Full-Stack Software Engineer with focus on Frontend (23-2-002)

Job Description

We are looking for a Software Engineer passionate about both frontend and backend technologies to join our Engineering Division in Germany. This position has a strong focus on Web and requires a good understanding of Java applications development too, preferably the Spring and Angular frameworks. This is foreseen as a full-time position (80-100%), but part-time applications will be considered. We welcome applications from experienced engineers, as well as junior engineers.

Your mission

As a Software Engineer focused on Web Frontend, you will leverage your engineering and coding skills for the development and continuous improvement of production-ready solutions to support spacecraft operations and earth observation data processing notably. More concretely, you will be designing and implementing solutions to provide spacecraft engineers with efficient spacecraft telemetry visualization capabilities on systems used by various European space missions and programmes.

You will be involved in all phases of the software development lifecycle and work closely with other members of the Engineering Division in Germany, Italy and Switzerland.

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 as well as key players from the private sector.

We are specialised in distributed systems and client applications, using modern technologies with a focus on high-performing, robust and light solutions. Our Engineering Division 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, enthusiastic about space, and you want a versatile role in an international and distributed team, this is the position for you!

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Sciences or similar, preferably with a focus on software engineering
  • Pro-active attitude with initiative and interest in challenging solutions
  • Excellent communication skills in an international environment
  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written particularly in technical documentation
  • Knowledge and practical experience in the following technologies is required:
    • JavaScript, preferably also TypeScript
    • HTML5, CSS3
    • Angular, and related tools (NPM, webpack…)
    • Java 11+ with Maven and/or Gradle
    • RESTful Services including JSON and XML
    • Relevant Network Protocols (TCP, HTTP, DNS…)


Desirable Skills and Experience

  • User interface/experience design
  • Spring (Boot, Framework, Data, and Security) applied to Web applications
  • SQL Databases (PostgreSQL and/or MariaDB)
  • Containers and their orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Continuous integration environments and source control management systems and their respective tools, e.g. GitLab and SonarQube
  • Developing in Linux/Unix environments
  • Contribution to Open Source Projects

Work Location

Darmstadt, Germany and/or in home office with regular meetings in Darmstadt

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 for the above-mentioned work location.
Security, identity and reference checks on the candidates are part of the recruitment process.

Job Application

Please send your applications electronically to career@solenix.ch before the application deadline 31 January 2023.