Mobile Application Software Developer

Le Noirmont (JU) or EPFL Innovation Park Lausanne (VD)


GEOSATIS is the world’s leading maker of end-to-end electronic monitoring and predictive analytics solution for the criminal justice system. The company offers a secure, reliable, convenient and cost-effective complete solution (ankle bracelet, indoor base station, victim protection device, monitoring software & mobile app) for enhanced public safety, successful offender rehabilitation and reduced recidivism – using Swiss precision, quality and innovation.

The company was founded in 2011 as a spin-off from the renowned technical university of EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland – and has been focusing ever since at revolutionizing the electronic monitoring industry through in-depth customer understanding and breakthrough innovations that challenge the status quo and deliver radically better products and services.

Our young and dynamic team operates from our Head office in Le Noirmont (JU), and from our Lab office at the EPFL Innovation Park in Lausanne (VD) – and is currently experiencing a strong growth on both the R&D and business side of things.

Job Description

We are looking for a person (M/F) to join the R&D team dedicated to the development of Geosatis’ products. For this position, the company is looking for a Mobile Application Developer:


  • Participate in the architecture definition and support the technical deliverables from requirements phase through final app deployment
  • Analyze requirements/user stories to appropriately support basic task estimation and development activities
  • Perform core technical aspects of software development: technical specifications, coding, testing
  • Function as an active member of an agile team through consistent development practices (tools, common components, and documentation)
  • Perform assigned unit and assembly testing of software components. Optimize mobile security, performance and application scalability
  • Participate in code reviews and execute assigned automated build test scripts
  • Debug software components, identifying, fixing and verifying the remediation of code defects
  • Identify opportunities to adopt innovative technologies, provide support for production application availability
  • Manage your own time, and work well both independently and as part of a team


  • MSc or BSc from a leading university or institute of technology
  • 5+ years’ experience in an IT field, with 3+ years’ experience specialized in mobile
  • At least 3 years of experience with mobile technology landscape including: iOS (Cocoa, Swift, Objective C, C++, iPhone SDK), Android (Android Framework, Java), and Mobile Web (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, RWD, mobile-first frontend frameworks), AngularJS, Ionic
  • At least 2 years in roles including architecture or technical leadership
  • Expertise with REST / Websocket, and communication technologies expected
  • Workable knowledge of Linux and bash
  • Back-end experience (JEE8, hibernate, JDBC, Tomcat) a plus
  • English/French written and oral skills (other languages a plus)
  • Team spirit, ability to work in fast-paced agile environment with a cross-functional team
  • Some experience working with Agile Methodologies (Scrum/Kanban) and tools GIT/Jira a plus


  • Expected start date: As soon as possible
  • Place of work: Le Noirmont (JU) or EPFL Innovation Park Lausanne (VD)
  • Contract type: Permanent (100%)