American Axle amp; Manufacturing Software Engineer Advanced Engineering in Detroit, Michigan

We are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world.At AAM, we're looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. We're growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!Software Engineer Advanced EngineeringJob Description SummarySoftware lead for advanced manufacturing engineering automation(AIV/AGV) projects. It is a self directed work position .Working with end users to determine the types of hardware and software required for office systems; coordinating supplies and set-up. Participating in the evaluation, testing, and integration of new office products or functions. Providing support for end users of office systems and products.*Develop Code for all aspects of AIV/AGV schedule system. To include interfaces to mobile apps and ERP systems. All internal dash boards, monitoring systems and route guidanceDevelop all startup, system configurations and floor introductionCoordinate all mapping and route system integrationsDocument design specifications, installation instructions, and other system-related information.*Provide technical guidance or support for the development or troubleshooting of systems.*Identify system data, hardware, or software components required to meet system goals*Perform ongoing hardware and software maintenance operations, including installing or upgrading hardware or software.*Configure servers to meet functional specifications.*Develop system engineering, software engineering, system integration, or distributed system architectures.*Design and conduct hardware or software tests.*Research, test, or verify proper functioning of software patches and fixes.*Complete models and simulations, using manual or automated tools, to analyze or predict system performance under different operating conditions.*Develop efficient and effective system controllers.*All other duties as assigned.Preferred Skill sets include but not limited too.•Bachelor Degree Computer Science•ITIL V3 Certification and or awareness•5+ years VB.Net / VBA / C#•System design, Conceptual Data model / database schema definition•2+ Years Microsoft development tools (Visual Studio)•Knowledge of PLC / devices to enable data collection (Functional)•Designing web services using XML/SOAP in an SOA (Functional)•Implementing web services using XML/SOAP in an SOA (Functional)•3-4 years HTML, JavaScript, and cascading style sheets.•1-2 years User Interface and web design.•1-2 years ASP.NET development and testing and deployment•Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (Functional)•Experience with Transaction Express•Advanced Scripting - Windows and Linux/UNIX•Expertise in current computer hardware and software•Ability to use one or more development language (C++, PHP, HTML, etc.)•Strong communication skills•Ability to work in a team and as an independent contributor•Eye for detail and identifying problems•Analytical and commercial experienceAbout American Axle ManufacturingFor over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline, metal forming, powertrain, and casting technologies for automotive, commercial and industrial markets. Today, we are a premier global Tier 1 automotive supplier with broad capabilities across multiple product lines to deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for