Java Software Engineer – help start up a new (high-tech) department - LEUVEN (Permanent)


  • Understand and analyze new functional requirements and design solution approaches.
  • Participate in agile development teams to rapidly design, develop, test, and deploy new features.
  • You work together with other experts in Java, C++, additive manufacturing, and sometimes all of the above.
  • You proactively work together with other software engineers, product managers, and other stakeholders to identify needs and solutions, to understand their requirements, and to get the most value out of your deliverables.
  • You will work in Leuven (60% remote working possible) and collaborate on a daily basis with your American colleagues.
  • You show a proven and relevant track record in backend software development and strong in Core Java fundamentals and Object Oriented Programming concepts.
  • You have excellent listening, coaching and presentation skills in English.
  • You have experience with cloud computing technologies and with developing/deploying/maintaining solutions in the cloud.
  • You have experience designing and developing integrations and interactions with other systems and applications.
  • You thrive when you are able to work in a multi-disciplinary, international team.
  • You have experience with/working knowledge of:
    • Data models, databases (e.g. SQL).
    • Web service programming such as REST.
    • CI/CD tools and processes.
    • GIT, JIRA, …
    • Testing tools (e.g. JUnit) and methodologies (e.g. TDD)
    • Preferably Spring and Spring Boot
Organisatie- en afdelingomschrijving Our client is a Leuven based company active at the forefront of Industry 4.0 technology for the aerospace, automotive, medical and industrial sector.
Recently the company has acquired an American startup that works with the newest and coolest Java based technology. Our client wants to hire 2 experienced Java Backend engineers that will join this startup as its first employees in Belgium.
If next to a great technical challenge, you are communicative and looking to help build a team focused on the latest Java technologies, then read on.Aanbod
  • Being the first employees of this startup in Belgium, you have the opportunity to build a team active on high tech products.
  • The companies production facilities are also located in Leuven – you can actually see the output of your work!
  • The startup that was bought exists for 6 years – not much legacy or skeletons in the closet – you can actually focus on creating rather than figure out way to handle poor decisions made in the past or get stuff done without having to worry about out of date technology getting in your way J
  • A full package in an international company
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