Robotic Software Engineer you’ll proactively explores new technologies, innovative ideas, and concepts in the fields of automation and robotics.
  • Further you’ll follow the development process and supports framework integration, introduces or improves the development tools.

Application Requirements

What you need to succeed
  • The cornerstone of your profile is a completed vocational training as a mechatronics technician, electronics technician in automation technology or comparable training.
  • Or completed studies in the field of Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics or equivalent.
  • In addition, you ideally already have professional experience in the field of robot commissioning and the programming of robots (KRL KUKA).
  • You can draw on knowledge from 3-4 years of professional experience. 
  • Initial knowledge of image processing systems and PLC commissioning, especially with Beckhoff TwinCAT3, is desirable.
  • Furthermore, you should be business fluent in English and have good German skills.
  • Your profile is rounded off by an international willingness to travel.

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    Flexible Working Options
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    Global Opportunities
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    Modern Work Environment
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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 3,000+ 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.

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

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