Cloud Backend Development Engineer - Escaux


Your responsibilities

You are part of our Product Development team and are responsible for the development of smart communication tools and the evolution Escaux cloud platform. You will report to your technical project leader on a day-to-day basis and you are responsible for:

  • End-to-end product development implementation:
    • Product definition scoping (understand requirement and estimate the complexity)
    • Software development & 3rd party software integration (language agnostic)
    • Design, engineer and develop the cloud API necessary to provide state of the art mobile and web interfaces
    • Be a reference person for Javascript developments
    • Quality assurance (Unit test, integration test, stress test and acceptance test)
    • Product documentation
  • Product Engineering
  • Training and handover of the product to the service team

Your profile

  • You want to be part of a new revolution in the business communication
  • You are an engineer in information technology with experience in delivering cloud applications (API, backend implementation, security, scalability …)
  • You have up to 5 years’ experience and are eager to learn from senior colleagues
  • You are used to work in a Linux environment and have a general interest in Open Source software
  • Knowledge of open standards like SIP, WebRTC, social media and mobile OS is a plus and you are eager to develop further your expertise in telecommunication
  • You have network knowledge
  • You are a developer who is language agnostic and you see the language as a tool, not as a goal.

The technologies currently being used are: Javascript, AngularJs, Bootstrap, edge technology such as WebRTC, PHP and HTML5/CSS, C, Perl, MySQL, Object Oriented Programming, Networking (TCP/IP), Linux OS, Ansible

  • You speak English. Fluency in French of Dutch is a plus
  • You are willing to be a player in a no-nonsense environment of a fast-growing company
  • You focus on making a product the customer loves
  • You see product development in a broader scope where software development is part of the solution
  • You are a problem solver

Your personality

  • You are a team-player
  • You are curious and constantly increasing your knowledge by self-study
  • You have a strong empathy for your colleagues and customers
  • You think that "Good" is not enough in term of user experience
  • You are eager to contribute to the creation and development of new product solutions
  • Product development being a creative process, you should be able to express yourself clearly, listen to and challenge the ideas of your colleagues
  • You are deliverable oriented. Your motivation comes when our customers use your software and are satisfied
  • You are accurate, well-organised and have a structured approach to managing projects
  • You should be capable of giving and accepting constructive feedback
  • You have a positive mind-set : positivism is a moral duty
  • Last but not least … have fun !

Escaux offers

  • An exciting environment where you will learn how to develop software and products in a lean and mean manner. Everything is temporary and fast moving these days and this also impacts the way products and software are being developed. Escaux strongly believes in disposable, lean and mean software development. Our product development is agile and we adapt the scrum methodology to our demanding business
  • The opportunity to develop your competencies and evolve into related functions
  • A competitive salary package, including a company car, mobile and laptop.
  • A fun and welcoming team