Static Code Analyzer - Software Developer

Geneva, Switzerland - Product development

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We solve problems that virtually every company developing software is facing. SonarSource is the leader for code quality & security with more than 85,000 companies using our solution, including eBay, Thales, Cisco, BMW, Deutsche Bank. Join a company with amazing people passionate about what they do!

The impact you can have

The SonarSource Language Team is looking for a Java Developer with a passion for working with multiple other languages to create the most advanced JavaScript, TypeScript and Swift static analyzers in the world.

On a daily basis, you will develop on extremely well-tested code-bases with a very good internal code quality. You will be evolving the way our analyzers understand code by creating ever better models and developing new rules on top of them. You will see your code shipped multiple times a month and impact hundreds of thousands of developers around the world.

Within our teams you’ll be supported by great colleagues who are always willing to discuss; together you will define the team’s short and long term goals.

The skills we value

We look for dedicated software craftsmen who enjoy thinking their software through while delivering valuable features continuously. Non-java developers willing to learn Java and more may also be considered: we recruit for the long run.

  • Fundamental computer science knowledge
  • Enthusiastic about learning other languages
  • Ability to integrate and thrive within a self-directed team
  • Curious and eager to learn
  • Bold and self-confident to challenge the status quo as well as to be challenged
  • Open-minded and with a positive can-do attitude

We can consider remote workers and support relocation on a case by case basis

What we do

SonarSource was started by a team of developers that wanted to change the way code is built in an agile development process. The company was created to develop the open source tool SonarQube, which is now the standard in code quality management with over 85,000 instances deployed today. Every day we are focused on solving developers’ next big problem.

Who we are

At SonarSource we believe in people, excellence, and delivery. We’re a team of problem solvers and overachievers who seek out others who are also passionate and relentless in their respective missions. We want to work with people who are ready to fasten their seat belts and be part of an incredible ride. We work hard not because we’re told to, but because we genuinely love what we do and do what we love. If there’s one main message we want you to remember about us, it’s that we push others to be best in class at whatever they do: choose your battle, innovate, take risks, and lead change. Join us; we’ll be smarter and stronger together.

Why you will love it here

  • You will be given ownership and challenges, team support and encouragement to help you hit your personal goals
  • You will have the opportunity to be a leader in your domain
  • You will have a concrete impact on a fast-growing company
  • You will enjoy working as part of a casual, fun and passionate team
  • You will meet and work with a talented and diverse team of 85+ professionals from 18 different nationalities
  • You will enjoy the passion and drive of a start-up with big-company events and benefits

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In the meantime, we want to give you a heads-up on our hiring process:

  • For technical roles only, qualified candidates will first be asked via email to take a technical assessment named Codility
  • For all roles, selected candidates will be invited to 30 min video session(s) with one or two members of the hiring team
  • Then, candidates will be invited to come to our offices for half a day or so, to complete a technical interview with the hiring team, followed by a meeting with the people & culture team
  • Finally, candidates will potentially be asked to schedule a 1h final interview with our CEO

Kindly note that you can be declined at any stage and we will always do our best to deliver direct constructive feedback. To know more about who you may meet, visit our team page.

Have fun. We are looking forward to meeting you!