Engineering Development Program 2019 - Application Software Engineer - Austin

Engineering Development Program 2019 - Application Software Engineer - Austin
Austin, TX

Job Description

Engineering Development Program - Application Software Engineer - Austin

Do you want real-world, hands-on experience? Are you looking to network with interdisciplinary teams across a company? Do you want to make a positive impact with a global reach?

If so, join Lutron’s Engineering Development Program and you’ll develop the skills and knowledge needed to win in the world of innovation. In this program you will: 

  • Take ownership of real engineering projects, from day one
  • Solve challenging technical problems
  • Get first-hand exposure to various aspect of the business
  • Collaborate with inter-disciplinary engineers, business managers, customers, and suppliers
  • Learn new application software design skills and technologies
  • Innovate with the leading smart home and IoT technologies
  • Foster sustainability , save energy, and protect our environment
  • Provide superior end-to-end user experience with Lutron developed software and hardware
  • …and more!

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

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What you will do at Lutron

  • Use your excellent communication skills to engage cross functional teams while solving complex problems with skill, enthusiasm, and creativity
  • Deliver top-quality software/hardware to the end user by working closely with a team of highly skilled and passionate engineering professionals
  • Collaborate everyday with your team near and far: participate in software review meetings (architecture, design, code, etc.), pair programming, estimate features for the next release, demo the latest features to key stakeholders
  • Achieve your own successes and grow your skills: implement software based on vetted architecture and design documents, incorporate updated graphics from the design team into your app, prepare your application for a functional review, run bench tests, update unit tests and write new ones
  • Learn more from your customers: observe a user research interview run by a UX engineer, staff an industry trade show, work with our tech support team to solve unique field issues, teach a course on our system design and programming software
  • Recruit more co-workers with your drive and determination: volunteer at hackathons, represent Lutron at career fairs, reach out to fellow alumni and former professors
  • Have fun:  join the kayaking club, play soccer after work, stay after work to mentor high school student in Lutron’s Explorer Post


Does this sound interesting to you?

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

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering (or a related major) with at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Strong understanding of object oriented design concepts using modern C++/C#/Java like languages, design patterns, database architecture, network programming, mobile app development,
  • Familiarity with GUI development, Human Computer Interaction concepts
  • Ability to learn the design of distributed systems and development for the IoT (internet of things) quickly
  • Willingness to travel – go to headquarters to touch base with team members and conduct reviews , visit and troubleshoot job sites, oversee manufacturing at other facilities, take offsite training courses
  • Hands-on attitude and strong work ethic
  • Ability to take direction from others while also being able to work independently
  • Self-starting, inquisitive, flexible, multi-tasking


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Lutron Electronics is an Equal Opportunity – Affirmative Action – Employer. We welcome qualified, motivated applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics

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