Full Stack Software Engineer (50% to 80%)

Job Description

We are looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer to join our Engineering Team in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland. This position has a strong focus on Web development, but requires a good understanding of Java technologies too, preferably the Spring Framework. This is a part-time position for 50% to 80%. We welcome applications from experienced engineers, as well as junior engineers.

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 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!

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 Division 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:
    • Angular, and related tools (NPM, webpack…)
    • JavaScript, preferably also TypeScript
    • HTML5, CSS3
    • Java 11+ with Maven and/or Gradle
    • RESTful Services including JSON and XML
    • Relevant Network Protocols (TCP, HTTP, DNS…)
    • Experience in the following areas would be highly desirable:
  • User interface design
    • Spring (Boot, Framework, Data, and Security) applied to Web applications
    • SQL Databases (PostgreSQL and/or MariaDB)
    • Continuous integration environments and source control management systems and their respective tools, e.g. GitLab and SonarQube
    • Developing in Linux/Unix environments

Work Location

Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, and in home office


Start of Work: as soon as possible

Application Deadline: 04 October 2020

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 04 October 2020.