Jenoptik is an international photonics group with representatives in over 80 countries. Optical technologies are the foundation of our business. We employ around 4,000 people worldwide.

Join our team and help to shape our future with lasting effect.

Software Developer (f/m/d)

Job ID:  2287

Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, DE Camberley, ENG, GB Monheim, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE

Date:  Oct 1, 2023

Your tasks


  • Development of embedded software under Linux based on C++ & Python 
  • Integration and testing of the software on the CI/CD system (Jenkins) and the target hardware
  • Intensive communication with teammates and other departments
  • Contribute to the system architecture and integration of new features into our products.
  • Integration and maintenance of 3rd party software

Ihr Profil:


  • Completed studies in computer science, mathematics, natural or engineering science or comparable (e.g. an apprenticeship as an IT specialist (m/f/d) in combination with relevant work experience)
  • Distinct ability to work in a team, very good communication skills, independence, structured and goal-oriented way of working
  • Knowledge and experience with C++ & Python, preferably in an embedded system.
  • Knowledge and experience with Linux and Windows (MS Office)
  • Structured, goal-oriented and careful way of working as well as willingness to learn
  • Experience with modern development tools like GIT, CMake, and Jenkins.
  • Good written and spoken German and English skills
  • Knowledge of Atlassian Jira & Confluence is desirable



Name: Lisa Habedank 



What we offer:



About Jenoptik

At Jenoptik, people with the specific JENIUS character are changing the world with the power of light. That demands a spirit of exploration and dedication. If you’re one of us, come meet the challenges facing the world. At Jenoptik, we’re creating a better future for all of us.

The Jenoptik Smart Mobility Solutions division offers photonics-based, innovative and sustainable solutions, including technologies and services for traffic safety, public safety and toll control.

For this purpose, Jenoptik develops, manufactures and distributes components, systems and services which contribute towards greater road traffic safety throughout the world. The product portfolio comprises comprehensive systems relating to all aspects of road traffic, such as speed measurement and red light monitoring systems, OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) products and systems for the detection of traffic violations.

Thanks to the digital combination of several sensor technologies with software and data management, Jenoptik is also a new systems supplier for truck toll monitoring on federal highways in Germany.

Work with us to ensure that our components, systems and services contribute to making roads and communities safer.

Have we made you interested in this position?

If so, we look forward to receiving your online application.

Should you need any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.