Job Openings Developer

About the job Developer

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Implementing the structure and design of web pages, based on the guidelines provided in the stories
  • Ensuring user experience determines design choices
  • Developing features to enhance the user experience
  • Striking a balance between functional and aesthetic design
  • Mobile first - Ensuring web design is optimized for smartphones, again based on the provided guidelines
  • Building reusable code for future use
  • Optimizing web pages for maximum speed and scalability
  • Utilizing a variety of markup languages to write web pages
  • Maintaining brand consistency throughout the design, based on the given guidelines
  • Collaborate with the team’s technical analyst in order to define high level solutions and provide realistic estimations for each story
  • Ensure in collaboration of the scrum master of the accuracy of the scrum backlog
  • Ensure the completeness of the stories at the end of each iteration/sprint, ensure the acceptance criteria are executed and passed
  • Is available for questions and delivers instantaneous feedback to the scrum team during the Sprint
  • Participate to the IT testing (from test case definitions until their execution)
  • Provide support to e-Operations to ensure that incidents are managed/solved within the adequate timing (depending of the incident criticality)

 

Profile

  • Competences required:
    • Proved experience in one or both technologies, Java web development (J2EE) and/or frontend development, combined with a strong analytical mindset
    • This person has also to embrace concepts such as clear acceptance criteria, executable requirements, short iterations, continuous feedback and clarity of business objectives.
    • A successful candidate should strive to promote simple functional solutions and pragmatic decisions to the given requirements and provided technical analysis.

o    Make suggestions for better solutions to problems

    • Ability to work in a structured environment with flexibility for frequent changes of priorities
    • Ability to work with external companies/partners
    • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems (critical thinking).
    • Ability to translate requirements into technical solutions according to rules, standards and guidelines defined in the architecture
    • Good communication skills (spoken and written) according to the needs of different audiences
    • Team player
    • Good interpersonal skills
    • English is mandatory. Dutch and French are a plus

 

Requirements and Technologies

  • Technical skills:
  • Bachelor/University in computer science
  • Understanding of key design principles.
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Typescript, NodeJS and jQuery.
  • Experience with FE (automated) testing / profiling
  • Experience with FE build tools (Gulp / Grunt / Webpack)
  • Experience with responsive and adaptive design.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Understanding of SEO principles.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • At least 2-5 years of experience on Java (J2EE) and/or Frontend and web based development technologies.
  • Strong experience in J2EE development
  • Consolidated experience in Angular and other frontend development frameworks (ex: React Native)
  • Good experience with UML and design pattern
  • Experience and comfortable with Agile methodologies, Jira as issue and backlog management tool