C# Xamarin Developer - Engineering Department

Job Description

For the Engineering Department at IBM Services in Brussels, we are looking for an experienced C# Xamarin developer. We love to welcome you to our growing team exposing you to lots of opportunities. I hope you are as excited as we are!

What you will do
As a Frontend developer you work on-site at a customer in Belgium within an Agile team. Together with your amazing teammates you come up with innovative solutions for complex challenges. Therefore, you can count on the support of a network of top specialists. You work with UX designers, sector specialists and other developers on the development of both mobile and web-based applications.

You implement solutions that are future-proof and you provide creative input within your team. You use User Experience and Design Thinking methods to get a good understanding of the user and business requirements. You make the technical design while taking the enterprise and application architecture into account. You set priorities together with a more experienced colleague in order to deliver assignments and deliverables on time.

Our working environment: dynamic, varied and fast-paced, and one in which continuous learning is a minimum requirement. Guided by your career coach, your role and career will evolve based on your own interests, your experience and the market needs. That's because we believe that a job in IT is not static: IBM'ers are innovators and curious specialists; people who continue to grow in order to stay among the very best in their field.

Our new colleague
You are driven, pragmatic, goal-oriented and stress-resistant (early) professional. Analyzing and problem-solving belong to your basic skills. You work in a customer-centric way and you have strong communication skills so you can easily collaborate with your teammates, architects, analysts and other partners. Think of presenting the product you created during a meeting at the clients office, for example. You are an authentic standout colleague who makes a real difference within his or her team.

What is in it for you
First of all, we guarantee a challenging job with a lot of variety and a personalised career path. Second of all, we are very keen on adding you to the E.D.-family of hardworking and driven vogues.

You have access to a high-tech environment with lots of learning opportunities and to the very latest technologies such as Chatbots, Cognitive, Automation, DevOps, AppOps, Blockchain, and more. And that makes us proud! We welcome you into our talent network of technical leaders and innovators from all over the world!

This all, includes a permanent contract and a competitive salary package with additional benefits such as a company car, laptop, smartphone, insurance package, lunch vouchers, ... and 33 days of vacation.

Working at IBM
As an IBMer, you can change the world. We are more than happy to let you join the premier league with diverse thinkers and doers who want to make a difference based on their own expertise. At IBM, every day we deal with top specialists in the field of business and technology.

Diversity, authenticity and creativity are embraced and highly valued. The IBM culture is open, flexible and there is a healthy competitiveness. IBM has been around for more than 100 years and building on this solid foundation, it remains at the top of the most innovative technology companies.

IBM invests a lot in Research and Development and for the 26th year in a row, IBM has more than 9,900 patents in the US. Patent list. Who does this after us?

How to apply?
Are you interested in joining our team? Send your CV (and optionally, a motivation letter) no later than eight weeks after the posting date. We review all responses within two weeks, and we start screening once we receive your application. The screening process consists of multiple steps in which we analyse the match with our new-found Engineering Department in Belgium.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Passionate about working as a C# Xamarin developer;
  • 2-3 years of experience, and someone who further wants to build his or her career in IBM.;
  • Excellent C# developer skills, we also expect you to have a good understanding of mobile development;
  • You have experience with Agile methodologies (Kanban, Lean, Scrum);
  • You know how to convert ideas and business requirements into high-quality code starting from a UI toolkit or a simple wireframe;
  • You have experience in programming and the use of RESTful APIs;
  • As Frontend developer, you are interested in Backend technologies and have the ambition to become a full-stack developer;
  • You create software from a product-first approach, in which you place the user experience and the intended functionality centrally;
  • You are strong in de-bugging problems;
  • You can work independently within a team at different locations;
  • Empathy, the courage to challenge existing issues and a good sense of humor are essential.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Experience with continuous integration and test-driven development is a plus;
  • Experience with banking and knowledge of banking products is a nice extra.

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.

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