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Software Customization Engineer

Job ID 1425 Date posted 11/23/2018
Location Göteborg Sweden Sweden
Job Description

One third of pilots and cabin crew worldwide areflying with schedules produced by Jeppesen's innovative solutions. One millionpilots use our navigation products, and every day some 70,000 routes around theworld are planned with the help of Jeppesen.

At Jeppesen you will work with breakthroughtechnology, exciting customers and fantastic colleagues from around the world. Wesolve some of the most challenging optimization problems in the world for ourcustomers and our culture is characterized by creativity, professionalism andhard work within an open and flexible work environment. We believe that ouremployees must be allowed to think big and have fun for us to remain one of thetop companies in the industry. To get the best out of each talent, we encourageand enable our employees to continuously develop and explore.


Job description


The Crew and Ops Implementation department is responsible for the configurationand delivery of our Crew and Ops management products to airline customers andto make sure that we deliver solutions that our customers truly need. You willbe part of a skilled team of developers that solve some of the most challengingoptimization problems in the world, value diversity and learn from each other.

As a Software Customization Engineer you will work as a programmerclosely with our clients and customize the application to their businessenvironment. We are looking for a developer with strong communication skills,both inside a team and towards clients, who can explain decisions and technicalsolutions in a pedagogical and confident way. The successful candidate is goodat dealing with technical challenges and programing tasks as well as handlingclient expectations and building long-term customer relations. Your tasks will include;understanding the client’s needs, capturing requirements, customize thesoftware, optimization modelling/tuning, verifying quality and testing.

For this position it is vital that you are passionate about learning theAirline business and that you see yourself contributing in workshops andcommunicating with different stakeholders as part of the requirements gatheringprocess.

You will be based in Göteborg and be expected to travel to our customersfrom time to time as part of the job.


Background and Experience


• Programing experience

• Experienced with Unix / Linux environment

• Ability to speak and write English fluently

• Willingness to travel


Assets include:

• Experience working within a scrum team or in similar agile projectsetups

• MSc in Computer Science / Physics Engineering /Industrial Engineeringor equivalent

• Ability to speak additional languages fluently


Experience with the following is a plus:

• Python,XML, Java, Erlang, Haskell


We put great emphasis on your personal characteristics. We valueindividuals who have an analytical approach to problem solving, strongcommunication skills both within and outside your team and an interest fortechnology as well as human relations. The candidate must be driven,enthusiastic, have a positive attitude, never settle and are comfortable withchange. We are looking for both junior and senior candidates.

About the company

Jeppesen, a subsidiary of Boeing, has more than 3500 highly skilledemployees globally. With 300 employees from over 30 countries at our office incentral Gothenburg, Jeppesen is one of the largest IT employers on the Swedishwest coast. Here we develop optimization solutions for airlines and traincompanies worldwide, and we have the largest optimization research &development team in Sweden.

Jeppesen has sites in Göteborg, Montreal, Denver, Singapore and Frankfurtamong others.

Our cooperation with world leading customers such as Lufthansa, BritishAirways, Emirates, Delta Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Deutsche Bahn and Qantascreates a dynamic international business environment. Furthermore, we solvesome of the most complex optimization problems in the world. We are passionateabout making even the most complex simple and transparent for our customers.



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