Software Support Engineer

Location: Any Starion office Location: Application deadline: 31 July 2024 Reference number: 2146
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Are you looking for a new opportunity to take your career to a higher orbit? To join an international group with a successful track record in Engineering for Space and Scientific Sectors? A job adapted to your career ambitions and in which you could have an impact for the years to come?

We are looking for several Software Support Engineers, related to web applications, databases and solutions using Microsoft technologies, for a work that can be performed:

  • In any of our Starion premises, like Madrid (Es), Rome area (IT) or Leiden (NL): 1 junior position (with a first experience in the required domain) and 1 Intermediate position (at least 5 years of experience in the required domain).

The main objective will be to keep incident management with relevant experience in database analysis, pre-production and production monitoring, scripting, tools administration and debugging. Conduct first investigations on bugs and defects in relation to end users. The size of the whole support team will be around 4 people, working from different countries.

About the client and location

ITER (“The Way” in Latin) is one of the most ambitious energy projects in the world today, located in southern France, with 35 nations collaborating to build the world’s largest system to prove the feasibility of fusion as a large-scale and carbon-free source of energy based on the same principle that powers our Sun and stars.

The service is defined with a mix of on-site and off-site positions, to cover in-house software design, development, testing and deployment of various in-house developed applications and a central database containing all the ITER project-related data (e.g. System Components, Manufacturing, Engineering Diagrams and Drawings).

The complexity of the several tools and types of data used by ITER requires careful integration and management of the data, using Microsoft database web applications, BPM tools and a broad range of technologies.

Tasks and activities

The scope of work will include:

  • Monitor the Queue Service and Incident tickets (total volume around 20 tickets per week).
  • Resolve issues following IT processes and SLA.
  • Contact with End Users and stakeholders on a daily basis.
  • Monitor system Status and Event logs in Splunk / Mails / Dashboards.
  • Create a dashboard and raise alerts in case of issues.
  • Collaboration with IT Operation services to fix anomalies.
  • Create and run scripts on Production and Pre-production Databases as post-deployment activities.
  • Patches Development and deployment for production environments, collaborating with the SW development team.
  • Configure and adapt existing applications for users.

Skills and experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • University Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a relevant field.
  • Experience in several of the following technologies and tools: Angular, VB.Net, Asp.Net, C#, Docker, Kubernetes.
  • Desire to work both autonomously and as part of a team, in an international multicultural environment.
  • Solution oriented mindset, with a customer focused communication skill.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

The following skills and experience would be highly desirable:

  • Experience in Agile environment, working with heterogeneous and international teams, estimating and defining user stories.
  • Proven experience with testing services for web applications and solutions.
  • Experience with integrating SW Solutions with APIs of commercial applications (e.g. SAP, Primavera, COBRA, SmartPlant, Cleopatra.
  • Proven experience with Mobile applications and solutions using Flutter.

Why should you apply?

  • You will have the opportunity to work within leading space organisations across Europe.
  • We encourage everyone to think outside the box and to push the boundaries of traditional knowledge. This role is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking company and allows for a deeper understanding of the industry.
  • To be part of a company that values integrity, inspiration, care and collaboration.
  • Benefits include: competitive remuneration packages; unique career opportunities, including working in other countries; access to training and development programmes; flexible relocation support.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, all genders, LGBTQ+ individuals and ex-service personnel.

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Marie Collignon


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