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Research & Development·Erlangen, Germany, Loehne - Audio Service
Software Database Expert (m/f/d)
Formed in 2019 through the merger of Sivantos and Widex, WS Audiology combines over 140 years of experience in pioneering better solutions to help people with hearing loss. With a passion for impact, our 11.000 employees are committed to achieving our purpose: wonderful sound for all.
With brands like Signia, Widex, Audio Service, Rexton and Vibe, and with diverse assets across wholesale retail, online, managed care and diagnostic solutions, we are active in over 125 markets. Going beyond together, we achieve annual revenues of around EUR 2 billion.
As a global leader, our ambition is to unlock human potential by making wonderful sound part of everyone’s life.
Learn about us on www.wsa.com and take a look at why you will love working here:
This team is part of R&D where two types of software products are developed. One is audiological fitting applications used at hearing care centers to adjust hearing aids. The other is mobile apps for hearing aid users to control their hearing aids and support their lives.
Become part of our team in Erlangen and join our Software Portfolio Management team as a Software Database Expert. Within our matrix organization in R&D, the core competency and area of responsibility of the SPM team is Project Management and Management of cross-pillar activities. We manage projects independent from development model of the delivery org (Scrum, SAFe, waterfall) and connecting platform development / program management running classic approaches outside Software Development with an agile approach.
You will report to our Head of Software Portfolio Management.
As Software Database Expert you will have the following responsibilities:
Manage Hearing Aid portfolio input data for our fitting software
Improve our current database architecture
Develop Import & Export infrastructure to external data sources
Shape and design our next generation data provisioning solution in the cloud
Develop dedicated software components
Coordinate cross functional component teams
You will work closely together with other R&D teams like Audiology, Signal Processing, Wireless and Marketing in a multi-geographical environment with locations at Singapore, Denmark and others.
You most likely fit the following profile:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology or similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience
Profound working experience with .NET Core, C# and SQL
Working Experience in modern architectures and domain driven design
Experience in agile software development
Talent in cross-functional working
Effective team player with good communication skills
Our corporate language is English, so besides German you need to be confident in English, both verbally and in writing.
What we offer
We are driven by innovation and development so working with us is a constant learning curve. You will be located in our site in Erlangen/Löhne, Germany with dynamic and progressive colleagues, who are highly skilled and empathetic.
We offer flexible working times & opportunities for working from home. You can always get free coffee at the office. We are part of the IG Metall tariff agreement offering attractive compensation and further benefits like contributions to the company pension plan or child-care.
At WS Audiology, applying constant innovation and best-in-class quality, our products support millions of people regain and benefit from the “miracle of hearing.” We are guided by passion to improve people’s quality of life. As a global leader, our vision is to unlock human potential by making “wonderful sound” part of everyone’s life. Currently, we sell 5.5 million hearing aids per year, and millions of customers are benefitted through our centers and partners.
Join WS Audiology
If this opportunity sounds interesting to you, please submit your application stating your earliest starting date and your salary expectations and we will get back to you as soon as possible.