Software Engineer at Crane Co

Posted in Architecture 12 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Mt. Prospect, Illinois





Job Description:

Crane Payment Innovations is the leader in world class automated payment solutions.  We partner with businesses to provide payment experiences that set new and innovative standards for consumer convenience, security and reliability.  We are excited to explore new ways every day to improve how millions of people across the globe can make their payments in a way that fits with their lives.  Our global engineers develop products and deliver innovative solutions in currency validation technologies, cash management systems, digital payment technologies, mobile applications, security and digital advertising.  We offer a range of devices for bill and coin validation, cash recycling and dispensing systems, IoT applications for our enterprise-level connected products and services, and software applications to integrate sensory hardware to machines and networks.

At CPI you will become a valuable part of an inclusive culture of collaboration and innovation with the support of over 2,000 associates working in one of our 15 offices across the world.  If you want to have a hands-on global impact on payment solutions, we want you to join our team as a Software Engineer.  This is a full-time position based at our Mt. Prospect Office in the Chicagoland area.

Primary Function:

The Software Engineer will design and develop software to support our existing coin or note counters.  This individual will assist with all phases of the software development cycle.

Responsibilities and Duties

Technical skill sets:          


  • Experienced in designing and testing new code in C/C++ for or Linux or Windows environment

  • Writing web-based applications using ASP, HTML5, JavaScript

  • Using installation tools to create and maintain Linux or Windows based installation packages

  • Provide support and development for automation test scripts

  • Utilizing version control system to manage product revisions: Git and ClearCase

  • Creating and maintaining issues using JIRA

  • Ability to troubleshoot and debug for root cause of system/subsystem failures

  • Experienced in adhering to an established engineering development process, – CPI EDP – (proof-of-concept, prototyping, design, integration/test, associated documentation)

Core  Skillsets:


  • Ability to work in a cross functional team environment

  • Good communications skillsets (verbal, written, presenting, etc.)

  • Computer skillsets (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Electrical Design ( IDEs ), etc

  • Self-Motivated – takes initiative to address issues, pursue new designs, identify cost reductions, researching of new parts

  • Innovative – Ability to design from a broad mandate statement, thinking out of the box, etc

  • Accountable – Assumes full responsibility of their designs or other designs which they have been assigned to maintain or debug

Value Added Skillsets:


  • Familiarity with Kaizen methodology and Continuous Improvement Tools

Qualifications and Required Skills


  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering or equivalent

  • Experience with creating architecture for Embedded Machines

  • 4-7 years of experience in software development

  • Strong software/hardware debugging skillsets

  • Familiarity with test equipment such as oscilloscopes, digital analysers, IDEs, debug modules, DVM, data communication analysis tools, etc

Key Attributes for Success


  • High energy level, comfortable performing multifaceted projects in conjunction with day-to-day activities

  • Excellent influencing skills, analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to establish credibility and be decisive and able to recognize and support the organization's preferences and priorities

  • Results and people oriented with sound judgment—ability to balance other business considerations

  • Team player – able to work in a matrix organization

  • Excellent communication skills verbally and in writing

  • Up to 10% travel

We offer


  • Competitive salaries

  • Paid time off

  • Sick time off

  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Life insurance and disability benefits

  • 401K with Company contribution

  • Community involvement

  • Opportunities to travel and work at our global sites

Be a part of Crane Payment Innovations and Crane Co.

CPI is a part of Crane Co., a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products. Founded in 1855, Crane Co provides products and solutions to customers in four business segments: Aerospace & Electronics, Fluid Handling, Engineered Materials, and Payment & Merchandising Systems.  Crane has approximately 12,000 employees in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Crane Co. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:CR).

Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.

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