Java Developer

Your main responsibilities will be

A Java Developer at Sofico designs and implements new developments in our ERP software application; these can be changes to the software core or interfaces/integrations with external systems.

Where defects are raised, either internally or by a customer, the developer will analyse the fault and propose and implement solutions.

The developer works both on new implementations of the application as well as in support of existing live customers. For defects the developer will typically work from a reproduction case; for a new development they will typically work from a specification document. The developer is also responsible for the unit testing of his/her work. A developer will also review the work of other developers as well as mentoring/coaching new hires.

In this senior role, the developer will also be responsible for the growth of the UK development team.

Developers will also have the opportunity to work on our next generation software using the latest technology.

As a Java Developer within Sofico you will be part of a dynamic team which has end to end responsibility to achieve its goals servicing our customers.

The diverse task set of our teams will allow you to grow many of your competences being more technical, commercial, innovative, supporting or anything in between. 


Several opportunities await your enthusiasm and drive, during each of them you will be guided by field experts and motivated colleagues to ensure great results for you and our customers. There are always compelling and exciting projects to work on at Sofico varying over a wide range of domains and expertise areas:

  • developing new modules or enhancing existing components of our established ERP solution Miles.
  • working on our next generation service offering leveraging container technology.
  • building data architectures including adaptive visualization components.
  • building cutting edge consumer facing web sites based on our application platform.

Depending on your preference there are opportunities to hone your skills in (but not limited to) following domains:

·         Java EE7, Java8

·         RDBMS (Oracle, SQLServer, MySql)

·         OSGi, Jax-RS

·         GWT, SmartGWT

·         Angular 2, PrimeNG, JSF, PrimeFaces

·         Kafka, StreamSets

·         Docker, CloudFoundry, OpenShift

Your interests and skills

Qualifications required:

  • You have a Bachelor or Masters degree in IT or equivalent.
  • You are passionate about innovative software solutions for businesses and consumers.
  • You are an experienced Java software engineer with at least 5 years of experience and have a passion for building state of the art solutions in a Java Enterprise.
  • You are fluent in English; knowledge of other languages is a plus.

We offer

  • A challenging job in a growing, international, high-tech company located in Malvern. 
  • Lots of opportunities to extend your expertise or broaden your scope.
  • An attractive salary package in line with your knowledge and experience, including a company car.
  • An exciting career with excellent growth opportunities and the possibility to develop your full potential, through training and coaching.

Business Travels outside the UK can occur occasionally.

Continuous product innovation helps you to stay competitive in an evolving market.

Local offices and local partnerships to serve our customers in over 20 countries.

30 years of Sofico expertise: both broad and deep understanding of business and technical topics.

50+ succesful implementations through an optimised project approach.


Technologiepark 84
B-9052 Zwijnaarde
+32 9 210 80 40