Job Name:
CPQ Software Engineer

General information

Location: Cottage Grove, MN
Renewal by Andersen
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Job Category:
Information Technology
Cottage Grove

Description & Requirements


We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. By celebrating our differences and embracing a positive work-life balance, we are recognized as a Yellow Ribbon company, one of Forbes Magazine’s 2021 “America’s Best Large Employers” and a “Best Employer for Diversity. As a 2021 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference. 


Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


The CPQ Software Engineer is responsible for participating in the design, development, testing and implementation of product configuration models using Infor CPQ development tools and technologies.  The scope, size and complexity of these efforts will vary from enhancements to existing product lines or large scale projects to introduce a new window or door product.  As technical skills advance development assignments will become larger and more complex.   Andersen Windows is a leader in using product quote and configuration technologies to support our high volume/high variety custom manufacturing.  This position is located at Andersen’s Corporate Administrative Office in Oak Park Heights, MN.


·       Interpret business requirements and technical design specifications into product configuration code

·       Develop test plans and test cases to be used in the execution of unit and system testing to ensure product model quality

·       Assist with the deployment of product models into the production environment

·       Assist in the documentation of business and functional requirements

·       Develop technical requirements and user application documentation

·       Provide end user training and support

·       Develop and maintain relationships with business customers and IT staff

·       Collaborate with other Software Engineers and IT Business Analysts to develop functional and technical specifications by interpreting business, product and technical requirements

·       Provide and meet time estimates for assigned deliverables

·       Research and develop skills in new development tools



  • Bachelor's degree in Management of Information Systems, Computer Science or related discipline
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • 0-3 years of development experience with a limited number of application development languages
  • Experience with database technologies – prefer SQL and Oracle experience
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Able to manage and prioritize tasks and projects
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to generate creative solutions
  • Strong focus on customer service and goes the extra mile to ensure a positive customer experience



  • Infor CPQ
  • XSL, XML, CVS, Java, XPL Framework, Xi
  • SQL
  • Excel


“Be Orange. Be You” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook. 

Benefits include, and are not limited to: 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance  

  • Health Savings Account contributions  

  • Paid holidays plus PTO  

  • 401(k) plan & contributions  

  • Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities  

  • Charity contributions  

  • Nationwide career opportunities 

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today. 


* 2020 Andersen brand surveys of U.S. contractors, builders & architects 
** 2020 Andersen Brand Survey of U.S. homeowners 



During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice.