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Junior Java Software Engineer

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What you're going to do

You have completed your studies at an FH or an ETH/university and are now looking for your first multifaceted and challenging job in an international company? With us you will be part of an interdisciplinary, ambitious team and implement complex software solutions for our clients. You will think outside of the box to grasp the technical big picture of the solution, acquiring and contributing industry-specific knowledge will be essential elements of your daily routine.

For our offices in Zurich, we are looking for an energetic colleague to support our client projects in various industries. Our diverse projects give you the opportunity to engage with the analysis, specification, and implementation of specialized technical requirements, during which you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Cooperating in the analysis and development of solution variants, as well as assessing their viability
  • Implementing complex technical requirements with a broad range of modern technologies, such as Java, Spring, Angular, React, TypeScript, Apache Kafka, Apache Spark, Swift, SQL, Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Docker, OpenShift, and Kubernetes
  • Developing (including from the ground up) and maintaining software components in a demanding and business-critical environment
  • Integrating software solutions according to modern agile deployment principles (CI/CD) and merging them with the existing systems of our client
  • Understanding the higher context in the software development process and applying the gained knowledge at the interface between clients and the highly qualified development team
  • Using the newest agile methods and tools
  • Cooperating with colleagues and clients through modern collaboration platforms

What we're looking for

  • University degree at Bachelor's (FH) or Master's level (ETH/Uni) in computer science
  • First practical experience with Java/Java EE and other modern technologies from the Java environment, experience with state-of-the-art CI/CD tools would be an advantage
  • A keen interest in software development, modern technologies, and in the larger technical and professional aspects of software projects
  • You enjoy interacting with customers and colleagues and providing a demanding service
  • You are determined and perceptive, thus able to convince us of your ideas both as part of a team and on your own
  • Very good German and English language skills

Sharp minds, good vibes

We are the sharp-minded IT experts who tackle the trickiest software and security challenges. With more than 650 employees in our locations in Zurich (HQ), Bern, Lausanne, Budapest, Lisbon, Singapore, and Ho Chi Minh City, we make the digital business of our clients work.

As a great team, we empower each other to share, grow and succeed. The unique Adnovum spirit across locations stands for helping each other at any time, having an open door and contributing to an appreciating and trustful atmosphere. We always enjoy having a laugh, a coffee or a drink together!

Apart from our unique «one Adnovum» spirit, we offer a solution-oriented engineering culture with flat hierarchies, which gives you the opportunity to contribute with your opinions and ideas. We embrace flexible working, like the possibility to work part-time and a hybrid work model. Your continuous education and development are key to us. Therefore, we actively encourage and support individual training opportunities.

For data privacy reasons, we only accept applications submitted via our online portal. Applications received by e-mail cannot be processed. Thank you for your understanding.

Adnovum accepts only direct applications. Any applications submitted by recruitment agencies without contractual agreement will be treated as direct applications.


Julia Fabian

Julia Fabian

Recruitment Business Partner

+41 44 272 61 11

+41 44 272 61 11