Job Description
Talent Pool: Software Engineers
Application deadline:  Ongoing
Workplace:  Hybrid Position
Job Location (Short):  Chennai, Tamil Nādu, India
Contract Type:  Full-Time
Employment Type:  Regular

Looking for a long-term career-building opportunity to work in the R&D department and take part in developing the most innovative pumps in the world? Then join Grundfos talent pool as we are expanding our team in Chennai, India! 


Innovation has always been the driving force behind Grundfos. We are excited about continuously breaking new ground and setting new standards within sustainable water solutions – innovating today what was impossible yesterday, advancing the flow of water and improving the quality of life for people. We believe that having a diverse blend of talents is key to success and a force for change. Joining Grundfos, you become part of a big powerful team and our promise to do better.


What to expect

By joining our pool, you'll be the first to know about upcoming opportunities that align with your skills and interests. When this happens, the responsible recruiter will reach out to you directly with more information. Until then, we will keep in touch and check in with you regularly.


What kind of jobs do we currently have?

Software Development Engineer with various background: develop and enhance the features in the Grundfos pumps and drives to ensure that we continue having the world's best products by developing embedded software in close collaboration with the other developers using our common software platform. We work in an agile environment where flexibility is a natural thing as well as the ability to plan your day.

Your main tasks will be:

  • Design and development of different embedded SW for low-level drivers for product applications as a part of the Platform Team and ensure that it is working as expected
  • Define solutions from a system perspective and support System integration
  • Ensure alignment with the SW architecture and platform

SW Architecture & Governance

  • Contribute to enhancements of existing reference architecture and framework
  • Contribute to architecture process & governance
  • Identify and implement best practices with respect to architecture  
  • Unit test development and test of new software and products to the full value chain
  • Quality improvement on existing software, bug fixing, and test
  • Build and share knowledge
  • Reach out to colleagues, and guide them so the development process is enhanced as well as the products become more innovative  


What is your background?

We are open to various talents and imagine that you may have a combination of the below:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Engineering (Electronics Background) with anywhere between 4 to max 15 years of relevant experience
  • Expert in developing embedded SW applications in Embedded C
  • Experience in coding and testing embedded work products in High- & low-level design of product applications or with low-level drivers
  • Embedded concepts at SW as well as HW levels.
  • Experience in usage and integration of sensors like temperature, pressure, etc
  • Structured, modularized development and testing at all levels for different embedded software components like:
    • RTOS (eCos, Threadx), memory, etc.
    • Communication drivers and protocols e.g. RS232, RS485, I2C, SPI, etc.
    • At least one FieldBus protocol from Modbus, Profibus, BACnet, Ethernet/IP, Profinet IO, etc
  • MCU architectures – 16 & 32 bit Preferably – Renesas Emulators, OCD, and other tools.
  • Hardware debugging and testing (Peripherals, schematic reading, oscilloscope, Multi-meter etc).


Why Join Grundfos and our talent pool:

  • Unlock possibilities: You become part of our unique culture where we empower you to make bold moves to unlock new possibilities for innovative solutions and personal development. Personal development is not just an option; it is a priority.
  • Create impact: You will play a pivotal role in driving change. You are an ambassador of water with the ultimate aim of solving the world’s most challenging water and climate issues.
  • We succeed together: Joining us, you become part of a big powerful team. You can do great things on your own, but together, and with our differences, we can do it smarter, faster, and more exciting. Being responsible, inclusive, and caring are part of who we are.
  • We care: We always do our best to create a good working environment, offer the best opportunities, rewards, and benefits. Because we fundamentally care about you, your well-being, and your future.


How to join:

If you are eager to join our talent pool to learn more about us and have some of the competencies and qualifications mentioned above, please apply with your resume by clicking “Apply”. While we may not have specific job openings at this very moment, we are always looking for talents to join our talent pool.


If you want to dig deeper into the Grundfos universe, please visit us on LinkedIn or YouTube and to get to know some of your future colleagues and why they appreciate working at Grundfos, check out Meet our people.

We look forward to hearing from you.

About Grundfos 
Grundfos is one of the world’s leading water technology companies with more than 19.000 employees in 60+ countries all over the world. Our skills commit us to pioneering solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improve the quality of life for people. We dare to do things that others cannot or dare not do, as we believe innovation is not only a business opportunity, but an obligation. And what really matters to us is not short term profit, but the impact we make. By becoming part of our united powerful team, you too can drive this change no matter your role.

An inclusive team
If you like the look of this job and know you can bring your skills to contribute to our purpose, please apply. We need and welcome professional people from all corners – however you identify and whatever your background is.