Senior Java Developer - Ypto

1070 Near Brussels Midi Station, Brussels BE

As Senior Java Developer, you'll harness Java and its associated tools to develop high-performing and robust systems. Your dedication to Agile methodologies, user experience, security, and system performance sets the benchmark for our applications, making them both efficient and secure. Your broad experience and practical knowledge in an array of Java-related technologies will be invaluable to our team’s evolution and success.

Your responsibilities:

  • Agile Development: Engage actively in Agile processes, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives, to ensure swift and iterative progress.
  • Application Development: Use your comprehensive Java know-how, including Spring Boot and Hibernate, to build, refine, and maintain our platforms aligned with business goals.
  • Performance Optimization: Regularly assess and optimize application performance, ensuring responsiveness, scalability, and reliability. Utilize performance testing tools to validate changes and improvements.
  • Leadership & Mentorship: Offer guidance to junior developers, emphasizing best practices, security concerns, and continuous skill advancement.
  • Collaborative Solutions: Partner closely with the Technical Architect and other team members, translating requirements into secure and scalable solutions.
  • Security & Web services: Prioritize application security while developing web services, ensuring data protection and compliance.
  • Continuous Learning: Stay abreast of the latest in Java and associated technologies. Advocate for and implement improvements or new tools that elevate our systems.
  • Testing & Quality Assurance: Implement testing tools to ensure the performance, reliability, and resilience of our applications.
  • Transparent Communication: Regularly brief the team on project updates, challenges, and potential solutions, fostering an open dialogue.

Your profile

  • Minimum of 8 years experience as a Java Developer with a proven track record in developing high-performance applications
  • In-depth proficiency in Java and its affiliated ecosystems, particularly: Spring Boot, Hibernate, JPA, Webservices
  • Hands-on experience with a variety of development and testing tools, notably: JUnit, Maven, Jenkins, Sonar, GIT for version control
  • Solid understanding and application of performance optimization techniques and tools
  • Foundational knowledge and practical experience in software security principles
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies with an emphasis on performance-driven development
  • Effective team player, proficient at guiding and learning from colleagues, and welcoming constructive feedback
  • Unwavering drive for excellence, innovation, and the continual refinement of digital products
  • Capacity to handle multiple tasks, withstand high-pressure situations, and adapt fluidly in a dynamic setting
  • Stellar communication acumen, capable of simplifying intricate topics into digestible information
  • Fluency in Dutch or French and in English is expected

Our offer

Within our open corporate culture, you contribute to the digital transformation of SNCB. You will have a job with social impact and ample opportunity to make your own contribution. In addition to a good work-life balance and a competitive salary, you will receive the following benefits:

  • the possibility to work remotely + flexible working hours;
  • 35 days of leave;
  • a company car + a public transport season ticket;
  • a comprehensive insurance package (affiliation without own contribution, excl. outpatient costs for family members);
    • hospitalisation and dental care for the whole family;
    • outpatient costs (= medical costs separate from hospitalisation);
    • group insurance: supplementary pension, work disability and death (cafeteria plan);
    • accidents at work (extralegal);
  • meal vouchers and eco-vouchers;
  • net allowances for remote working and carwash + internet budget.