Senior Software Engineer (Multiple Openings)



STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  35849


At Raven, we help farmers serve the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us. 


The Senior Software Engineer at Raven Applied Technologies, LLC in Sioux Falls, South Dakota will design, develop, and evaluate software from concept through production stage, and make modifications to ensure overall form, fit and function of new or current products when integrated into a single, complete system. 


Essential Functions

These responsibilities include: 


  • Researching, writing, developing, testing, and evaluating software programs
  • Working with software teams to facilitate deployment related to software programs
  • Determining purpose, application, and feasibility of new or enhancement of existing software 
  • Creating and updating documentation for software designs, and all phases of the project
  • Working with external customers to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Coordinating engineering efforts and providing engineering assistance to internal teams or external customers
  • Defining appropriate approaches and software solutions
  • Defining critical project criteria to ensure project completion and defining technical approaches and tasks related to software activities and projects
  • Keeping abreast of new developments in the fields of engineering design, methods, and applications; assisting with training needs as it relates to new or existing software
  • Providing input with quotes or requests for quote process
  • Promoting the division's quality management system in accordance with ISO standards


This role is 100% remote. May work from anywhere in the U.S. Salary: $106,950 - $177,100/year.

Minimum Requirements

  • Requires a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering or a related field and three years of experience as a Software Engineer or a directly related occupation within a manufacturing industry. In lieu of a Master's degree and three years of experience, will also accept a Bachelor's degree, plus five years of experience as a Software Engineer or a directly related occupation within the manufacturing industry.  
  • The experience must include three years of experience in each of the following: 
    1. Visio, C, C++, Java, and web technologies
    2. Creating software components used for developing autonomous vehicles
    3. Implementing network interfaces using Ethernet and CAN communication protocols
    4. Designing log processors and infrastructure reporting to analyze system performance and debug issues
    5. Creating interfaces and objects to establish communication between multiple processes in embedded systems
    6. Writing test cases in C++ and Python


Raven Applied Technologies, LLC's ongoing employee referral program does apply to this position. 


Interested candidates should apply to this posting or online at 


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.  We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit. Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


EEOC Statement
Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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