NCR Junior Software Engineer - Currency Templates in Serbia
TITLE: Junior Software Engineer - Currency Templates LOCATION: Belgrade, Serbia
About NCR Corporation NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a global technology company leading how the world connects, interacts and transacts with business. NCR’s assisted- and self-service solutions and comprehensive support services address the needs of retail, financial, travel, hospitality, gaming, public sector, telecom carrier and equipment organizations in more than 100 countries. NCR (www.ncr.com) is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, USA.
POSITION SUMMARY & KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Currency deposit devices contain a module known as a Bill Validator, which is installed with some software known as a Currency Template. The Currency Template examines deposited media to determine whether it is genuine or counterfeit currency, which print version of which denomination, whether the note must be accepted, rejected or retained in the device, whether it is fit for recycling back to another cardholder, and so on, all the while complying with central bank rules for that currency and requirements from retail banks.
The Currency Template is primarily developed using an in-house toolset to design and configure this behaviour using data gathered about these banknotes by the NCR teams in the respective countries, although in some cases some C coding or ARM machine code development is required. These developments vary in size from small updates to adding whole new sets of denominations or currencies.
The software engineer will be part of an engineering group with teams in multiple countries, all working together to ensure customer commitments are met promptly and correctly. This is a high-pressure role, but with support from the rest of the team. Training is provided. This role expects a highly professional attitude at all times. You may be asked to join conference calls with our customers with guidance and briefing from more senior team members. Travel on-site to conduct data collection, speed developments or resolve issues may be required.
Example steps: 1. Determine key image attributes that can be used for image authentication. 2. Extract data from sample image files for authentication. 3. Design functions to detect/validate data using available image attributes. Develop image effect logic (for example using the Sobel operator). 4. Develop code for these functions using C / C language and machine code for ARM processors 5. Simulate the logic to check the reliability on a PC 6. Build other objects as downloadable object 7. Test the code/logic on the target hardware The expectation is that on-site travel may be required up to 6 times per year.
Bachelors Level Degree in Engineering or Computer Science (or equivalent experience) At least 2 years programming experience. Written and conversational English. Windows PC programming experience. Good engineering judgement / logical thinking. Good methodical problem solving skills. C and C language programming is an advantage. Programming of machine code for ARM processors is an advantage. Image analysis skills an advantage. Customer focus
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in C / C application development and machine code development for ARM processors is an advantage. Experience of image analysis is an advantage.
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Job Software Engineering
Title: Junior Software Engineer - Currency Templates
Requisition ID: 0069146_P0229338