Career at SoftProject

There is a strong team behind the success of SoftProject.
You want to strengthen our team? Then apply now! Career at SoftProject – a good decision.

What motivates us? Nothing less than the digitization of all business processes.

For almost 20 years we, SoftProject GmbH from Ettlingen, have been developing innovative products and services for modeling and automating business processes in all industries. With our low-code platform X4 Suite, users digitize their processes with graphical tools and without programming.

We are proud that more than 300 companies around the world rely on the X4 Suite. Our team of 100 employees works every day to continue the SoftProject success story – not only in Germany, but also in Spain and Slovakia.

Whether you are a project manager, developer or consultant, you will work with innovative products and receive training as a digital expert. Would you like to develop further with us? Then join our team. We are always looking for passionate employees who want to drive innovation and are real team players. SoftProject is your next development step.

Our current vacancies:

Career starters & experienced professionals

We are looking for a Business Consultant (f/m/d) for the independent implementation of new projects in companies of different industries.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in computer science or a business degree with a focus on IT and have gained relevant professional experience.
  • You think analytically and know how to keep an overview with the right tools even in complex processes.
  • Ideally, an ITIL or Prince2 certificate is proof of your organizational talent.
  • You are strong in communication and enjoy working directly with customers.
  • You are ready to work one to two days a week at our customers' premises.

Your tasks

  • At the beginning of your activity you will be trained in a targeted manner – both with regard to our products and with regard to our project standards.
  • In the project planning phases, you analyze the individual requirements of our customers in order to create requirement specifications and use cases.
  • During the realization of the project, you ensure a smooth implementation of our software in close exchange with our customers and your project team.
  • You will also be responsible for the relevant budgets and reporting.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen, Cologne

Industry

Software

Professional category

Business Consultant

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a DevOps Team lead (f/m/d) who is passionate and motivated to continuously drive and optimize our products for the digitalization of business processes and to ensure an effective and efficient cooperation of the development, operations and quality assurance departments.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed a degree in computer science or a comparable qualification and can demonstrate several years of professional experience in DevOps in a comparable position.
  • You bring along knowledge and experience in handling agile methods of software development.
  • In your professional career, you could gain special knowledge in an object-oriented programming language (e.g. Java) and good knowledge of databases. You have a sound knowledge of back-end and front-end development as well as software architecture and design.
  • The use of design patterns, test-driven development and code reviews is an important principle of your daily work. You are familiar with continuous delivery.

Your tasks

  • You act as a motivating and inspiring leader and take responsibility for a DevOps team.
  • You are responsible for the effective and efficient cooperation between the development, operations and quality assurance departments.
  • For organizational matters you are the first point of contact for your team and the interface to management. You will also actively promote cooperation with other development teams and support product management in determining product requirements.
  • Your cooperation with the development and quality assurance teams is an essential part of your daily work.
  • You are the contact person for ensuring data security when running our software. Ideally, you have experience running applications with one of the cloud providers Azure or AWS.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

DevOps team lead

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer (f/m/d), who supports us in the cooperation of development, operations and quality assurance and who wants to develop himself continuously.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed an apprenticeship as an IT specialist or an equivalent apprenticeship with corresponding work experience or a degree in business informatics or computer science.
  • In your professional experience as a DevOps Engineer in a client/server environment you were able to expand your knowledge in the areas of software and requirements engineering.
  • Ideally, you have several years of professional experience in application development (e.g. with Java) and in working with databases.
  • You are characterized by personal responsibility, initiative and organizational skills. Thanks to your communication skills, you are experienced in dealing with customers — in German and English.
  • Your good time management ensures that you process tasks fast and according to importance.

Your tasks

  • You install and configure our core product on our customer, development and test systems and ensure stable and secure operation with optimal monitoring.
  • Your cooperation with the development and quality assurance teams is an essential part of our department. You support the development departments to optimize the deployment process.
  • Your range of tasks includes working on continuous delivery by automating the delivery processes.
  • Data migration from legacy systems and integration of third-party systems complete your tasks.
  • You are the contact person for ensuring data security when running our software.
  • Ideally, you have experience running applications with one of the cloud providers Azure or AWS.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

DevOps Engineer

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a Scrum Master (f/m/d), who designs and optimizes our agile processes and wants to develop continuously in agile methods.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in (business) information technology or a comparable qualification.
  • You have experience in the practical implementation and introduction of agile methods (e.g. in the roles of Scrum Master or Agile Coach) in complex IT projects and are a certified Scrum Master (CSM). A background in software development is an advantage.
  • You enjoy optimizing our work processes together with a development team and show initiative to promote agile values in our company.
  • Excellent communication skills and a high sense of responsibility are some of your strengths. Very good German and English language skills round off your profile.

