Innovation Leadership Program 2017 - Application Software Engineer-PEN

Innovation Leadership Program 2017 - Application Software Engineer-PEN
Philadelphia, PA

Job Description

Innovation Leadership Program - Project Application Software Engineer - Philadelphia

Join Lutron’s Innovation Leadership Program and you’ll develop the skills and knowledge needed to win in the world of innovation.

  • Immediately join an engineering development team
  • Participate in a monthly forum to share ideas
  • Collaborate with inter-disciplinary engineers, business managers, customers, and suppliers
  • …and more!

Lutron Electronics is the world leader in the design and manufacture of lighting controls, lighting control systems and shading solutions for residential and commercial applications. 

Philadelphia - our newest engineering office

  • Live and work in a vibrant metropolitan area
  • Located on the 12th floor of the FMC building in downtown Philadelphia
  • Restaurants, food trucks and parks all within walking distance
  • A short drive to our engineering headquarters in Coopersburg, PA
  • Be part of building the future of Lutron software engineering

A Day in the Life of a Project Application Software Engineer at Lutron

8:00am    –   Prepare day’s agenda, check and respond to emails, touch base with team at headquarters

8:30am    –   Touch base with supervisor during daily scrum meeting to discuss progress on projects and to review priorities moving forward

9:00am    –   Collaborate with team: design classes and stub out methods for a new iOS mobile app feature that allows homeowners to edit their HVAC temperature set points.

10:30am  –   Lead a webinar class for lighting designers on how to configure Lutron’s advanced lighting systems

12:00pm  –   Have lunch with coworkers and throw a Frisbee around

1:00pm    –   Work at desk: fix and re-run unit tests that failed in last night’s build

2:00pm    –   Work at desk: incorporate new images from the graphics design team into the app to prepare for a functional review

2:30pm    –   Conference call meeting: review design proposal with peers

3:30pm    –   Receive a call from Tech Support, speak to a customer to resolve a unique technical issue

4:00pm    –   Attend a functional conference call review meeting with stakeholders to go over the workflow and aesthetics on the iOS app

6:00pm    –   Meet up with co-workers at the gym


Does this sound like how you would like to spend your day?


If so, Lutron is looking for candidates with the following criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or Math, with at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Strong understanding of object oriented design concepts using C++/C#/Java, experience with GUI development, design patterns, database architecture and network programming; Human Computer Interaction (HCI) experience is a plus; mobile app development experience is a plus
  • Enjoys working collaboratively while also thriving in a leadership position
  • Willingness to travel – visit and troubleshoot job sites, take offsite training courses, accompany a salesperson to showcase new products to a customer
  • Hands-on attitude and strong work ethic
  • Communication skills with all departments and disciplines
  • Ability to take direction from others while also being able to work independently
  • Skillful at solving problems with enthusiasm and creativity
  • Self-starting, inquisitive, flexible, multi-tasking
  • Driven to maintain high standards of quality, even under pressure


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