Java Application Developer (3775, L5)
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 Developer , based in Brussels.
Nature of the tasks
- Development, deployment, integration (with other applications) and maintenance of software applications (including components) following the standards and methodologies established by the Contracting Authority and inline with the established user requirements;
- Elaboration of test programs;
- Creation of technical documentation following the standards and methodologies established by the Contracting Authority;
- Assistance with deployment and configuration of the system;
- Participation in meetings with the project teams.
The Ideal Candidate
Knowledge and skills
- Good knowledge of web application development environments;
- Good knowledge of the design and development of web and multi-tier applications;
- Knowledge about responsive, multi-device development (e.g. desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone);
- Good knowledge of modelling tools (e.g. UML);
- Good knowledge of software development methodologies (e.g. RUP, AGILE);
- Good knowledge of relational database management systems (MS SQL and/or Oracle 11g);
- Good knowledge of Application Servers (Oracle WebLogic Server and/or Apache Tomcat);
- Very good knowledge of ECLIPSE (or NetBeans) IDE;
- Very good knowledge of JAVA EE platform, JAVA Programming Frameworks (JSF, SPRING, HIBERNATE, etc.), etc.;
- Ability to cope with fast changing technologies used in application developments;
- Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings, ease of communication;
- Capability of integration in an international/multi-cultural environment.
Education and experience
- Minimum 10 years of IT professional experience
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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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