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Software Engineer Junior


With which degree can I apply for this position?

  • Academic master
  • PhD

Which programmes can apply for this position?

  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Note that companies can often be very flexible in whom they hire for which positions, depending on choices during your education, prior experience, or personal interest. If your profile is not listed here, this does not necessarily mean that you cannot apply for this position. The best way to find out is to go and talk to the recruiters!

Who should I contact?

Cédric Vankerckhoven

About this position

Junior Software Engineer

Our Culture

Our Company was born in a small group in Brussels, SlashKernel. The values of this group, which were defined by its employees, are: Honesty, Team Spirit, Solidarity, Innovation and Technical Excellence.

Slashkernel gathers more than 70 people from 17 different nationalities, from various horizons, a variety of complementary expertise fields, a marketing and commercial gospel as well as a caring HR and support team.

Our Company

Founded in April 2019, TheSignallingCompany was created by ERTMS Solutions and Lineas. ERTMS Solutions is a railway tools maker, specialized in the design and supply of various products enabling their customers optimizing their testing, maintenance and system integration activities. Lineas is a major European freight operator.

TheSignallingCompany’s mission is to disrupt the railways by offering cutting edge and cheap signalling solutions to the railways market.

The Job Description

You are part of a team, which develops brand new products, based upon innovative architectures.

Together with a team of world-class experts, you analyze, prototype and develop critical software used to ensure the safe movement of trains across the world. As such:

  • You design, develop and test software components, both embedded or off-line
  • You actively participate to design and prototyping sessions
  • You interact with the front-line teams to keep a close understanding of our customers’ needs and answer questions that are raised during pre-sales activities.
  • You participate to a watch of software technological trends and cascade this awareness to the entire organization
  • You are based in Brussels, Belgium.


Your profile

  • You have a Master degree in Software Engineering/Computer Science
  • An interest with formal methods and model-based systems engineering is a plus.
  • You are passionate about embedded software, real-time distributed systems, vehicle automation, critical software
  • You are experienced, interested or curious about TDD, CI/CD, SCM using Git, etc.
  • You are a hacker. You were born with a keyboard in your hands, and can navigate in any code. You are comfortable going up and down the abstraction ladder. For you, working on low-level C code can be as exciting as tuning a neural network.
  • You enjoy to go “hands on” when needed. You revere competence, whatever the task considered may be.
  • You are a team player. You admit that you can be wrong when a team member has a better idea.
  • Fluency in French and English is required.


Our Offer

We offer you the perfect place to bring your passion for complex technological challenges into play and learn new skills in a family-minded, cutting-edge and very dynamic atmosphere.

You will be given the opportunity to work on challenging assignments and develop your potentials through very innovative projects. Moreover, your evolution will be followed and you will be encouraged to attend training courses and conferences to broaden your knowledge and realize yourself.

You can also count on an open culture based on mutual trust and a respectful work/life balance - including flexible working hours and a teleworking policy - as well as a fair salary package and fringe benefits.