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Front-end Engineers - Belgium  

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Posted on : 02 December 2016

Project Description

Are you looking for a new challenge as a FRONT-END ENGINEER ? Then we are looking for you! We are a dynamic, innovative and world leading bio-informatics software company in  microbiology.  Our  flagship  software brand is  a cornerstone databasing  and analysis  solution  in  many  microbiology  labs  all  over the world. The advent of novel lab technologies has yet again inspired the company to  reinvent  itself,  and maintain  a  leading  position  in  the  field  of  bacterial  typing and molecular surveillance.

To expand and strengthen our development team answering to the ever-changing challenges  of  microbiology,  we  are  looking  for motivated  and creative front-end engineers. 

You are: 

 A dynamic  and  creative front-end engineer, eager  to  participate in  the design and implementation of our software products. 

 A  team  player  with  an  open-minded  attitude  and  a consensus-driven approach 

You will be: 

Helping  our  team in providing the front-end  of software  solutions that answer  a  wide  range  of microbiological questions,  and  in  that  process you will  need to  integrate  your  expertise  of good  software  design  with the profound in-house understanding of the biological needs. 

You have: 

 A Bachelor or master degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Mathematics or related fields 

 A good knowledge of Javascript (ES6), HTML5, CSS3 

 Knowledge of modern web application development 

 Knowledge of UX design concepts 

 Preferably an interest in graphical design 

 Experience with React.js is a plus 

 Experience with SVG data visualization (D3 or other libraries) is a plus

 An eager interest to solve scientifically inspired challenges 

 A willingness to expand your knowledge both on a technical level and on a biological level 

 A high degree of flexibility in programming languages 

 A fluency in English.  

 At least a basic knowledge of Dutch. 


We offer you: 

 Flexible  working hours and a beautiful working place  situated  in the  green countryside   

 An attractive remuneration scheme with a personalized content 

 Training and education  in the premiere  league of the challenging sector of Bioinformatics 

 A front  row  seat  in  a multidisciplinary and  international team  with  highly skilled scientists  

 Good connections with public transport  

 The  dynamics  of  a  small  company  with  an  openness  to  the  whole  of  the globe serving clients in 103 countries. 

 Opportunities  to  keep  your  skills  up  to  date  in  a  very  rapidly  evolving environment 

 Lots of freedom to organize your work and match it to your private life and interests.