Career at Festo in software development

Career at Festo in software development

Provide impetus

As the person responsible at the interfaces between product development and the ‘house of software’. Our innovations start out life as mere thoughts. Because this is where an enthusiasm for technology meets inventiveness, resulting in intelligent and intuitive products – thanks to software, electronics and IT architecture. For gripping or welding technology in automotive production, in packaging installations in the food industry or high-precision automatic machines for the production of drugs in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry – many products used in our everyday lives are only possible by means of Festo technologies.

Your prospects

Your prospects

We offer you a wide range of tasks from conception and simulation through to implementation and series production management: engineering and embedded software as well as customer-specific solutions – you will be developing tomorrow’s software. Working in a team with automation engineers, application specialists and staff from the ‘house of software’, the competence centre for IT solutions at Festo.

Our requirements

Our requirements

You hold a degree or equivalent qualification in computer science, software technology or mechatronics with a focus on software development and have experience in software development processes and technical project management. You are able to grasp new concepts quickly, think in an analytical and systematic way and are a strong communicator. Motivation, flexibility and an ability to work in a team round off your profile.

Our requirements

Ways of coming on board

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are an experienced specialist, software development offers you a wide range of ways to come on board:

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Verena Breuer

+49(0)711 347 53521

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