Software Developer at Gates Corporation

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Denver, Colorado

Job Description:

Are you inspired by challenging the status quo? Do you thrive in collaborative environments that drive results? If so, Gates could be for you.

Gates is a leading manufacturer of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions. We push the boundaries of material science to engineer solutions that continually exceed customer expectations.

Let's simplify it* think belts and hoses. Found in motorcycles, conveyor belts, cars, tractors, blenders, vacuum cleaners, bicycles, & 3D printers just to name a few. Because why not do it all?


As an innovation leader, we look for ambitious, forward thinking, open-minded and well-rounded individuals to join our global team. Located in our downtown Denver office, you will be responsible forcode development, validation, and system integration testing.

In this role, the Software Developer will work in a global software team to develop computer-aided engineering (CAE) desktop, web, and mobile applications to be used all around the world by application engineers, sales teams, and customers to design drives for their automotive, agricultural, industrial, motorcycle, and electric mobility applications.

  • This is an exciting opportunity for you because you will be part of a cross-functional, global team of software developers, application engineers, product development, data development, and IT.

  • You will be essential to company growth!

  • You will be supporting global application engineering, OE first fit design and sales.

  • This position is vital to Gates because innovation is at the core of our culture.

Key responsibilities (to name a few):

  • Modernizing desktop and web software

  • Utilizing new exciting technologies

  • Making mechanical engineering tools

  • Collaborating with team members all over the world


  • BS with concentration in computer science, engineering or equivalent degree, will accept 5 years of experience in lieu of a bachelor's degree.

  • Prefer experience in implementing engineering or scientific algorithms and numerical methods.

  • Prefer 1 - 5 years in software design and development, could be through internships, co-ops or through personal experience

  • Experience writing desktop software and web development

  • Team player; displays humility

  • Excited to build something tangible and useful

  • Enjoys learning new things and taking on new challenges

  • Experienced and knowledgeable of the latest hardware and software developments.

  • Experience with .NET stack development C#, .NET, WPF, Visual studio, SQL Server.

  • Experience with Web development HTML5, AJAX, ASP.Net, SQL server.

  • Demonstrable understanding of VB6, VBA , Matlab, and MathCad.

  • The capability to understand and communicate software and customer requirements.

  • The ability to communicate effectively to present ideas, and concepts.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.


  • Full-Time

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance and other voluntary benefit options:benefits beginonthe first day of the month immediately following your date of hire

  • Eligible for 3 weeks of paid vacation + 11 holidays (9 scheduled & 2 floating) + 8 sick days. All vacation days are accrued

  • 401(k):3% company contribution and additional 3% company match

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Learn more about the benefits we provide


Founded in 1911 in Denver, Colorado, Gates is publicly traded on the NYSE. While we might operate in a vast amount of time zones we operate as 'One Gates' and have a common goal of pushing the boundaries of materials science. We invest in our people, bringing real-world experience that enables us to solve our customers' diverse challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow.

While we expect the best, we also want to give you the best. That's why at Gates we provide an environment where people can succeed from our policy of 'Dress for your Day' (yes - that means you can wear jeans), health club reimbursement, to our ownership of your work/life balance and more. learn more.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Gates is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of race, sex, color, religion, age, disability, pregnancy, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other consideration defined by law.