Backend developer

The quality and ease of use of our software are driven by the quality of the work of our developers. The backend developer hides the complexity of integrating web and mobile applications. You build neat backend software components. You are part of our dedicated and passionate product development team and report to the development manager.


What we believe in

We believe that in today’s world, you should be able to use digital services in a secure and user-friendly way. At TrustBuilder, we build software that combines world-class security with maximum convenience. We do this by introducing passwordless experiences and building ecosystems of applications. These make our lives easier and replace countless login screens with single sign-on capabilities.  

We are building a team of exceptional people to help us deliver on that promise. We firmly believe in empowering people to grow themselves and push others to grow. By working together as a team, we increase the value of the company. By learning from each other, we increase the value of everyone.

Are you interested in developing a career at the leading edge of technology? Then we look forward to hearing from you. 

What does your day look like as a Backend developer?

  • You code new product features using agile development methodology and perform unit testing of your code.
  • You make sure the server-side logic is exposed with properly designed APIs to be easily used by our frontend developers or customers.
  • You implement all the necessary security and data protection controls.
  • You troubleshoot issues and optimize the application for maximum speed and scalability.
  • You build reusable code and libraries for future use.

Do we have a match?

We are looking for people that are customer-focused and driven by making a difference for our customers. This is what we expect from you:

  • A passion for IT
  • Strong communication skills (documentation, ability to express complex ideas clearly). You will guarantee a constructive and fine interaction and communication with team partners. You stimulate the mutual sharing of knowledge.
  • Good software engineering skills (coding, design patterns, testing …).
  • Ability to work independently. You work in a structured, methodical and organized way, you can make priorities and follow up accurately.
  • Result- and quality-driven. You are strong in analysis, you are responsible, pragmatic, flexible and stress resistant. You like to take initiative and you are a motivated team player.
  • You attach great importance to quality and accuracy, and you document thoroughly.
  • Fluency in English. Working knowledge of other languages is a plus.
  • Living in Belgium , to attend regular meetings in Ghent (post-corona)
  • Solid knowledge of Java (8 or later)
  • Experience with / knowledge of the following is a definite plus: SQL – agile methodology – test-driven development – web servers (Tomcat) – source control systems (GIT) – build systems (Maven) – Eclipse/IntelliJ – Linux
  • Knowledge of security or Identity & Access Management is an asset
  • A Master’s degree in IT or equivalent, and 3 to 5 years or more of relevant experience.

What you can expect from us:

  • We pay you a competitive salary.
  • We offer benefits such as meal vouchers, group insurance and hospital insurance.
  • You will work in a flexible culture where quality of work outweighs quantity.
  • TrustBuilder cultivates a culture of collaboration and shared success.
  • We encourage you to develop your career and personal growth. You will benefit from learning and development programs that help you grow.
  • We value open communication and regularly provide recognition and feedback.
  • You can work in cool offices in Ghent, Antwerp and Berchem. Your work environment comes with delicious coffee, fresh fruit and free beer at the end of your workday. What’s more, a bunch of amazing colleagues will make you feel at home immediately.

We are a small, but growing company. At TrustBuilder, you will find a unique company culture. We cherish values such as Commitment, Collaboration and Celebration. We are committed to getting results. We realize those results by working together as a team. And of course, we celebrate our successes as a team.  

Do you feel like contributing to these successes? Do you want to grab this opportunity to develop yourself and help us grow? Then don’t hesitate and send your motivation letter and CV to [email protected]. You can also use this address to ask any question about your future with us.