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Location: Ebikon, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Job ID: 62330 

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 Software Embedded Engineer Corporate R&D (m/f/d) 80-100 %


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

The Senior Software engineer is the key team member to create the next generation of embedded IoT gateways that enable advanced remote monitoring, facilitate building integration and pave the way for ground-breaking new passenger user experience.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Define software components in order to integrate existing installations and latest IoT requirements
  • Design, develop and maintain applications, digital products and API’s for elevator control systems used on a wide scale within Schindler but also by end customers
  • Investigate commercial and open-source software and technology frameworks for their applicability and integrate them
  • Take leading function in Agile software development team
  • Collaborate with internal and external software teams and provide support when required
  • Work with product management and different stakeholders to define and align vision and requirements
  • Contribute to the definition of sprint plans and development roadmaps
  • Provide technical leadership, guidance, and assistance to software engineers in implementation of established architectures and designs
  • Investigate field issues/customer problems and ensure rapid problem solving
  • Ensure quality of implemented functionality by performing code reviews as well as manual and automated unit and integration tests

We Elevate... Your Best Self

You are a self-directed, self-organized, highly responsible, and reliable team player. Your strong analytical and conceptual thinking pair your open mind for new technologies and innovative ideas.


 Further requirements may include:

  • Master’s Degree in computer science and/or software development
  • More than 5 years of experience in application engineering / solution architecture
  • Strong software engineering capabilities (C# / .NET, JIRA, Git, agile development practices, Python, Azure IoT, MQTT, Zero MQ, embedded Linux)
  • Experience with test automation and unit testing frameworks
  • Self-directed, self-organized, highly responsible with team leadership skills
  • Quick learner, open minded for new technologies and a generator of innovative ideas
  • Fluent in English, German is a plus

We Elevate... You

You will get immediate access to a variety of benefits by working for 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
  • Development opportunities: You will start with a job-specific onboarding program and will be supported by us through technical and soft skills development programs
  • Work-life balance: We support you in managing your professional and personal life through flexible working hours
  • Corporate benefits: You will have the opportunity to benefit from attractive employee discounts
  • Diversity: We promote and foster 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. Please send us your complete application documents (CV, Reference Letters and University Diplomas).


At Schindler Group we value inclusion and diversity, and practice equity to create equal opportunities for all. We endeavor that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, ethnic background, color, religious affiliation, union affiliation, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, nationality, genetics and health or disability.



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