IBM Junior IT developers in RPG for the IBM Belgium Engineering Department in BRUSSELS, Belgium

Job Description

Do you want to become a technology expert capable of building “state of the art” client solutions at a leading company?

IBM Belgium is looking for multiple junior IT profiles with a developer background.

The candidates will grow their skills through IBM trainings and will focus on designs, developments and support of critical business applications utilizing the RPG (Report Program Generator) language, including RPG IV in an OS/400 Environment on AS/400 or iSeries systems and servers.

After completing their education path, new members will join customer projects to deliver value contributing to the implementation of tailor-made IT/Business solutions.

The candidates will demonstrate team spirit and creativity to ensure the success of continuous improvements.

Your role

As development specialist you will be responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining, and supporting IT components and interfaces and have a broad understanding of various coding methodologies, testing practices, and tools and know when to apply each method to achieve the desired outcomes.

You will support the local IBM teams in charge of one or more of our customers.

You will enjoy the diverse challenges, customers, work environments and schedules that come with delivering innovative projects.

You will collaborate with IBM experts and teams around the world.

Your key missions

  • Develop optimized solutions, focusing on RPG language , according to the architectural components defined by the consulting and architecture team

  • Collaborate with the team of IBM consultants and architects

  • Continuously grow your skills to keep track with the cutting-edge technology

  • As member of an Agile team, be proactive and emulate your colleagues to reach the team goals at every sprint

Your skills

  • Bachelor in IT / Computer Science, or related experience is required

  • At least an academic experience in Java development. Affinities with RPG language. More experience is welcome, e.g. 1 year of experience or more working in IT industry developing programs using Java or RPG technology

  • Adaptable and able to pick up new technologies and design techniques. Strong motivation to grow skills in various IBM technologies

  • Good understanding of how IT solutions are working; understanding of how to translate the business requirements outlined by the solution owner into technical interfaces

  • Understanding of Data Modeling (UML, sequence diagrams, activity diagrams, …).

  • Self-motivated, detail oriented and organized.

  • Authentic team player

  • Good communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills. Ability and desire to work in a varied, fast paced environment.

  • English: fluent speaking, writing, and speaking skills

  • French/Dutch speaking skills: fluent in one of the 2 local languages and average to fluent in the other local languageCandidates with no knowledge of local languages will regretfully not be considered.

Your environment: IBM Global Business Services

With more than 55,000 professional staff in more than 160 countries globally, IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is the world’s largest consulting services organization. We provide clients with business process and industry expertise, a deep understanding of technology solutions to address specific industry issues and the ability to design, build and run those solutions in a way that delivers true business value. IBM GBS combines business insight with technology leadership.

Why IBM?

-Build your career path with us.

-Enjoy our innovative working ways on many customer projects

-Get access and be continuously trained to newest technologies and tools

-Experience a friendly team in a flexible working environment

-Be ready to be empowered and to progress in responsibilities

  • Rewarding compensation package

Apply for this job

Please apply online and attach your CV with a short motivation letter.

Please include in your CV your approximate level of knowledge in IT technologies learnt at school and by yourself.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor in IT / Computer Science

  • Academic experience in Java development, affinities with RPG language. More experience is welcome developing programs using Java / RPG technology

  • Adaptable, able to pick up new technologies and design techniques. Motivation to grow skills in IBM technologies

  • Good understanding of how IT solutions are working; understand how to translate business requirements outlined by the solution owner into technical interfaces

  • Understanding of Data Modeling (UML, sequence diagrams, activity diagrams…)

  • Self-motivated, detail oriented and organized

  • Authentic team player

  • Good communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills. Ability/desire to work in a varied, fast paced environment

  • English: fluent speaking, writing, and speaking skills

  • French/Dutch: fluent in one of the 2 local languages and average to fluent in the other local language. Candidates with no knowledge of local languages will regretfully not be considered

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

More experience is welcome developing programs using Java / RPG technology

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.