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Functional Analyst

Young graduate in ICT or Industrial Engineering Sciences looking for a unique challenge in a high-tech company? Passionate about defining software solutions for business problems? Become a Functional Analyst within ICT.


Nederlands - English


ICT & Data

What you will do

You will be part of the “Lead to Project Team” within our ICT organization. Within each functional domain, imec is currently doing a technology and process transformation spanning over multiple years. The different teams are responsible for the configuration, maintenance, and support of respective software solutions.

This means that you will:

  • Translate requirements from one or multiple business units into designs and functional solutions which will be integrated in the overall ICT roadmap / programs. You will investigate existing solutions and business processes and make proposals for improvements.
  • Further, you will play an important role in the test cycles, the validation of the development work by external parties, and the internal and external coordination and communication.
  • Most of the support and maintenance of our software applications is performed by external partners. You will follow up on their performance, look for improvements in the process and prepare status updates.
  • You will work in, and get support from, an experienced team, building knowledge over the different functional areas, but with a focus on our commercial project business.
  • For this long-term position, you will be given ample time to build-up knowledge about the semi-conductor and research eco-system in general and the existing and future system landscape covered by the Lead to Project team.
  • As part of your training, to better understand the underlying mechanisms, you will be involved in the development related to a specific domain.

What we do for you

We offer you the opportunity to join one of the world’s premier research centers in nanotechnology at its headquarters in Leuven, Belgium. With your talent, passion and expertise, you’ll become part of a team that makes the impossible possible. Together, we shape the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow.

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and proud of our open, multicultural, and informal working environment with ample possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. We commit to supporting and guiding you in this process; not only with words but also with tangible actions. Through imec.academy, 'our corporate university', we actively invest in your development to further your technical and personal growth.

We are aware that your valuable contribution makes imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of a market appropriate salary with many fringe benefits.

Who you are

  • You obtained a bachelor’s degree in ICT or a master’s degree in industrial engineering sciences.
  • You already have a first experience in working with SAAS solutions and Microsoft technology (Dynamics365).
  • You are acquainted with software development/configuration and eager to learn more.
  • You have experience in process designs and process thinking.
  • You feel comfortable in a complex and demanding environment.
  • You have no problem to follow the ICT governance processes and templates.
  • You are a good communicator who enjoys collaborating with internal ICT and business colleagues as well as with external development resources.
  • You are fluent in both Dutch and English.

How can we help?

The Leuven MindGate team is at your disposal for any questions about the Leuven Innovation Region. Do you want to invest, work or study in the region? We can help you find your way.

We also facilitate collaboration and innovation between companies, knowledge institutes and government within the Leuven Innovation Region, and we are happy to guide any of these stakeholders towards innovation.