Danaher Corporation Software Engineer Flexo SW in Gent, Belgium
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Esko is the worldwide market leader with software for packaging buyers, designers and manufacturers and hardware products for the packaging and label industries. With headquarters in Ghent - Belgium, Esko employs around 1,800 associates worldwide.
Esko R&D is a team of more than 200 enthusiastic software designers, developers and quality engineers, who work together to create the Esko software for packaging. We excel in our understanding of packaging production, flexographic printing, 2D graphics, 3D CAD, workflow management and process automation.
We attract people with diverse skills, backgrounds, education and expectations. We believe with conviction that diversity helps us uncover more powerful customer insights and ultimately creates a competitive advantage in the markets we serve. We empower creativity and unconventional thinking to help us uncover breakthrough solutions and accelerate the pace of innovation. And we would love to have you on this journey with us! Apply today.
This Software Engineer job is a unique opportunity to…
… be a leading member of the Flexo Software R&D team that is responsible for Esko’s Flexo printing eco-system, which includes Esko’s RIP (Raster Image Processor), high-end calibration technology and integration workflows with Esko’s plate making devices. You will participate in the product specification, the architectural design and the development of algorithms & code for the various products in the team’s portfolio. Additionally, you will also accompany the team in our journey to bring our software modules to the cloud in the coming years. In this job, you will work closely together with product management, technical experts, quality engineers and the documentation, support and UX (User Experience) teams within Esko. You will report to the Software Engineering Manager of the Flexo Software R&D team.
As a Software Engineer at Esko you will…
Contribute to the product specification and design discussions conducted within the team.
Develop new algorithms, new software and assist with the maintenance of existing code, both on the backend and front-end side and participate in code reviews.
Interact intensively with our quality engineers who are testing the new functionality and setting up regression tests for sustainability and assist our quality engineers with the analysis of complex problems reported by our customers.
Provide the necessary input to our technical writers for the user documentation of new features and modules.
Build up you own area of expertise and use this to guide your colleagues as well as stay up to date on software technology, tools, related Esko product and products of the competition.
We are looking for a professional who is:
Motivated, driven and not afraid to take ownership.
A Critical Thinker with strong analytical skills.
A Team Player with good communication skills.
Able to persistently work towards a set goal, to efficiently plan and manage his/her own time.
Quality-minded with an eye to detail.
Your Education and/or Background Experience will include:
A master’s degree in engineering, mathematics, physics, or computer science
Knowledge of the following programming languages: Java and C++, QT is considered a plus.
Relevant languages: English
A fundamental interest in physics and chemistry is considered as very valuable as the data produced by the software of the Flexo Software R&D team is used to create the physical printing plates so there is a close link with Esko’s plate making devices and the printing plate production process.
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