Software Development Engineer


Shakopee, MN

If you are an experienced Software Development Engineer in Test looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting position for you! You will lead and participate with a small team through the design and implementation of test automation software for world-class pressure and temperature measurement devices. Our products deliver highly accurate pressure and temperature measurements with unmatched reliability to help customers in a variety of industries. In this role you will get to work with engineers from multiple global sites and leverage their combined knowledge to achieve the program objectives. 

In this Role, Your Responsibilities Will Be:

  • Provide project-based technical leadership, coaching, and work direction for two or more software engineers.
  • Closely collaborate with firmware developers. 
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle from requirements definition through post-release activities.
  • Present status updates and metrics to management.
  • Plan test effort and develop test strategies for test automation (90%) and manual testing (10%).
  • Plan, lead, and execute software test development activities which include software test architecture development, test requirements development and execution.
  • Carry out continuous improvement to the software test processes.
Who You Are:

You identify and seize new opportunities. You successfully communicate in various settings: one-on-one, small and large groups, or among divers styles and position levels. You deal constructively with problems that do not have clear solutions or outcomes. You set objectives to align with broader organizational goals. You readily learn and adopt new technologies.

For This Role, You Will Need:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Computer Science from an engineering school
  • Minimum 4 years of applicable experience
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States – Sponsorship will not be provided for this position.
  • Ability to meet with and lead global team members during off hours
  • Knowledge and experience with agile development methodologies 
  • Proven experience providing work direction and leadership to others
  • Ability to travel < 5%
Preferred Qualifications that Set You Apart:
  • ABET-accredited engineering degree
  • Experience working in geographically distributed teams
  • Firmware lead experience
  • Azure DevOps or similar tool experience
  • Knowledge and experience with serial communication protocols like SPI, I2C, USB, etc.
  • Cybersecurity and SIS product development experience (e.g,. IEC61508, IEC62443)
  • Experience with object-oriented programming



Our Offer To You:

We recognize the importance of employee wellbeing and know that to do your best you must have flexible, competitive benefits plans to meet you and your family’s physical, mental, financial, and social needs. We provide, a variety of medical insurance plans, with dental and vision coverage, Employee Assistance Program, profit sharing retirement, tuition reimbursement, employee resource groups, recognition, and much more. Our culture prioritizes work-life balance and offers flexible time off plans, including paid parental leave (maternal and paternal), vacation and holiday leave. 

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their unique experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas and diversity of thoughts, that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers. 

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our  Culture & Values and about Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson

Our training programs and initiatives focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership. We provide a wide range of development opportunities, including face-to-face and virtual training, mentorship and coaching, project management, and on-the-job training.