RPG Developer Laboratory systems - Healthcare

Software & Analysis
Professional, Freelancer

Do you want to help shape our clinical lab application as an RPG Developer? Do you want to strengthen our team with your extensive RPG knowledge? At Cegeka you will be a crucial link between functionality and technology. As RPG developer you will join our division Connected Health in Antwerp. We take care of qualitative software for our customers within healthcare (pharma, clinical laboratories, hospitals). Of course you can also work partly remote. #LI-LL1

  • You develop, implement and refactor software in an Agile environment.
  • You convert functional analysis and the requirements of our customer into a technical analysis of the product to create a technical design for the user.
  • You break down the functional analysis into different sub-processes, ensuring practical and operational coordination with the developers and technical support engineers.
  • You use and implement existing or new architectures
  • You build a technical design in consultation with the "Lead Technical Designer" and thus ensure that the requirements in terms of cost, performance and manageability / maintainability are met
  • You describe, plan, organize and execute technical tests in order to come to a concrete test plan.
  • You actively share your knowledge and contribute to the continuous improvement of the functioning of the team/software.
  • You offer your knowledge and help during integration tests to ensure a smooth implementation.
  • You deliver great technical documentation.
  • You guarantee quality through test driven development and continuous learning.

What you need to succeed:

  • You have knowledge of AS/400 - CL, RPG IV - ILE, Free format, SQL, DB2, Rational Developer for I series (RDI), GIT, Jira is up to date.
  • You bring relevant work experience as an RPG developer.
  • You are a real "software craftsman" who sees software development as a craft. You write quality, easy to read code and do refactoring where necessary.
  • Knowledge sharing, eagerness to learn, drive and flexibility are part of your DNA.
  • With your critical eye you can think things through technically and write out proposals.
  • You are a driven "problem solver" with a great sense of responsibility.
  • You like to work independently, but only really flourish within a team in a creative, driven environment.
  • You are passionate about the latest technologies and their application in a business context.
  • Someone with experience in change management (and tools for it) is a big plus.

What are we offering:

  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where new fresh ideas and initiatives can be launched.
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and together we look at how we can help you develop further.
  • Learning and sharing knowledge are central, so we offer numerous initiatives: innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training.
  • Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • In addition to the gross salary, a premium company car with fuel card, meal vouchers, interesting group and hospitalisation insurance, fixed expense allowance and powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a good work/life balance.
  • Compose your own remuneration package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
  • You work from our office in Antwerp (Noorderlaan but from summer 2022 onwards at Berchem) but can also partly work from home.

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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