I-Series (IBM System-I, AS/400) software engineer - USG Professionals


Het bedrijf

International transportation company in Diegem is looking for a consultant I-Series (AS/400) software engineer for its I-Series Software
Solutions department.

• standard 40 hours / week, Monday to Friday.
• working hours: flexible. The Belgian bank-holiday scheme applies.
• invoicing is related to the worked hours, based on activity logging. This results in a system produced time-sheet, to be attached to the invoice.
• contract duration: till 31/12/2019, with possibility of extension.


In an international environment, the software engineer will be integrated in the current development & support team, some 25 people strong.

The team develops and maintains in-house solutions for international transportation and customs declaration business requirements.
The software engineer will assume an application development & maintenance role reporting to a Software Solutions team leader.

Main task will be to investigate issues within the I-Series applications and/or be part of project teams developing new solutions.

Mijn profiel

Technical skills:

• at least 5 years experience in software analysis & development on I-Series
• programming languages: thorough knowledge of SQL and RPG ILE (free) including
embedded SQL
• knowledge of IBM Rational Developer and IBM Data Studio
• knowledge of XML
• knowledge of communication methods on I-Series : MQ series, FTP, DDM, IFS
• familiar with PC windows MS office
• knowledge representing an asset:
o RPG/400 or older


  • Working in an international environment with challenging and inspiring clients
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development