Application Development Engineer

100% | Madrid

Bring along your knowledge, your enthusiasm and your dedication and take charge as an Application Development Engineer at Axpo. We offer a variety of challenging tasks and projects, and the flexibility to present and implement your own ideas. The energy industry is changing; it is continuing to develop dynamically and innovatively. That's why we promote internal and external courses, coaching and digital learning opportunities to educate and further train our employees on both professional and technical topics.

What you will do

  • Gather requirements with internal clients, design solutions and produce technical documentation (when needed)
  • Coordinate or directly execute the implementation of business requirements into our applications, or oversee third party suppliers in the execution of such activities (Change Management)
  • Take care of incident internally or with the support of vendors
  • Monitor application performance and proactively ensure availability of services
  • Become the reference of the technologies and systems under your responsibility
  • Consolidate knowledge about the business processes and impacts related to the systems under responsibility (Knowledge Management)
  • Contribute and comply with the best practices and quality standards of the team

What you bring & who you are

  • 2+ years of experience in coding (C#, Java, Javascript, XSLT or xPath)
  • 2+ years of experience working with databases (SQL Server, MongoDB...)
  • Nice to have Certificates in Encryption and Authorization Protocols
  • Nice to have protocols knowledge (HTTP, FTP, SMTP, REST SOAP)
  • Good command of English

What we offer

Your development matters to us. Therefore we invest in your professional growth with a wide range of internal training opportunities and the possibility of cost and/or time-sharing.

We offer fairness. In addition to a competitive salary, all employees are entitled to a performance-based component

A modern workplace awaits you in the centre of Baden. The main station is less than a five-minute walking distance. Baden is just 15 minutes from Zurich by train, and offers attractive shops, cultural variety and a wide range of hot springs.

About us

Axpo Iberia, a subsidiary of the Axpo Group, was established in Spain in 2002 and manages the most important independent portfolio of renewable energies on the Iberian Peninsula. We offer our customers in Spain and Portugal products and services in the fields of energy and gas supply, energy management for producers of renewable energies and heat and power cogeneration, as well as trading of raw materials, biomass and CO2. Axpo is Switzerland's largest producer of renewable energy, as well as an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power. At its headquarters in Switzerland and in 30 countries across Europe as well as the US, around 5,000 employees use state-of-the-art technology to develop sustainable, innovative energy solutions.

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About the team

Our Software Development Team in Madrid consists of highly motived, highly skilled people that enjoy working in a flat hierarchy.
Axpo Iberia belongs to the Axpo energy group, a leading energy company with Headquarters in Switzer-land and subsidiaries across Europe. Axpo Iberia was incorporated in Spain in 2002.


Carlos Moreno
IT Recruiter
Information about the recruitment process
Checking application documents and pre-selection
When we receive your application we (Recruiting Team link) check your documents. If your motivation, qualifications and work experience fit the job profile, you're already a step closer.
Video interview
For some functions, we carry out staggered video interviews before the first meeting. You will be able to answer our questions by video, and you decide on the time and place.
Meeting you in person
We now look forward to meeting you in person for the first time. You'll have the opportunity to learn more about Axpo and get more detailed information about the job. Depending on the function, you will be given a sample task to complete, or we'll draw up a job-related personality profile with you. You may be invited to an assessment centre. A meeting with the team is also an option. In the final stage we'll make you a fair offer in line with standard wages.
Three tips
Tip 1: A well prepared dossier and pertinent covering letter help us to learn more about your skills.
Tip 2: In your interview be open and genuine. This helps us to get an accurate picture of you, and also helps you to find out if Axpo is for you.
Tip 3: Asks questions in the interview and clarify any outstanding points.