Agilent Technologies, Inc. Software Developer in Germany


Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek –– so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at

Join a global, virtual team that launches new features to customers twice a week on its enterprise SaaS platform (Ruby on Rails) used by tens of thousands of scientists and researchers across the globe daily. You will have responsibility in all stages of the software development process: development, testing, bug fixing, deployment, enhancements, and performance optimization. This will include:

  • Implementing scalable Web Services

  • Writing performant, maintainable code that is easy to read and well-documented

  • Writing automated tests to thoroughly validate the correctness of your code

  • Working independently and collaboratively in a dynamic and fast moving team

  • Effectively work in a team environment working with fellow engineers and product marketing

Qualifications :

  • Demonstrate capability and have at least 2-3 years experience with Ruby on Rails (ideally with an enterprise SaaS product)

  • Background in MVC Design and Architecture

  • Worked with an application that has continuous deployment/integration testing/release processes

  • Full stack web development experience

  • HTML5, CSS, and Javascript (React) experience a plus

  • SQL database experience/knowledge

  • Be well versed in gems, Rails web services, messaging patterns, data engineering and OOP background

  • Experience performing code reviews, enforcing coding standards, and managing technical resources within project schedules

  • Experience designing with RSpec, TDD and CI environments

  • Experience working with GIT


Bachelors or Master Degree or University Degree or equivalent.

Minimum of 1-2yrs relevant experience with typically 2-4yrs.

Agilent is an equal opportunity employer.

Date Posted: 10/Nov/16

Requisition: 2069027

Job Title: Software Developer

Company: Agilent

Business: Agilent CrossLab Group

Job Category: R & D

Job Sub-Category: R & D

Region: Americas Asia Pacific Europe

Country or Area: Brazil Canada Mexico United States Australia China Hong Kong India Japan Korea Malaysia New Zealand Singapore Taiwan Thailand Vietnam Austria Belgium Denmark Finland France Germany Ireland Israel Italy Netherlands Norway Poland Russia Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: No

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable