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Senior Back end Developer

Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: Ebene, MU, -

Company: sdworxgroup


SD Worx is a leading European provider of Payroll & HR services with global reach. SD Worx’s +4000 employees operate in countries all over Europe and in Mauritius. Our goal? We bring people solutions to life. So companies of any size can turn Human Resources into a source of value for the business and the people in it. Our people solutions span the entire employee journey, from getting people paid to attracting, rewarding, and developing talent.

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Job Description


We are looking for new colleagues to strengthen the product development teams in Mauritius and Poland.
You will work in international and cross-functional teams across Europe and actively contribute to achieving the SD goal of becoming number 1 payroll provider in Europe by 2023 !
Therefore we are looking for motivated employees who would like to contribute their skills as Engineer (m/f) with developer preference to provide future-proof products for our customers in an agile way of working.
In our department, we develop payroll software for the Belgian market. The Integrators squad is responsible for data and api interfaces to connect our  payroll application with a reporting tool, other internal modules and partner api’s with a focus on performance, scalability and traceability. Currently the Integrators squad has 1 product owner and 3 senior software engineers, and we’re looking to onboard 2 additional engineers, one junior, and one more experienced engineer.



Key Accountabilities


  • Functional and technical understanding and analysis of user stories, if necessary in close collaboration with different stakeholders so that business requirements are clearly understood.
  • Development of these user stories as software in team-oriented collaboration in an agile way of working, with focus on open communication, lots of feedback and active participation in scrum events. Because we’re working with 6 teams on the same program, you’ll also be in touch with other teams and a solution architect..
  • Design and development of software modules and business process logic.
  • Coordination of tasks within the team according requests of our stakeholders and agreed prioritization schema.
  • End-2-end responsibility for assigned software functionalities.
  • 3rd-Level-support, Troubleshooting and error correction.
  • Expectations, Experience & Knowledge
  • get to know the software you're responsible for.
  • Good understanding of relevant areas/products/user stories regarding the software you’re responsible for.
  • Good communicator (oral & written)
  • English, confident in speaking and writing
  • Successfully completed studies in the field of informatics, mathematics or similar degree, or completed training as an IT specialist in the field of application development.
  • 2 years of experience in development 
  • Having knowledge of

           -  C# (2 years (or +5y for senior position).

              Candidates having deep experience with another server-side** language (i.e. java) can apply as well if you can show eagerness to learn the Microsoft developer stack.

           -  SQL database queries

           -  Entity Framework, unit testing

           ** the focus for this vacancy will be back-end development, however a candidate should be open to learn front-end web development (javascript) skills if needed in the future.


Additional skills nice to have:

  • Message bus architectures (i.e. NServiceBus)
  • DevOps (release pipelines, continous integration, continuous delivery)
  • MS SQL
  • IBM DB2 database 
  • Domain driven design & design patterns (ORM, dependency injection)
  • Automated integration testing
  • Web Api 
  • Authentication protocols
  • Personal Competencies:
  • Eager to learn
  • Interest in new technologies and participation in international and cross-functional teams
  • Collaboration with colleagues within and outside the team.
  • Take ownership of the presented issues with the necessary passion.
  • Mature professional: someone who is autonomous, proactive and takes initiative.
  • Someone who can take a pragmatic approach in order to come up with solutions which are simple and feasible.
  • Someone who will always keep the end user in mind.
  • Someone who is result driven, and for whom making a deadline is a challenge




SD Worx offers you, besides a competitive salary and benefits package, the autonomy and flexibility to take ownership of your work.  With the possibilities of flexible working hours, homework, working from other offices,… you can organize your own work.


For us, learning and innovating are like breathing, inspiring us to always go beyond.  We offer multiple trainings, projects… where you will learn from experts or in practice. From the start you will be engaged in your team, where we share knowledge, talents and celebrate our differences.


From many places, we work as one, moving from better to best together.