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IIoT Software Engineering


Madrid, M, ES, 28108 Alco

Brand:  RS
Function:  Digital & Technology
Work Location:  Hybrid


IoT Software Engineer – RS Industria

Location: Madrid

Remote/Office/Hybrid: Hybrid

Employment Type: Permanent


The purpose of the role is to design, engineer, and develop features and solutions following the highest standards and best practices.

The Software Engineer needs to be capable of, not only developing top class code, but also reviewing other developers’ code and support every colleague to perform at their best. Also, the SE has to have a good enough understanding of the platform and the features to develop in order to ponder and estimate new features with the team as accurately as possible


About the role

  • Take the ownership of the development at hand taking care to implement the best code possible, testing included.
  • Implement and spread best coding standards for development, and general standards for engineering practices, as well as processes to make sure quality is assured.
  • Make sure the code delivered is scalable, secure and maintainable.
  • Work with the Technical Lead and the other team members to achieve the common goals of the development of system components that span multiple product domains & their interfaces.
  • Eventually, review other developers’ code to ensure highest standards are implemented and side-effects are handled.


What we’re looking for

  • Proven experience in a technical environment.
  • Frameworks like React.js and Jest are essential for this role.
  • Have an Agile & DevOps mindset.
  • Experience interacting at all levels across various countries and cultures; excellent stakeholder management skills.
  • Talented and effective communicator at all levels and in all mediums.
  • Examples of the journey from monolithic architectures to microservices.
  • Understanding of the pros and cons, and operational challenges, of operating with distributed systems.
  • Advocacy of test-driven development, test automation and continuous delivery pipelines.
  • Familiar with event driven architectures.
  • Collaborative style.
  • Appreciation of security engineering best practice and challenges of working with PII data.


A bit about you

Leaders in Electrocomponents lead a culture where people are:

  • Customer and supplier obsessed
  • Highly engaged and ambitious
  • Stripping out barriers to execution
  • Creating fresh ideas and new markets
  • Delivering on promises – making it happen
  • Driven by outcome, with fully aligned objectives


Therefore, to do that I:

Show Passion: I connect deeply with others – colleagues, customers, and suppliers

  • I share my aspirations. I am transparent and honest. I act and communicate with integrity
  • I collaborate with others, so together we thrive and transform our business


Act with Humility: I enable others to ask, ‘what if’, and do amazing things

  • I listen to understand diverse views, as I don’t have all the answers
  • I empower others to try new, exciting things; and challenge limiting beliefs. Sometimes we fail, but we do it together and we learn


Demonstrate Trust: I lead by example, align others around ambitious goals, and check in regularly

  • I commit to and am accountable for two or three key priorities; and I deliver on them join the dots for people across matrix teams, give them ownership, and make sure we always know how we are doing 



We are RS Group.


RS Group is a global integrated omni-channel solutions partner for industrial B2B customers who design, build, and maintain industrial equipment and operations.  We are a FTSE 100 company with £2 billion in revenue, operating in 32 countries, shipping 60,000 parcels a day to over 1.2 million customers worldwide.

Our Vision is to be first choice for all our stakeholders, and we know that starts with our people. At RS we want everyone to show up to work as themselves and know that they will be supported and encouraged to develop and grow. We want work to be a place that excites and empowers, a place where you can be passionate and challenge people to think differently. 

We want to hire the best talent, people who share our values and understand that when we act with respect and humility, we can do great things.  That’s why we’ve put our purpose at the heart of our organisation, we want to make amazing happen for a better world. We empower our people to make a difference, innovate to make more possible and deliver to make it happen.


RS Group Brands:  RS, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, IESA, Synovos, Needlers and Liscombe.


Are you ready to explore the possibilities?

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