MEDIA SUPPORT ENGINE

Country

Belgium

Job Family

Operations

For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

Together with three other colleagues you’ll work closely with the MM operations teams and Product managers to translate business use cases to workable solutions that can be delivered to Production. In short, you and your team have the responsibility to make sure that the data is processed on time and can be delivered to the business. Also you’ll be responsible for different projects in order to update our processes or make them more efficient. Specifically, you are full of ideas and happy to try to implement them in GfK’s eco system.

For our location in Leuven, we are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive person that strengthens our team.

As Software Developer, you will have following key accountabilities:

  • You write effective and scalable code using SOLID Principles
  • You can translate business needs to a standalone or integrated application.
  • You are happy to foster a culture of excellence and continuous learning and improvement by sharing knowledge
  • You solve production hot issues under delivery pressure.
  • You can effectively document your artwork.
  • You can communicate analytical information to none-expert stakeholders and clients.

Now that we've introduced you to the position as Software Developer, what skills, qualifications and experience should you have?

  • You have at around 2 - 3 years work experience in software development and/or back-office solutions.
  • You have a strong knowledge of OO, Modeling and Design
  • In-depth knowledge of .NET C#
  • Strong knowledge of SQL/MSSQL (MySQL is an asset too)
  • Knowledge of NoSQL (best is MongoDB)
  • Some knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, XSLT
  • Create automation scripts (PowerShell and/or Bash and/or Python)
  • Fluent in English (and French or Dutch)

We offer:

  • An adventure filled with challenges in one of the world’s leading research companies in Belgium.
  • The opportunity to further develop your talents and build your career.
  • Flexibility to work from home and at the office.
  • A competitive salary package.
  • A chance to join a young and dynamic team built on passion, relevance, trust, and smart solutions.
  • We believe in a work hard, play hard mentality: we take care for our GfK family atmosphere with initiatives such as weekly fresh fruit, fresh soup during the winter, fruit salad in the summer, monthly bring-together initiatives/events.

At GfK we pride ourselves on our multi-cultural team sharing a spirit of collaboration, endeavor, and success. Training and development opportunities are available to all via our own proprietary learning tool, and we encourage our employees to grow through continuous training, development opportunities and challenges.

Apply now! Become a member of GfK Belgium’s Software team!

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 36 days ago

City: Leuven

Work Area: Operations

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00014448