Vitrociset Belgium is an international company which specializes in the space industry for over 30 years.
The European Space Agency is our biggest client and we provide highly qualified employees to many sites of ESA mainly in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France, and the UK.
Your career is very important to us, therefore, we provide a permanent contract with great benefits, good salary, relocation package and genuine support to our employees.
Currently, we are looking for a highly skilled Software Engineer who will work for ESTEC, in the Netherlands.
The Software Engineer will join the Software Technology section (TEC-SWT). He will be assigned to support the projects and activities in the domain of DevOps.
The main duties encompass installation, development, operation, maintenance and support of the DevOps infrastructure used by projects including:
Collaborative Software Development Environment (CSDE) and all the related tools and applications (Eclipse, JIRA, Jenkins, Confluence, Virtualisation technologies, DOORS, etc.).
Software Verification Facilities (SVF) and related tools as Gitlab, compilers (GCC, LLVM), Debuggers, software simulation and emulation (including HW-in-the-loop).
Satellite Reference DataBase (SRDB), related tools (SQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL) and DataOps.
Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) Reference Facility and in particular related development technologies.
Web site and related applications.
In performing these duties, the post holder is expected to interface with the different project teams and ensure their training when required.
In addition, the post holder may have to support the definition and execution of activities of the Software Systems Division in his domain of expertise.
Applicants for this post should have a university degree (Master's) or equivalent qualification in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related discipline, together with extensive experience in the Software
development methods and tools.
Results orientation and relationship management are considered important.
The candidate should be familiar with modern software engineering practices and tools:
Knowledge in Software production and test processes, i.e. DevOps including requirement, engineering continuous integration, testing and associated tools is mandatory (e.g. JIRA, Jenkins, Confluence, DOORS).
The contractor will be required to administer Atlassian tools and DOORs installations.
Expert knowledge of containerization (Docker) and intermediate knowledge of virtualization (Vmware) is mandatory
Knowledge of Java and Eclipse framework is mandatory
Software practical experience, Object Oriented design methods as UML and eCore, databases (SQL), compilers, XML, XSLT, Linux, Windows and web application development as well as programming and scripting languages such as C, C++, Tcl/Tk, Python, Java are an important asset.
Knowledge of Cloud technologies and solution is interesting.
Knowledge in software development processes and standards (ECSS, aircrafts, train, automotive) is interesting.
A pro-active and can-do attitude is expected to problem-solving, plus good planning and organisational skills. Candidates should demonstrate ability to work and communicate effectively with supported project teams and within the Software Systems division.
Applicants must be eligible for security clearance by their national security administration.