IT Software Technician

Date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: Jiangyin, CN

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.


Purpose of the Job:

Bekaert Engineering develops, designs and builds Bekaerts specific process equipment and
takes care of the after-service of this equipment worldwide. This way Bekaert Engineering
supports Bekaerts global strategy of technological leadership. Bekaert Engineering thus
performs three strategic functions: innovation, providing process equipment and support.

Within the design department we are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic design
Engineer IT to work in the field of factory automation


Your Role

  • You develop and maintain the IoT server functionalities
  • You deploy and upgrade services for LGV, MES and machine connectivity
  • You are part of a global team that aligns on priorities and responsibilities.
  • You will work together in a team to realise factory automation projects, as there are AGV (Automated Guided Vehicles) applications, Robot applications, MES applications. Here you will play a role as Java developer.
  • You will be involved in projects from the early specification phase to the global


  • You will report to the Design Engineeer Industrial Information Systems


Your Profile

  • You have a bachelor/master in IT or engineering.
  • Hands on mentality and immune for stress.
  • Team player, assertive person that will to speak up when encountering problems they
    cannot handle alone.
  • You are prepared to provide second line support outside office hours.
  • Your English is fluent both in written and orally due to the international setup of the
    team. Other languages are an asset.
  • You are prepared to spend short periods abroad at regular intervals (a few times one
    or two weeks abroad every year).
  • IT Operating Systems
    o Knowledge of legacy OS, Win2000, Win98, Windows server, Ubuntu
    o Interests in IoT solutions
  • Programming skills
    o SQL: Good knowledge, understanding of triggers, indexes, roles
    management, T-SQL
    o Excellent Java programming skills
  • Industrial IT and IOT
    o OPC protocol integration / MQTT / Docker



You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.

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