Back-End Engineer

About Romware

We’re here to make the lives of workers a lot safer and easier. Worldwide.

We’re a product startup, based in Antwerp. Everybody’s talking about Augmented IoT, we’re delivering it. We’re building an industrial wearable supported by a full-fledged application platform.

Rombit offers an all-encompassing solution for connected workers. With our Worker Wearable we’re covering 5 major functionalities to prevent accidents from happening.

Looking for an exciting challenge? Look no further, you will literally save lives!

Your responsibilities

Building a solid foundation for our product

You will be responsible for the backend of our product and responsible for the follow-up of the integrations via APIs. You are able to select the right technologies and tools to build the solution.

You are responsible for the quality of your code and are able to improve on existing code through refactoring. You are adept at test driven development and are able to write clear unit tests and integration tests.

You are able to work in an agile environment and  will review the work of your peers in order to provide them with constructive feedback.

Your skillset

A bright mind with a passion for innovative technologies

  • A problem-solving attitude
  • Java/Spring (boot)
  • Kafka
  • PostgreSQL, MySQL, MSSQL
  • Experience with AWS or Azure
  • Experience with Continuous Integration

Extra points if you master this:

  • Basic DNS, HTTP, TCP/IP
  • Knowledge of reactive programming and frameworks is worth a +!
  • Structuring API’s
  • Basic UML (ERD, sequence diagram, flowchart)
  • Agile and test-driven development
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes

You share the values of a true Rombiteer:

  • Be curious: By embracing the unknown, we allow ourselves to discover new perspectives
  • Be brave: By simply having the balls, we will fix anything
  • Be one: By being a close-knit team, we create more valuable solutions for our customers

Your package

  • Numerous advantages on top of your salary: company car, insurances, bike leasing, eco cheques…
  • A personalized training budget, frequent knowledge sharing sessions and meetups
  • Autonomy, openness, trust and flexibility
  • A spot in a self-steering team, with room for your input. The more, the better!
  • A challenging and fun scale-up environment. Think hackathons, ping pong sessions, team buildings…
  • A modern and spacious office in the heart of Antwerp. Easily accessible by public transport and car (parking space will be taken care of).

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Why join Rombit?

Personal growth

You'll learn new things every week during our Knowledge Sharing Sessions and meetups. Never not learning!

Solid team

You'll work in a solid, self-steering team, backed by colleagues who are eager to tackle the most complex challenges. Together.

Spacious office

You'll feel at ease in our bright, peaceful office. It's located in the heart of Antwerp, easily accessible by bike, car and public transport.


You'll have an impact on the dynamics within ports, the gates to the world's economy. You'll boost their safety, security and efficiency.


You'll have the freedom to express your ideas and take ownership. We value your input and insights. You're the expert, right.


You need a break? Challenge your colleagues for table tennis, table football or darts in our lounge.

Now just apply! We know you want to …