Senior Software Engineer - Windows Application Developer

REQ: REQ-111172 Engineering

  • Houston, TX, United States
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Panasonic – Sr Software Engineer - Windows Application Developer

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What You’ll Get to Do:

Under general direction, participates as a high-level technical expert to apply a broad understanding of theories and principles of computer science, engineering, and technologies to create software solutions. Analyzes, decomposes, and specifies requirements based upon understanding of business applications and engineering principles

Software Development Activities:

  • Provide technical leadership to the organization and development team for the successful implementation and test of product features.
  • Act as a technical consultant to Product Management, Support, Services, and Testing organizations, as well as to other development teams.
  • Contribute significantly to product roadmaps, estimation, planning, identification of risks and issues, and development status.
  • Define strategies, guidelines, and goals for integration of components, product testing, and acceptance testing.
  • Perform high-level requirements analysis and decomposition to assist with defining product architecture, requirements, and design, as well as system solutions.
  • Able to develop and implement detailed and complex solutions for video technologies and applications.
  • Analyze customer needs by prototyping concepts, then implementing production applications, based on feedback, to deliver high quality solutions that delight the customer.
  • Collaborate with other departments to define and develop UX designs and software interfaces between VMS solutions and other solutions such as analytics.
  • May act as team leader on less complex projects and assist in the planning and coordination of projects.
  • Employ software engineering methods and practices to create artifacts and documentation for the implementation and support of software products to convey an engineered solution to other developers and engineers.
  • Demonstrate understanding and adherence to the software development process.

Software Support Activities:

  • Perform maintenance on existing software products.
  • Provide necessary development support to resolve bugs and issues.
  • Work with Quality Assurance, Technical Support, and other developers to resolve bugs and issues.
  • Independently resolve customer complaints with software and respond to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.

Documentation, Collaboration, Coordination and Training:

  • Support the creation of documentation, which may include user manuals, help documentation, tool tips, and training material.
  • Assist in training less-experienced software staff.
  • Make suggestions for problem solutions or software enhancements.
  • Work with software test teams to design and develop testing strategies.

Process and Quality:

  • Actively engage in process improvements, quality initiatives, and execution of established processes.
  • Assist with the definition, implementation, assessment, measurement, management, change, and improvement of the software process.
  • Identify and assist in the management of intellectual property, third-party software, re-use, and compliance.

What You’ll Bring:

Education & Experience:

  • BS Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • MS Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience developing software in a professional or commercial environment.
  • Experience participating in all phases of the software development lifecycle including requirements, design, coding, and testing.
  • Proficiency in C#, VB.NET and WPF programming languages in a Windows environment.
  • Experience integrating third-party software and hardware using third party SDKs and APIs.
  • Development experience utilizing Microsoft SQL Server and SQL scripts.
  • Solid experience with Microsoft Visual Studio and TFS.
  • Experience working with offshore development teams in a lead position is desirable.
  • Development experience of video processing software is desirable.
  • Knowledge of video analytics and AI solutions is a plus.

 

Problem Solving:

  • Ability to prioritize and perform work independently.
  • Ability to independently resolve complex product and system issues.
  • Ability to translate requirements into a solid design and implementation.
  • Understanding of software engineering design principles and algorithms with the ability to translate design and analysis into code.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Strong diagnostic skills to track, trouble-shoot, and solve issues.

 

Other Requirements:

  • Occasional travel, including international.

 

What We Offer:

Family like environment with an entrepreneurial spirit  Collaborative culture that thrives on innovation and new ideas  Rewards and recognition for great achievements  Growth opportunities for career development  Flexible work arrangements to help balance life and work  Competitive benefits and compensation package     Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy.  All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America. 

 

 

REQ: REQ-111172 Engineering

  • Houston, TX, United States
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