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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:


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


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


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

  • 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

  • Review
    product documentation and technical instructions for completeness and accuracy 


What we look for:



  • 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

  • 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




  • 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
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