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Location: Ebikon, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Job ID: 55725 

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.


Schindler is one of the world's leading suppliers of elevators, escalators and moving walkways. We employ talented individuals in over 100 countries worldwide to design, develop, install, maintain and modernize the mobility systems that keep the world's urban population on the move. We offer a dynamic, forward-looking work environment that enables our employees to innovate and excel in their chosen fields.


Join us as a

Senior C++ Developer m/f/d (80 - 100 %)


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

You play a key part in fulfilling Schindler’s aspiration to build the Next Gen Elevator Control System, a digital ecosystem powering future elevator systems and surrounding cloud-enabled applications. You help us to design, develop and maintain embedded software for elevator control systems as part of an international, globally distributed software engineering team. Main tasks include:


  • Specification, design, implementation of embedded software components using state-of-the-art design principles
  • Maintenance, extension and re-engineering of existing components
  • Investigation of defects reported by testing and rapid problem solving
  • Collaboration with team colleagues locally and remotely, e.g. design new functions and perform code reviews.
  • Ensure quality of implemented functionality by collaborating with requirement engineering team and testing team as well as implementing automated tests

We Elevate... Your Best Self

You are a Self-directed and self-organized, highly responsible and reliable team player with good analytics skills and with an open mind for new
technologies. You are used to collaborate in an international, distributed environment with changing priorities. Further requirements may include:


  • Degree in computer science and/or software development
  • Sound experience in developing and maintaining embedded controls software solutions
  • Proficient in software architecture and design, OO-programming in C++, C, unit testing and scripting
  • Good knowledge of software development tools such as Git and JIRA.
  • Familiar with agile development using Scrum/Kanban
  • Preferrably experienced in real-time systems and embedded Linux

We Elevate... You

Benefit from our services as a TOP employer:

  • We offer a position in a future-oriented industry with a diverse product range as well as attractive and performance-related remuneration
  • You will work in a state-of-the-art environment on our Campus in Ebikon
  • 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
  • Health: Your health is important to us - Benefit from a variety of measures including prevention courses, cooperations with fitness studios and in-house sporting events
  • Corporate benefits: Benefit from our various employee discounts
  • Diversity: We promote a culture of diversity 

Can You Elevate Us?

Be part of a highly driven organization where high performance connects people and is a vital part of achieving strong business results. Send us your application. If you have any question on this position, please contact Carlos Arturo Pintado Cesar (recruiting.ch@schindler.com).




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