Senior Software Developer (d/f/m)

  • Airbus
  • Manching, Germany
  • 08/05/2019
Full time Software Engineering

Job Description

Airbus Defence and Space GmbH

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world's leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

A vacancy for a Senior Software Developer (d/f/m) has arisen within Airbus Defence and Space in Manching. The successful applicant will join “Diagnostics & Service Information”.

Tasks & accountabilities

Due to increasing complexity in modern aircraft, data processing systems are becoming more and more important and are increasingly becoming a decisive factor for the level of lifecycle costs.
As part of System Support Services, we continuously collect and process a/c data from various patterns and thus create the basis for more detailed analyses.

TASSI3: Diagnostics & Service Information develops various software solutions that contain extensive knowledge about the weapon system. The solutions enable the system engineering to analyze such data, collect the knowledge and deliver this
knowledge back to the customer.

As a Senior Software Developer you will become part of a team responsible for the development of such software solutions or support.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

Further development and support of applications in the following system environment:

  • Java, J2E, Version 8 resp. 10
    • Vaadin, Java Framework for Web-based interfaces, version 8 or 11
    • CSS (for style adjustments within Vaadin)
    • Spring Boot, Spring Data
    • Hibernate as OOM Mapper
    • SQL or Oracle-specific SQL / PL/SQL for direct queries
    • Tomcat / Jetty as web container
    • Maven 3 as a build environment
  • Analysis of databases and development of SQL queries and PL/SQL procedures 
  • Support in error analysis, requirement finding, deployment processes (CITRIX), 
  • Testing of SW from external assignment 
  • General IT support in the team (MS Office, PC problems, etc.) 
  • Maintenance of small servers in relation to Oracle (RMAN, Enterprise Manager, DATAPUMP, etc.), storage space - -- management, solution of occurring problems of users 
  • Setup and management of laptops for special applications (Oracle 12c, TOAD, special software) 
  • Development of hardware / software concepts for various variable requirements 


Support in setting up and operating development environments:

  • JetBrains or IntelliJ as development environment
  • GitLab (i.e. Git in general) as Source Administration
  • Jenkins Build Server


This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.

Required skills

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Completed computer science studies or comparable qualification
  • Java, J2E, Version 8/10
  • Vaadin, Java Framework for Web-based Interfaces, Version 8/11
  • CSS (for style adjustments within Vaadin)
  • Spring Boat, Spring Data
  • Hibernate as OOM Mapper
  • SQL or Oracle-specific SQL / PL/SQL for direct queries
  • Tomcat / Jetty as Web Container
  • Maven 3 as a build environment
  • JetBrains or IntelliJ as development environment
  • GitLab (i.e. Git in general) as Source Administration
  • Mantis as ticketing system
  • Jenkins Build Server
  • Professional handling of MS-Office is required
  • Structured, analytical and independent way of working
  • High level of initiative and commitment
  • High communication and team skills
  • Fluent in German and English