(Senior) SPS Software Developer (m/f/d)

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(Senior) SPS Software Developer (m/f/d)

SLM Solutions is an integrated solutions provider and metal additive manufacturing partner. The robust Selective Laser Melting metal additive manufacturing systems optimize fast, reliable and cost-efficient production for complex, completely dense metal parts.
With our approx 500 employees from over 25 nations, SLM Solutions Group AG is headquartered in Lübeck, Germany with offices in China, France, India, Italy, Russia, Singapore and the United States.

Diversity is a part of SLM. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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Position Descriptions: 

Automation for SLM machines is mandatory. The (Senior) SPS Software Developer (m/f/d) works together with the electrical construction department to plan and implement electrical measurement, control and regulation components for the SLM machines. This role is a central point of contact for all automation-relevant aspects, responsible for the implementation of the process and the functionality of the SLM machine.
  • Responsible for the development of professional and innovative software automation solutions for SLM & accessory machines
  • Technical guidance of the SPS (PLC) software team in the development of the software solutions
  • Definition of the development process for the SPS software development
  • Further development of the automation concepts for SLM machines
  • Implementation of functional concepts for the control in SPS software
  • Supporting activities with the integration of the SPS software into the control hardware
  • Support in commissioning the control in the machine

Qualification and Requirements: 

  • Bachelor or Master in Automation Technology, Electrical Engineering, Control Technology or comparable training
  • 5+ years of experience in the development of software solutions for complex SPS (PLC) controls
  • Holistic knowledge of SPS programming languages
  • Good knowledge of automation and control technology, CODESYS development environment and TIA Portal
  • Good knowledge of electro-mechanical components and their control as well as model-based logic description
  • Basic knowledge of electrical engineering is a plus

Our Offer: 

  • Diverse, global, growing organization with flat hierarchies in a trend-setting industry
  • A versatile and responsible field of activity in a fast growing and international company
  • A future-proof job with the innovation leader in the AM market
  • Short decision-making processes and flat hierarchies
  • Great colleagues from over 25 nations
  • Great Office space in Lübeck
  • Co-working spaces and mobile work        
  • Modern structures and state-of-the-art technology


Please send your application including your CV in English, possible starting date and salary expectations via our online application tool.

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