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Kortrijk, BE

Job ID:  147

Software Development Engineer

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). With a team of over 3,600 employees, located all around the globe, we realized sales of 1,082.6 million euro in 2019. 

Our Enterprise division is at the forefront of innovation in the context of Barco’s digital transformation. Specifically, the Connected Media group develops a state-of-the-art, professional cloud software platform to securely process and distribute real-time, high-end media from a large number of sources towards a multitude of visualization points. Real-life applications where this platform is being used are e.g. digital operating rooms in large hospitals, interactive classrooms in business schools and universities, large control rooms and crisis centers …  
We are a growing, international team of about 150 people located in Kortrijk (Belgium), Noida (India), Sunnyvale (CA, USA) and Karlsruhe (Germany).
To strengthen our Kortrijk R&D team we are looking for a SW Development Engineer.

As our SW Development Engineer you will

  • Be part of a team, responsible for developing, monitoring and improving the quality of the software 
  • Analyze the product requirements and translate them into specifications and architectural designs; 
  • Support the software development life cycle and Agile development methodologies, specifically Scrum with Continuous Integration; 
  • Develop back-end logic and modern user interfaces; 
  • Be responsible for one or more software components; 
  • Keep track of bugs and fix open issues; 
  • Provide proficient documentation for the developed software modules; 
  • Support the creation of realistic plans for the development efforts by estimating the necessary amount of work and time.


Your profile



  • Hold a bachelor or master’s degree in Informatics or Engineering (SW) 
  • Proven experience with OO analysis 
  • Proven experience in at least two of the following domains/tools: 
    • OpenGL/GStreamer 
    • Python 
    • Bash scripting 
    • Linux (Debian)
  • Are communicative and assertive when required; 
  • Are fully conversational in English. 
  • Like to take initiative, work in close collaboration with fellow developers and share your ideas and knowledge; 



Once on board you will



  • Be part of an international development team of approximately 100 R&D colleagues based in Belgium, Italy and India; 
  • Work in an agile (scrum) mode in the core of a global tech top employer; 
  • Appreciate the comfort of our new headquarters; 
  • Enjoy continuous training opportunities at our very own Barco University; 
  • Take home a competitive salary package with attractive benefits.