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Sr. Software Engineer

Date: Mar 18, 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 Sr. Software Engineer at MTS, 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 Application Software Platforms group and will be responsible for all aspects of delivering industry-leading product and platform solutions.  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.





  • Design, develop, enhance and maintain the Application software platform and the applications built upon it
  • Actively engage in the development process, including leading and participating in regular peer reviews
  • Provide mentoring to fellow team members
  • Provide technical support to internal and external customers
  • Be responsible for the health and maintainability of our codebase
  • Act as lead on individual and team projects, driving to successful delivery


Minimum Requirements:


  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • 9+ years progressively demanding experience designing and developing applications using the Microsoft desktop application stack
  • Proficient with C#, WPF WinForms 
  • Solid understanding of multi-tier architectures
  • Proficiency with .NET framework
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative, team-oriented environment



  • Background in an engineering domain or experience with complex mechanical systems
  • Experience with Agile Software development is highly desirable
  • Experience with Git / GitHub
  • Experience with Silverlight and strong background using the MVVM design pattern



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.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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