Software Engineer Database Applications (m/f/d)

Bremen, Germany, OHB System AG [req114]

Field(s) of expertise
Software Engineering Information Technology
Job type

About this job

OHB System AG is one of the Top 3 European space companies and a member of the listed technology group OHB SE. About 2,800 employees work on some of the most important aviation and space programs of our times in Germany and other EU-countries. These include low-orbiting and geostationary satellites for earth observation, navigation, telecommunications, science and space exploration. OHB System AG designs satellites and systems for human space flight, aerial reconnaissance and process control systems at its two strong locations in Bremen and Oberpfaffenhofen. We owe our success to our employees and their passion for innovation, their commitment and their initiative.

For permanent employment the Software department at OHB System AG in Bremen is looking for a Software Engineer Database Applications (m/f/d)


  • Software development for varied, innovative and long-term satellite projects in an international environment
  • Participation in a collegial, solution-orientated team that is developing the satellite reference database – this platform is one of the central databases for all communications between the ground and the satellite system
  • Development and implementation of software with a focus on standalone/runtime applications and web-based applications
  • Software System Analysis and Software Architecture
  • Requirement management using Doors
  • Execution and documentation of tests
  • Documentation of changes and ideas in Confluence
  • Managing issues using Jira
  • Participation in official project reviews with ESA and customers
  • Support and training of users


  • Enthusiasm for the aerospace industry and experience in database development
  • A degree in engineering with a major in computer technology, space technology or comparable qualifications
  • Good knowledge of Java 8, XML and Databases
  • Good communication skills and high team spirit
  • Fluent written and spoken English

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