Java Developer with 5 years experience for DG MARE at European Commission

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Brussels, BE

up to 7.6k/month

On-site only

The European Commission's Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE) is looking for an Java Developer with a minimum of 5 years of experience to join their team.

About this IT position

DG MARE is responsible for the policy area of fisheries, the Law of the Sea and Maritime Affairs.
DG MARE wishes to have the assistance of an expert to provide service as Developer in the framework of the MARE projects, systems and their operations.

Skills required

Education and technical expertise:
• Good knowledge of applications design (minimum 5 years)
• Good knowledge of modelling tools
• Good knowledge of Relational DBMS
• Good knowledge of enterprise architecture
• Knowledge of Oracle, Weblogic, Wildfly, Postgres, Spring (boot).
• Knowledge of interoperability technology (e.g. web services, message oriented middleware, service oriented bus) (minimum 5 years)
• Good redaction skills
• Ability to give technical presentations
• Ability to apply high quality standards
• Ability to cope with fast changing technologies used in application architecture and design
• Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings, good communication skills
• Capability of integration in an international/multi-cultural environment

Candidates must have:
• at least 5 years of working experience with Object-Oriented Programming and design patterns
• at least a well-balanced 5 years of working experience in the development and conception of applications,and in particular in the following items:
o Web application development (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Angular)
o Java Enterprise (JEE), Spring Framework or similar
▪ JPA, Hibernate or similar, JDBC, JMS
o Application servers:
▪ Oracle Weblogic, JBoss, Wildfly or similar
▪ Oracle RDBMS, PostgreSQL or similar DB engines
▪ PL/SQL or similar procedural languages
o Webservices: SOAP, REST
o XML standards: XSD, XSLT
• Good knowledge of UML and Enterprise Architect
• Good knowledge of building a continuous build pipeline
• Knowledge of cloud development (Azure or Amazon) is a plus.
• strong communication skills, including drafting skills and the ability to teamwork
• critical thinking
• dynamic, able to understand others points of view and elaborate on them to find common grounds
• ability to cope with fast-changing technologies used in application developments
Knowledge in one of the following areas is an additional plus:
• Cloud, in particular, design of cloud-ready applications
• Apache Maven
• X.509 certificates

Salary and Conditions

Location: Brussels, BE

Salary up to: 380€/day

Worksite type: On-site only

Contract type: Freelancer or Employee

Requires EU nationality: Yes

Job type: Consulting

Other points of the offer

Belgium permanent employment contract is also one option, with salaries around 2200-2500€ net, when meeting all criteria.
Feel free to send us a message to know how much could you get precisely.

During the Covid circumstances, working from home is allowed (and sometimes mandatory). Working from home must be done from the Brussels area (except if agreed otherwise by the line manager).

You will be hired by an IT consulting company that has a direct contract with the European Commission, you won't have any contract with the European Commission.



EU Nationality


Master degree

Web Application Development

Spring Framework




English (Full professional)

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