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Danaher Corporation Graphic Software Engineer (multiple locations) in Bonn, Germany

What do we do?

Have you ever wondered how the packaging of your favorite cookies is designed? What do all the barcodes on your delivery boxes, tickets etc. mean? Why barcodes on yoghurt cups are always horizontal? How come the red color of the famous soft-drink company is always the same, be it on paper, carton, plastics or a can? Why you can rarely find photographs on cans? What are the color boxes at the bottom of milk boxes or inside chocolate wraps for? Why the nutrition facts tables look all the same in some countries and very similar in others? How are the different language or flavor variants made?

These are just examples of the tasks our software is used for.

Who are we?

Esko is the worldwide market leader with software for packaging buyers, designers, and manufacturers and hardware products for the packaging, label, sign and display industries. With headquarters in Ghent - Belgium, Esko employs around 1,800 associates worldwide.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a C++ developer for our small R&D team in Prague.

What will you do?

The team develops plugins for Adobe Illustrator for Windows and macOS. The plugins are used by graphic designers, prepress operators, and packaging specialists worldwide to do the aforementioned tasks. The team also contributes to shared technologies used in other Esko applications.

The team uses agile development practices (scrum). The product owner states the problem, and the team brainstorms possible solutions and decides on the user interface with the help of the user interface engineer.

All code goes through review by other developers. This is an ideal way to learn from each other and in the end, the delivered software is the responsibility of the whole team.

So, we are looking for someone who loves working in a team.

What do we expect from you?

  • You are a team-player

  • You enjoy the programming

  • You are fluent in English and C++

  • You have an attitude for continuous learning

What would be nice of you?

  • You have a university degree in software engineering, computer science, math, or similar

  • You have an experience with developing for Windows and macOS

  • You know the Qt framework

  • You have a basic knowledge of computer graphics or prepress

What do we offer?

  • Being part of a dynamic team in which there is a high focus on delivering results and continuous improvement, but also where having fun and teamwork is very important

  • A competitive salary paid 13 times per year

  • Yearly bonuses

  • Sick days, extra days of holiday

  • Meal vouchers, sports vouchers

  • Non-standard health insurance, contribution to pension insurance

This role can be filled in Ghent, Prague, Bonn or Itzehoe Esko office

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.