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Experienced C++ and Database Software Engineer

Job ID 771 Date posted 10/25/2017
Location Göteborg Sweden Sweden
Job Description

Experienced C++ and Database Software Engineer


The transport industry is in a clear shift where electrification, automation, digitalization, AI and more will change the way we travel and ship cargo. Jeppesen is the world leading business partner to the aviation industry providing digital and automated solutions with tremendous performance. We call it Digital Aviation.


We are on an exciting and challenging journey to bring new technology into new products for our customers. Today we provide many of the leading airline carriers with sophisticated solutions for their resource (crew and aircraft) planning, tracking and risk management which gives superior support enabling accurate on demand business decisions, and in the end make air traveling and transporting for any of us as smooth as possible.


To grasp our future opportunities we are looking for a talented C++ software engineer with good database knowledge. You will have the opportunity to learn and broaden your experience by working with more than 200 engineers from more than 30 different nations. We are proud of our values, diversity and our culture of trust and helpfulness.


We are passionate about delivering with ever increasing levels of quality with speed following agile principles and practices. We have embraced the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) which serves to structure our agile way of working. We take innovation seriously and dedicate entire sprints to implement whatever ideas our teams have.

Our office is located near the Central Station in Gothenburg.




Role description:



You will be part of a highly qualified and experienced team developing our platform, used by our different products. Our team is responsible for database access, message brokers and a custom application server used by our customers to implement their business logics.

The platform is mainly implemented in C++, the database is Oracle and we use Linux as OS. Python is used when writing tests, customization and ad-hoc scripting.

We use continuous deployment, so experience in unit testing and integration testing is essential.

We strive to have strong and empowered teams that takes full responsibility for deliveries with support from management. Communication and collaboration are essential to be successful, so you need to be a team player.




Desired Profile:



• Master of Science in computer science or equivalent.

• 3 years of working experience as a software engineer.

• Good knowledge in C++ programming.

• Good knowledge in using and understanding databases, especially Oracle.

• Good knowledge and skills in Python and Linux.

• A clear interest in testing and build systems, including build pipelines and CI/CD.

• A true continuous improvement mindset.

• A team player with high integrity.

• Some experience in understanding and using agile methodology.

• Fluency in English (our corporate language), spoken and written.

• Embraces speaking out, playing fair, teaming up and having fun which are some of our company values.



Good to have:



• Interest in data modeling.

• Experience of message handling using message brokers.



Please note that applications will be processed continuously and interviews may take place throughout the application period.




The Company



At Jeppesen in Gothenburg, more than 350 employees from over 30 countries develop, implement and support cutting-edge resource optimization systems for airlines and railways. We solve some of the most intricate problems you can imagine – in one of the most exciting and dynamic industries you can find.

Jeppesen’s crew and fleet management Systems are mainly developed in Gothenburg, with support from our offices in Montreal, Singapore, and New York. Jeppesen has 3,500 employees worldwide and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, USA. Founded on the production of aeronautical charts, the company celebrated 80 years of guiding pilots safely to their destinations in 2014.

Jeppesen is a subsidiary of Boeing and key part of Boeing Digital Aviation, the world’s leading aerospace company. Boeing is headquartered in Chicago, U.S.A., employing more than 160 000 people in 70 countries.




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