Your tasks

  • As Scrum Master, you work with our development teams in the new and further development of our X4 Suite digitization platform.
  • In the daily use of Scrum, you support and moderate our teams and communicate the understanding and mindset of the Scrum methodology.
  • Together with the development teams and product owners, you will improve our procedures and processes through continuous “Inspect and Adapt”.
  • You identify and eliminate barriers, conflicts and risks at an early stage and ensure that the team can work undisturbed and effectively.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Scrum Master

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a (Senior) Project Manager (f/m/d) for the independent implementation of new projects in companies in various industries, such as the insurance or utility industry.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in (business) information technology or a business degree with a focus on IT and have gained relevant professional experience.
  • You have several years of in-depth experience in the coordination and management of complex IT projects.
  • You are familiar with various approaches to project management (e.g. waterfall, agile etc.) and enjoy working directly with customers. Ideally, you have an ITIL or Prince2 certificate.
  • You think analytically and know how to keep an overview with the right tools even in complex processes.
  • You use your communication skills at the interface between our customers and experts from development and consulting.
  • As a team player, you show commitment and reliability to work together efficiently in a team.

Your tasks

  • At the beginning of your activity, you will be trained in a targeted manner – both concerning our products and concerning our project standards.
  • As a professionally experienced project manager, you take responsibility for our varied IT projects and are responsible for internal and external project coordination as well as time and resource planning.
  • In the project planning phases, you analyze the individual requirements of our customers to create requirement specifications and use cases.
  • During the project realization, you ensure a smooth implementation of our software in close cooperation with our customers and your project team, always with a view to the relevant budgets and reporting.
  • With your several years of project management experience, you are the first point of contact for our customers.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen, Munich, Cologne

Industry

Software

Professional category

Project Manager

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

02.09.2020

Our employees are proud of our product. The development of high-quality software is an important factor in our company’s success. In order to continue to ensure quality, we are looking for reinforcement.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in computer science or a comparable qualification.
  • In your professional practice you could build up special knowledge in a programming language such as Java, JavaScript, C# etc. Extensive knowledge of Java, XML/XSLT and SQL is an advantage.
  • The use of design patterns, clean code and code reviews are important principles of your daily work.
  • You have sound knowledge in the field of continuous integration and test automation.
  • Since you are responsible and think analytically, it is easy for you to plan even complex requirements, either independently or as part of a team, and implement them in viable solutions.

Your tasks

  • As an experienced software developer, you will take a leading role in our agile team. You will develop quality-oriented software with continuous integration in Java in a client/server environment.
  • In coordination with the product management you develop solutions for new requirements of our core product X4 Suite.
  • After comprehensive training, you will advise the product management on technological solutions and the range of services.
  • You work together with a self-organized team in an agile software development process with Scrum.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Software developer

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a Software Test Engineer (f/m/d) who is passionate and enthusiastic about our quality assurance and continuously improves our software products and work-flows in an agile environment.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in (business) information technology or a comparable qualification in the field of information technology.
  • You have experience in the development of software and its automation. Ideally you have knowledge in object-oriented programming.
  • You are familiar with development approaches such as Test Driven Development, Behavior Driven Development and Unit Testing.
  • You have good knowledge in the use of development and test tools, e.g. Ranorex, FitNesse, Jira, Eclipse, MS Visual Studio or similar. An ISTQB Foundation Level Certificate is desirable.
  • You enjoy working as an active team member in an open, creative and ambitious agile team.

Your tasks

  • In the development team you help to ensure and continuously improve the quality of our software products.
  • You develop and perform tests during sprints and have fun with exploratory testing.
  • You use appropriate test methods and strategies throughout the product life cycle.
  • In an agile environment, you work on the continuous improvement of work processes and always have the customer in focus.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Software Test Engineer

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a technically experienced support employee (f/m/d) for customer systems, who wants to develop continuously.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed an apprenticeship as an IT specialist or have an equivalent education/professional experience as well as enthusiasm for IT topics and are open to new ideas. Experience in customer care is an advantage.
  • Your very good German language skills ensure that you will get through every customer meeting.
  • You are an organizational talent, think analytically and are very willing to learn something new.
  • Your good time management ensures that you process tasks fast and according to importance.
  • Problem-solving ability and your sense of responsibility guarantee integrated technical support.

