HE Space is a successful international space company. For over 30 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration. We are currently looking for a Application Software Engineer to support our customer in Germany.
Application Software Engineer
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
As part of the TSS department, you will have the following responsibilities:
Maintenance of the development servers and workstations;
Maintenance of the development tools, such as compilers, libraries, etc;
Maintenance of Continuous Integration Tools and source code repositories;
Support of software developers in the area of system programming and interface definition;;
Design and implementation of new software packages that are needed to support ongoing projects and which are providing common services to all users;
Contribution to the analysis and planning of H/W and S/W upgrades or reconfigurations, taking care of compatibility issues between subsystems;
Support to S/W development and maintenance in relation to the utilization of system resources;
Provision of stand-by/on-call support if needed under special circumstances;
Provision of support, as required, to critical operations.
Skills & Experience
You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:
Expert knowledge and a significant work experience of Linux administration and development, and should be familiar, to the extent required by the performance of the above tasks, with as many as possible of the following system software environments;
Good knowledge of Linux/UNIX operating systems, virtualization based on VMWARE and Docker, distributed processing, scripting language programming (like perl or python), automated services, continuous Integration Tools (JIRA/Bamboo), source code repository (git, svn), C/C++/Java to the extent to be able to support software developers;
Experience in the installation, administration and troubleshooting on some of the following shall be considered as an advantage;
Installation and maintenance of ORACLE databases;
Maintenance of an On-line Documentation system like Wiki;
First/Second Level user support;
Automatic Service Provisioning using Cloud technologies;
Installation and maintenance of programming and debugging environments;
Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.
This job is located in Darmstadt. We welcome applicants who are available as soon as possible. If you think you have what it takes for this job, please send us your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word) to Ms Veronika Horvath at firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting job DED-SC-3227 before 24-Oct-16.
An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!