IT Developer

Job Description IT Developer

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What is the job description of an IT Developer?

As an IT Developer, you need strong coding skills to build and maintain software, websites or applications in support of individuals or companies. Tasks can include development and maintenance of new and existing software and applications, as well as troubleshooting and technical support.

What skills does an IT Developer need?

IT Developers need a wide array of technical and soft skills to cater to all aspects of the job.

Technical skills

  • Expert programming skills in one or more of the following languages: Java, JavaScript, Swift, Python, C, SQL
  • Working knowledge of CSS, HTML, jQuery, JavaScript and Bootstrap
  • Working knowledge of end-to-end application development (web based, cloud based, mobile, desktop, IoT)

Soft skills

  • Ability to work autonomously as well as to collaborate in team
  • Analytic mind trained in detailed and structured work
  • People skills necessary to assist/support non-technical profiles whenever necessary
  • Fluent English language skills, as well as native level skills in Dutch and/or French

Degrees & Certificates

  • BA/MA degree in Computer Science, Web development or Engineering 
  • BA/MA in unrelated fields with proven experience as an Developer
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer

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