Sr Software / Electrical Engineer

Pierce Manufacturing, An Oshkosh Corporation Company
Appleton, Wisconsin
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Sr Software / Electrical Engineer


The Oshkosh Fire & Emergency segment is a single-source designer

and manufacturer of fire apparatus, homeland security vehicles,

mobile command, communications vehicles, and airport rescue

firefighting vehicles.  Our brands are known globally for quality, safety,

and innovation.

Oshkosh Fire & Emergency is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation,

which is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company.  At Oshkosh

Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world's

toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by

working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them. 


The team member will design, implement and test high-quality vehicle

control software.  The team member must be able to write embedded

C++ software to run on embedded platforms that controls various

vehicle systems through network messaging and directly connected

inputs and outputs.  The team member will be an integral part of

multiple projects and responsible for peer reviewing their own and

others software.


  • Ability to write high quality, maintainable, object oriented C++ software

  • Responsible for quality conscious design including cost and reliability

  • Participate in peer reviews and other engineering activitiesUse reasonable foresight to identify vehicle operation and

  • maintenance risks, and control them within acceptable Write requirements and design documentation

  • Ability to travel off-site to support engineering projects


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering

  • 3-plus years related experience


  • Current experience writing C++ software

  • Knowledge of object oriented design, C++ templates, C++ exceptions and the STL

  • Knowledge of UML

  • Experience writing embedded applications on microcontrollers

  • Experience with real-time operating systems

  • Experience working with CAN and the J1939 protocol

  • Ability to read and comprehend electrical schematics and operate test equipment like multimeters and oscilloscopes

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Experience with automotive or heavy-duty equipment

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action

\Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all

individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual

orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran

status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law

will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment


Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate

against employees or applicants because they have inquired about,

discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee

or applicant. However, employees who have access to the

compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part

 of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other

employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have

access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in

response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an

investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation

conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh

Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.


Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to

controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic

in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations.

Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as

defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S.

citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been

admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.



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