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Date:  May 8, 2024
Location:  Plzen
Company:  Wacker-Chemie, s.r.o.



Do you want to take responsibility and make a difference with your work? With your expertise, we can achieve great goals together. We are WACKER - Reliable. Determined. Ambitious. As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we've been making countless products that are an integral part of your everyday life possible for over 100 years. From vegan food to resource-efficient buildings to solar cells, we develop sustainable solutions that change the future.


To strengthen our team in Pilsen, we are looking for:


IT Sofware Engineer IIOT / Industrial Edge


Job Responsibilities

  • Development/implementation and further development of global deployed systems in the industrial environment of digital worker, digital manufacturing as well as collaboration of global OT and IT security and infrastructure units
  • Collaboration on very large agile IT projects, especially in the digital manufacturing environment
  • Further development of IIOT / industrial edge concepts and strategic design of the cloud-based system architecture and development of strategic cross-service concepts (e.g., for security, reliability, maintainability) and, together with the product owners, implementation of the respective service implementation teams

Essential Functions of this Position:

  • Operations / Monitoring and further development of the global deployed IIOT, Industrial Edge Solutions as well as collaboration of global Shopfloor Connectivity
  • Global Operations / Monitoring of our IIOT / LoRaWan, Industrial Edge Solutions
  • Work together with our Product Owner (Digital Worker, MOM, MES Systems, Shopfloor Connectivity) on new solutions
  • Support / Coordinate the ongoing Rollout
  • Customer consulting for IIOT / Edge Use Cases
  • Consulting how our customers can bring the Use Cases successfully to the platform, what is possible with the Platform
  • Be an accelerator for new use case implementations by contributing knowledge
  • Collaboration on very large agile IT projects, especially in the digital worker, digital manufacturing environment
  • Be a part on the rollout of MES Systems, Digital Worker Platform and Use Cases based on MES, AI, Shopfloor Data
  • Enabler for innovations and simultaneous implementation of concepts and activities from DevOps
  • Further implementation of new IIOT Features / Concepts


Job Requirements

  • Completed university degree (Master, Diploma, Bachelor) in Computer Engineering / General Computer Science, Automation/Engineering or comparable qualification and experience
  • Several years of IT experience and sound knowledge of at least one programming language and common programming concepts, especially in the JAVA, C# .net, Python environment, as well as relational databases, especially MS SQL
  • Knowledge of industrial communication protocols (OPC, OPC UA, MQTT or similar) and concepts for connecting the store floor / automation level
  • Experience and affinity for technology trends in the IIOT environment, edge computing as well as with message brokers and streaming platforms such as Kafka or similar
  • Ideally experience with LoRaWa standards
  • Experience and interest in IIOT, monitoring, logging, tracing, alerting would be helpful
  • Experience in modern IT delivery processes (especially DevOps) and experience in agile requirements engineering (e.g. Scrum, Kanban)
  • You have very good English skills (spoken and written), German skills are an advantage


What We Offer

  • competitive Salary (with yearly bonus of 15%)
  • opportunity for Future Growth and Advancement
  • meal allowance of 116 CZK / day
  • transport allowance of CZK 100 / day
  • flexi Pass CZK 20 000 / year
  • Vacation allowance 10 000 / year
  • Christmas allowance 10 000 / year
  • 5 weeks of holiday and for every 3 years of employment plus 1 extra day of holiday plus 3 days of sick leave per year
  • pension insurance contribution up to 4 166 CZK / month
  • home office option


and much more!

As an international company, we welcome the diversity of people. We consciously promote equal opportunities and a diverse, inclusive culture in our teams - this is what makes us successful.


We look forward to receiving your application!


Reference code: 26582

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