Food, machinery or T-shirts: Hapag-Lloyd moves goods around the globe with over 250 container ships. We connect more than 600 ports on all continents and are one of the largest liner shipping companies. More than 13,000 employees work on board, ashore or in one of our 350 offices. Together, we transport around 12 million containers per year. Our corporate values "We care. We move. We deliver" serve as coordinates on our way. They guide our collaboration with each other as colleagues and with our customers to achieve the best possible quality. In the long run, we are committed to climate and environmental protection as well as human rights and many other social issues.

Java Software Engineer

About the Knowledge Center:

The Knowledge Center, located in Gdańsk, is a hub for innovation and develop state-of-the-art business and technology solutions to help us navigate the future. And we want to do that together with you.

Team and Project overview:

We are looking for individuals who would like to be part of this endeavor and join our “BI, Analytic and Data Integration” domain as “Java Software Engineer” in the Supply Chain Integration team helping us to build up the products “Partner Connectivity” and “Data Transformation Hub” in Gdańsk.

We are looking for an engaged Java Software Engineer who helps us to migrate our legacy applications to Java, e.g. our Container Tracking System and other applications.

Technologies / Tools: Java, Java EE, CDI, JPA, MongoDB, DB2, AWS, Kafka, Docker, RESTful, Confluence, Jira, Eclipse, Git, Maven, Jenkins, GoCD


  • Implementation and Testing of J2EE Java Applications running on Websphere Application Server
  • Implementation of next software version of the Container Tracking System (Event Driven Architecture based on Kafka)
  • Implementation of RESTful APIs
  • Requirement analysis on legacy application
  • Migration of Legacy Applications to Java Platform


  • Finished studies in computer science or corresponding working experience
  • Excellent analytical skills and eagerness to learn
  • Practical experience in agile software development
  • Experiences with Cloud Development would be great, e.g. AWS
  • Understanding of Continues Integration / Continues Delivery
  • Understanding of Domain Driven Design
  • We are an international company, so you should feel comfortable with communicating in English.
  • Experience in international logistic context would be good

 We offer:

  • Private medical care (Luxmed)
  • Gym card (Multisport)
  • Attractive annual bonus up to 22,5%! (depending on company performance results)
  • Group life insurance and employee capital plan (PPK)
  • Cafeteria benefit system (cinema tickets, vouchers etc.)
  • Focus on healthy lifestyle (fruit days, bike competitions, football trainings)
  • Charity and volunteer initiatives
  • Modern and well-connected office (Alchemia complex in Gdansk Oliwa)
  • Relocation support (financial support, covering immigration process for non-Polish citizens)
  • Internal learning management system
  • Development budget (sharing the costs of certifications and conferences/ IT events)
  • Flexible working hours and home office possibility (hybrid work model)
Lidia Karlicka