Navis / Xvela

Software Engineer

2 weeks ago(1/4/2018 4:58 PM)
Requisition Number
Regular Full-Time


Navis is the leader in Terminal Operations Systems (TOS) with 330 sites, 60% market share of the commercial TOS market. Ocean carriers and terminal operators know that efficiencies can be gained, waste eliminated and revenue increased through better collaboration on vessel stowage planning and execution. The tools and incentives to change these business processes have been lacking -- until now.

Navis is the global market leader in a multi-billion dollar industry building and implementing marine terminal operating systems and optimization solutions at ports around the world. From Long Beach to Hong Kong, Dubai to Brazil, and Rotterdam to Busan, Navis delivers mission critical enterprise software that is at the heart of running a terminal and services to optimize operations. We are an innovative and profitable logistics software company building mission critical solutions that enable the world economy.


Most of the material goods in the world are transported in containers using our software.


Navis is seeking a Software Engineer to join our talented team. In this position you will have an opportunity to make major contributions to our next generation vessel tracking and performance solution. You will work together with colleagues to define system requirements and build state-of-the-art software. You must be a quick learner, have excellent communication skills, and be able to maintain ownership of large engineering projects through their lifecycle: architecture/design, implementation, testing, maintenance and support. This position has unique opportunities for growth in both the functional and technical direction.

Location: Flensburg, Germany


  • Analyze, design, develop and unit test robust large-scale application
  • Collaborate with product management and quality assurance to delivery highly efficient features and functionality
  • Take ownership of a product feature and drive design, code and feature reviews
  • Provide guidance related to your feature to various cross functional teams within the organization such as Documentation, Professional Services, Sustaining and Support


As this is a very challenging job, we have very demanding requirements. To be part of our team, we expect the following (or equivalent) qualifications:

  • 1-5 years of experience in design and development of scalable web applications
  • BSC/MSC/Diploma in Computer Science / Software Engineering
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with object-oriented methodologies, design patterns, use of automated testing frameworks
  • Experience in developing single page web applications based on the Angular framework.
  • Knowledge of C#, .NET Framework and ASP.NET
  • Experience with relational database management systems (i.e. SQL server, MySQL).
  • Strong understanding of application software, scalability, performance and reliability aspects
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, test-driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment
  • Experience with agile development approaches is a plus
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English


Optional Skills

The following requirements are optional. But they will give you better insight in the kind of job this is.

  • Experience with hyper-scaling cloud providers such as AWS or Azure and experience in creating large-scaling cloud based web applications
  • Expertise in the maritime domain (e.g. vessel performance, vessel stability etc.)


Additional Information

  • Some international travel to customers and other offices may be required


Navis is a friendly casual place of work.

Navis LLC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse workforce.

If you have what it takes to be a great team player and would like to bring your whole self to a smart, hard-working, success-oriented global Navis family, then apply today.

At NAVIS LLC, you will find a rewarding career where you can thrive at every level. We invest in our team mates through offering competitive compensation and benefits, progressive training opportunities that empower employees to achieve total (physical, financial, social & community) wellbeing. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you will find a strong work-life balance and a deep commitment to developing you. Navis’ culture thrives on teamwork and diversity. So, bring your unique perspective and talent to Navis and thrive in your every work day!

Principals only please. NO AGENCY CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED. Please apply directly to Navis. No phone calls please.


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