Software Engineer (17-1-072)

Job Description

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join the Engineering Team in our offices in Darmstadt, Germany.  Solenix is an independent and international company providing engineering and consulting services in the space market. Among our customers are space agencies like ESA and EUMETSAT.  We are specialized in distributed systems and client applications, using modern technologies with a focus on high performing, robust and light solutions. Our Engineering Team is a group of motivated, dynamic and creative people who enjoy high-quality work, as well as a relaxed and flexible work atmosphere. If you are passionate about software technologies and you want a versatile role, we are looking for you!

You will be involved in all phases of the software development lifecycle in current and future projects. Depending on your experience and background, you could also support our business development activities using your technical expertise and/or contribute to the definition and evolution of our software products.  This role has a lot of potential for career development by growing the involvement and responsibility in the company activities.

Required Skills and Experience

  • 2-4 years' experience in software engineering.  
  • Experience in all phases of the software development lifecycle.    
  • Pro-active attitude with initiative and interest in learning new skills.  
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both spoken and written.
  • Working knowledge of:
    • Java, JSF, Spring.  
    • Javascript frameworks e.g. jQuery, AngularJS.  
    • HTML5, XML technologies, CSS.  
    • DBMS e.g. Oracle, PostgreSQL, MongoDB .

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Continuous integration environments and source control management systems. 
  • Developing in Linux/Unix environments. 
  • Python and shell scripting.
  • Eclipse RCP
  • User interface design.  


Work Location

Darmstadt, Germany


Start of Work: Immediately

Application Deadline: 30 September 2017

Important Notes

Before applying to this position, please read the page How to Apply.
Applicants must be EU citizens or have a valid work and residence permit in Germany.
Security, identity and reference checks on the candidates are part of the recruitment process.

Job Application

Please send your applications electronically to before the application deadline 30 September 2017.