Senior Web Application Engineer (f/m/d)

Employer: Porsche Engineering
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 19.04.2019
    Short company description


    Porsche Engineering is a 100% subsidiary of the sports car manufacturer Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart.We offer premium engineering services and innovative solutions for the automotive industry and beyond. We think laterally – and we think forward.
    The Cluj-Napoca location of Porsche Engineering is specialized in complex technical calculations and is also involved in the development of electric vehicles, electronics and design. We cover a wide range of development activities and know-how – from conventional powertrains to future mobility and from prototype to series development. These activities contribute significantly to the improvement of safety in future cars by optimizing brake systems and developing pedestrian protections as well as driver assistance systems. Representing an integral part of the Porsche Engineering Group, specialists and development engineers at the Cluj-Napoca location are working on international company projects and cooperate closely with colleagues at all other sites in order to combine all special competencies for successful project work.


    Porsche Engineering Romania SRL was founded in Cluj-Napoca in 2016 as a subsidiary of Porsche Engineering Group GmbH, Weissach (Germany). The foundation was closely linked to the collaboration with the Technical University in Cluj-Napoca which has been in place since 1992. This bridge between industry and academic research and instruction has resulted in a fruitful and mutually beneficial exchange.

    Origin and Headquarters

    Pioneering solutions are what Ferdinand Porsche was aspiring to back in 1931 when he founded his engineering office in order to offer automotive engineering services to customers. It is precisely this original philosophy that has guided Porsche Engineering to this day: as a 100% subsidiary of Porsche AG, Porsche Engineering offers innovative engineering services – for the entire automotive industry and beyond. The Porsche Engineering Group GmbH, headquartered in the Research & Development Centre of Porsche in Weissach (Germany) has subsidiaries in Germany, the Czech Republic, Italy, China and Romania.


    Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or an equivalent education
    Several years of professional experience in (agile) software development, software engineering and full stack development
    Very good programming skills in JavaScript as Node.js and Angular, HTML5, CSS and TypeScript
    Many years of work experience with data communication network technologies such as: RabbitMQ, REST API and WebSocket
    Several years of professional experience with the application framework Electron
    Familiarity with GitLab CI chain is considered a plus
    English language is mandatory and German language is considered a plus
    Strong communication and teamwork skills as well as a high affinity for delivering first-quality engineering services to the customer
    Willingness to travel


    Developing web frontends for next generation testing platform
    Writing well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
    Creating website layout and user interface based on state-of-the-art usability and design as well as considering Porsche brand guidelines
    Integrating data from various backend services
    Gathering and refining specifications and requirements based on technical needs
    Being responsible for the technical overview and for all web frontends within the testing platform
    Conferring with teams to resolve conflicts, prioritize needs, develop content criteria, or choose solutions
    Collaborating with international project teams