Terex Corporation Design Engineering Co-Op - Software (Spring/Fall 2018) in Redmond, Washington


A b out Terex:

Terex is a global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services that deliver lifecycle solutions to maximize customer return on investment. Terex delivers lifecycle solutions to a broad range of industries, including construction, infrastructure, manufacturing, shipping, transportation, refining, energy, utility, quarrying and mining. Terex reports in three business segments: Aerial Work Platforms; Cranes; and Materials Processing. Terex offers financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment through Terex Financial Services. For more information about Terex, its products and services, visit ww at http://www.terex.com/ w at http://www.terex.com/ .terex.com at http://www.terex.com/ and/or w at http://www.facebook.com/TerexCorporation w at http://www.facebook.com/TerexCorporation w at http://www.facebook.com/TerexCorporation .facebook.com/TerexCorporation . at http://www.facebook.com/TerexCorporation

Genie Industries/Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), a business segment of the Terex Corporation, is headquartered in Redmond, WA with branch offices worldwide; we manufacture material lifts, aerial work platforms, trailer-mounted booms and light towers, telehandlers, scissor lifts and self-propelled telescopic and articulating booms. We are a company with a strong safety first mentality, team based culture, respect for the individual and high integrity.

A b out Your Opportunity:

T itle: Design Engineering Co-op (Software)

Reports to: Senior Manager, Design Engineering

Available Locations: Redmond, WA

Co-Op Pr ogram Overview

The Terex Co-op Program immerses high potential students in challenging real-world projects which directly help drive business results at our global organization. Our rich beliefs in innovation and continuous improvement, paired with the diverse and creative mindsets of our students, leads to the development of our best-in-class products, positively impacting the lives of people all around the world.

We are committed to the personal and professional development of our students and are proud to encourage their growth into our leaders of tomorrow.


As a member of the Control Systems Engineering team at Genie, you will be part of creating and improving the next generation control system for Genie’s family of products.During your time with us you will:

  • Design and develop embedded software that control complex, safety-critical hydraulic and electrical control systems

  • Contribute to all aspects of the software development process including specification, development, design reviews and testing

  • Participate in meetings and presentations, brainstorming ideas and communicating engineering concepts to individuals from all disciplines


M ust haves:

  • Enrolled in an accredited BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science program

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design in C++ including the use of STL

  • Commitment to ensuring robust software through code reviews, unit testing and TDD

  • Self-starter with the ability to quickly learn and adapt to new complex technical challenges

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Demonstrated team player qualities

  • Strong orientation towards quality, safety and continuous improvement

  • If you have a Stack Overflow profile, please provide your user ID

Nice to haves:

  • Familiarity with GCC, Git and the agile software development process

  • Knowledge of IBM Rational Rhapsody and development using UML

  • Scripting language knowledge (Perl, Python, BASH, etc)

  • Understand of the mechanics of real-time embedded operating systems

  • Knowledge of serial communication protocols, especially J1939

  • Experience using embedded debug tools such as JTAG/ICE debuggers, oscilloscopes and multimeters.

  • Familiar with developing and debugging hardware device drivers

  • Knowledge of machine operator inputs, sensors, control modules, electronic/electrical components

  • Have some degree of mechanical aptitude

  • Familiarity with hardware, electrical or hydraulic schematics

  • Hardware knowledge of components, system design and analysis

  • Familiar with building wire harnesses and soldering

Location US-WA-Redmond

Posted Date 2 weeks ago

Job ID 2017-35874

# Positions 2

Category Engineering