Network & Security Software Engineer (PHP/JS)

Software & Analysis, Engineering & Service Desk
Young Professional, Professional

Do you have a passion for application development and networking? Then Cegeka has an unique challenge for you! We are building an internal platform to automate network actions and offer them as a REST API. Here we write code to interact with servers and network equipment in a structured way. We are also building new solutions on these APIs. #LI-YS1

  • You will work Full Stack on existing and new projects to automate business processes and network tasks.
  • You write meaningful, automated tests.
  • You do analyses based on the requirements of stakeholders.
  • You do small DevOps tasks and you participate in building our CI/CD pipelines.
  • You work in teams and actively help deliver quality solutions.
  • You provide incident support to end users on a rotating basis.

What you need to succeed:

  • You are an expert in Backend or Frontend Development. You have a good knowledge of both.
  • Experience with Git is required.
  • Experience with Symfony 4+ is required.
  • Experience with designing REST APIs is required.
  • Good knowledge of modern PHP 7.4+ is required.
  • Good knowledge of CSS, HTML, SQL and JavaScript is required.
  • Experience with ReactJS or similar framework is a plus.
  • Experience with GitLab and GitLab CI is a plus.
  • Affinity with network concepts (subnetting, VLANs, ...) is a plus.
  • You can communicate fluently in English and in Dutch in a professional atmosphere.

What are we offering:

  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where new fresh ideas and initiatives can be launched.
  • Customized coaching, where you indicate what your interests are and where we look together how we can help you develop even further.
  • Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers several horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • In addition to an attractive gross salary, a premium company car (with fuel card or charging card) or mobility budget, meal vouchers, interesting group and hospitalisation insurance, fixed expense allowance and powerful laptop, cell phone subscription, eco vouchers, CAO 90 bonus, we offer flexible working hours and a good work/life balance. You are entitled to 32 days of leave.
  • Compose your own remuneration package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
  • Cegeka has offices in Hasselt, Leuven, Antwerp and Ghent. You can also work partly on a hybrid basis.

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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