Your tasks

  • After comprehensive training by a mentor and an on-boarding plan, you log and process customer support incidents.
  • If necessary, you forward tickets to the development department, or ideally, you take over the processing of the tickets yourself, monitoring communication with customers and the progress of ticket processing.
  • As part of our customer care agreements, you support the operation of our software on customer systems.
  • You create documentation and instructions for standard procedures and provide support for quality assurance measures.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Support Employee

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a team leader Cloud Infrastructure and IT (f/m/d) for the operation of our productive customer systems and the necessary infrastructure.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in computer science or a comparable qualification in the IT service business, several years of professional experience in the operation of system and computer center infrastructure and management responsibility.
  • You have an overview of current technological developments in data center and cloud operations. You are familiar with the operating concepts of hyperscalers (e.g. AWS).
  • You have experience with operating systems as well as user and rights management in Windows, Linux and cloud environments. You also have a sound knowledge of the operation of Java applications and databases.
  • You are also familiar with setting up classic network infrastructures and implementing IT security concepts for secure system operation.
  • You have sound knowledge of ITIL Service Management (ideally with certification) and agile change processes according to DevOps models.

Your tasks

  • You act as a motivating and inspiring leader and take responsibility for the commitment and development of your team.
  • You and your team are responsible for the reliable operation and further development of SoftProject cloud products as a housing solution in the data center of a data center provider or at hyperscalers. Furthermore, you ensure the smooth operation of the in-house infrastructure and the applications used internally.
  • You are responsible for the planning and implementation of IT projects that serve the further development of cloud operations as well as for planning and adherence to budgets.
  • Your tasks include ensuring the proper operation of the cloud infrastructure for our customers according to specified SLAs as well as ensuring and continuously developing the implemented ITIL processes, in particular incident, change and capacity management.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Team Leader

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

17.08.2020

We are looking for a team leader software development (f/m/d), who constantly drives and optimizes us and our products for the digitization of business processes with passion and motivation.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed a degree in computer science or a comparable qualification and can demonstrate several years of professional experience as a manager in a comparable position.
  • You bring along knowledge and experience in handling agile methods of software development.
  • In your professional career, you could gain special knowledge in an object-oriented programming language (e.g. Java) and good knowledge of databases. You have a sound knowledge of back-end and front-end development as well as software architecture and design.
  • The use of design patterns, clean code and code reviews is an important principle of your daily work. You are familiar with continuous delivery.

Your tasks

  • You act as a motivating and inspiring leader and take responsibility for a development team.
  • You are responsible for the coordination and management of the employees as well as the project- and product-driven development.
  • You are in charge of continuously improving our system architecture, making technology decisions, defining quality standards and optimizing the development process.
  • For organizational matters you are the first point of contact for your team and the interface to management. You will also actively promote cooperation with other development teams and support product management in determining product requirements.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Team Leader

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

28.07.2020

We are looking for a Technical Consultant / Application Developer (f/m/d) for the independent analysis, modeling and development of business processes based on our digitization platform X4 Suite. Our customers are companies from various industries, such as insurance, utilities and manufacturing. As a Technical Consultant / Application Developer you work with innovative products and receive training as a Digital Expert.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed a degree in (business) information technology or comparable training and have gained relevant professional experience in this industry.
  • As a passionate Technical Consultant / Application Developer you bring curiosity and fun with current technologies and you actively promote the use of new methods, technologies and tools.
  • In your professional experience, you have gained knowledge in the areas of XML and modeling as well as programming languages such as Java. Ideally, you have knowledge in the field of requirements engineering with iSQI certification (IREB®CPRE or equivalent).
  • You enjoy modeling, developing and expanding innovative digitization projects.
  • You take pleasure in technical challenges and working in a qualified team. Your profile is rounded off by a confident appearance and customer-centered action.

