Applications Developer

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich (Schweiz)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • IT
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

Main purpose of this function is to be part of the digital engineering team which will be responsible creating and maintaining all internal PowerBI Dashboards (Finance & Project Execution Monitoring). Supporting the setup of HZI's future ERP System (IFS) by creating new interfaces, reports and support the data migration process.

As part of the team in charge of developing and maintaining an in-house tool portfolio and associated data bases for the company activities worldwide, your task will be more specific to:
  • Maintenance and improvement of existing in-house dashboards (engineering, project management, health and safety)
  • Taking specifications from business users and turning them into simple applications and/or PowerBI dashboards
  • Working with existing applications to support users and develop new features
  • Provide documentation and training on developed apps
  • Feed the continuous improvement process of the application with the goal to increase efficiency and customer satisfaction
  • Is aware of the HSE requirements relevant to the function, implements and complies with them

Your experiences

Job specific qualification
  • BA/MA Degree in Computer Sciences and relevant experience as Software developer, Systems or Data Engineer
  • Solid experience of Microsoft PowerBI & Microsoft SQL Server
  • Basic knowledge of frontend web application development and programming languages in general: Python (Flask), Javascript (React)
  • Knowledge of using Azure DevOps as version control
  • Knowledge of developer tools: VSCode, Git
  • Basic knowledge of IFS as a plus (creating custom entities, lobbies and using the IFS-API)
  • Experience in finance related projects is a plus
Methodological expertise
  • Good knowledge of project management and working with different project disciplines, multiple locations and cultures
  • Knowledge of modeling of real world problems and processes (data and systems modeling)
  • Willingness and ability to finish projects from start to finish including documentation, high flexibility
  • Willingness to work in a team
  • Interest in processes, product knowledge and technical understanding of the operations of EfW / RG plants
  • Knowledge in Requirements Engineering and Usability is a plus
  • Languages: English (spoken + written). German and other languages are a plus

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.