Medior Java Backend Developer - Aviation


We are currently looking for a Senior Java back end developer to join our teams working in an air traffic management environment at EUROCONTROL. You will be at the center for the European airspace management with broad opportunities to keep finetuning your Java development skills, but also to learn more about airspace traffic management business.  #LI-SA1

  • You will join the team responsible for the application managing the definition of European airspace.
  • You’ll get the chance to step into an ongoing project where you will be creating a top notch application which manages the air traffic in Europe and beyond.
  • This team is key to share the definition of the airspace and all their constant updates to many applications.
  • You will work in an international context with colleagues from all around Europe. Since this team is highly experienced and stable, this could be the perfect opportunity for you to finetune your skillset.
  • This application we work with is of a very stable nature, where we are looking for high quality and high performance
  • As you are a real "software craftsman", you write qualitative, easy to read code and refactor where necessary. You guarantee quality through test drive development and continuous learning.
  • You can imagine it will be complex and challenging, but that’s your ‘energizer’.
  • Hands-on design and software development based on the functional analysis, ensuring good integration with external applications
  • Building high quality applications that generate extra business value for our customers
  • Actively sharing your knowledge and contributing to continuous improvement is key to you.
  • You will work in English speaking environment, so you can fluently speak and write in English.  Speaking French or Dutch is an asset, not a must.

Wat breng jij mee?

  • You can show for at least 5 years of experience in Java programming
  • You are a passionate Java developer with demonstrable professional experience with analysis, design, implementation and delivery of applications in Java technology.
  • You bring along your technical skills & knowledge such as:
  • Experience with Swing, Junit, profiling tools and eventually Soap UI
  • Experience in Unix or Linux, including knowledge of a scripting language such as: Bash, Korn-shell
  • You have a fluent knowledge of the English language, spoken and written
  • Database programming skills(SQL and non-SQL like MongoDB)
  • Experience with JDBC/JPA/JTA
  • Experience with open source tools based on Java technology and Java IDE like Eclipse or IntelliJ IDEA
  • Nice to have:
  • Experience in communication protocols: http/https, TCP/IP, CORBA
  • Experience with ANT, Maven and Gradle
  • Be able to work in agile development environment.
  • knowledge of the principles of continuous integration, deployment and testing and experience with industry standard tooling such as Jenkins.
  • Experience with GWT, Sencha GXT

Wat hebben wij jou te bieden?

  • You will work in a very interesting industry, namely the aviation sector.
  • We provide an intensive training.
  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where fresh new ideas and initiatives can be started. 
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and we look together how we can help you develop further.
  • Knowledge sharing is central. We offer many initiatives for this: 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, luncheon vouchers, interesting group and hospitalization insurance, mobile phone subscription, flat-rate expenses allowance and a powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a nice work / life balance.
  • Create your own compensation package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
  • Next to being present at the customer sight in Brussels, there's the possibility for telework 2-3 days a week.

Aspire to more: onze belofte aan jou

Je krijgt bij Cegeka alle ruimte om jezelf als professional verder te ontwikkelen. Samen realiseren we wat je écht wil betekenen voor onze klanten en collega’s. We nodigen je graag uit om met ons mee te groeien. In een ongekende veelzijdigheid aan uitdagende, betekenisvolle IT-projecten. Zet je stempel op projecten bij aansprekende klanten waarbij we het verschil maken. Aspire to more.

We werken hier altijd met elkaar samen. Intensief, met veel plezier en betrokkenheid. Binnen een cultuur gedreven door familiewaarden: vol vertrouwen, mensgericht, open, loyaal en respectvol. Met veel vrijheid en verantwoordelijkheid. Kom deel uitmaken van de volgende fase van een trots, succesvol, snelgroeiend, innovatief, Europees IT-bedrijf vol ambities.


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