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Software Engineer - Augsburg

Diamond Foundry

Diamond Foundry

Software Engineering
Augsburg, Germany
Posted on Thursday, November 9, 2023
Diamond Foundry is a company that grows diamonds using cutting-edge plasma reactor technology moved by renewable energy. We are on track to be the first large-scale provider of diamond-based chipset technology to allow for a new generation of high-power hardware used in AI, cloud computing and 5G.
You are a software engineer with hardware controls experience eager to put your skills to use to design and deploy production-oriented applications to increase the amount and quality of our diamonds, as well as contribute to the pipelines and workflow of our automation and data analysis systems.
Words have power, and code especially so. With the Factory Automation and Software Team at Diamond Foundry, you will design applications that allow the rest of the engineering organization to flourish, grow better diamonds, and more of it.
Words have power, and names are especially so. Come, and make a name for yourself with Diamond Foundry.


  • Resolve interruptions to process data flow.
  • Translate feature requests into actionable software design.
  • Optimizing control logic to optimize equipment performance and minimize operator interaction time.
  • Deploy microservices-based applications to analyze production data.
  • Close collaboration with IT/software team in US (Proficient in English and German).


  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering or adjacent field.
  • 3+ years of software engineering or computer science experience.
  • Proficient in written and spoken English.
  • A qualified candidate will have a subset of these skills: Core Software Python, C/C++, SQL. Familiarity with Web Services, REST APIs, TCP/IP, MQTT, IIoT, Modbus, RS232. Experience with electrical, software, and/or mechanical systems. Familiar with PLCs, control systems, vision systems, and scripting languages. Operational knowledge of network architecture, cloud and hybrid on-prem/cloud platforms.
This role will be based onsite at our German subsidiary Augsburg Diamond Technology GmbH (audiatec).