Developer Java Senior

Software & Analysis
Professional

Cegeka is looking for Senior Java developers to create software applications within one of our agile teams. Cegeka is a leading ICT company that offers quality solutions to its clients. We always strive for customized solutions: the best fit that helps our clients achieve their objectives. At the same time, we are looking for the ideal fit for our team.  In addition to experience and ambitions, competencies and character are essential for us as well. Cegeka continuously invests in Talent Management so that employees can reach their highest potential. 

  • Developing complex and challenging business applications and working with the latest tools and technologies.
  • Hands-on design and software development based on the functional analysis and you ensure good integration with external applications.
  • Working in a driven Agile team consisting of functional analysts, developers and an Agile project leader/scrum master.
  • Building high quality applications which generate extra business value for our customers.
  • You are a real "software craftsman" who sees software development as a craft. You write qualitative, readable code and do refactoring where necessary. You guarantee quality through test-driven development and continuous learning.
  • You actively share your knowledge and contribute to the continuous improvement of the team's operation.
  • You can also use your technical knowledge in presales initiatives.

What you need to succeed:

  • A passionate Java developer with several years of professional experience in analysis, design, implementation and delivery of applications in Java technology.
  • Excellent knowledge of OO design, including design patterns, is a must.
  • Experience with application integration and excellent relational database skills are essential. Having extensive No-SQL knowledge is a plus.
  • You have in-depth knowledge of recent Java frameworks (e.g. Spring, Hibernate, etc.)
  • Front-end JavaScript frameworks, such as Angular2, Bootstrap, etc. are not unknown to you.
  • Understanding of application lifecycle management, continuous integration and the necessary tools (Jira, GitHub, Docker, Gradle, etc.) is indispensable in this role.
  • You are convinced of the benefits of Agile working or you are interested to hear about them.
  • Not only your knowledge is crucial, we find your motivation, insight and attitude at least as important.
  • You are fluent in English and Dutch.

What are we offering:

  • You will join a Top Employer! 
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  • A competitive salary completed with fringe benefits. An (electrical) company car with fuel card/charging card or mobility budget, luncheon vouchers, eco vouchers, interesting group and hospitalisation insurance, a mobile phone subscription,  flat-rate expense allowances, a powerful laptop and the opportunity to give your salary package a personal touch thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
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  • Flexible working hours and a nice work/life balance. 
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  • A top team: in which new fresh ideas and initiatives are always welcome! Team events, monthly happy hours and an always legendary company party are also part of this. 
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  • Tailormade guidance: throughout your career, you will be guided by our people managers. So you have a point of contact, a personal coach and a sparring partner. 
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  • Continuous learning: through innovation centres, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training courses, we focus on knowledge sharing and learning. 
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  • Opportunity to grow: depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths. 
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  • Hybrid working: you work 1 or 2 days a week in Leuven, the rest of the week you work from home or from a Cegeka office in your area (Hasselt, Leuven, Antwerp, Ghent). 
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  • Want to get in as a freelancer? No problem! Then we offer you a competitive daily rate and numerous benefits. 

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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