Java Software Engineer with Spring Framework (21-2-005)

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Java Software Engineer with focus on the Spring Framework to join our Engineering Division in Germany. This is foreseen as a full-time position, but part-time applications will be considered. This position has a strong focus on developing performing server applications to support our customers in their operations. Creative flexibility ensures that you can develop innovative solutions in an exciting domain.

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 Germany, Italy and Switzerland. This role has a lot of potential for career development, including growing involvement and responsibility in the company activities.

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!

Who we are

Solenix is an independent and international company providing innovative 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.


Required Skills and Experience

  • 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:
    • Java 11+
    • Spring (Boot, Framework, Data, and Security) applied to Web applications
    • RESTful Services including JSON and XML
    • SQL Databases (PostgreSQL and/or MariaDB)
    • Maven and/or Gradle

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Spring (Integration, Batch, AMQP)
  • JPA, JMS and JMX
  • Relevant network protocols (TCP, HTTP, DNS…)
  • Docker containers
  • Continuous integration environments and source control management systems and their respective tools, e.g. GitLab and SonarQube
  • Developing in Linux/Unix environments
  • Web applications development
  • Python and shell scripting


Work Location

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

Start Date: As soon as possible


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 31 October 2021.