Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Principal Engineer Embedded Software

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Principal Engineer Embedded Software, are to: 


  • Plan, organize, and direct software team efforts to deliver complex embedded software systems;
  • Translate system level requirements into lower level requirements, architectures and specifications;
  • Design, implement, debug, and document embedded software;
  • Write software unit tests;
  • Lead and participate-in Design Reviews;
  • Interface with hardware engineers;
  • Ensure work products are robust in terms of utility, reliability, agency approvals and safety;
  • Provide timely communication of project risks and issues, including an ability to meet established commitments;
  • Work collaboratively within multi-disciplined teams to achieve program technical and schedule objectives;
  • Interact with suppliers/partners and extended internal/external stakeholders.

Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor Degree in Technical Discipline;  
  • Minimum 10 years of experience developing embedded software;
  • Experience as a technical leader for embedded software development teams;
  • Demonstrated high-performance orientation, project achievement, and strong attention to detail;
  • Demonstrated skill for independent analysis and synthesis of solutions to complex problems exhibiting creativity, foresight, innovation, and judgement;
  • Excellent oral, written, and listening skills;
  • Excellent persuasion and consensus building with ability to work in cross-functional teams.


Preferred Qualifications:


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

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: PA-Indianola
Functional Area: [sap_fa_2]
Entry Level: 5