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Lead Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Req id:  27413

Grasbrunn, BY, DE




As the world's leading provider of software-based solutions for enterprise information management (EIM), OpenText offers a comprehensive portfolio of products, services, and cloud services for the intelligent and networked enterprise. We help our more than 120,000 customers worldwide digitize data and processes and use analytics and artificial intelligence to gain deeper insight into business processes to make the right business decisions.



The Capture Group of OpenText Enterprise Content Management platforms division is focusing on development and maintenance of the Capture product line. The Capture technology transforms electronic and paper documents into application-ready information providing a flexible, end-to-end capture solution that includes document capture, document classification, data extraction, information validation, and delivery to backend system.

Strengthen our Engineering-Team at our location in Grasbrunn near Munich with your commitment as a


Lead Software Engineer (m/f/d)


Your mission will be to become the leading application programmer in the field of data extraction. You join the team of experts programming the core of the capture solutions developed at OpenText. You will contribute to both the application logic as well as to the extraction algorithms, where the extraction works for both image-based and text-based input. The capture team harnesses both traditional machine learning technologies as well as the latest technologies from Artificial Intelligence stack including Computer Vision or Natural Language Processing. The resulting algorithms and applications are predominately - but not exclusively - used in the content management and information management solutions, where the fast, reliable, and unattended data extraction is the essential foundation for automation of number of business processes and solutions.
You will be part of a scrum team and as such you will work on daily basis with the solution architects, teammates, product owners and other scrum teams against the requirements logged for the Capture portfolio. Your contribution not only meets the functional expectation but also meets the performance and security standards. Your solutions are sustainable over the time.   


This is what we expect from you: 

  • University degree in the relevant field or an equivalent professional experience
  • Several years of commercial experience programming large enterprise applications using C++ technology stack, preferable using Microsoft’s technology stack
  • Good orientation in very large code base comprising of several programming languages including scripting languages like TCL
  • Proven knowledge or adequate certifications on Microsoft technology .NET stack for application development
  • Great communication skills in English both oral and written, German language skills would be beneficial


Preferred skills:

  • Besides C++, an experience with .NET stack, either C# or managed C++ on Windows or/and Linux is advantage
  • Experience with using machine learning (inclusive deep learning) technologies
  • Experience with text processing oriented at classification, extraction, and analysis


Discover what we have to offer you
Our benefit package includes our support fund, additional direct insurance, grants for fitness and wellness services as well as professional training. Free underground parking spaces, good public transport connections, regular corporate events and sporting events as well as Sodexo vouchers for daily shopping in surrounding supermarkets or restaurants are further advantages that you can enjoy with us.
Take your chance at OpenText and take your next professional steps with us. We look forward to seeing you! 


How to apply
Do you have any questions? Your personal contact, Thorsten Henrich, Lead Talent Acquisition Advisor, will be happy to answer your questions by e-mail at or by phone at +49 69 6656-39232.
Please apply exclusively via our online application portal, as we are unfortunately unable to process e-mail applications for data protection reasons. We ask for your understanding.




At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Roles requiring a significant amount of trust may require criminal history verification. Please ask your Talent Acquisition Advisor for more information if you have any questions. 


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Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s Global Vaccination Policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against Covid 19 in order to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

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