Offers “Procter & Gamble”

Expires soon Procter & Gamble

Software Developer PLC (m/f/d)

  • Praktikum
  • Kronberg, GERMANY

Job description

Are you passionate about an exciting career in PLC Software Engineering? Are you ready to develop new automation concepts for manufacturing equipment? If you relish a culture in which your development is key and you feel a hunger to learn, a dedication to lead, and a passion to win – this position is for you!



From its foundation 185 years ago as a soap and candle start-up, P&G today is a leading consumer goods company. We are home to iconic, trusted brands that touch 5 billion consumers worldwide and make life a little bit easier in small but meaningful ways.


We want you to bring your insight, creativity, and passion to join our dedicated teams who have helped us grow into a global company.


Our people are our greatest asset : with our philosophy of promotion from within, we place strong emphasis on employee development and are committed to finding and fostering world-class talent. Learn from our inspiring leaders, shape our supportive and welcoming culture, and place your personal development at the core of your work!


At P&G PTT – Production & Test Technologies, we develop, design and build automation and test equipment for different business units. This includes the conceptual development and realization of fully automated manufacturing lines as well as the development of single manufacturing & testing cells, semi-automated and manual workplaces & stand-alone test equipment.

New automation concepts needs to be developed in collaboration with the mechanical design group. Software architecture needs to be developed with focus on safety- and functional aspects and needs to be further developed in structured software.

The electrical concepts and designs need to be adopted. For upgrading, refurbishing of existing manufacturing lines a software evaluation of the existing program needs to be done to develop a reliable software upgrade scenario.

In cooperation with the process engineer the machine sequences needs to be optimized, reflecting the specification in terms of machine safety, quality and reliability aspects. The software planning work for equipment realization needs to be coordinated with other supporting functions. External programmers have to be trained, coordinated and supported.

Job Qualifications


A qualification as a state-certified technician or master craftsman with several years of professional experience or a bachelor’s degree with strong academic results in electrical engineering and automation technology.

Expertise in the field of software development design (design, develop, implement, test, document) with focus on embedded and real time systems (Siemens S7-1500 TIA-Portal).

Ability to provide strong and structured control systems development including design & programming of various operations, such as component assembly & testing, motion control and robotics.

Knowledge and application experience of PLC’s safety control systems, HMI design, serial interfaces (e.g. RS232), Ethernet and Profinet networks and switches.

You work effectively with diverse groups of people by embracing creativity, innovation, and initiative.

You can communicate proficiently in English and German (written and spoken).


To optimally prepare for our online assessment & interviews, make sure you fully understand  our application process.

Please ensure you provide:


Copy of Master Craftsman Qualification Certificate, university diploma or equivalent experience and transcript

Copy of relevant work, internship and volunteering certificates or reference letters

Please upload all documents in the "CV/Resume" field. Incomplete applications may lead to delays in the recruitment process.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. At P&G, we strive to build a culture where everyone feels welcome, included, and able to bring their full selves to work.

We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process. Please click  here  if you require an accommodation during the application process. Please make sure to wait to hear back from us regarding your accommodation before proceeding with the online assessment, we thank you in advance for your patience.  

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