Zappware nv designs, develops, and integrates compelling and revenue-generating interactive television (iTV) services for operators. Zappware uniquely combines the highest levels of creativity with the latest technology and techniques into simple, intuitive solutions that reliably integrate with any content delivery mechanism.

An opportunity has now arisen for a skilled Deployment Software Engineer to join our team for deployment, updating and maintenance of Zappware’s backend software on customers operating servers and on Zappware’s internal servers, to assist development teams

This is a unique opportunity to be part of a motivated team, with a worthy reputation for delivering high-performance products. For the right person, this role offers huge scope for career development in a fast-moving and exciting industry.

Software Engineer Deployment (M/F)

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 5 years commercial experience working JAVA 6 EE, JAVA 8 EE, JBoss/Wildfly and Linux in an embedded environment.
  • Strong at coding for scalability, defensibility and maintainability.
  • Run-time debugging, performance profiling and performance optimization of code.
  • Strong knowledge of scripting on Linux servers and command line.
  • Knowledge of REST API’s, GraphQL and GIT
  • Expert troubleshooting and debugging skills.
  • Experience in working with SCM (svn required, git/mercurial preferred) and bug trackers.
  • In depth knowledge of MPEG-2 and DVB standards (knowledge of ATSC is a plus).
  • Experience in working with different DVB middleware stacks, having worked on one is preferred.
  • Worked with at least one DRM system, preferably more (Verimatrix and Conax experience are a plus).
  • Able to define a planning and following up on all ongoing JIRA issues
  • Team player, capable of focusing independently on individual tasks with respect to the bigger picture.
  • You will need excellent communication skills and a desire for excellence. Tenacity, enthusiasm, organization and integrity are also key.
  • Excellent written and oral knowledge of English is indispensible, the knowledge of Dutch, German, French or Spanish is a plus.
  • Willingness and ability to travel (EU ID card would certainly be a plus)

Terms of employment:

We offer a contract of indefinite duration, a pay which is market related and additional advantages like, hospitalization insurance, group insurance, meal vouchers, additional pay for foreign services, standard expenses, mobile phone subscriptions, a laptop, a car, car insurance and fuel card.

To apply for the role of Deployment Engineer , please apply by email and send your CV to

Apply Now