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Industrial Software Application Specialist

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Company description

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 


Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the role:

We are looking for the Industrial Software Application Specialist for our Ferrero Engineering division.

The role coordinates and develops strategies, implementation and support activities for the entire life cycle of industrial software applications made for the Corporate (development, testing and validation, deployment in production and operational assistance).

Main Responsabilities:

The Digital Transformation division operating in a very large and heterogeneous area, pertaining to Operations Technology (OT), which concerns data collection regard the performance evaluation of production machines, the creation of dashboards and consultation interfaces for the analysis of the energy consumption of the plants, the supervision and control of the technological parameters and the environments for managing recipes and machine configurations.

The implementation of the applications is based on the Agile development paradigm and uses CI / CD tools (Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery) according to the DevOps approach, in order to build a software architecture reliable, scalable, flexible, automated and based on microservices architectures.

Who we are looking for:

  • Master's Degree in Computer Engineering, Automation Engineering or Computer Science
  • Knowledge of high-level programming languages, such as Java, Python, C #, JavaScript, CSS, HTML.
  • Experience in the development of modern web-based graphic interfaces in UXi perspective.
  • Design and management of the main DBMS environments (MS SQL Server, MySQL and PostgreSQL)
  • Experience in developing RESTful web APIs.
  • Significant skills inherent to the aspects of Cyber-Security applied to the design of the Software.
  • Experience in using collaborative source control tools such as GIT or SVN.
  • Experience in using container management platforms, such as Docker.
  • Good project management skills
  • Attitude towards leading innovation and Problem solving

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

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