Android Software Engineer

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 50991

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2021, the company reported approximately $22 billion in annual sales, 69,000 employees and 54 manufacturing and technology research centers.

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

This role in summary

Work in a collaborative environment to develop the next generation of connected appliances. Develop embedded Software solutions for IOT and HMIs, work with a variety of microprocessors, SDKs, open source libraries and operating systems (RTOS).

Your responsibilities will include

  • Daily activities in software life cycle, translate requirements into software functional specifications to product level testing, including software design, implementation and unit testing
  • Software and firmware development
  • Actively join Design Reviews, conduct peer reviews, and provide meaningful feedback for other team members
  • Create and execute Unit Tests
  • Document Software Design and implementation
  • Release software for validation and production
  • Contribute on the development process from the technical design and architecture to the implementation and maintenance
  • Interface with external and internal teams to define new product features
  • Eventual international travels

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s of Science degree in Electrical, Electronics, Computer Engineering, and or Mechatronics
  • 6+ months of experience utilizing Android Studio Development
  • 3+ Years of Experience in android Development
  • 3+  Years of experience with Java Development

Preferred skills and experiences

  • MSC on Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechatronics or other correlated area
  • Experience with a variety of coding languages and paradigms, including C++, Java, JavaScript Python, Lua, and Shell Script, UML / SysML and modeling languages
  • Knowledge of oriented object programming
  • 3+ years of experience with multi-process, multi-tasking or multi-threaded based Operating Systems (RTOS, Linux, Android)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals including data structures, algorithms, object-oriented design, operating systems, etc.


Additional information

  • ​​​​​Competitive Medical, Savings, and Retirement Benefits. A few key highlights include 401K Contribution Matching, Health Savings Account Plans, Flexible Spending Account Plans, Fertility Benefits, Parental and Caregiver Leave, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, AD&D and Financial Coaching Support, Employee Assistance Program, Expert Medical Opinion, and Telehealth Services, Legal Plan 
  • Wellness Incentives, On-Site Health Facilities and Wellness Resources, Health Management Programs, and a Fitness Reimbursement Program, Mother's Room and Milk Stork Program for Nursing Mothers
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Paid time off and other family leave benefits
  • Tuition / Reimbursement Assistance (for education, childcare, adoption/surrogacy)
  • Relocation assistance available (if the home location is 50+ miles to the new work location)
  • Onsite Childcare (St. Joseph / Benton Harbor locations)
  • Agile Work Model (3 onsite days, 2 remote workdays) (St. Joseph / Benton Harbor locations)

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At Whirlpool Corporation, we value and celebrate diversity. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits any discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable law.

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