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Location: Milan  
Job ID: 54641 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.


Join us as a

Embedded Software Engineer (Functional Safety) m/f/d


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, collaborative and innovative team. In your role you have ownership for the following subjects:


  • Contribute to the development of a novel functional safety concept for a distributed system in collaboration with system, hardware and software teams
  • Specify safety requirements and tests, document to apply for approval with a notified body
  • Contribute to implementation of safety software written in C/C++ (additional knowledge in Python is beneficial)
  • Collaboration with team colleagues locally and remotely e.g. by means of code reviews
  • Extend and maintain the software testing framework OR define field busses and protocols

We Elevate... Your Best Self

Further qualifications may include:


  • Master degree in electrical engineering and/or computer science
  • Some experience or interests in developingand maintaining functional safety devices complying with established functional safety standards
  • Implemented and applied lightweight documentation procedures during development
  • Used to or interested in collaborating in an international, distributed environment with changing priorities
  • Familiar with or interested in the essence and spirit of the requirements of the functional safety codes
  • Preferably has applied the same into a pseudo agile framework mixing traditional evidence to compliance with automatically generated one from CI/CD
  • Used to work with software state of the art development tools such as Git and JIRA
  • Some experience regarding software testing and frameworks OR experience regarding field buses and established protocols
  • Mandatory understanding or design and analysis of real-time and embedded systems
  • Self-directed, self-organized, highly responsible and reliable team player with good analytical skills and open minded for new technologies
  • Mastering Agile development using Scrum/Kanban
  • Fluent in English

We Elevate... You

Benefit from our services as a multi-award-winning TOP employer:


  • Working environment: We offer a position in a future-oriented industry with a diverse product range as well as attractive and performance-related remuneration
  • Development opportunities: You start with a position-specific familiarization and are supported by us through professional and personal training measures
  • Family friendliness: We enable you to conciliate your professional and private life through flexible working hours
  • Corporate benefits: Benefit from our various employee discounts
  • Diversity: We promote a culture of diversity
  • The position is located in Milan city


Only applications submitted in English will be evaluated.



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