The Acrelec Group is the leading digital transformation company that provides the world’s largest restaurant and leading retail brands with hardware, software, and services to reimagine the customer experience for the digital age. Our indoor and outdoor solutions help brands engage consumers in new and innovative ways that add convenience, speed of service and engagement to the customer journey while increasing revenue and streamlining business processes. Acrelec pioneered digital kiosks in quick service restaurants and gained prominence by developing digital commerce platforms for the world’s largest retail brands. Acrelec has over 20,000 installations in 50 countries with more than 700 employees worldwide.
This position serves as an extension of our Romanian Software team, supporting the development of our KIOSK solutions in North America. The successful candidate will have a solid technical background, strong interpersonal skills, and superior project management capabilities. The successful candidate must have the ability to become well versed with a proprietary software/hardware platform. This position will require the ability to evaluate in-house & third-party software/hardware components to determine their integration requirements and compatibility. The successful candidate must have a strong understanding of the Microsoft Windows environment and a willingness to become familiar with Android/iOS software development. This position will require the ability to design software components simultaneously within different environments and languages.
Expand existing software to meet the changing needs of our KIOSK customers
Lead Engineer on projects involving software and/or hardware integration
Formalize requirements for new projects/software changes from the Business Perspective
Focus on creating fault-tolerant programs that are expected to operator automatically 24/7
Provide contact point with third-party vendors in the market, over integration projects (e.g. payment devices/systems, peripherals, 3rd party solutions)
Coordinate acceptance tests of new software deliveries for the market. In house testing and responsible of Beta/Trial phases in the field
Become well versed in both Windows PC and Android/iOS mobile application development
Create platform independent applications designed to enhance our customer’s experiences
Write/localize user/functional documentation based on customer requirements or based on his own understanding of the system
Create all the documentation needed to support other departments (Support, Installation, Sales, Reporting, etc.)
Be the main contact for software changes/issues outside of Acrelec SW working hours
Requires a bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology or equivalent discipline
Strong understanding of the MS Windows OS
General IT skills: networking configuration, remote control software and CRM solutions
Understanding of Software Development cycles and the ability to generate the required documentation
Proven ability to perform software functional analysis and integration testing
Ability to learn to use both standard/commercial new tools and new software solutions
Experience with NoSQL database such as MongoDB
Up to date with SW industry trends – NodeJS, AngularJS, MEAN dev stack, Mobile, etc.
Organizational and strong Project Management skills as well as Documentation skills
Benefits: Acrelec America offers medical, dental and vision benefits, 401k and competitive vacation package
Location: Pittsburgh, PA; Relocation assistance not offered
Job Type: Full-time
Application: Qualified candidates selected to advance in the interviewing process, must successfully pass a timed technical test
Acrelec America, a leading digital transformation company, provides the world’s largest brands with self-order kiosks, menu displays, drive-thru and click-and-collect solutions that increase customer engagement while delivering benefits across the digital enterprise. Acrelec America is a part of the Acrelec Group, a world leader with 20,000 installations in 50 countries.