As a Software Engineer in zooplus, you will work in a constantly evolving environment, due to technological advances and the strategic direction of our organization. In this specific role, you'll work on our evolving logistics front, enhancing and maintaining our stock management system. 

You will be working in a challenging Agile environment, taking part in the whole software development life cycle - from concept to maintenance and you will participate in solving challenges from E-Commerce domains together with the Product Owner and the Scrum Team.

  • Contribution to the ongoing evolution of the existing content supply portfolio of applications and services.
  • Designing, developing, modifying, implementing, and supporting software components anywhere in the software stack.
  • Developing software solutions by studying information needs, conferring with users, and studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes.
  • Documenting and demonstration solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments, and clear code.
  • Determining the root cause for the most complex software issues and develop practical, efficient, and permanent technical solutions.
  • Remaining current on new technologies and available vendor packages; evaluating and make recommendations, as necessary.
  • Assisting in task planning, estimation, scheduling, and staffing.
  • Mentoring Software Engineers to allow for skill/knowledge development through advice, coaching, and training opportunities.
  • Determining process improvements, best practices, and developing new processes.
  • Work in close partnership with cross-functional teams and management.

Our tech stack, you should expect to work with following technologies:

  • Kotlin & Java - Microservices, SQS, SNS & Rest APIs
  • Spring Boot, Hibernate 
  • CI/CD with Jenkins 
  • AWS, Terraform 
  • Oracle DB, PostgreSQL 
  • Kubernetes, Docker 
  • Infrastructure as a Code, one-click deployment, C4 diagrams 
  • InfluxDB, Kibana, Grafana, Sensu , Prometheus
Additional Information
  • With more than 1,000 passionate professionals located across 10 European offices, we believe our success comes from working together and leveraging our international strengths. Expect to work in a hybrid environment, collaborating with colleagues in different locations remotely.

🐾 20% discount in our zooplus shop

📖 Internal and external training

🎈 Team events

#LI-Hybrid✈️ Two extra vacation days and days off on 24th and 31st of December

🩺 Private medical care and life insurance

🍽️ Multicafeteria system including Multisport card

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 3 plus years' of experience
  • Intrinsic passion for learning and self-development
  • Experience in solving problems and tasks of different complexity
  • Has the profound view of the project development and suggests the best ways to develop having in mind the final market goal 
  • Broad experience designing, programming, and implementing large information systems.
  • Ability to provide in-depth evaluation and analysis of unique complex technological issues.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • On call experience or willingness to be on call duty every 6 weeks (will be recompensed)



In 1999, a small group of people had a great idea: to bring pet shops online and make life easier for pet lovers. Today zooplus AG is Europe’s leading online retailer of pet supplies. With over 8 million active customers in more than 30 European countries and 1,8 billion Euro revenue in 2020, zooplus is comfortably the market leader in the online segment. zooplus currently employs more than 800 employees in 10 international locations, working in the areas of Sales & Marketing, Category Management, Purchasing, IT, Logistics, Finance and HR.

At zooplus, we believe e-commerce to be the sales model of today and for the future. E-commerce has become one of the fastest developing areas of business. Modern logistics centers, and the use of big data and personalization, mean that online sales can be handled with increasing efficiency. As the category leader – a major European e-store with pet-related products – we want to continue to be at the forefront of e-commerce. While we aim to achieve continuous growth, we remain faithful to the key values of our company– a dynamic and flexible approach, constant learning opportunities, and inventive thinking at every level in the organization. The satisfaction of our customers – animal lovers – remains our primary goal, and the trust they place in us is the highest honor. Thanks to the passion of our employees, our customers in over 30 European countries can rest assured that their order is in good hands.