careers: Software Developer

Are you passionate about technology?

Working as a Software Developer at XRE might be a fantastic oppertunity for you!

At TESCAN XRE, we are driven by enabling new research and scientific discovery through applications of 3D and 4D X-ray imaging. Our innovations in micro-CT technologies and, especially, dynamic imaging have stimulated interest globally and have been adopted in diverse fields including materials science, geosciences and life sciences.

Originally founded as a spin-off company (XRE) from Ghent University, we maintain deep roots in the scientific research community and believe that maintaining a strong customer-oriented and collaborative spirit is the key to success for our customers, partners and ourselves.

Since becoming part of TESCAN, a global leading supplier of electron, ion and light microscopes based in the Czech Republic, we are poised to realize the potential of our micro-CT technology. Our team enjoys the dynamism and creativity of a start-up work environment, with the support and backing of a larger organization committed to making micro-CT a core part of a complete microstructure characterization portfolio, well into the future.

A job as Software developer?

The XRE software team is looking to expand! Our software solutions form an essential differentiating part of our innovative micro-CT technology platform. The XRE software team is responsible for developing and sustaining the data acquisition and data processing tools which are delivered with our innovative X-ray imaging systems. In doing so, this team is a crucial driver of the core innovations that XRE bring to market. Your main role within the team will be to further develop and improve data processing tools, mainly by integrating functionality from third parties or developed by the algorithm experts within the team. You will contribute both to the front end and the back end parts of the data processing tools, with an emphasis on building complete workflows. Additionally, you may participate in the other development activities of the team, including those on data acquisition. Thanks to the rapid evolution within this highly innovative market, you will have the opportunity to work with a versatile set of new tools and technologies and be exposed to a variety of world-class research fields using our 3D and 4D imaging technology. You will experience a work environment that values intense collaboration and interaction between the application, hardware and support teams. You understand the importance of complete workflow solutions which can be used by our customers to obtain clear and concrete results. You are passionate about software and technology, but even more about building products which enable new research and scientific discovery by our customers.

Required skills

  • Masters degree
  • Experience with C# .NET and JavaScript development
  • At least 3 years of experience in a commercial software development environment
  • Experience working in an environment with short development cycles
  • Experience with source control systems and good coding practices

Preferred skills

  • Experience with C++, TypeScript, React, Python, LabVIEW development
  • Experience with cloud computing, image processing, 3D visualization and/or data acquisition

We are looking for a person passionate about technology, who

  • Learns new tools and technologies quickly
  • Is highly productive in obtaining concrete results & making professional products, while respecting need for code quality
  • Is hands-on and strong in problem-solving
  • Has an interest in end-user applications & is confident about his/her own strengths & development results
  • Has a good commercial sense and can understand the needs of our customers
  • Is team-oriented but can also work independently

What can XRE offer you?

A fascinating software development function with the possibility to bring your own technological passion to life, within a stable and growing organization. You are part of a young and dynamic team of people who like to use their talents and learn from each other. You get the freedom to put your own mark on the work you do at XRE.

Contribute to the success of XRE?

Respond now to jobs@xre.be and send your application with resume and motivation (letter, video, be creative :) ).