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Application Backend Developer


Częstochowa, WP, PL, 42-200 Gliwice, Śląskie , PL, 44-121 Łódź, Lodzkie, PL, 92-202 Wroclaw LP2, Dolnoslaskie, PL, 52-407

Req ID 24545 Częstochowa, Lodz, Gliwice, Wroclaw LP2, Poland


As an IT Backend Developer for Catena-X, you will be actively contributing to ZF’s digitalization strategy driving a high level of secure products and services within ZF’s automotive and industrial divisions. You have a passion for digital products and will use your skills and new technology to bring value to our business partners.  You will be designing, consulting on and implementing the infrastructure and technical environments that support such advances.  Always striving for improvements and to learn new things your motivation and mindset will mean that you will challenge the status quo.


Your Tasks:


  • Developing backend systems and interconnection to enterprise applications
  • Develop Java and Python applications for the Catena-X consortium, its platform, modules and interfaces
  • Drive constant exchange and coordination with the team, department and other project players
  • Driving the modernization of the deployment setup, code base and architecture, with the aim of migrating to cloud-based solutions where reasonable
  • Work in a highly professional international team on innovative and Open Source technologies.

Your Skillset:


  • Bachelor or master's degree in computer science or similar qualification
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in software development
  • Technical competences:
    • Java, Python
    • REST backend services
    • Azure Cloud
    • GitHub (CI/CD), JIRA
  • First Experience with cloud platforms are desirable (Azure/AWS/GCP); preferably in Azure;
  • Well-founded knowledge of software development life cycle and some of the corresponding tools (GitHub, Maven);
  • Good English verbal and written communication is a must;
  • A great team player and a strong collaborator


Nice to have:


  • Mongo or Oracle databases knowledge
  • Ability to administrate infrastructure components
  • Knowledge of German is a plus but not mandatory
  • Basic knowledge of DevOps / DevSecOps frameworks
  • Linux Containers (Docker) knowledge


We offer:


  • Working in a multidimensional environment with various stakeholders involved
  • Attractive career opportunities in an international environment
  • Cooperation with the general IT management
  • Private medical care, MyBenefit platform, discounts package on goods and services
  • Flexible working hours and very good working environment
  • Opportunity to work 100% remotely


Be part of our ZF team as Application Backend Developer and apply now!



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