Engineer I - St. Louis, MO

12001 Lackland Rd, St. Louis, MO 63146, USA Req #1894
Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Working at Watlow

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a great living and be part of a thriving cross functional community? Watlow is a global technology and manufacturing leader who provides world class engineering expertise through innovative thermal products and systems, enabling our customers to thrive. We are making a positive impact every day as our solutions enrich the lives of people everywhere. We have been providing breakthrough thermal solutions for nearly a century. Our corporate values guide us uncompromisingly to always do the right thing, continually learn and improve, respect everyone and lead with service and humility.

About the Role

The role of Engineer I – Configurator Programmer Developer is within the Product Design Automation discipline. Utilizing the INFOR BuyDesign/CPQ configurator to develop applications with an emphasis on advancing Standard Products. This position will sit at the ATC in St. Louis, MO. The CPQ configurator is a rules-based software platform that allows our customers to custom order Watlow products online. The foundation of the configurator includes design logic that validates customer selections and generates a build packet used by our manufacturing teams.

Your Key Responsibilities


  • Design, develop, code, test, debug, implement, and maintain configurator programs in CPQ
  • Collaborate with team members in concept development, interface design, and architecture.
  • Analyze business procedures and problems to develop configurator programs
  • Plan and prepare documentation of the development and functioning of programs
  • Manages own activities and asks for feedback and guidance from other more experienced team members
  • Use basic creative problem-solving tools to troubleshoot programs
  • Ability to solve routine, simple problems using logic tools (such as flowcharts) to understand and construct program steps


Required Qualifications 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, CS, MIS or related technical degree, OR Associate degree in computer programming with 3-5 years of related experience
  • Experience in software development or computer programming.


Desired Qualifications 


  • INFOR BuyDesign/CPQ configurator development experience preferred
  • Experience in building or working with programs or platforms that use control flow logic or a rule-based engine
  • Basic to intermediate programming experience
  • Experience with MS SQL server relational data bases. Basic to intermediate SQL experience with loading and updating data using structured query language and data transfer tools provided with SQL Server Management Studio
  • Experience with ERP Manufacturing systems. Familiar with sales and manufacturing concepts such as routings, bills of material, requisitions, purchase orders, sales orders and job orders


Benefits: The Watlow Total Compensation Plan

The health, well-being and financial stability of you and your family is a high priority to us.  The Watlow Total Rewards Plan includes competitive compensation and a full range of life and career enhancing benefits:

  • Annual Achievement Award
  • 401(k) plan that includes a company match on your contribution and an annual company contribution that is tied to company performance
  • Onsite wellness clinic
  • Wellness incentives
  • Employee Personal Assistance Program
  • Dental, medical, vision and short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid holidays, personal time, and vacation
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement


Diversity & Inclusion

We proactively embrace diversity in all its dimensions across our company and cultivate a culture of inclusion and forward thinking that respects and reflects each team member’s individual strengths, views, and experiences. Watlow takes pride in being an inclusive equal opportunity employer and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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Other details

  • Job Family Engineering
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • 12001 Lackland Rd, St. Louis, MO 63146, USA