Senior End to End Designer

The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France.

For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a Senior End to End Designer.


Application Services


Analyst Progammer
Consultant (Specialist)
Developer / Programmer






Brussels - Belgium

We offer

  • A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Your profile

You have:

  • Min 10 years experience as application designer including cross-platforms design and integration with multiple applications
  • Knowledge in Mainframe (zOS, MQ series, DB2, CICS,...) and/or distributed (Windows , Linux , SQL Server , Oracle , SSIS/queries , scripting languages , ......) development technologies and environments  
  • Experience in configuring & integrating vendor software packages in the infrastructure is a key asset 
  • Experience with delivering complex designs, interfacing with other platforms and vendor software packages 
  • Very good analytical skills 
  • An ability to coach & steer people  
  • Spoken and written English is a must 

You are:

  • Eager to learn and interested in new technologies
  • Able to learn quickly how an application works 
  • A person who is pro-active and takes drive and ownership on his/her assignment
  • Meticulous in your work 
  • Service oriented and solution driven 
  • Able to write and complete documents in a clear/structured way

You know how to: 

  • Coordinate & communicate efficiently with a multitude of collaborators & stakeholders 
  • Work on several tasks in parallel while sticking to deadlines set 
  • Work independently as well as in team, you are willing to share knowledge with your colleagues 


  • Knowledge on new technologies such as DLT, Cloud, API

Your role

  • Undertake complex systems designs usually cross-platforms and integration with multiple applications and may contribute to the supervision and/or validation of the development process, using allocated colleagues as necessary for detailed analysis and coding activities.
  • Design applications in line with the required business and operational requirements, while being compatible with the enterprise wide architectural and design guidelines.
  • Ensure the correct translation of the business requirements and operational constraints into a structured and efficient set of functional and data models.
  • Lead the process of detailed design. .Formulates and defines system scope and objectives for assigned projects. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.
  • May be responsible for the quality review of the functional and technical design delivered by less experienced designers
  • Is responsible for the quality review of the program specifications, and documentation performed by the people assigned to the development of own design.
  • May produce program specifications for complex or critical applications and be in charge of the quality review of the coding, testing and debugging of these programs.
  • May make a significant contribution to the improvement of standards for the application design function
  • Contribute to application testing activities
  • Guide and support people who are in charge of fixing problems and making enhancements to application softwares running in production
  • Have full knowledge of all phases of applications design, as well as a good understanding of the application development and testing phases. Have a strong understanding of the business or function for which application is designed.
  • May correspond to the mission of Application Owner (AO) when having an expert knowledge of the design of a specific complex and/or critical application.
  • May lead (from a technical perspective) and coach a small team of IT professionals.
  • Contributes to the delivery of new products in various business areas/domains