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About ESR Labs

We are an embedded automotive software company. In other words, we develop innovative embedded software for high-tech cars. Within only six years, we have achieved the status of a Tier 1 software supplier providing us with the opportunity to work directly with some of the most respected and distinguished premium car manufacturers and suppliers in the market. Our work is already part of millions of vehicles and enables those vehicles to take advantages of what has become state of the art in consumer electronics: internet connectivity, artificial intelligence, autonomy, cloud computing, and over-the-air feature updates.


Job description

As a Java Backend Developer, you are responsible for the development and architecture of applications for the Internet of Things. You work in a broad spectrum, starting with M2M applications in the automobile environment and continuing to network protocols, and to scalable back-end systems. You build up a Test Framework, perform Unit and Integration Testing and analyze your software directly at road tests. You may encounter themes like Connected Car and Smart Metering on a daily basis.



Your application will be processed by the Job Ambition GmbH, our strategic recruiting partner. If you have questions, feel free to contact Mr. Michele Mastrilli by phone: +49 (0) 711 400 538 81.



Required qualifications:

  • Development experience with Java8 and Build Systems (e.g. Gradle, Maven, Ant)
  • Advanced knowledge of Linux OS
  • First Experience with AWS or Kubernetes
  • Good understanding of database system
  • Basic understanding of network protocols (e.g. TCP, HTTP, MQTT)
  • Good English language skills


Desired qualifications:

  • Experience with GIT and other Version Control Systems
  • Know-how in concurrent programming
  • Backend skills with Apache Kafka
  • Know-how in publish/subscribe messaging
  • Good German language skills 


What we offer 

  • Great work environment with co-workers you can rely on and who demonstrate strong performance
  • Opportunity to make an impact by delivering fantastic work in essential projects
  • A chance to create useful technology by minimizing complexity
  • Employee freedom through flexible work-hour models, little hierarchy, and a collaborative work environment
  • Experimentation and learning through our regular hackathos
  • Sport offers or fitness benefits (Gympass)
  • Further training and attendance at various professional conferences (also abroad)
  • Bicycle leasing under attractive conditions (job bike)
  • Language courses
  • Highest coffee enjoyment with barista coffee machine
  • Fresh fruit and vegetables delivered daily
  • Outdoor swimming pool and beautiful terrace with barbecue and view over the Alps
  • Table football and ping pong tournaments