• Austin, TX

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Job Description:

At Emerson, our passion is creating the innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable.

We are looking for innovative individuals who love solving problems and are committed to developing themselves and learning new skills. Based in our Austin, Texas location, you will be welcomed into a diverse community and work as a member of one of the cross-functional agile teams responsible for the development of the DeltaV Process Control System. DeltaV is the state of the art, flagship distributed process control system used by many of the top companies in chemical, life sciences and energy industries. It consists of a variety of rich desktop and web applications used for engineering and operating a process control system, plus real-time embedded firmware in controllers and field devices directly controlling the process. Successful applicants would be expected to enhance and maintain existing products as well as develop the next generation DeltaV control system. Come join us!

Flexible Work Schedule – Remote Work Option

This role has the flexibility of a remote work option up to three days a week. Our teams work together to ensure our chosen work schedules enable our creativity and productivity as we serve the needs of our customers.


  • Collaborate – Foster a creative atmosphere, review and provide detailed feedback on peers’ design and code and participate in agile activities like sprint planning and retrospectives. Take part in Hackathons, Tech-talks, and Communities of Practice with like-minded people.
  • Innovate – Develop technologies to maintain our market leadership using the latest tools and frameworks. Write software in accordance with requirements and specifications and use best practices to build in high-quality. Debug and validate software issues on the latest and greatest unreleased products as well as those encountered by customers.
  • Automate – Write automated unit tests and system level tests to continue building our automation pipeline and a release-ready product.
  • Iterate – Help the scrum team continuously improve its environment and processes.


You stay on top of new technologies and look for ways to apply it. You take time to ask questions and define the problem. You make learning a priority and a goal. You engage in collaborative planning and constantly look to improve your team and deliver results.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related engineering degree AND 2 or more years of relevant experience or a Master’s degree in Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related engineering degree AND 1 or more years of relevant experience
  • Experience in the development of embedded real-time firmware/software in C/C++
  • Experience with commercial real-time embedded operating systems (QNX, Linux or similar)
  • Experience using object-oriented design techniques
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future


  • Experience working in an Agile Scrum Team
  • Experience architecting and designing embedded real-time applications
  • Experience with low level microprocessor programming such as PowerPC and Arm processors
  • Experience with Visual Studio, Windows System Programming, Virtualization (Hyper-V, VMware) and GIT.
  • Knowledge and experience working in the process control industry


About Us:

Our Commitment to Our People

At Emerson, we are motivated by a spirit of collaboration that helps our diverse, multicultural teams across the world drive innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable. And we want you to join us in our bold aspiration.

We have built an engaged community of inquisitive, dedicated people who thrive knowing they are welcomed, trusted, celebrated, and empowered to solve the world’s most complex problems – for our customers, our communities, and the planet. You’ll contribute to this vital work while further developing your skills through our award-winning employee development programs. We are a proud corporate citizen in every city where we operate and are committed to our people, our communities, and the world at large. We take this responsibility seriously and strive to make a positive impact through every endeavor.

At Emerson, you’ll see firsthand that our people are at the center of everything we do. So, let’s go. Let’s think differently. Learn, collaborate, and grow. Seek opportunity. Push boundaries. Be empowered to make things better. Speed up to break through. Let’s go, together.

Work Authorization

Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1(including those with OPT or CPT) , H-1, H-2, L-1, B, J or TN, or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

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Emerson is a global leader in automation technology and software. Through our deep domain expertise and legacy of flawless execution, Emerson helps customers in critical industries like life sciences, energy, power and renewables, chemical and advanced factory automation operate more sustainably while improving productivity, energy security and reliability.

With global operations and a comprehensive portfolio of software and technology, we are helping companies implement digital transformation to measurably improve their operations, conserve valuable resources and enhance their safety.

We offer equitable opportunities, celebrate diversity, and embrace challenges with confidence that, together, we can make an impact across a broad spectrum of countries and industries. Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring possibilities, or a recent graduate with an advanced degree, you’ll find your chance to make a difference with Emerson. Join our team – let’s go!

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