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Java Backend Software Developer

  • INIT Ireland
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About us:

INIT is the worldwide leading supplier of IT solutions for buses and trains. We assist more than 1,100 transport companies in making public transport more attractive and more efficient and as a result, we make mobility even easier for both the users of our systems and for passengers throughout Europe, America, New Zealand, Australia and Asia. 

INIT offers space for ideas and responsibility. Joining us will give you the chance to significantly contribute to the future of mobility while also building on your career. Implement your own ideas, assume responsibility and develop your professional and personal skills – that’s what you can achieve with us. Flexible working hours, comprehensive additional benefits and a positive working environment within an enthusiastic, collaborative team  – that’s what we offer you. We look forward to receiving your online application at

Your responsibilities:

  • You will develop and maintain innovative solutions for public transport
  • The focus will be on enhancing our control center software for automated vehicle location (AVL), intermodal transport control system (ITCS) and electromobility applications
  • Software development will include analysis, design, implementation and testing for our international projects
  • Assuming responsibility for specific software modules and the integration into the overall system
  • You will work in close cooperation with the development and projects teams in the HQ in Germany
  • Applied technologies will be Java, JPA, Spring, REST, Maven and PostgreSQL

Your qualifications:

  • Third level qualification in Computer Science/Engineering or a related discipline
  • 2+ years’ industry experience with object-oriented software development based on Java
  • Experience in Java Persistence API and relational databases such as PostgreSQL would be a plus
  • High commitment, team spirit and motivation to assume responsibility in a Scrum development team 
  • Availability for occasional business travel to our HQ in Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Proficient in written and spoken English


INIT Ltd, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland

Do you have any questions?

Please write an e-mail to or contact us on 0049 721 6100 0.
  • Christine Abele
  • HR Generalist International