Application Software Engineer

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Department: Software Engineering


About the Company:

ANCA Motion control systems have been used in a variety of applications for over 40 years, with a separate business established in 2007. Since then, we have rapidly grown to become recognised as the market leader in our field. At ANCA Motion we keep up with the latest technology that enables our customers to have a competitive advantage on a global scale. You will find our control systems in applications such as tool grinding, profile cutting and cylindrical grinding, and as specialists in motion control we also apply our expertise to the Automation market. 

Our engineering head office is based in Melbourne Australia and we have a global presence in more than forty countries around the world, with ANCA Motion solutions in every major continent.

We are currently seeking an Application Software Engineer to join our team located in our Bayswater Head Office.


About the Role:

Reporting to the Application Software Engineering Team Leader this exciting opportunity will see you building Application Software on top of ANCA Motions Core CNC products. This role will allow you to explore opportunities to add additional features above and beyond the framework requested, which will enable you to step outside the box and explore your creative and innovative side. 

As an Application Software Engineer you will liaise with other Software Engineering Teams, Sales Teams and Product Managers to offer in-depth extensive knowledge on features and workflows within our developed Application Software products.                     


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop Application Software that achieves all customer requirements.
  • Keep in regular contact with the overseas Application Software Engineers to ensure that they are receiving support and direction.
  • Develop requirements for application logic and workflows from customers (typically machine OEMs) and Product Managers.
  • Support Field Application Engineers and Aftermarket Technicians with diagnostic procedures for root causing field issues relating to Application Software products.
  • Provide pre-sales assistance to Sales Personal and Field Application Engineers on possible solutions to customer requirements.


Required Skills & Knowledge:

  • Experience with programming languages such as C# / WPF / XAML.
  • Understanding of modern software design principles and patterns.
  • Experience in User Interface design.
  • Demonstrated experience in interfacing directly with customers.
  • The ability to think strategically at a high level and entertain wide-ranging possibilities in developing a vision for the future.
  • Willingness to trial developed software on industrial machine tools.



  • Career development opportunities available.
  • Flexible work arrangements available.
  • Opportunity to work across many varied and unique projects.
  • Subsidised local gym memberships.
  • ANCA sporting events.
  • Employee bonus schemes.


Why ANCA Motion?

At ANCA Motion, we strive to foster an environment that encourages creativity, innovation, and teamwork. We do more than just make machine tools; we are constantly pushing the boundaries of what is possible and provide our team the freedom to do this, whilst having a lot of fun along the way. 

We welcome people from different backgrounds, cultures, and ways of thinking. We value people with a taste for problem-solving, an entrepreneurial mindset and a collaborative approach. Whilst our work has its challenges, we are a supportive team that helps develop our people to create the next generation of technology. 

It is our values and our people that set us apart and shape our reputation as one of the world leaders in our field.


If you’re ready to be challenged to be the best you can be – ANCA Motion is the place for you.
Apply Now - Email your CV to or call Nick Paneras on 0481 467 571 for a confidential discussion.