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Software Engineer

Date: Mar 7, 2019

Location: US - MN - Eden Prairie, US

Company: MTS Systems

smart people.

smart ideas.

smart choice.


Transforming what’s possible with cars, aircraft, bridges, wind turbines and space-age materials — this is the kind of work that engineers dream about as kids.


At MTS, we offer a rewarding career path for talented engineers who are willing to work hard, think hard, and commit to solving complex and critical challenges for our customers around the world (many of whom are Fortune 500 companies with names that are likely very familiar to you.) 


As a Software Engineer, you will be part of a product development team that designs and delivers high-quality software that interfaces with complex mechanical testing machines and systems.  The individual in this role will be an integral part of the controls software team and will be responsible for all aspects of delivering industry leading controller software.  The ideal candidate will have an educational background and experience in software development and be passionate about delivering value to our customers in an agile environment.


MTS offers competitive pay, bonus program, a comprehensive benefit package including medical and dental coverage, life insurance, paid-time-off, 401K match, paid holidays, well-being program, employee stock purchase plan, and tuition reimbursement.


Our business is thriving. Our future is exciting. Your potential is unlimited.




Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop the design and implementation of new concepts and features in a complex, object oriented system.
  • Build robust software that provides outstanding customer experience
  • Design, code, test and document software solutions for specific feature requests to solve customer problems.
  • Be involved in the design and implementation of complex control and signal processing algorithms.
  • Work in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software in a fast-paced environment.
  • Provide input on software development best practices in order to support our environment of continuous improvement.
  • Bring your energy and ideas every day to a team on the leading edge of development that demands excellence.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5+ years of professional software engineering experience
  • Demonstrated success as a member of highly technical software teams that deliver high-quality and on-time software products
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver
  • Proficiency with C++, as well as C#
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong controls and signal processing experience
  • Experience with embedded software environments such as VxWorks
  • Hands-on system experience
  • Experience with C#
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum processes

MTS Systems Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, marital status or veteran status.

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