Software developer (m/f/d) .NET for Intelligent Transport System applications

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PTV Group. Empowering mobility.

The PTV Group provides software and consulting to empower mobility and transport for a cleaner and smarter future. Its best-in-class software for intelligent traffic management and transport optimization enables decision-makers in politics, cities, industry, and trade save time and money, make roads safer, and protect the environment. PTV runs simulations to demonstrate today how tomorrow’s mobility, with all its ecosystems and dimensions, can be realized. From strategic transport planning to micromobility for the last mile.
The company was established in 1979. Today, approximately 900 employees worldwide work on future-oriented solutions to create intelligent and eco-friendly mobility for everyone.

Role description and responsibilities

We look for a software developer willing to empower our team of experts in evolving our software to become a fully scalable and cloud-ready solution.
You will contribute to the PTV transition to the Cloud, building new SaaS products and evolving PTV Optima and PTV Hyperpath, our products for real-time traffic management and infomobility.
You will we part a professional multidisciplinary development team located in the center of Rome, Italy, and strictly cooperating with the German colleagues. You will have access to learning and development resources including training programs and learning courses.
In this role you will:
  • Work in Agile teams
  • Implement cutting edge transportation engineering algorithms
  • Ensure high code quality standards by performing code reviews, pair programming and test design and implementation
  • Empower our team of experts in evolving our traffic management software to become a fully scalable, cloud-ready, solution

Qualifications and skills

  • Master degree in computer science or similar (math/physics/computer engineering)
  • 2+ years of experience with any programming language
  • Knowledge of concurrent systems and multi-threaded environments
  • have a proactive attitude, and be an innovator
  • be creative, curious and open-minded
  • be a problem solver - you are happy when you find a hack to fix a tricky problem;
  • be knowledge-thirsty - we want you to learn something new and improve yourself every day
  • be advanced in written and spoken English.
It's nice to have
  • Experience with a .NET programming language
  • a PhD in any scientific field
  • Expertise on graph algorithms
  • Expertise on distributed computing
  • Experience with SQL language
  • You are fluent in C#, with demonstrable solid OO code
  • Your code is accompanied with unit & integration tests

About us

PTV SISTeMA provides software solutions and services for transport and mobility planning, traffic management and control, info-mobility applications.
From the single traffic estimation component to the turnkey traffic management system PTV SISTeMA offers outstanding expertise, international scientific excellence and a strong innovation-oriented approach to face successfully the most challenging complete mobility projects.
PTV SISTeMA is part of the PTV Group (, worldwide leader in traffic, mobility and transportation software.

About PTV Group and PTV SISTeMA
PTV Group improves mobility and transport – by using world-class software, data and scientific know-how gained from four decades of experience in planning and optimising the movement of people and goods. Recognised as global market player with German technology, we help cities, companies and people save time and money, enhance road safety and minimise the impact on the environment. Based on our unique expertise in every facet of mobility, we support smooth traffic flow.
In the Logistics business field, our portfolio ranges from software for scheduling transport routes and trips to distribution planning and fleet management, including truck navigation and parking. A special online service provides real-time transparency during the transport process and across the entire supply chain.
In the Traffic business field, we offer state-of-the-art technologies for traffic planning, transport network modelling and simulating across all modes of transport, including real-time traffic management as well as Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) solutions.
PTV software is used to develop the European transport model, which encompasses all passenger transport and freight movements in Europe. Our headquarters have been located in Karlsruhe – a centre of innovation and development – since the company was founded in 1979. We currently have more than 900 colleagues worldwide committed to driving the high performance of our products.
We are the Mind of Movement. #MindofMovement

About this job

Location: Roma, Italy
Job type: Permanent
Experience level: Mid-Level

Contact Person:
Catharina Wagner
Business Partner Human Resources
+49 721 9651-0