DHL Supply Chain
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Position: Product Development Engineer Software
Customer: DHL Supply Chain
Grade: RCS K
Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent
Digital Manufacturing is a fast-paced internal start-up within DHL Supply Chain which operates a robotics-as-a-service business model and offers advanced engineering services within DHL. The DM team design, build, install and maintain bespoke and market sourced robotic & automation solutions across the global supply chain business.
We are looking for bright, enthusiastic, and highly capable applicants who will thrive working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, with no two days the same, working at the edge of robotics engineering. Compulsion to solve problems and understand how things work at a fundamental level, curiosity of all things engineering and passion for technology required.
The primary role of the Product Development Software Engineer is to develop scalable web applications supporting Digital Manufacturing’s automation and robotics systems. These web services will include production-line reporting dashboards, robot and conveyor sortation system control centres, processing, analysing & presenting data feeds from deployed sensor technology (IoT), PLCs and Robots.
These services will be made available to external and internal DHL customers. The software engineer will be expected to integrate these services into DHL’s broader IT services landscape (e.g., IT Run/Production environment, IT Security). If this sounds like a team, you’d like to join keep reading.
The key responsibilities in this role include:
Develop and deliver a scalable web applications supporting Digital Manufacturing’s automation and robotics systems integrated into DHL’s IT environment
Collaborate with the engineering team to create bespoke automation solutions, based on customer requirements
Provide engineering support to the service team with advice and remedial actions following investigations of product failures
Ensure that projects are completed with appropriate balance of time, cost, quality.
Ensure adherence to set budgets during project delivery
You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain.
Now here’s what we need from you;
MEng/BEng/Bsc in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science
Extensive experience in software/robotics development activities
A-level or equivalent in three of the following: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Graphic and Industrial Design, Computer Science or Similar
General software development including Web technologies (AZURE, AWS, MySQL, Java script etc)
General knowledge of Linux (creation and management of servers and external clients)
Preferred knowledge of IoT device/server ecosystems to migrate or redevelop current systems to work within DHL Run/Production environment
Preferred knowledge of database replication, multiple VPN servers, cloud processing etc.
What you’ll need to do next?
If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.
We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent, and consistent across the Globe. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.
The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore, we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.
To apply for this job please visit careers.dhl.com.