Within our Chief Markets Officer (CMO) Organisation the Process IT domain at E.ON Connecting Energies (ECT) in Essen is looking for a

Software / Release Manager (m/f)


  • All aspects of the Software (SW) Engineering Lifecycle using Agile methodologies
  • Enhance the existing deployment process to move towards continuous deployment using Jenkins and Docker
  • Framework and Application Development
  • Ensure that the Software developed has unit tests and API documentation
  • Software Development tools to include are Jenkins, GIT, Redmine, and IDEs
  • Develop Software in Scala, Java, javaScript, SQL and various frameworks of strong preference
  • Develop applications that interact with Database Servers, Real time streams, Mongo/noSQL frameworks


  • Relevant experience or degree in Information Technology, Software Development or Engineering
  • Experienced in professional Agile SW Development with a good track record of successful projects
  • Profound knowledge of Software Engineering with best practices and current industry trends
  • Ability to work in a ‘start up’ environment with changing requirements
  • Capable of working in an intercultural environment with remote teams
  • Good communications skills and team spirit
  • You combine clear, focussed thinking with the ability to execute on priorities
  • Business fluent in English, German is beneficial

What we offer

  • An open, communicative, highly dynamic and energetic team comprising of Software, Business, Sales and Operations stakeholders
  • Team and results driven technology decisions
  • Develop and maintain Software for a real time, mission critical system
  • Work in a true BigData environment with Hadoop, Apache Kafka, Apache Spark and TimeSeries Data
  • Make the Energiewende possible!


Are you interested in more details about the software we're offering to our customers? Watch the videos about our tools for visualization & analytics "Smart View" (password: pitlabs) and for flexibility management in the field of electricity and heat "VPP suite" (password: pitlabsvpp).

Please visit our website to find out more about E.ON Connecting Energies.

At a glance

Reference no: 38303 Contract term: Permanent Working hours: Full time

Get in touch

For more information please have a look at our E.ON careers site.

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E.ON is a privately-owned international energy company. Our 40,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

E.ON Connecting Energies

E.ON Connecting Energies (ECT) is a multi-national integrator of managed energy solutions. We make life-time energy and operating cost savings happen for commercial, industrial and public-sector customers by designing, building, financing, operating and optimizing energy-consuming and energy-generating equipment and systems at our customers’ facilities. ECT is currently active in Germany, UK, Italy and Russia and operates along three business units – energy efficiency, on-site generation as well as flexibility & virtual power plants.