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Software Engineer II


Job Summary

Johnson Controls
Milwaukee, WI
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Software Engineer II

About the Job

What you will do:


This individual will be joining the team that performs advanced development solution implementations of Controls, Building Automation System and Smart Building products used by our customers to run their buildings and manage their energy costs. 


Seeking a software engineer for software applications with an emphasis on SOA, Data Access and their interactions with other systems.  This individual must be an analytical thinker with experience in applying design patterns and best practices, structured and disciplined development processes and engineering principles to developing robust, scalable and maintainable solutions that are user friendly and support business priorities.  This individual must be self-motivated and able to perform well in a collaborative team environment.


How you will do it:


•Participate as a member of software development team and lead development in a specific software component to deliver business features and software components according to an established delivery schedules;

•Investigate and analyze new or existing technologies, third party software and development tools to solve technical challenges and issues in order to meet specific design specifications;

•Conduct detailed software designs under the guidance of the technical leadership using well known industry accepted methodologies and tools

•Independently investigate, understand and analyze issues with existing and legacy systems and products to propose fixes for existing issues as well provide assistance to the testing and documentation of such changes

•Independently develop software using industry well known software languages and tools and company established standard and guidelines and industry best practices

•Independently develop software that conforms to the designs, is testable and maintainable;

•Work closely with quality assurance to provide assistance in defining test cases, creating,  reviewing and executing test plans;

•Review product documentation and technical instructions for completeness and accuracy 

What we look for:

Required Skills/Experience


•Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a closely related discipline. 

•Minimum of 3 years fulltime direct hands-on software development experience

•Proficient in Object Oriented, interface driven design and implementation

•Proficient in Microsoft .NET Framework and related development languages and tools

•Proficient in server based web application development utilizing major server side development frameworks such as ASP.NET MVC and WebApi, and related development languages and tools

•Proficient in implementing database driven and service oriented design and architecture

•Understanding modern unit testing practice and major vendor frameworks

•Understanding large scale, multi-threaded and asynchronous design and implementation

•Proficient in Microsoft SQL Server database as a programming platform providing data access and related development languages and tools

•Understanding of web-based communication protocols such as HTTP, HTTPS, Web Socket, UDP etc.

•Understanding of security protocols and models for web-based applications and development framework 

•Understanding of Windows operation system, Windows based web and application server platform and their its security models 

•Experience with source control systems and change management tools (e.g. Git, IBM Rational Synergy, etc.)

•Experience in working within a team and provide one on one coaching and leadership to other team members 

•Excellent oral and written communication skills

•Strong analytical and problem solving skills


Preferred Skills/Experience


•Understanding of mobile operating systems such as iOS and Android

•Understanding of the cloud based computing concept and existing vendor platforms and their capabilities and pros and cons. 

•Knowledge of unmanaged development such as C or C++

•Exposure to BAS products and software


Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/tomorrowneedsyou


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