Software Developer (Robotic Metal Additive Manufacturing)

Date: May 30, 2023

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

Company: Lincoln Electric


Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.


Req. ID: 19918 


PURPOSE: Implementation and maintenance of robot additive and subtractive software.



  • Develop, troubleshoot, and debug software algorithms and data structures for converting part geometry into executable robot paths.
  • Develop, troubleshoot, and debug 3D and 2D visualizations that communicate complex physics and geometry to the manufacturing engineer.
  • Provide time and memory efficient algorithms for processing geometry and physics calculations.
  • Assist in integrating the software with cloud services.
  • Perform manual software testing and log detailed, reproducible bug reports.
  • Participate in agile software planning and management process.
  • Implement and maintain automated regression testing scripts on the software.
  • Assist in enhancing development operations such as continuous integration and deployment when called upon.
  • Write documentation on software features and algorithms.
  • Assist production team with path planning and part validation issues.
  • Fix and verify bugs and defects.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy. 



  • Bachelors of Science in Engineering, Computer Science, or other technical field.
  • Minimum 0-1 years of engineering experience working software applications.
  • Interest or experience in modern 3D graphics API such as OpenGL 4.6 or Direct3D 11
  • Interest or experience optimizing software through multi-threading using toolkits such as Intel Threading Building Blocks.
  • Prefer experience with windows UI development with .Net and Winforms.
  • Prefer experience with nVidia’s CUDA Toolkit.
  • Prefer knowledge of additional software languages such as C# and Python.
  • Prefer experience complying with free for commercial use open source software.
  • Interest and experience working in moderate sized teams of highly skilled personnel.
  • Prefer experience with source code control using GIT.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both written and verbally.
  • Works effectively in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and assignments simultaneously.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!


Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Automation 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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