Skip navigation
Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer

Job Description

Emerson is looking for someone who will demonstrate versatility, leadership, and self-motivation. Organization skills and good communication skills are a must. You should also demonstrate an ability to work effectively in a team environment with disciplined development practices and perform project scheduling


The Principal Software Engineer will design and develop Emerson’s Operations Applications for the DeltaV process control system and a next generation of products using incremental development techniques, object-oriented analysis, design skills, and Microsoft technologies (VC#, .NET, WPF, WCF).

  • Must have:
  • B.S. degree in Engineering or Computer Science plus 6 years of experience, OR an M.S. degree in Engineering or Computer Science 5 years of experience in software development.
  • Must have a general understanding of object-oriented design and analysis.
  • Experience with Microsoft development tools and an understanding of the Windows operating system
  • Experience with C#, WPF, WCF, and .NET

Additional Skills/Experience (a plus):

  • Client/server and XML experience or HTML5
  • Process control and/or real-time software experience
Work Authorization

The company will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this position. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Relocation benefits may be available for this position.
About Process Systems and Solutions
Emerson’s Process System’s and Solutions business provides automation technology and consulting services to allow process manufacturers to make the most of their operations while reducing costs and minimizing safety and environmental risks. Today, our control systems run more than 10,000 plants in 135 countries around the world. Our customers rely on us to solve their toughest challenges, and it’s a commitment we take very seriously.

We’re seeking high-impact people, true innovators at the core, whose ideas can change the world. If you’re looking for a company that recognizes and rewards your abilities, provides global opportunities to advance your career, and fosters an environment to learn and develop, Emerson may be for you. Consider joining our team of more than 7,000 Process Systems and Solutions employees across the globe.
Equal Opportunity Employer

Process Systems and Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation or sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or protected Veteran status.

APPLY NOW! (You will be redirected from the Emerson careers site)

Job Requirements


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
CareerBuilder Tip:
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

Principal Software Engineer

Enter notes about this job: