Offers “Kn Portal”

Expires soon Kn Portal

Software Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Porto (Porto)
  • IT development

Job description

As one of the world's leading logistics companies, we have opened a new IT Hub in Porto, Portugal. Our vision is to lead the transformation of the logistics industry into a technology-enabled, data-driven value chain. We envision a world where product teams can easily discover and consume data across domains and source systems on a central data platform in a consistent way. We will achieve this by building a data network based on the new KN technology platform. Within this data network, data stores are the curated data products that represent the KN business as a digital twin. Join our fascinating and international working environment and be part of the team responsible for the further development of our digital logistics processes.

Your Role

In your role as a Software Engineer, you will be part of building the most central data product of the KN Data Mesh for Kuehne+Nagel! You will design, code, test, and maintain our shipment data applications. You will communicate with internal and external parties to understand and analyze the requirements you are working on in order to produce the best result. Your team is part of the newly founded data-driven and cloud-based incubator project KN New IT Ecosystem (KNITE). From Porto, you can shape KN's Shipment Data Store and pave the way for other data products to come!

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop new functionality and maintain existing functionality using technologies such as
    - Java & Spring
    - Apache Kafka
    - AWS
    - GraphQL / REST API
    - RDBMS and NoSQL
    - Git and GitLab
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration of developed functionalities into the larger system architecture.
  • Work as part of an agile development team (SCRUM).
  • Analyze requirements and write documentation.
  • Take responsibility for the quality and long-term maintainability of the developed software.

Your Skills and Experiences

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • At least 1 year of experience in a similar role.
  • Strong Java skills.
  • Some experience with AWS and/or real-time messaging systems.
  • Ability to design and implement user stories, including automated tests.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English.

Good Reasons to Join

Your work has a direct impact on the future of logistics and IT. Your team is made up of experts who are shaping the IT industry in Portugal and around the world. We want you to feel comfortable in our working environment, where you will be dealing with different cultures. That is why we offer flexible working hours and the opportunity to work remotely. We value teamwork, continuous learning and diversity. Kuehne + Nagel offers you a tailor-made career with individual planning and team leaders who will support you in every way. On a personal level, we support you with a wide range of work-life balance options, supplementary health insurance and our EAP - Employee Assistant Program.

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