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About the Challenge

We are looking for a Backend IT java developer who will develop solutions that further automate our internal processes, manage and monitor our machines and process massive amounts of data. You will be a key player in steering our transformation to the ‘Industry 4.0’ - Smart Factory of the future. More specifically, you will define and document solutions designs based on user requirements, accurately and clearly transform solution design into working code. You’ll also provide user and support documentation, test logs and other relevant documents to facilitate releases to production. You’ll also propose and evaluate new technologies and practices across software development teams.


Your skills

You can analyze any situation, take control and drive decision-making with ease. You're agile and not afraid to identify what we're doing wrong so it can be fixed, and what we're doing right so we can capitalize on it. You have a strong ability to lead projects in order to successfully implement and launch business solutions. You have a strong ability to synthesize large amounts of data in an easy-to-understand manner.

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience in industrial software development
  • Hands-on coding experience with Java, Kotlin, Go, Python
  • Foundation in Springboot, Apache Camel, Apache Maven
  • Knowledge of microservices and event-based application architectures (using event brokers like ActiveMQ, Kafka or Google Cloud Pub/Sub)
  • Experience with automated unit, integration and functional tests
  • Understanding of service management platforms and continuous integration (Docker, Kubernetes, Git/Gitlab and CI)
  • Experience with cloud based development environments is a plus
  • Fluency in English

Our offer

Exellys isn’t your typical recruiting or consulting agency. We are truly a category of one. We coach young tech talent and prime them for the professional world. After two years of receiving coaching and upskilling from Exellys, you’ll have the opportunity to work directly for a client that suits your skill set and interest. Think of us as your personal career coach.

Here’s what you can expect from us:

  • Do meaningful work. When you join us, you’ll work on purposeful projects that push the envelope of technology.
  • Benefit from a personal career coach. Ongoing development and learning is a core part of our DNA, and it’ll be part of yours, too.
  • Career mobility. After two years, you’ll have the opportunity to directly work for a client and grow your professional mobility.
  • We take care of you. We provide competitive compensation, benefits and more.

Ready to take on a high-impact role at a growing company? Bring your ambition and strong work ethic to a trusted company.

Key figures

  • Over 1.500 employees
  • 19 different locations in 3 continents
  • Belgian plants in Ieper & Tessenderlo
  • 30-year legacy

Company insights

More about this organisation

Melexis is a global supplier of micro-electronic semiconductor solutions and stands for engineering that enables the best imaginable future - a future which is safe, clean, comfortable and healthy. Known as a world leader in automotive semiconductor sensors, Melexis expanded their product portfolio of sensors, driver ICs and wireless devices to also meet the needs of smart appliances, home automation, industrial and medical applications.

The team environment is friendly, fast-paced and offers meaningful work. You’ll enjoy having a challenging role that advances your professional skill set. You’ll have the autonomy and opportunity to take ownership of your professional passions, while enjoying a team-oriented and professional atmosphere.


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