Software Engineering expert

Sirris is looking for a new team member to join its software team in Brussels!
Become part of a unique team of professionals with the aim of making the Belgian technologyical industry fully familiar with the innovative potential of software in various products and services.

Do you like to anticipate the latest trends in software engineering, and in particular, the security challenges? Are you eager to share your knowledge with companies? Do you want to provide first steps towards narrowing the gap between security and software engineering…  if yes this opportunity might be something for you!

If (parts of) the profile description below sounds familiar, do not hesitate to contact us.


You help software companies to innovate:

  • You advise software companies to make them more resilient to security-related threats.
  • You initiate new innovations at companies. You contribute to the design and execution of projects.
  • You keep up to date with the state of the art in security-driven software engineering and use this knowledge to develop new innovative services for the industry.
  • You build and maintain a network with renowned university research centres active in security, software engineering, cloud computing, IoT and with leading Belgian software companies.
  • You contribute to the development and prototyping of proofs of concept.
  • You disseminate achievements through events and social media.


  • You hold a Master's in Computer Science/Software Engineering (or a related engineering discipline).
  • You have a passion for software engineering and cybersecurity.
  • You have good coaching skills and like to interact with companies.
  • You can demonstrate actual experience in the following domains:
      • Strong Extensive experience in software engineering 
      • Hands-on experience in programming
      • Good insights in Security techniques and challenges 
  • Experience in research/innovation in an academic or industrial context is a plus.
  • You are able to work independently, but also a real team player.
  • You are a fast learner that who keeps on learning, improving, innovating in a continuously changing and fast-growing environment.
  • You have an excellent command of the English language, and able to clearly formulate arguments and reasoning. Knowledge of Dutch or French is an advantage.
  • You enjoy presenting (preliminary) results in a tangible way and can demonstrate engaging teaching skills.
  • You like to work in a dynamic, collaborative and international environment.


As a Sirris expert, you will be actively involved in prestigious projects within Belgian companies. You will build knowledge and experience of the most advanced technologies. Every day, you will experience the satisfaction that comes from knowing you are doing pioneering work. In short, you will be innovating, in the purest sense of the word.
Flexible working, personal development and a collaborative environment are key concerns at Sirris. We offer an attractive salary package, in line with your job and your experience.


Interested in taking up the challenge? If so, do not hesitate to send your CV and a covering letter to