Senior Software Engineer PLC

Senior Software Engineer PLC

Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology / Chemical
  • Temporary full time
  • Reference : INT-029515
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  • Region Zug
  • Type of contract Temporary full time
  • Sector of activity Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology / Chemical


As a preferred supplier for Roche Diagnostics Int Ltd in Rotkreuz, we are looking for an individual as

Senior Software Engineer PLC

(contract until 31.12.2022, with possible extension). The earliest start date is asap, latest July. Remote/Home Office will only be limited possible due to the need to work on hardware.

Description of the mission

  • Participate in all phases of software development from feasibility studies through design, development, testing and bug fixing
  • Participate in defining work packages, their estimation, planning, and implementation
  • Execute the assigned work packages correctly, completely and in a timely manner
  • Provide all necessary documentation
  • Review and analyze the source code
  • Review application design, functionality, usability and performance to enhance it
  • Provide work status and issue notification
  • Close interdisciplinary collaboration with project teams
  • Support of Operations during the product transfer phase in software related issues

Required profile

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in software / electrical engineering or similar
  • Experience with B&R Automation PLC environment (very experienced Siemens SPS candidate also an option)
  • Strong understanding of low-level mechatronic systems, including hardware and firmware
  • Proven knowledge of structured text programming
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English (German is the internal language within the team)
  • Motivated and proactive team player with experience in a cross-disciplinary environment and good communication skills
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills

Nice to Have:

  • Preferably work experience in a regulated environment / in the medical industry
  • Experience with Matlab&Simulink modeling, code generating and testing is a plus
  • Experience with the Linux operating system and C++ (high level environment)

Application process

Interested? You can find more information here: Infopackage. Please apply via the "Bewerben" button below and answer all questions, otherwise we will be unable to process your application.


  • Reference INT-029515
  • Published on 13 mai 2022
  • ConsultantMarijke van Engelenburg