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Application Engineer

Date:  13-Nov-2020
Job ID:  3371
Company: Alpiq Services CZ

Praha, CZ

Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full-time position
Job Level:  Experienced professionals
LinkedIn:  #LI-SFCZ

Alpiq Services CZ in Prague operates an important shared services center to provide high quality services to Alpiq's internal customers.


  •  Employment contract for an indefinite period
  •  Annual leave of 25 days paid days
  •  Anual bonus based on individual performance and company results
  •  10 days of “sickdays” (full paid sick leave)
  •  24.000 CZK annually contribution for pension insurance
  •  6.000 CZK annually contribution to cafeteria for relaxing activities
  •  Financial loyalty reward provided every 5th year with the company
  •  Referral bonus 15.000 CZK as reward for recommending new colleague
  •  Free language courses at work (English, German, French, Czech)
  •  Meal vouchers in a value of 110 CZK
  •  Free refreshment at work (soft drinks, fruits)
  •  Voluntary social and sports activities
  •  Informal dress code
  •  International environment with more than 20 nationalities
  •  Pleasant and quite working atmosphere & environment in the very downtown of Prague 1 (Metro Můstek and Národní třída – walking distance 5 minutes)

The data acquisition team in Alpiq is mainly responsible for market data download and distribution throughout the whole company. Additionally, the team is also responsible for systems related to the end of day process.


Main responsibilities:

  • Engineering of new external interfaces (data loaders)
  • Continuous improvement of existing applications 
  • Maintenance of applications (3rd level support)


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent degree
  • Software development experience (C#) - intermediate
  • Ability to contribute to full life cycle development – analysis, design, architecture, development, testing, implementation, support, and other duties necessary to maintain business critical systems
  • Self-reliance, multitasking, ability to cooperate with your team
  • Good communication skills for communicating various system issues and discussing requirements
  • Effective management of time to assure commitments are met without delay
  • Language skills: Czech and English preferred, German is an advantage
  • Full time job based on standard employment contract

Others (optional):

  • 3+ years of experience in software development position
  • PL/SQL and/or MSSQL experience
  • Information integration software experience (KAPOW)
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services / real-time data loading
  • Experience with projects in energy business domain
Daniel Strádal
Tel.:  +420 221 720 101



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