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Software Design Engineer

  • Internship
  • Ashby (Leicestershire)

Job description

Software Design Engineer
Location - Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Business Unit - Digital Energy Centre of Excellence

Make the most of your energy in a career at Schneider Electric

At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.
We provide energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.
We are committed to unleash the infinite possibilities of an open, global, innovative community that is passionate about our Meaningful Purpose, Inclusive and Empowered values.

Are you our next Software Design Engineer ? Based out of our Ashby-de-la-Zouch office, Schneider Electric has a great opportunity for the right person to join our well-established Digital Energy Centre of Excellence team as a Software Design Engineer .

See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric:


Your Mission:
You will be required to have both a high level of coding abilities along with some artistic flair to provide applications and user interfaces which meet with our brand standards and engage our customers.
The team you will work with has a wealth of experience in many different coding languages and support developments in C/C++, C#, PHP, ASP.net, HTML, JavaScript and MSSQL most recently designing, developing and deploying solutions utilising the full Azure service stack.
You will be expected to fully immerse yourself into the Schneider Electric product set to better understand our Customers' needs. This will include not only Classroom and eLearning but from time to time visiting our Customers and being an ambassador for the team. You will be expected to fully immerse yourself into the Schneider Electric product set to better understand our Customers' needs. This will include not only classroom and eLearning but from time to time visiting our Customers and being an ambassador for the team.

What do you get to do in this position?

• Participate in technical specifications for components to be developed internally or by external contributors to the platform
• Actively contribute to C/C++ and C# Applications and maintain the full Application Life-Cycle.
• Evaluate new technologies that can be integrated in the platform by creating proof of concepts
• Participate in the development and testing of Software libraries for the platform
• Ensure maintenance and bug fixing on all software components
• Be the interface between the users and external vendors
• Provide support for line of business and teammates on your software components for integration in their products
• Pluralsight subscription
• MSDN Professional/Ultimate Subscription (depending on requirements)

This role might be for you if?

• Passionate about learning and staying up to date with the latest technologies.
• A willingness to learn the full Schneider Electric product set; ranging from Power, Data Centres and Building Automation to Industrial Applications and Data Analytics.
• BSc in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical engineering or related field.
• 5 or more years' experience in development with: Modern Programming Language (I.e. C/C++, C#)
• Visual Studio.
• Care deeply about clean and maintainable code.
• Have a positive attitude.
• Git
• Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills and customer oriented.
• Ability to work well individually and in a highly collaborative, multi-site team.


• Familiar with Agile development methodology
• ALM tools such as Azure DevOps
• Unit test frameworks and tools: NUnit, xUnit, ReSharper
• Familiar with NuGet Repositories and Jenkins Build Servers

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond.

What we can offer you?

• Competitive Salary
• Company Pension Scheme
• Bonus Incentive Scheme
• MSDN Subscription (Professional/Ultimate)
• Pluralsight Subscription
• You can look forward to growing your career in a dynamic workplace with significant
personal responsibility and attractive development opportunities
• Flexible working models to ensure a balance of family and working life
• Optimal support on your career path through regular training opportunities
• A dynamic and personal atmosphere, working with a global energised team
• A company culture that encourages performance and cooperation

Diversity is our heritage and our future. Be a part of it.

At Schneider Electric, Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of our organisation, it's an integral part of our history, culture and identity. We recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our communities and the customers we serve. As a result, our teams are stronger to drive the company's future.
We are always open to a conversation around flexible working.

Please submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled.

If our recruiting team determines your background may be a good match for this position, we'll contact you directly regarding the next steps in the process.

You know about us, so let us learn about you! Apply today.

We look forward to receiving your application via our online job portal.

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