Country
Belgium Belgium
Departement
R&D
Job description

Xeikon, a division of Flint Group, is a long-standing leader and innovator in digital printing technology. Grounded in the principles of quality, flexibility and sustainability, Xeikon designs, develops and delivers web-fed digital color presses for label and packaging applications, document printing, and commercial printing. These presses utilize LED-array-based electrophotography, open workflow software and application-specific toners. Globally we are represented in 21 countries, in Belgium we have a large R&D center and production site. There is a production site in Chicago, and an R&D department in Japan. Worldwide Xeikon employs 550 people and we all work together towards the future of digital printing.

 

Mission

To support our expansion we are currently looking to enforce our R&D organization (located in Lier) with a designer in software development.  You become part of the R&D department where you develop the necessary expertise in the  working of our Xeikon machines. You work closely together with other software engineers and with other disciplines (mechatronics  and process technology).

 

Detailed function description

As you acquire the experience and the necessary domain knowledge of our digital printing machines, you will gradually be responsible for the frond-end software. This responsibility consists of design, ,development of automated testing, integration testing, maintenance and troubleshooting.

  •       You work closely together with the "product owner" and you translate the functional requirements into a technical design and implementation plan.
  •       Together with the software team you are responsible for the front-end software that surrounds the machine functionality, user interface and integrations in a customer environment.
  •       You assist your colleagues of the test and support group in identifying and resolving issues that might arise with customers, or issues which arise during the testing of the software.
  •       As you acquire the expertise and knowledge of our machines, your goal is to improve and design the software architecture and to optimize the development process. 
  •       You handle the documentation of functional modules and implementations, and you create documentation in support of other departments and new products.
  •       You develop design reviews, you define complex designs and coordinate these with other team members.
  •       You follow trends in our technology and you are aware of products and patents of our competitors.
  •       You report to our team leader software and you work from our R&D center in Lier. 
Profile
  •       You hold a master in Engineering or Computer Sciences.
  •       Experience, knowledge and / or strong affinity with the following issues and technologies:  Good knowledge of OO development, Good knowledge of C#, Knowledge of Java is a plus, Microsoft Visual Studio development environment,  Microsoft Team Foundation, Agile methodology (ex. Kanban) and “Test Driven Development”
  •       You hold a flexible, pro-active and team work attitude. Capable of working in a structured manner with an eye for quality and safety.
  •       You have good communication skills (English/Dutch) and you are capable to communicate with multiple levels in the organization
  •       You are a solution and results-oriented individual with a good customer orientation. 
"We are always keen to meet talented, energetic team players who wish to share in the goal to continuously raise our performance standards in order to meet the quality, cost, delivery and service requirements of our customers."
Rebecca Geyselings - HR Business Partner
Xeikon offers
  • Xeikon drives on innovation, teamwork, people talent and an unbeatable drive to stay in the higher market segment of digital printing.
  • Interaction with different people throughout the organization on a daily basis with guarantee that no day will be the same.
  • an intensive training on Xeikon products, an open atmosphere and excellent learning development in a high tech environment for you as design engineer.
  • Being part of a strong and experienced R&D department which plays a crucial business role for Xeikon
  • Personal development and a challenging career where you are empowered to grow professionally as well as personally.
  • we offer you a modern office building based in Lier, flexible working hours and other interesting benefits.