Software Engineer

Engineering | Middletown, CT, United States
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We’re Hiring for a Software Engineer!  


If you are excited and passionate about helping #LetsSolveWater, consider joining our team today!  Xylem, Inc. is a leading global water technology company servicing more than 150 countries and is dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues.  We are looking for individuals to join our mission by exceeding customer expectations through smart sustainable solutions.  At Xylem, you will have the opportunity to solve water by participating in our paid Volunteer Program, Xylem Watermark!


THE ROLE: The Software Engineer will be responsible for researching, designing, implementing, and managing our software programs. In this role, the incumbent will also test and evaluate new programs and identify areas to modify existing programs. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to succeed in a fast-paced, fluid environment. We offer a full benefits package to include Flexible Time Off (FTO) for salaried positions, health, dental, vision, investment savings plan, and additional miscellaneous benefits.   


CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:  To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. 

  • Wants to create new and innovative products in hydrographic software.
  • Is willing to learn from and teach colleagues about advanced topics.
  • Is a team player who excels working either remotely or in-person.
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willing to present at conferences or submit papers based on work.
  • Has strong customer focus.
  • Is ready to take a high degree of ownership over a product.
  • Participation in Watermark Events


  • Attended an accredited University and achieved a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in computer science or Hydrographic Area.
  • Experience developing software at a professional level.
  • Experience working collaboratively within a team environment of engineers to meet aggressive goals and high-quality standards.
  • Expertise with C++ and Git.
  • Perform on an expert level with computer science topics such as data structures and algorithms.
  • Professional experience developing software in a team-based setting.
  • Have experience writing software interfaces for hardware devices preferred.
  • Have taken part in a hydrographic survey using HYPACK preferred.
  • Knowledge of how hydrographic surveys are conducted and the common technologies utilized preferred.




In this role, the working environment is a standard office environment. Standard hours are 40 hours per week and the position can be remote based with a preference to East Coast or Central region of the United States.




The estimated salary range for this position is $80,000 to $120,000 plus bonus.   Starting pay is dependent on multiple factors, such as skills, experience and work location, and is not typically at the top of the range.  At Xylem we offer a competitive compensation package with a generous benefit package, including Medical, Dental, Vision plans, 401(k) with company contribution, paid time off, paid parental leave and tuition reimbursement.


At Xylem, we embrace diversity and strive to create avenues where employees feel valued and appreciated through our DE&I initiatives and Employee Resources Groups (ERG).  Xylem is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action workplace.  Xylem prohibits discrimination, harassment of any kind and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or sexual orientation (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, marital status, medical conditions or disability, genetic information, age, or other non-merit factors. 


Join the global Xylem team today!  Xylem is a team creating advanced technology solutions to the world’s water challenges through developing new technologies and services that will improve the way water is used, conserved, and re-used in the future is central to our work. Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor, and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential, and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities.


Disclaimer: The information listed within this job description is designed to indicate the general nature of work expected for this position and shall not be viewed as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required in this position.  Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job absent undue hardship.  Xylem reserves the right to modify this job description or assign other duties to this position as needed.

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