Java Developer

  • 20545
  • Other
  • Undefined duration
  • 2 to 6 years
  • Madrid (ES)
  • BICS
  • Bachelor

Task Description:

Company Description:

BICS is recognized in the wholesale communications market as a top global voice carrier and the leading provider of mobile data services. We aim at bridging the telecom world with the new unconventional communication providers worldwide. Our innovative suite of solutions for Voice, Messaging, Data & Connectivity, Business Intelligence & Analytics, Fraud & Authentication, Roaming, MVNE and Asset Monetization bring value to our customers’ businesses by enabling them to offer state-of-the-art communication services.

Our headquarters is located in Brussels and we offer global connectivity with strong presence in Africa, Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Middle East. We have regional offices in Bern, Madrid, Dubai, New York, San Francisco and Singapore, a satellite office in Beijing and local representation in Accra, Cape Town, Miami, Montevideo, Nairobi and Toronto.

With a diverse and multicultural team of about 500 employees, we continuously strive to provide customers with the highest level of quality, reliability and interoperability, enabling them to maximize their end-user value.

Task Description:

For its Innovation Center located in Madrid, BICS is seeking a software developer engineer.

His role will be to participate in the design, development/ integration of advanced mobile data solutions and core network value added solutions.

Within the company’s strategy for new services and the evolution of the existing solutions, the successful candidate will be involved in the implementation of the new breed of voice and mobile data solutions for the latest-generation networks.

  • You will participate in the analysis, development and implementation of in-house network solutions  with respect for the objectives, budget, resources, timing and quality of the projects;

  • You will provide support on existing solutions and to the launch of new products;

  • Participates to technological investigations, studies and development work aimed to ensure the evolution of BICS own solutions;

  • You will be responsible for contributing in all technical aspects of the in-house developed projects through all the project phases, including: technical requirement specifications, software development, testing and validation, documentation, and rollout;

  • Under limited guidance of a senior engineer or team leader, you will analyze and assess the development of in-house technical solutions and their evolutions in order to fulfill technical, business, regulatory and operational requirements, considering cost, time to market and quality;

  • You will, actively participate in the support and evolution of the internal solutions, tools and platforms:

      • Contribute to maintain the software and technical documentation of the in-house developments;

      • Responsible for the implementation of new solution initiatives, and new functions and enhancements on the existing ones;

      • Assist the support organizations in complex configurations and questions and with the diagnosis of problems, including the advance analysis of debug and log records;

  • With the support organizations and the rest of the Engineering departments, responsible for the development of the products fixes that correct known issues and the implementation of new operational enhancements.

Your Profile:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications or related field;

  • Experience with Java + Java technologies such as J2SE and C/C++;

  • Familiarity with Linux environments, be able to develop Graphical User Interfaces using Java Swing and relational database SQL language;

  • Respect for projects’ delivery plans and quality;
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work alone, managing own work and setting sensible priorities according to requirements;

  • Good analytical and logical thinking capability, focus on providing practical and reliable solutions;

  • Proactively collaborates and adds value to the projects’ definition, goals and functionality by providing comments and suggestions;

  • Interest in gaining knowledge and keeping up on trends;

  • Good command of a variety of engineering tools and methods for defining project requirements, computer programming, system testing, and maintenance tasks;

  • A good level of inter-personal and communication skills;

  • Serve as a mentor to less experienced engineers;

  • Fluent in English (written and spoken) is mandatory.

We Offer:

A professional and stimulating working environment in the telecommunications sector. Various career opportunities within the Proximus Group on a national and International level, high-quality training and a rich and acknowledged expertise. We also offer you an attractive remuneration with many fringe benefits.