Android Software Engineer

Date: Jan 20, 2022

Location: St. Joseph, MI, US, 49085

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 43884

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

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.


The Senior Embedded Software Engineer is a versatile software developer that can lead the development of software components for Home Appliances



  • Contribute to the overall implementation of smart products working in scrum agile team
  • Follow and implement sound software development practices
  • Adhere to coding standards and procedures.
  • Provide creative solutions to complex problems.
  • Participate in functional, technical, and code review
  • Apply dev skills and state of the art industry solutions for embedded software and bring the best of these solutions to Whirlpool products.
  • Develop and implement sound software development practices including continuous integration, nighty build & regression testing, test driven design
  • Assist other engineers through instruction and mentoring.
  • Work in Agile and Waterfall environments.
  • Integrating Software into Home Appliances



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years application development experience
  • 3+ years of embedded system development experience
  • 3+ years of experience on Android Application development



  • Computer science fundamentals including data structures, algorithms, object-oriented design, operating systems, etc.
  • Variety of languages and paradigms, including: C/C++, JavaScript, Java, Python and Shell Script
  • Oriented object programming
  • Multi-process, multi-tasking or multi-threaded based Operating Systems (RTOS, Linux, Android)
  • Optimizing performance and memory usage on embedded systems
  • Network protocols and formats (HTTPS, MQTT, JSON, XML, etc)
  • Implementing software components that connect end devices to IoT Platforms
  • Databases such as SQLserver, MySQL
  • Code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Software design with 32bits microcontrollers
  • Software development skills and agility to adapt to new languages and programming environments 
  • Agile SDLC and Waterfall SDLC
  • Professional software engineering practices over all aspects of software development life-cycle including writing requirements specifications, developing design guidelines and coding standards, performing code reviews, source code control, build systems, testing, release engineering and field support
  • Problem solving skills especially debugging of complex software systems
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Applying the latest technologies into the development of innovative features and products
  • Collaborative attitude and strong desire to succeed as part of the team.
  • Understanding or exposure to BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy)
  • Familiarity with continuous integration and test
  • UML and sysUML
  • Knowledge of electronics, understand schematics and correlation with Software to drive the hardware
  • Work cross functionally and globally


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