Reference code: eta_17-197_en

Software Developer (m/f/d)


Working hours:

What we do - and why!

etamax space is a growing technology company and we need you for that! Our business is safety-critical software and systems, which we process from A for analysis to Z for zero fault tolerance. Our customers include leading companies in the aerospace, transportation and automotive industries. Work together with us on projects that move!

Your tasks

  • Maintenance
    • Corrective maintenance: addressing bugs reported during operations, testing or commissioning activities
    • Adaptive maintenance: adapt software to changes in the environment: e.g. operating system, third-party software and hardware upgrades
    • Perfective maintenance: Modification of the software to improve performance, stability or maintainability
    • Preventive maintenance: addressing particular areas of weakness with high maintenance or failure rates
  • Feature requests
    • Improvements: Improving and modifying existing functionality of existing software components
    • New features: Adding additional functionality to one or more software components or developing completely new software components

Your qualification

  • University degree in Computer Science, Astronomy, Physics, Engineering, or equivalent
  • Solid professional experience developing software in Java
  • Professional experience with SQL and interfacing Java to relational databases using JDBC, Hibernate, Spring Data
  • Solid practical familiarity with modern software engineering practices and tools, including configuration control tools, incremental & iterative development, unit and integration testing and the Linux environment
  • Solid practical familiarity with build and source code control tools: e.g. Makefile, Ant, Maven, Gradle, Git
  • Demonstrated capability of conducting small to medium size software projects through the entire software lifecycle up to successful deployment
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in the English language (minimum level B2)

Desirable skills:

  • Professional experience in web front-end development, some of this experience preferably in Angular (2 or later)
  • Professional experience in other high-level, object-oriented programming languages, in particular C++ or Python
  • Practical exposure to non-relational data stores such as Elastic Stack or Cassandra
  • Experience in Java-based desktop GUI programming
  • Practical experience in using virtualisation, in particular Docker
  • Background in astronomy or astrophysics, especially radio interferometry
  • Previous experience working in an international environment

What we offer

  • Interesting projects in a technologically attractive environment
  • A dedicated team, where the doors are literally always open for questions and ideas
  • Flexible working hours, independent working in our flat hierarchy and possibilities to develop your career
  • Fruit basket and full coffee and water
  • Regular team events with games, sports and fun
  • Many nice colleagues from all over the world

Your personal contact


Miriam Grupe
HR Manager - etamax Space GmbH

Phone +49 531 866688-10

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