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Sr. Software Engineer

Brand:  Industrial Automation
Company:  Matthews International Corporation
Line of Business:  Fulfillment

Cincinnati, OH, US, 45227


The Sr Software Engineer is responsible for designing and developing server programs for distribution center management. Understands equipment, business and customer requirements that drive the design of the technical solutions. Participates in all phases of product development lifecycle, including the analysis, design, database designs, installation support, systems/software installation debugging, and support of other complimentary engineering staff associated with software engineering. Resolves site requirement changes, and support solutions to complete designed equipment installation.  



  • Supports project level technical management functions including the following but not limited to the below: 
  • System functional definition 
  • Defining server program development/deployment schedules and management of the schedules to completion. 
  • Server application to other systems (PLCs/WMS, etc.) interface communication specifications 
  • Assisting in defining test scenarios, network and other customer requirements and server and other hardware sizing. 
  • Coordinating with overall project management (manager). 
  • Coordinating with software engineering group to insure proper system performance occurs 
  • Anything else needed to insure proper and successful project execution 
  • Supports internal efforts to develop standard PLC software modules.  
  • Mentors both controls and software engineers for both technical and interpersonal skills with customers and internal personnel. 
  • Participates with department manager to insure department goals are being meet and guide department personnel to meet the goals set by department manager 
  • Additional duties as assigned 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience 
  • 4+ years progressive Software Engineering experience required 
  • Occasional travel either locally, nationally, and/or internationally may be required. 
  • High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications. 
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning). 
  • Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts. 
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients. 
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment. 
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and management. 
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting. 


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; talk, hear and see.   
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. 
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high. 

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. 

Pyramid designs and implements automation software and controls packages for fulfillment centers within the Supply Chain Industry.  We specialize in Warehouse Execution Software (WES), Order Finishing Systems, Loop Sortation, and Put-to-Light innovation.  For over twenty years, Pyramid has provided increased throughput rates and full-system visibility to the biggest names in the e-commerce and retail industries. 

Pyramid is part of Matthews Automation Solutions, a division of Matthews International. Together with our sister brands in the Matthews portfolio, we deliver streamlined, automated order fulfillment solutions that boost material handling productivity, accuracy, and cost efficiency throughout the supply chain. 


Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati