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Java Back End Engineer (6025, L4)

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

At Serco not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world, we are innovators,committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

Serco and Proud - Make a difference every day.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Application Architect, based in Brussels.

Role Responsibility

Nature of the tasks
Non-exhaustive list of the tasks to be carried out:

  • Architecture and design of information systems
  • Review of the architecture of existing systems
  • Design and development of architecture components and building blocks
  • Analysis of the integration of different information systems
  • Data analysis and data modelling
  • Coordination of the implementation of the technical architecture
  • Technical interface between the project leaders and the developers
  • Production of software architecture documents
  • Participation in technical working groups, progress meetings and meetings with the users
  • Assistance during relevant parts of testing, analysis, technical documentation, deployment, evaluation and reporting

The Ideal Candidate

Knowledge and skills

  • In depth knowledge of Web applications design
  • Java/JEE: JDK 1.7, EJB 3.0; 2.1; 2.0, JMS, JPA, Hibernate
  • Web: XML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Angular, Angular JS, Type Script, Kendo UI, Prototype JS
  • Frameworks: Spring MVC, Apache FOP, Axon, Docx4j, jax-ws, jax-rs
  • Build tool: Maven
  • Testing: Junit
  • IDE: Eclipse
  • Application server: WebLogic 12
  • Database: Oracle 11g and SQL (PL/SQL is an asset)
  • Methodologies: RUP, Agile
  • Capability to write clear and structured technical documents.
  • Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings, very good communication skills
  • Ability to participate in multilingual meetings
  • Ability to understand, speak and write French and English (B2 level)
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work in multi-cultural environment, on a large project

Education and Experience

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant studies after the secondary school (2 years of professional experience can compensate 1 year of study)
  • Minimum 13 years of relevant experience with the technologies described above.

WARNING: all proposed candidates should be security clearable (with scope application EU) and ready to travel to the premises of the Client for a physical interview.


WORK ENVIRONMENT/CONDITIONS

  • The methodology used for development is based on Standard RUP@EC, Agile RUP@EC, PM2 (PM Square) or BPM@EC.
  • The tool used for database design is Oracle Designer.
  • The technical environment is based on Oracle 11g and Weblogic 12.
  • Eclipse is used as Java development environment.
  • RTC or JIRA is used for source control and activity tracking.
  • RFT and Selenium are used for functional testing
  • Internet Explorer 11 and Firefox are the web browsers.
  • TOAD or SQL Developer is used as development utility for Oracle.
  • All documents must be written in MS Word 2010.

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Important

Any offer of employment is contingent upon you providing documents to verify your identity and employment eligibility, as required by law.

Applicants are reminded that they will be requested to produce such documentation during the recruitment process.

Please contact a member of the recruitment team if you require further details of acceptable types of documentation required for verification of identity and work authorization. 

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You may submit a written request revoking your consent to this agreement at any time.

Package Description

Excellent Salary 

Corporate Benefits Package 

Relocation Assistance (if applicable)

Further information available from the Serco Europe Recruitment Team

About the Company

Serco is one of the world’s largest providers of public services to Governments employing over 50,000 people in over 20 countries In Belgium and Luxembourg we work closely with the European Institutions providing crucial Services with over 220 staff members.

The services we provide are often of critical importance to the communities and nations we serve, Providing public services is one of the most satisfying and rewarding careers you can have, you have an ability to make a real positive difference to people’s lives and to your community and country.

As a business which delivers “front-line” public services, employing tens of thousands of people, we are constantly developing and promoting people; our need for skilled professionals is insatiable and few companies can offer as many opportunities for individuals to grow their careers

What connects the ever growing Serco workforce is a passion for delivering great service – To keep ahead we have to constantly evolve and enhance the way we deliver our services and everyone in Serco has a role to play here.

Serco provide the right environment to encourage ideas and a comprehensive Best Practice support network that enables them to put their ideas into action.

If you share our values then join with over 50,000 colleagues globally who are equally as passionate about delivering great service as you

A career with Serco offers the chance to work with both inspirational people and innovative contracts, in a dynamic and exciting environment.

We have a mandate to execute brilliantly and our people lead and inspire based on our core values, Trust, Care, Pride and Innovation.

Take pride in what you do.

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