Your tasks

  • After comprehensive training, you will be responsible for the realization of projects with the X4 Suite – from the creation of the specification to the final acceptance by the customer.
  • You discuss development tasks with our customers or project managers, formulate epics and user stories and discuss them with the team within our SCRUM processes.
  • You analyze industry and customer-specific requirements, optimize existing software and develop new functions.
  • You advise our customers on the optimization and design of their business processes and act as an interface between business departments and IT. You are responsible for the preparation, implementation and evaluation of customer-specific workshops.
  • You describe system components and behavior, document in industry-standard tools and pass on your technical knowledge to your colleagues in an understandable way.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Technical Consultant / Application Developer

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

02.09.2020

We are looking for an experienced Technical Writer (f/m/d) to work with the team to develop, further design and optimize technical information products for our low-code digitization platform X4 Suite.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in technical writing or a comparable qualification.
  • In your professional practice, you could gain experience, especially in software documentation.
  • You can express yourself confidently in German and English, both spoken and written, and are a communication talent.
  • In addition to sound knowledge of MS Office, you will have initial practical experience with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Acrobat X.
  • Due to your structured and careful way of working it is easy for you to present complex issues in an easily comprehensible way.
  • Knowledge of HTML and XML/XSLT as well as experience with enterprise software in need of explanation is a plus.

Your tasks

  • After comprehensive training, you create German and English online help, manuals and release notes for various user groups based on information from the development department and support our online and product marketing.
  • You follow an agile development process and document product features of our low-code digitization platform X4 Suite with collaborative tools (Atlassian Confluence).
  • In coordination with our project managers, you develop user manuals for individual customer solutions.
  • If there is still time: You are responsible for the editorial maintenance of our intranet and the publication and further development of the sales documents provided there.
Apply now

Job site

Ettlingen

Industry

Software

Professional category

Technical Writer

Working time

Full time, 40h

Published on

19.10.2020

We’re always looking for bright minds. If there is no suitable job advertisement for you, please send an unsolicited application to ed.tcejorptfos@sboj. We look forward to reading from you!

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SoftProject has a lot to offer

development opportunities
Living teamwork
Attractive remuneration
fruit flatrate
Modern workplace
  • Interesting tasks that will teach you a lot: With us, you have the creative freedom to make a difference in innovative projects and benefit from an extensive familiarisation phase. For trainees or students, the opportunities for taking on a job after successful completion are very good.
  • Flexibility and family friendliness: Our employees benefit from flexible working hours with flexitime arrangements, a home office by arrangement and a kindergarten allowance and celebrate at our summer party together with the team and the whole family.
  • A unique team: We are proud of the good team spirit among our colleagues even after work and our positive working atmosphere.
  • Solid framework: We offer our employees an attractive salary model, overtime compensation as free time or salary and bonus payments for achieving corporate and personal goals.
  • Health and well-being: In addition to preventive check-ups, a company pension plan and sporting activities, the team of course has fresh fruit, drinks and the best coffee at their free disposal every day.
  • Modern workplace: Everything that makes working pleasant is available for our employees: a modern, ergonomic working environment, air-conditioned rooms for productive work (no open-plan offices) and, of course, good connections with the car or public transport.
  • And more: Company events such as bowling cup and summer party, football group and participation in the B2RUN company run, terrace with foosball table in the countryside, support for nature conservation projects and social initiatives, assumption of costs for the semester ticket and much more.

Our advice to applicants

Be authentic. Through your application, we would like to get to know you as a potential employee and learn more about you as a person. Therefore, please be yourself – in your application documents and of course when we meet in person.

Application form

Our passion is digitalization. This also applies to the application form: Please send us your documents in digital form only via our e-mail address: ed.tcejorptfos@sboj If you have any questions about our job advertisements or the application process, Caroline Asam will be happy to help you by telephone on +497243/56175-125.

Would you like to continue your professional career with us?

Then the process looks like this:

  • Decide on a suitable job. If you have found a vacancy with us that matches your qualifications, or if you think that you would be an asset to our team, please send an e-mail to ed.tcejorptfos@sboj You will then receive a confirmation of receipt from us.
  • Get to know us during an interview. Together with the respective department, we check your application documents. If we are convinced that your qualifications match our requirements, we will invite you to a first, usually personal meeting at our premises. After an internal coordination round, a second interview may take place soon.
  • We will make you an offer. If all parties involved are sure that a professional cooperation is a good thing, we will be happy to make you a contract offer. If you have any questions about the offer, you can of course contact us by telephone at any time.
  • Welcome to the team. Even if you have to wait a few days or weeks until your first working day at SoftProject, you are already part of the team. We keep in touch with you right from the start and invite you to our upcoming team events. And, of course, a colleague will act as your mentor during the induction phase.

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Do you have any further questions?

Your Contact Persons

Caroline Asam

Human Resources Officer

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Senior HR Manager