Senior Java Developer- Space Business (PTM project)

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    Actualizat la: 25.07.2021

    Senior Java Developer- Space Business (PTM project)

    The people we all rely on to make the world go round – they rely on Thales.  Thales rely on its employees to invent the future: right here, right now.

    Present in Romania for over 40 years, Thales is expanding its presence in the country by growing its Digital capabilities and by developing a Group Engineering Competence Centre (ECC). Operating from Bucharest, Thales delivers solutions in a number of core businesses, from ground transportation, space and defence, to security and aeronautics.
    Several professional opportunities have arisen. If you are looking for the solidity of a Global Group that is at the forefront of innovation, but with the agility of a human structure that tailors to the personal development of its employees and allows opportunities for evolution in an international environment, then this is the place for you!

    Senior Java Developer for Space applications

    Thales Systems Romania (TSR) is now developing its capacities in SW development for Space applications in collaboration with Thales Alenia Space (TAS).

    Thales Alenia Space, a joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), is a key European player in space telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, exploration and orbital infrastructures. Because of its unrivaled expertise in dual (civil/military) missions, constellations, flexible payloads, altimetry, meteorology and high-resolution optical and radar instruments.

    Job summary

    Thales Systems Romania is setting up a team to support Thales Alenia Space forge team. Software development will be done according to Agile methodology (SCRUM).

    • Design and implement backend using agreed standards and tools, to achieve a well-engineered result
    • Assists as part of the team on the design of components of larger systems
    • Produces detailed designs including, for example, physical data flows, file layouts, common routines and utilities, program specifications or prototypes and backup, recovery and restart procedures
    • Puts skills and project based experience into practice and provides support to less experienced colleagues
    • Takes part in reviews of own work and leads reviews of colleagues’ work
    • Tests the programmed solution

    Required competencies:

    • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or similar
    • Professional experience in Java software development
    • Knowledge in using: Linux (comfortable using bash terminal)
    • Knowledge in EE framework/technologies  and tools like: Git, Jira
    • Highly proficient in spoken and written English
    • Availability to travel

    Would be a plus:

    • Work experience in Agile software development processes
    • Knowledge of Angular, Spring, Hibernate
    • Working  experience in software development with TypeScript
    • Knowledge in using: Jenkins, Junit, Maven
    • Architecture micro-services
    • Vert.x
    • Drools, Slurm, JGroups, NetCDF know-how
    • Knowledge in Arcadia for modeling and Doors to manage traceability
    • French language

    Personal competencies:

    • Intercultural communication, including the empathy to work in an international team
    • Team-working
    • Solution oriented while being open to embrace new technologies
    • Flexibility and availability to travel abroad from time to time


    Joining Thales, you will integrate into a tight-knit team working in an international and friendly environment. Thanks to various teams working on multiple fields and domains, all located in Bucharest, you will be able to evolve and grow your competences in different areas.

    • Room for and attention to personal development
    • The opportunity to grow within the organisation, for instance on a technical, managerial or international level, within the various markets Thales is working in


    • 24 holiday days a year
    • A good work-life balance which includes flexible working hours and work from home options
    • A comprehensive compensation and benefit package including medical coverage


    Hosted in the new state-of-the-art Orhideea Towers, our Bucharest site is home to over 400 employees working across the various Thales businesses. A modern facility with views of the city, we are across the street from Grozavesti subway station and tram stop.

    At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here.

    Apply now!