Software Engineer (Maplewood, MN)
Location:
Maplewood , Minnesota
Posted:
December 18, 2017
Reference:
R00040336
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Job Description:

3M is seeking an entry-level Software Engineer for the Software Electronic and Mechanical Systems (SEMS) Laboratory, located in Maplewood, Minnesota.

Job Summary:
The person hired for this entry-level position of Software Engineer will design, develop and test software applications for new 3M products and platforms. Teamwork and collaboration within highly adaptive cross functional teams are key elements to success in this position, as Agile methodologies are used to promote rapid and high quality software. Adherence to best practices, such as defined SDLC, unit testing, cybersecurity, etc. are also key expectations of success.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Software design, coding, and debugging software applications
  • Participate in software design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation
  • Work with other software engineers, product owners, quality engineers, and other cross-functional team members to build required systems
  • Adhere to team design and coding procedures and standards
  • Participate in analysis and code reviews
  • Develop software applications based on requirements, architecture, security and design specifications
  • Strong time management and communication skills

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in a science or engineering discipline from an accredited institution
  • Combined experience with software and/or systems development - including academic experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems, development environments and tools.
  • Experience with key RDBMS platforms and related tools such as SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, etc.
  • Knowledge of Big Data Management/Analysis platforms such as Hadoop, Cassandra, MongoDB, R, SAS, SPSS, etc.
  • Experience Microsoft Visual Studio .net and C#, or similar programming environments/languages
  • Experience with Cloud technologies such as Microsoft Azure or Amazon AWS
  • Experience in TFS, TFVC
  • Experience with test automation
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Products (e.g. MS Word, Excel, and Power Point)
  • Excellent troubleshooting, problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to meet predefined deadlines, prioritize work assignments and ensure deliverable dates are met
  • Able to work in a fast-paced and ever changing environment

Location: Maplewood, Minnesota
Travel: May include 10% travel as needed
Relocation Benefits: Are authorized for this position

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