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Our Tech teams are a strategic factor for Hapag-Lloyd’s global success. Did you know that our core system „FIS“ (Freight Information System) is among the most advanced software when it comes to container line ERP software? And did you also know that we are looking for talented, technology-driven people?
Here is your chance
to grow further and be ready for future challenges in our industry together with Hapag-Lloyd.

Our IT product development teams create and improve all applications our business teams need, ranging from booking applications on our customer interface, to container inventory management analytics or legal document and invoice creation.

We are looking for you to reinforce our developer teams! Are you self-sufficient and solution-driven? Then let’s find out, in which of our software development team you can unfold your talents best!

Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Design and develop applications in Java EE
  • Work with architecture based on Clean Architecture and Domain-Driven Design concepts
  • Analyze existing systems, solutions, business processes and requirements in close cooperation with internal stakeholders as well as external partners
  • Transform existing commercial applications from current technology stack (procedural) to the new state-of-the-art Cloud platform
  • Writing automated tests (unit tests, database tests, integration based on selenium), code coverage at least 80% of code lines
  • Working on all areas of the software development lifecycle (analysis, design, testing, rollout, maintenance, 3rd level support)
  • Working directly with colleagues from all around the world (some travelling expected)

What we offer

  • Dynamic and modern working atmosphere in a newly renovated, modern office in the heart of Hamburg's city center
  • At least 28 days of vacation, flextime, capital-forming benefits, hybrid work model
  • Subsidy for public transportation
  • Bike leasing for all positions
  • Restaurant and coffee bar
  • Health and company sports programs (e.g., yoga, sailing, fitness courses, and much more)
  • Corporate volunteering cooperation with

Requirements and Qualifications

  • BSc/MSc in computer science, mathematics, physics, engineering or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in a similar position
  • Good object programming and Java EE skills (including knowledge of JPA, CDI, JTA, JAX-RS, Servlet, Messaging, Batch & Stream processing, Logging & Monitoring )
  • Experiences in software design and modelling tools (e.g. UML)
  • Relational databases and SQL skills
  • Understanding of software development processes flexibility and high customer orientation
  • High proficiency in spoken and written English and very good communication skills
  • Willingness to work at our office in Hamburg 3 days/week and 2 days remote according to our policy

The perfect candidate can also demonstrate some of the following:

  • Experience in agile software development using, e.g., Scrum or KANBAN framework
  • Interest in cloud based technologies (AWS & IBM) and micro service development
  • Container orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift)
  • Experience in designing distributed computing and web services architectures and building large scale applications
  • Experience in test-driven development
  • Messaging (Apache Kafka)
  • Working experience or knowledge of international logistics context

Mit einer Flotte von 258 modernen Containerschiffen und einer Gesamttransportkapazität von 1,9 Millionen TEU ist Hapag-Lloyd eine der weltweit führenden Linienreedereien. Das Unternehmen ist mit rund 14.000 Mitarbeitenden an Standorten in 135 Ländern mit knapp 400 Büros präsent. Hapag-Lloyd verfügt über einen Containerbestand von 2,9 Millionen TEU – inklusive einer der größten und modernsten Kühlcontainerflotten. Weltweit 115 Liniendienste sorgen für schnelle und zuverlässige Verbindungen zwischen mehr als 600 Häfen auf allen Kontinenten. Hapag-Lloyd gehört in den Fahrtgebieten Transatlantik, Mittlerer Osten, Lateinamerika sowie Intra-Amerika zu den führenden Anbietern.

Contact person

Dawid Bujalla Manager Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding