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Software Engineer II

Date:  May 11, 2022

Belo Horizonte, BR

Req ID:  23109
Onsite or Remote:  Onsite Position

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance. Komatsu supports a myriad of markets, including housing, infrastructure, water, pipeline, minerals, automobile, aerospace, electronics, and medical, through its many brands and subsidiaries, including Joy, P&H, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton.


Modular Mining Systems is the global leader in mine management technology and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Komatsu LTD. Our innovative technology powers mine operations in every corner of the globe. The products we cultivate, the solutions we engineer, and the service we deliver set us apart in the Mining Technology industry. 


We’re more than a company, and we’re a community of passionate, creative professionals striving toward a shared vision: revolutionizing the way the mining industry operates. With a presence stretching from Johannesburg to Vancouver, Sydney to Lima, you are part of a global brand that supports creativity, fosters innovation, and encourages you to think big, share ideas and be yourself. 

Job Purpose

Modular’s Product Development team is responsible for crafting innovative solutions to unique and challenging problems. Working with our partners around the world, you will help design and support the next generation of mine planning and optimization technology and build the future platforms and infrastructure that will drive the changes in the mining industry for generations.

What a Software Developer does at Modular Mining Systems:

As part of Modular’s Product Development team, you will have the opportunity to design, build, and test solutions and updates for our award-winning Mine Management systems.  You'll be tackling tough challenges that require innovative out-of-the-box thinking, dynamic, rigorous testing, and the highest in quality and usability. If you consider yourself someone who can apply technical know-how to create practical solutions in a dynamic and team-oriented environment, this is a great opportunity to work side by side with some of the biggest innovators in the Mining technology industry.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Each day will present you with new challenges and opportunities to test and grow your skills.  As a Software Developer with Modular, your responsibilities will include:

  • Developing new software modules, as well as maintaining and extending existing modules
  • Developing proof of concepts for new, innovative solutions
  • Developing unit tests, automation tests, and simulation tools to ensure Modular’s high-quality deliverables
  • Performing analysis, estimating work, creating and updating basic-level software architecture and design
  • Assisting with manual software testing to ensure our products meet the highest standards of quality

Required Skills

Modular’s next great Software Developer also needs: 

  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years of proven experience developing software using an object-oriented language
  • Excellent Java/Kotlin coding skills for backend development
  • Extensive Spring framework experience
  • Knowledge in container-based technologies (Docker and Kubernetes)
  • Knowledge of design patterns, best practices, and common industry standards
  • Understanding of micro-service architectures
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Familiar with Apache Kafka
  • Good understanding of DevOps, CI/CD practices, and Agile development methodologies.
  • Experience with version control using Git and Azure DevOps Server (or equivalent)
  • Good written and interpersonal skills
  • English for verbal and written collaboration with international teams


Website: https://www.modularmining.com/what-we-do/.

Komatsu is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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