Technical Consultant / Developer



Job Description


Are you ready for what’s next, now? Aptean is a fast growing, dynamic global provider of mission-critical, industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’ s purpose-built ERP and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. Aptean’ s compliance solutions are built for companies serving specific markets such as finance, healthcare, biotech, and pharmaceuticals, over 4,500 highly specialized organizations in more than 20 industries and 54 countries rely on Aptean to streamline their everyday operations.


Aptean offers competitive pay and robust benefit plans along with the opportunity to grow your career in a fast-paced, flexible, and casual environment, an outstanding opportunity for career development and growth.

About Objective? 


With the Objective Product Suite you get 1 perfectly integrated software solution, with which you efficiently control and monitor your production process, warehouse and employees in real-time. 


Our gate-to-gate software solutions are a reliable link in the production and logistics supply chain of production companies. From the intake of raw materials to storing and delivering finished products. We help organize the often complex production and logistics processes. 


The Objective Product Suite consists of 2 systems: 

    The Manufacturing Execution System (MES) gets the most out of your production. You work based on a detailed schedule, you control operators and machines, and you analyse performance and quality. 
    The Warehouse Management System (WMS) optimizes your logistics processes. You make optimal use of your space, you are 100% sure of your stock at all times and you deliver orders correctly and on time. 


About the role 


Implementing new software is a major undertaking for our customers. From your technical expertise of the Objective product, you support our customers to the maximum, to make the implementation run smoothly and successfully. 


As a Technical Consultant / Developer, programming in Java SE is central to your job. You do this in the context of software implementation projects for our customers. You program, test and maintain software information systems based on the ‘Aptean / Objective’ platform, via an Agile software development methodology.  


  • You collaborate with stakeholders and our functional consultants to gather requirements, analyze user needs, and translate them into technical specifications and software designs. 
  • You translate the technical specifications into code, document the code, and test its proper functioning.
  • You integrate our software with ERP, hardware, or other third-party systems.
  • You assist our functional consultants with the installation and commissioning of the software at clients.
  • You investigate problems reported by customers and take care of solving the issues of the software. 


Requirements for the role 


  • You have a Bachelor/Master level diploma in Computer Science, Automation or ICT (or equivalent through experience).
  • Java SE working experience.
  • Hands-on experience integrating software applications with external devices or systems using REST API, MQTT, RabbitMQ, or similar technologies. 
  • Proficiency in using version control systems (e.g., Git) and software development tools (e.g., IntelliJ, Azure DevOps). 
  • You work meticulously and with a focus on results: until you get it right. 
  • You are eager to learn, and a team player. 
  • You communicate fluently (Dutch and English).
  • You stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends, technologies and architectures. 
  • Experience in production and logistics environments is a plus. 
  • Experience off Node-RED is a plus. 
  • Experience in leveraging CI and CD tools to automate testing and deployment is a plus (e.g. JUnit, Jenkins).  
  • Experience with containerized applications and deployments on Linux-based systems is a plus (e.g. Docker). 


Our Offer 

  • Challenging projects at local and international companies. 
  • A growing IT company with an open and pleasant corporate culture, where you see direct results in your efforts. 
  • A varied range of tasks. 
  • Various development and growth opportunities. 
  • You will work hybrid from our office in Eersel and from home.


If you share our mindset, you can share in our success. To find out more about joining Aptean, get in touch today.

Learn from our differences. Celebrate our diversity. Grow and succeed together.


Aptean pledges to promote a company culture where diversity, equity and inclusion are central. We are committed to applying this principle as we interact with our customers, build our teams, cultivate our leaders and shape a company in which any employee can succeed, regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, sexuality and gender identity, religion, disability or age. Celebrating our diverse experiences, opinions and beliefs allows us to embrace what makes us unique and to use this as an asset in bringing innovative solutions to our customer base.


“At Aptean, our global and diverse employee base is our greatest asset. It is through embracing and understanding our differences that we are able to harness our individual power to maximize the success of our customers, our employees and our company.” – TVN Reddy

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