Today, we have around 100 colleagues fulfilling a diverse range of IT roles across our business units and the central IT department. IT capabilities are of vital importance to our research projects. As part of a multidisciplinary project team, you will have responsibility for all IT aspects within our research projects.

Available Jobs

C++ PHYTON ENGINEER

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IT
Description: 

No description available in English since Dutch is required for this position.

DATA ENGINEER

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IT
Description: 

No description available in English since Dutch is required for this position.

IT DATA ARCHITECT

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IT
Description: 

The VITO Data Science Hub designs, develops, tests and valorises data-intensive algorithms to optimise sustainability in the fields of Energy, Materials, Chemistry, Health and Land Use. It’s a horizontal structure at corporate level. The hub focuses on:
• Strategy formation of data science activities at corporate level
• Multidisciplinary data-intensive projects
• Support and coaching of employees with regard to data management, storage and access, high-performance computing, machine learning and data analysis
• The co-development of reusable knowledge and software and increasing the TRL (technology readiness level)
Obtaining and making available the right data in the right way is an ever more important aspect of our strategic research and project work. This implies an increased need for knowledge of and experience with data architectures and functionalities associated with this. An (Open) Data Architecture offering customised solutions to researchers from the various VITO fields is also under construction, in order to leverage future-oriented data-driven research.


THE ROLE

  • You will be responsible for designing and developing data solutions with the aim of making data more easily accessible and (re)usable. See also FAIR principles.
  • You will design various systems with a range of objectives: from the safe storage of personal data, where necessary in accordance with the GDPR, to making public data sets available as open data.
  • You will draw up field-specific guidelines for the description, drawing up and sharing of data and code, in line with international standards and best practices.
  • You will supervise and support employees within the organisation with the implementation and optimisation of their data needs by means of data management plans, for example.
  • You will follow the most recent trends within the data architecture and open science communities and experiment with new technologies in order to assess their potential.
  • You will help organise training, education and coaching of the employees within the various departments.

HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING ENGINEER

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IT
Description: 

The VITO Data Science Hub designs, develops, tests and valorises data-intensive algorithms to improve sustainability in the areas of Energy, Materials, Chemistry, Health and Land Use. It’s a horizontal structure at corporate level. The Hub focuses on:
• Strategy formation of data science activities at corporate level
• Multidisciplinary data-intensive projects
• Support and coaching of employees with regard to high-performance computing, machine learning and automated data analysis
• The co-development of reusable knowledge and software and increasing the TRL (technology readiness level)


THE ROLE

  • You focus on opening up, harmonising and coordinating the use of available computing power at VITO in accordance with data-intensive research questions and AI applications in consultation with the data science infrastructure architect.
  • You will supervise and support employees within the various VITO departments with the implementation and optimisation of computationally intensive algorithms on the available computing infrastructure (GPU servers and computing clusters), both within and outside VITO.
  • You will design, develop and maintain qualitative and reusable AI software components to support data-intensive research and AI applications.
  • You will expand your knowledge and expertise and follow the trends within the deep learning, data science and distributed computing community, and experiment with new technologies to assess their potential for VITO.
  • You will work together with 5 colleagues within the Data Science Hub and will be prepared to further expand data science integration within VITO.
  • You will help organise training, education and coaching of the employees within the various VITO departments.

FRONT END WEB APP DEVELOPER

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IT
Description: 

No description available in English since Dutch is required for this position. Link to the Dutch vacancy.

ICT SECURITY & INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER

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IT
Description: 

No description available in English since Dutch is required for this position. Link to the Dutch vacancy.


TEAMLEADER ICT GEBRUIKERSONDERSTEUNING

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IT
Description: 

No description available in English since Dutch is required for this position. Link to the Dutch vacancy.

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

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IT
Description: 

No description available in English since Dutch is required for this position. Link to the Dutch vacancy.