R&D Engineer - TVH Group


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As R&D engineer you will work within a team focussed on discovering infrastructure and software technologies and evaluating their implementation within the technological landscape within TVH.

You will be operating within an Agile environment where your workplace is designed to fit the needs of the scrum-based way of working.  

By integrating software packages, programs and reusable objects from multiple platforms you improve the software development en runtime environments.

You will be working within a wide range of development toolings & programming languages, Java & OpenEdge being the main ones.

You investigate and assess the technical feasibility of functional proposals.

To rise up to the complex development challenges within the software development processes you evaluate and set-up Technical and Methodological Solutions.

The Initial development phase and/or re-engineering of application components is one of your responsibilities.

You support the current general development practices such as: Object-oriented principles (including IOC, patterns); Agile-development, Project-based development, XP practices & test driven Development.

Before new functionalities enter into production, you set up and perform a broad range of tests to assure that quality standards are met.

You offer support in the investigating and solving of incidents and problems within the R&D context and also search for improvements of the applications and processes.



You have a Bachelor’s degree in ICT or equivalent by experience.

You are eager to learn & discover new development methodologies and technologies, while trying to pragmatically apply them to the current requirements within TVH.

The challenge of transforming a traditional development context through innovation and acceleration is what gets you motivated.  

You have a solid background in software development, and you have already worked with a variety of technologies, methodologies, libraries & frameworks.

You have an in-depth & hands-on knowledge of one development language, preferably java. Coding business logic, services and dynamic web development is familiar to you.

You are at ease within an open-source ecosystem and have good knowledge of windows & unix operating systems.

You are able to work independently in a methodical and qualitative manner.

You’re a communicative person with a very good knowledge of English.


An exciting position in an international company with a family atmosphere where people are at the centre.

You are part of a dynamic team, where initiative and entrepreneurship are valued.

You arrive in an innovative, progressive and technical environment.

Numerous opportunities for personal development, among other things through permanent guidance and professional (internal/external) training courses.

A flexible work arrangement with attention for a good balance between work and private life.

An attractive salary package with extralegal benefits such as group and hospitalization insurance, luncheon vouchers, corporate restaurant ...

More information or questions?

Please contact Piet Van Haute via piet.van.haute@tvh.com 

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