Software EngineerOpening

EuroSort is a global organization with industry leading product design and state of the art manufacturing of high-speed sortation equipment. We are looking to expand our Engineering department with positions encompassing all product lines of EuroSort equipment.  Join us at EuroSort and make a difference in your career!

 Job Title: Software Engineer
Reports to: EuroSort Engineering Manager
Location: Owings Mills MD

Summary of Job Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate for this position is technically competent, organized and enjoys the challenge that comes with coordinating complex problem solving in an efficient manner. The Software Engineer is responsible for developing and maintaining PC & PLC software and documentation to control the full EuroSort product line of automated machinery. Responsibilities include working with multiple departments and team members to meet technical and schedule objectives. The Software Engineer will also work with the sales department in the pre-sales stage to help design the best solutions for a customer’s unique need.

A successful Software Engineer will:

  • Work independently, as well as with others to design and implement custom software
  • Provide timely technical responses, concepts, and solutions to Sales
  • Act as our internal consultant and subject matter expert
  • Ensure specifications are clear and achievable at the start of a project and that they are recognized during the performance of the project
  • Take ownership of technical aspects of projects
  • Interface with customer’s technical counterpart to ensure expectations are aligned
  • Communicate and validate project requirements and deliveries with suppliers including integration testing and deployment recommendations
  • Initiate cost and efficiency improvements on project designs where possible
  • Update documentation for field changes and make sure documentation is adequate to handover project to customer and service department
  • Assist with production, installation, and service through technical advisory support
  • Assist with internal IT needs and office automation
  • Answer support phone line during and after standard work hours (weekly rotation approximately once every 8 weeks – extra stipend provided)
  • Respond to on-site customer service calls


  • Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent with 3+ years of working directly with automated machinery, distribution warehousing, or logistics industry in either a development or production environment required
  • A demonstrated knowledge of best practices for software development conventions and documentation
  • Software development experience across multiple programming languages, and preferably in multiple platforms and development environments
  • Experience with Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, VB.NET, Microsoft SQL Server, C#, programming PLCs, and communication protocols over TCP/IP and FTP file exchange preferred
  • Interest, experience or education relating to embedded PCs running Windows, Linux and BSD preferred
  • Interest or experience in developing a robotic induction interface for sorters preferred
  • Knowledge of vision inspection, automated barcode reading, dimensioning and machine learning preferred
  • Team player – able to work with all departments among EuroSort, suppliers, and with customers
  • Must be willing to travel up to 30%

Personal Characteristics:

  • Internally motivated to satisfy all customers
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills- able to represent Eurosort in a professional manner
  • Independent, strong work ethic
  • Organized
  • Logical
  • Technically competent
  • Bright and quick learner
  • Solid effective decision maker
  • Innovative and flexible
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Able to deal with multiple projects and multiple priorities effectively

The Software Engineer has a lot of autonomy to get the job done on schedule and must work independently and with others to successfully ensure all technical goals of a project are met in conjunction with schedule and cost thresholds.  This position has the potential to grow based on the initiative and responsibility demonstrated by the engineer.

Join us at EuroSort and make a difference in your career today!