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Location: Ebikon, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Job ID: 59714 

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

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


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

In this exciting role, you lead the definition and refinement of software architecture for IoT edge devices interacting with elevators and escalators as well as building management systems and other elevator surrounding ecosystems. You contribute to the Agile development of features as a part of an international, globally distributed software engineering team.

Main challenges include:

  • Design, develop, and maintain applications, digital products and APIs 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
  • 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
  • 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 with strong analytical skills and integrative thinking. You are a quick learner, open minded for new technologies and a generator of innovative ideas.


Furthermore, you have the following qualifications:

  • Degree in computer science and/or software development
  • Experience in software engineering in an multicultural and distributed environment with changing priorities
  • Knowledge of secure software development practices and principles and how to apply state-of-the-art software engineering practices for IoT devices
  • Experience with test automation and unit testing frameworks
  • Strong software engineering capabilities (C#/.NET, Python, Azure IoT, MQTT, ZeroMQ, embedded Linux)
  • Good understanding of the technology landscape and trends in embedded systems, edge computing, mobile applications, cloud services, and IoT
  • Strong experience with modern software development tools (e.g., JIRA and Git) and Agile development practices
  • 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:

  • Great opportunity to work with a committed and dynamic team to shape Schindler future applications
  • Career development opportunities
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work hours
  • Possibility to work from home
  • Rail check benefits
  • Free parking possibilities

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).



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