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Controls Software Development Engineer

At Trane TechnologiesTM  and through our businesses including Trane® and Thermo King®, we create innovative climate solutions for buildings, homes, and transportation that challenge what’s possible for a sustainable world. We're a team that dares to look at the world's challenges and see impactful possibilities. We believe in a better future when we uplift others and enable our people to thrive at work and at home. We boldly go.

Trane Technologies is a diverse and inclusive environment.  We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce; including individuals with disabilities and United States qualified protected veterans.

Job Summary:
The Controls Software Developer will be working on a motivated global team to develop real-time embedded machine controls for both HVAC Equipment and Equipment Integration into Building, Campus, and Enterprise-Wide Automation Systems. This opportunity offers growth, leadership, and career building challenges on a variety of next generation controls and can lead to other expanding opportunities in this broad global organization.


  • Analyze, design, implement, test real-time embedded software for electronic industrial HVAC controls.
  • Integrate software & hardware - test & verify system functionality.
  • Help advance software development tools, technology and processes.
  • Estimate tasks and generate schedules for reporting to leadership and end customers.
  • Manage field reported defects.
  • Follow established Trane product development procedures and guidelines.
  • Estimated 5% travel.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Science required.
  • 0-5 years of software development experience.

 Key Competencies:

  • Java, C++, C or similar object-oriented software design experience required.
  • Experience in analysis, design, implementation, test, and debugging of software required.
  • Experience in hands on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets a plus.
  • Experience in the UML and Object-Oriented Design a plus.
  • Knowledge of XML, TCP/IP, MODBUS, BACnet, LonTalk a plus.
  • Familiarity with database applications a plus.
  • Familiarity with embedded operating systems (Linux OS) and networking a plus.
  • Familiarity with software configuration management and defect tracking tools a plus.
  • HVAC equipment/systems knowledge a plus.
  • Systems integration/engineering knowledge a plus.
  • Must have excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.

Base Pay for this position is $80,000-105,000.

Disclaimer: This "range" could be a result of seniority, merit, geographic location where the work is performed, education, experience, travel requirements for the job, or because of a system the employer uses to measure earnings by quantity or quality of production (so, for example, positions that may not have traditional salary ranges).

*Benefits vary by region, business alignment, union involvement and employee status.

What’s in it for you:

We are committed to helping you reach your professional, personal and financial goals. We offer competitive compensation that aligns with our business strategies and comprehensive benefits to help you live your healthiest. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture that engages as well as values the different backgrounds and experiences of our employee, which, in turn, spurs innovation, generates creative solutions and enhances our customer relations. 

If you share our passion for inspiring progress—for bringing about bold shifts in how people, economies and societies operate—then you belong with Trane Technologies. Progress begins with you.

We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits and programs. We are an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, age, marital status, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any legally protected status.