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Senior Software Engineer (web applications and integration)
u blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (
Position open both in Thalwil (CH) and in Sgonico (Trieste - Italy)

The Senior Software Engineer (web applications and integration) will work within a multinational team for supporting maintenance of current intranet portal and document management system. He/She will also support and maintain integrations between u-blox IT systems.

  • Maintaining current intranet portal (FosWiki) Perl-based backend and Sencha ExtJS frontend.
  • Maintaining integrations between intranet portal and other company services through Rest APIs and direct connectors (file and database information interchange).
  • Supporting users in daily activities on company document management system (Alfresco), e.g. permission configuration and workflow management.
  • Maintaining intranet applications authentication and authorization using company Identity and Access Management solution.
  • Collaborating with IT Operations to ensure service availability.
  • Working alongside business users on requirements.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, electronic engineering or equivalent education.
  • Minimum 3 years of proven experience in a similar position.
  • Fundamental and proven experience in software development and in scripting languages (Perl, Python, JavaScript, HTML, Bash).
  • Familiarity with Linux environment.
  • Familiarity with directory services concepts (LDAP).
  • Familiarity with the methodologies used for application integration (REST API, JSON, XML).
  • Experience with versioning and continuous build and integration using Docker, Git, Jenkins or similar.
  • Hands-on development experience with databases SQL-based RDBMS (MySQL and Postgres).
  • Collaborative and motivated team-player.
  • Fluent English communication skills (written, spoken).
  • Holder of a valid local work permit for Italy or Switzerland.
Nice to have
  • Experience in Microsoft Cloud Technologies (Azure, SharePoint, PowerApps, PowerBI, PowerAutomate).
  • Experience in C# and PowerShell Programming.
  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies (SCRUM, Kanban).
  • Good level of ownership to drive projects forward.
Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.
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