Software Engineer – Web Technologies

Job Description

We are looking for one or two Software Engineers with a focus on Web technologies to join our new Engineering Team in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland. This position is also open to juniors and part-timers (50% to 100%).

If you are passionate about software technologies, enthusiastic about space, and you want a very versatile role in an international and distributed team, this is the position for you!

Solenix is an independent and international company providing engineering and consulting services in the space market. Among our customers and partners are the European Space Agency (ESA), NASA, EUMETSAT, as well as other space agencies.

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.

You will be involved in all phases of the software development lifecycle in current and future projects. You will work closely with other members of the Engineering Team in Switzerland and Germany. This role has a lot of potential for career development, including growing involvement and responsibility in the company activities.


  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Sciences, 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:
    • AngularJS and/or Angular, and related tools (NPM, webpack…)
    • JavaScript, preferably also TypeScript
    • HTML5, CSS3
    • RESTful Services including JSON and XML
  • Experience in the following areas would be highly desirable:
    • User interface design
    • Mobile platforms (iOS and Android)
    • Continuous integration and delivery environments and their respective tools
    • Developing in Linux/Unix environments
    • Java software development
    • Python and shell scripting

Work Location

Biel/Bienne, Switzerland


Start of Work: January 2019

Application Deadline: 09 September 2018

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 before the application deadline 09 September 2018.