Are you passionate about the endless potential of data and how this could be opened up to everyone? Than join us. We are ONTOFORCE, a Belgian company and global leader in the development of groundbreaking semantic search technologies. Our user-friendly search platform DISQOVER makes unique links between data sources, enabling everyone to be a data scientist.
We’re now looking for a talented and highly motivated back-end developer to join our back-end team.
If you have outstanding technical web development skills and are eager to take a deep-dive into Big Data integration, linked data and semantic search technology, then this job could be really you.
The requirements of our products and the expectations of our customers are of the highest level, and we expect the same from all our colleagues.
At ONTOFORCE, we adhere to an agile development environment, giving every co-worker a high degree of freedom, room for initiative and the possibility to take up responsibility.
Manage, optimize and explore big data storage systems
Develop query algorithms in distributed environments
Write high-quality, readable and maintainable code and software components
Develop and perform software testing, integration testing and validation procedures
Be prepared to travel occasionally
A Master’s degree or PhD in computer science/informatics, engineering, bio-informatics (or equivalent)
At least 5 years of relevant experience
Extensive experience with product development using Python
Experience with database systems, distributed programming
A knack for efficient and fast code
Experience with test driven development
In depth understanding of Linux or UNIX
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
A distinct plus would be knowledge of or experience with…
Contributed to a project in the Open Source Field
Experience with C and more specific Python C extensions
Other technical knowledge is an advantage
People we love to work with are…
Result and solution driven