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Job opening in Leuven, Belgium

Software engineer

About us

InvestSuite is a European wealthtech company providing digital investment products to financial institutions. We help banks and wealth managers retain their clients and increase market share by addressing the rapidly-evolving digital needs of their clients. We currently offer a suite of four white-label products including: 1) a modular robo-advisory solution 2) a self-execution trading platform 3) a new-generation “humanized” investment statement and 4) portfolio optimizer, ie four different use cases of our portfolio construction framework for more institutional customers.

Software engineer

Who are we looking for

We’re looking for ambitious and talented software engineers who love to build innovative and high-quality products.

Main responsibilities

  • Deploy applications that meet our customer’s highest demands in terms of performance, availability and security.
  • Translate business needs and high-level system designs into working microservices and data integration routines.
  • Design and implement clean and scalable public and internal APIs.
  • Take full responsibility for certain identified backend support components.

Target profile & traits

  • Highly driven and committed - you deliver high-quality products within deadlines
  • Solution-minded - you avoid politics & find effective ways to get the job done
  • Direct and open - you are always willing to share and speak your mind
  • Smart and creative - you find creative ways to get things done & accomplish goals
  • Customer centric - you seek to delight customers/users with all your work
  • Quality-minded - you deliver top quality & expect the same from others
  • Naturally curious - you crave new knowledge & best practices about your field

Required skills & experience

  • 3+ years of software development experience with a focus on functional programming
  • Masters degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar field - or equivalent professional experience
  • English fluency - spoken & written
  • Ability to translate high-level requirements into a well-documented service
  • Proactivity & problem solving skills. proactive in solving risks and issues in a timely manner, or to re-prioritize on close collaboration with the product owner if required
  • Experience with agile project approaches (Scrum).
  • Knowledge & experience as a JVM programmer (Java, Kotlin, Clojure, Scala...)

Other skills & experience we would love to see

  • Knowledge & experience with reactive architecture, microservices and containerization technologies such as Docker
  • Expertise in writing unit tests and end to end platform integration tests
  • Experience with automated build, test and deploy pipelines
  • Knowledge of cloud and serverless architectures as well as infrastructure as code
  • Passion for technologies for distributed messaging such as Kafka, Akka ...

Our offer

Be part of a growing team of interdisciplinary experts in fields such as: math, software engineering, AI, data science, design and UX. Join us and enjoy:

  • An international environment: We have offices in Leuven, Warsaw and London and are present in many EU countries.
  • Attractive remuneration: We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. We provide the tools you need such as a MacBook Pro and iPhone 11.
  • Self-development: We actively encourage you to join conferences and trainings to improve your knowledge and widen your network.
  • Equal opportunity: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, sex, gender identity or expression.

Interested?

You can apply by sending your CV and motivation statement to luk.verhelst@investsuite.com. Call me anytime for more information: Luk Verhelst +32 474 044 910