Java Developer

  • Locatee AG
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 19/06/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Artificial Intelligence Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Are you excited to keep up-to-date with new algorithms and care about implementing them as efficiently as possible? Do you like to integrate different data sources in a Java application with a SQL database backend and to develop an innovative B2B software solution? Are you ready to take on a new challenge and join a fast growing and leading Swiss PropTech startup with ambitious plans to grow internationally? Then apply now and join us on our mission to improve the place where employees spend most of their days – the workspace.


We are Locatee, a Zurich-based startup creating the future of office buildings. Our big data platform “Locatee Analytics” augments the physical workspace with real-time data to create smart and people-oriented office buildings. Thanks to Locatee some of the largest organisations worldwide are able to intelligently optimize their office buildings and shape the way how people interact with their workspace.

These will be your tasks:

  • Maintain and further develop the backend of Locatee Analytics
  • Implement data analytics and aggregations
  • Develop integrations for different data sources, for example Exchange Web API for the workspace analytics
  • Ensure the software we ship runs stable and meets our customer’s quality standards
  • Employ simple design and pragmatic implementation techniques to drive business value
  • Code reviews to verify that the implementation meets specifications and designs using best practices
  • Mentor junior team members to progress their technical and profession skills. Be open and actively seek learning opportunities from senior team members.
  • Contribute your own ideas in our agile development process

You're offering these qualifications:

  • Java: Advanced skills with Java and JEE
  • Experience with Spring Framework, Messaging, Security, Web
  • Spring Data, Hibernate, JPA, transaction management
  • SQL and MySQL/MariaDB
  • Experience working with Git
  • Willing to learn and continuously working on improving your skills
  • Team player, entrepreneurial mindset
  • Excellent communications skills in English (written and spoken)

Additional skills are welcome, such as:

  • Experience with performance tuning, both in Java and SQL
  • Experience with messaging frameworks
  • Background in statistics and machine learning
  • Experience with networks (Switching, Routing, Wireless, SNMP)
  • Linux administration experience

We're offering these benefits:

  • Be part of a dynamic, fast-paced and internationally growing startup
  • Work on cutting-edge big data analytics technology for the largest organisations worldwide
  • A real scale-up adventure with great rewards
  • Your chance to make a difference and be valued for that
  • A lot of independence and responsibility
  • An inspiring and modern work environment in Zurich Altstetten
  • Work in a flat hierarchy
  • The chance to work with an awesome, energetic and talented team of professional fun-havers with regular team events
  • Fresh fruits, coffee, local beers, pool tables, table football...
  • We live diversity!​

We're really much looking forward to being in touch with you!

Interested in this job? Join us!

Contact Person:Charlotte Maurin

HR Manager