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Danaher Corporation Software Engineer - WebCenter in Prague, Czech Republic

This is us!

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.

WebCenter is a unique and powerful web‐based platform that manages all the complexities of creating the packaging you find in supermarkets, pharmacies etc. Brand owners and packaging professionals work together to specify, design and execute for high‐quality and on‐time delivery of packaging.

Esko R&D is a team of 300 enthusiastic software designers, developers, testers, who work together to create the Esko software suite for packaging. We excel in our understanding of packaging production, 2D graphics, 3D CAD, workflow management and process automation.

We attract people with diverse skills, backgrounds, education, and expectations. Our deeply embedded commitment to continuous improvement reminds us that we can keep learning, keep improving and keep striving for better. And we would love to have you on this journey with us! Apply today.

Our core values

We empower creativity and unconventional thinking to help us uncover breakthrough solutions and accelerate the pace of innovation. We believe with conviction that diversity helps us uncover more powerful customer insights and ultimately creates a competitive advantage in the markets we serve. And we would love to have you on this journey with us! Apply today.

The Software Engineer is a unique opportunity to

Contribute in a meaningful way to the further growth of Esko’s Webcenter team, by designing & developing application logic for WebCenter on J2EE and AWS cloud platforms. This includes creating the specification, the architectural design and implementing business logic (mainly in Java).

You have an instinct for writing robust, performant and scalable server software.

In this role, you will be part of a team of developers using 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 two 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.

Your responsibilities include software development on native platforms (Mac & PC), in other words:

  • Develop and maintain robust software in your scrum team, making sure it meets all the functional and non‐functional requirements

  • Innovate and develop new product concepts as part of a team

  • Participate in peer code reviews

  • Stay up to date on software technology, tools, related and competing products and exchange technical information with your colleagues

  • Follow and help optimizing installed processes, policies and procedures

You can grow in many other functions in Esko, including cloud development, project and product management. On top of that, Esko is an international company, so it is always possible to work abroad for an extended period.

We are looking for a person who

  • Is highly interested in web and cloud server technologies like J2EE and AWS and wants to stay up to date with this fast‐changing technology landscape.

  • Has strong analytical skills, a good focus on quality, and want to produce clean code and architectures.

  • Can work well together with other developers, testers, support people and management, helping everybody to excel in their specializations.

  • Loves experimenting with new technologies and concepts, bring them forward to the team, and deploy and teach them, while having respect for adoption difficulties and proposed alternatives.

  • Is proficient in spoken and written English. Any other language is appreciated.

Your Education and/or Background Experience

  • You hold a degree in Computer Science, Informatics or similar or can prove comparable skills through experience.

  • You have solid knowledge of the Java programming language and general web technology concepts. Specific knowledge of J2EE, SQL databases and/or AWS Cloud platform will be an extra plus.

Our offer

You will be 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.

You will work in a leading global company, with a manager who cares about you, your strengths and will help you to develop the best possible version of yourself.

We offer a competitive compensation package with additional benefits such as company car and flexible working (flexible working and homeworking).

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 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.