Basic Information


Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

Date published


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Requisition Type

Partner Position

Description & Requirements

Senior Software Commissioning Engineer – Grand Rapids, Michigan

DISHER is currently partnering with a global material handling and logistic solutions company on their need for a Senior Software Commissioning Engineer in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In this role, you will support the team in all aspects of software commissioning and support. This is a hands-on role where you will be traveling to support their customers during implementation.

What it’s like to work here:
This growing, global company offers a forward-thinking, results-oriented environment where you will have the opportunity to work on cross-functional, collaborative teams. The leadership team is passionate about seeing their employees grow and develop in their individual career paths. While working here you will also have the opportunity to work with innovative technology from design to implementation.

What you will get to do:
  • Build equipment emulation models for in-house software testing.
  • Write acceptance criteria for emulation model.
  • Perform emulation testing to software development, commissioning, and testing teams.
  • Lead on-site team.
  • Execute integration test plan.
  • Participate in software functional tests using an equipment emulation model.
  • Create a commissioning plan.
  • Define site readiness.
  • Provide training to customer IT staff and internal lifetime services team.
  • Provide super user training.
  • Commission software on-site with material handling equipment.
  • Report commissioning status.
  • Participate in on-call rotation.
What will make you successful:
  • Associates degree in Computer Science or related experience (C# Boot Camp).
  • At least 5 years’ experience commissioning complex systems in a customer environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills,
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting ability.
  • Ability to lead onsite commissioning efforts.
  • Strong focus on customer service.
  • Desire to work in a fast-pace environment.
  • Ability to read mechanical layout drawings, a plus.
  • Willingness to travel up to 20% of the time, including international travel.
DISHER is a full-service product development and engineering services firm in East and West Michigan and Indianapolis, Indiana. Our engineering team is highly technical and diversified, serving in a variety of markets including automotive, office furniture, alternative energy, and medical. Our capabilities span from napkin through launch, providing numerous opportunities for us to partner with clients in product and process development, as well as in talent identification and attraction.
Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. 
Keywords: Emulation, Commissioning, Software, C#, material handling, warehousing