Software Developer for Meteorological Information Systems

Grain Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
by agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Our client uses C++ and Python to write most of their software but they also have projects in Java, Java Script and Action Script. Bash shell scripts are used to a limited degree as well as other tools like XSLT for specific use cases. They are open to whatever platforms and technologies that will make them more efficient. They use plenty of helper systems to make their work easier: version control systems (Git), automated cross compiled builds, continuous integration (Atlassian Bamboo), issue tracking (JIRA), Wiki (Confluence) and others.

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

from 2000 € gross per month (depends on your qualification)

Employee perks, benefits

- working on projects and products in a unique field
- early feedback about your work from end-users/customers
- opportunity to travel to foreign countries
- flexible working time
- loyalty salary bonus
- monthly salary bonus (for taking responsibility or doing something valuable or hard o for additional effort spent)
- full day-off for blood donation

Information about the selection process

Do you want to meet incredibly smart people and have a chance to learn a lot from them? Great! Please, get in touch with me.

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Information technology, computer programming, web portals

Company's products are used by meteorological offices around the world. Software products that they develop are complex meteorological systems deployed at meteorological offices, airports, military bases and private companies. Users of their software literally come from around the globe: UK, Germany, Brazil, Malaysia, Australia, USA and many more we span all continents (yes, including Antarctica).

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

C++ - advanced
Python - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

Required skills:
- C++ on advanced level (standard library, Boost, templates, exceptions). Knowledge of Python is an advantage. If you are a really good programmer who does not use C++ you can still apply for the job if you are willing to learn C++ on a very good level
- Experience with software development in a team on a real project for a company, organization, open source project or hobby project
- Open mind and willingness to learn new areas and technologies because meteorology is quite different
- We are looking for people interested in long term employment only
- English language on at least intermediate level

Candidate advantages:
- Understanding time/space complexity of algorithms
- An idea of real world problems with CPU/memory/network
- Creativity in devising new algorithms
- Creating GUI with Qt
- Basic knowledge of analytical geometry and numerical computations
- Willingness to travel to foreign countries


Brief description of the company

Grain Slovakia is a member of the international Anxo Group that provides services in the area of system integration and outsourcing of IT and HR solutions.

We would like to thank all the applicants for their interest. Only selected applicants will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.

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The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

10-19 employees

Company address

Grain Slovakia s.r.o.
Galvaniho 7/D
821 04 Bratislava


Contact person: Mgr. Zuzana Jarčušková
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3685260   Dátum zverejnenia: 4.7.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 2000 € gross per month (depends on your qualification)