Jeppesen Software Customization Engineer in Göteborg, Sweden
One third of pilots and cabin crew worldwide are flying with schedules produced by Jeppesen's innovative solutions. One million pilots use our navigation products, and every day some 70,000 routes around the world are planned with the help of Jeppesen.
At Jeppesen you will work with breakthrough technology, exciting customers and fantastic colleagues from around the world. Our culture is characterized by creativity, professionalism and hard work within an open and flexible work environment. We believe that our employees must be allowed to think big and have fun for us to remain one of the top companies in the industry. To get the best out of each talent, we encourage and enable our employees to continuously develop and explore.
The Crew Implementation department is responsible for the customization and delivery of our Crew management products to airline customers and to make sure that we deliver solutions that our customers truly need. You will be part of a skilled team of developers that value diversity and learn from each other.
As a Software Customization Engineer you will work as a programmer closely to our clients and customize the application to their business environment. We are looking for a developer with strong communication skills, both inside a team and towards clients, who can explain decisions and technical solutions in a pedagogical and confident way. The successful candidate is good at dealing with technical challenges and programing tasks as well as handling client expectations and building long-term customer relations. Your tasks will include; understanding the client’s needs, capturing requirements, customize the software, verifying quality and testing.
For this position it is vital that you are passionate about learning the Airline business and that you see yourself contributing in workshops and communicating with different stakeholders as part of the requirements gathering process.
You will be based in Göteborg and be expected to travel to our customers from time to time as part of the job.
Background and Experience
Experienced with Unix / Linux environment.
Ability to speak and write English fluently.
Willingness to travel.
Experience working within a scrum team or in similar agile project setups.
MSc in Computer Science / Physics Engineering /Industrial Engineering or equivalent.
Ability to speak additional languages fluently.
We put great emphasis on your personal characteristics. We value individuals who have an analytical approach to problem solving, strong communication skills both within and outside your team and an interest for technology as well as human relations. The candidate must be driven, enthusiastic, have a positive attitude, never settle and are comfortable with change. We are looking for both junior and senior candidates.
About the company
Jeppesen, a subsidiary of Boeing, has more than 3500 highly skilled employees globally. With 300 employees from over 30 countries at our office in central Gothenburg, Jeppesen is one of the largest IT employers on the Swedish west coast. Here we develop optimization solutions for airlines and train companies worldwide, and we have the largest optimization research & development team in Sweden.
Our cooperation with world leading customers such as Lufthansa, British Airways, Delta Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Deutsche Bahn and Qantas creates a dynamic international business environment. Furthermore, we solve some of the most complex optimization problems in the world. We are passionate about making even the most complex simple and transparent for our customers.