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Senior Software Engineer (German Speaker)

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Vienna
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Vienna

Sword Services Greece is seeking to recruit energetic individuals to join our international team in Vienna as Senior Software Engineer. The successful candidates will work in a multicultural environment supporting our core business in large Information Systems for the European Commission.

What you will do...

We are seeking a consultant who will be responsible for implementing, configuring, adapting, and rolling out software solutions for our organization's Information System. The candidate will be tasked with the following day-to-day responsibilities:

  • Implementing and configuring software solutions using CMS and Drupal/PHP/JavaScript;

  • Designing and developing front-end and back-end functionalities using PHP, Java, and JavaScript;

  • Collaborating with team members to develop cloud-based infrastructure and networking solutions;

  • Developing networking policies, load balancers (LBs), deployment strategies, and cluster security solutions for cloud-based systems;

  • Creating and maintaining Docker-files, Jenkins-files, and Helm charts for software development projects;

  • Configuring and implementing security solutions, including OAuth2/OpenID Connect, TLS, PKCS, and Keycloak;

  • Developing and integrating APIs, such as REST, OpenAPI, CMIS, and STOMP;

  • Managing and manipulating data storage using JSON, JsonSchema, XML, XSLT, DTD, SQL, and PDF;

  • Managing SQL and non-SQL databases such as MongoDB or MySQL;

  • Working with cloud platforms like GCP and AWS to deploy and maintain software applications.

What is your experience...

  • Proven track record of at least 7 to 10 years in software development;

  • Exceptional German language skills, with at least C2 level proficiency or native fluency

  • Demonstrated expertise in developing and implementing software solutions using CMS, Drupal, and programming languages such as PHP and JavaScript;

  • Proficiency in front-end and back-end development using PHP, Java, and JavaScript to design and develop complex software functionalities;

  • In-depth knowledge of security protocols including OAuth2, OpenID Connect, TLS, PKCS, and Keycloak, and the ability to integrate them into software solutions;

  • Strong experience with REST, OpenAPI, CMIS, and STOMP APIs to develop and integrate applications and systems;

  • Extensive experience working with data formats including JSON, JsonSchema, XML, XSLT, DTD, SQL, and PDF to manipulate and manage large sets of data;

  • In-depth understanding of both SQL and non-SQL databases such as MongoDB and MySQL, and the ability to effectively manage, integrate and maintain them in software applications;

  • Proven expertise in cloud platforms such as GCP and AWS, including proficiency in deploying and managing cloud-based software systems and infrastructure.

Personal Characteristics... ****

  • Attention to detail and a strong sense of responsibility;

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills;

  • Proactively manage own tasks and projects to agreed deadlines;

  • Ability to work effectively & efficiently with various diverse work teams (Development, Testing, and Project Management).


Applications must be in the English language.

Work with great people

Software Architect
"One of the most interesting & challenging projects that we work with in SWORD makes use of the event sourcing and the CQRS architectural patterns. Techs: Spring Boot, Kafka, Flink, Elastic, Kubernetes"
ITSM Consultant
"Working for SWORD means that you enjoy plenty of benefits, like a leasing car with a small cost in your salary + gas expenses and private insurance for every possible doctor"

Great Place to Work

  • Meal Vouchers

  • Private Medical Insurance plan

  • Private Pension plan

  • Company car leasing

  • Competitive salary

  • Fast-growing company

  • Opportunities for career growth

  • Certified "Diversity Charter" company

About the company

At SWORD Services Greece we believe in innovation; challenging ideas and discovering new ways of doing business. We are looking for people whose ideas and vision can shape our company’s success.

We are constantly growing and we look for people who want to grow with us, who want to be part of a friendly and supportive environment and who want to be part in a team of like-minded colleagues, passionate about delivering excellence.

We value open and clear communication and transparency in our everyday interactions and we act as ONE team since we want everyone to feel they are part of a big family that grows and succeeds!

Angeliki Mpogiantzi | Contact Person

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