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Software Engineer Java

Date:  Mar 6, 2023

Gent, BE

When you ask most employees at Agfa Healthcare why they work here, you get the answer:  

“I want to work on software that has an opportunity to make a real difference in patient’s lives!”


Well, right here in Ghent we work on software that is making a difference for patient’s lives every day and at some of the biggest hospitals in Belgium and all over the world including some in our backyard.  Your job will be part of an Agile / Scrum team that is responsible for frequent releases to this software.  It is some of the most challenging and rewarding software development since it needs to meet every increasing performance expectations of our customers to store and quickly view the images for their patients.  In addition the software must be adaptable to meet the different workflows that our customers rely on to do their business.


As a Software Engineer, you will be part of our Java development team that is working on Enterprise Imaging, the future of patient care.


Join one of our talented teams who are proactively involved in the entire development cycle!


As Software Engineer specialized in Java you:


  • Design, code and test specific parts of the application in collaboration with other software engineers and architects.
  • Align with product owners to integrate client feedback.
  • Own and optimize your piece of the codebase.
  • Innovate and align closely with other team members to share best practices and identify improvements.
  • Mentor and guide junior colleagues.


What you bring to the table:


  • You have a Bachelor's or Master's degree.
  • You have several years of hands-on development and design experience in a java project with significant size and complexity.
  • Preferably, you have experience with desktop applications.
  • You have a passion for java open source technologies and agile methodologies.
  • You are a seasoned mentor with a strong team player attitude.
  • Proficient in English.


Technical skills:


  • J2SE, J2EE, Clean Code, Design patterns, OOA/D, web services, JUnit, relational databases (Oracle) & JDBC.


Nice to have:

  • JPA, Hibernate, OSGI, JBoss, profiling, Git, Jenkins, Angular, Bootstrap, Gradle, Docker, JSON, FHIR, DICOM, HL7


Location: Agfa HealthCare, Ghent (Belgium). We can offer up to 50% working from home. 


What we can offer you 

We offer a rewarding career in a field that impacts lives, the opportunity to work with a talented, committed team of individuals, training, and career development programs, and a competitive compensation and benefits package. So are you ready to shape (y)our future?


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