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Location: Ebikon, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Job ID: 55726 

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 Engineer 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. In this role, you help us in creating the next generation of diagnostics and maintenance tools for elevators on mobile and PC as well as building management integration products and other elevator surrounding features. Main tasks 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
  • Collaborate with internal and external software teams and provide support when required
  • Contribute to the definition of sprint plans and development roadmaps
  • 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, passionate and reliable team player with strong analytical skills who wants to help fulfill Schindler's ambitions with your entrepreneurial mindset and your integrative thinking. Further requirements include:


  • Degree in computer science and/or software development
  • First experience in software engineering and with test automation and unit testing frameworks
  • Excellent system and software architecture experience
  • Strong .NET software engineering capabilities and knowledge of Python, HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Strong experience with modern software development tools (e.g., JIRA and Git) and agile development practices
  • Good understanding of technology landscape and trends in embedded systems, edge computing, mobile application, cloud service, and IoT
  • Knowledge of secure software development

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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