Software Developer | The Netherlands

Do you simply want to be inspired by the company you work for?

With our fantastic group of colleagues worldwide we do not just produce and deliver packaging – we create significant added value that help industrial and agricultural businesses protect valuable products and to prevent waste.

Our people are passionate in taking their responsibility for true sustainability throughout the entire industry chain. We care for the environment, and we take care of each other and of the people in the communities in which we operate.

In the summer of 2020 LC Packaging will move to a location near the A12, exit Waddinxveen (Logistiekpark A12), where a new head office will be built with the focus on sustainability and well-being.

Come and join LC Packaging family and be inspired!

For our head office in the Netherlands (Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel) we are looking for a

Software Developer

Role Profile
Our dynamic and enthusiastic Business Operations team has a great passion in supporting our company with advanced, high quality business process systems. Every day, we are committed to making sure that our worldwide colleagues can execute their daily tasks in offering our customers the best experience and service.
In the role of Software Developer, you are a part of the Business Operations team. You have 3 – 5 years’ experience in one or more of the following software languages: ABAP, C++, UI5, PHP, Java Script, Phyton, or OO. It is an advantage when you have experience in supporting systems such as SAP, Dynamics, Wordpress, Sitecore, Drupal and/or Magento. We will offer you the necessary training programs that you need to be able be responsible for the design and development of ABAP and JAVA solutions and that you are able to deliver these at a high technical and functional quality.

You are enthusiastic in adding value to our company by making sure our IT systems have an outstanding quality reputation and are known for their high system uptime.

You have a passion for high quality configurable software solutions.  You will participate in all phases of product development, including functional/technical design, building, testing, maintenance and support. Together with the team you are committed to providing business and operational support to over 200 colleagues worldwide for both the daily issues and the need for continuous process optimization and data integrity. You understand the importance of making sure your colleagues worldwide benefit of a high system uptime and you feel energized when delivering a positive user experience.

You work together with consultants and various stakeholders to translate business requirements into functional and technical designs to improve the quality and sustainability of the system.

You have excellent knowledge about and your feel energized when delivering excellent integration between systems, eg. ERP – Ecommerce integrations. You are part of project teams regarding the development of new and existing connections, and the first point of contact for customers and suppliers. You participate in knowledge transfer and sparring sessions, develop an SAP Fiori app, adobe interactive forms, and adobe smart forms within LC Packaging and prepare the company to migrate to S4HANA.

We believe a professional Software Developer with exceptionally strong analytical and service-oriented skills and who is looking for opportunities to learn new or further develop his or her skills, will excel in this role.

You will start with an in-depth on-boarding training period, where you will quickly gain knowledge of our business processes and how these are translated into our ERP system. You will get sufficient opportunity for hands ‘on exercises and develop your practical experience. Your team members will support you to grow in your role.  Depending on your knowledge regarding e.g. ABAP you will start learning this programming language or already start with developing.

As Software Developer colleague your broad activities allow you to become an expert in your field:
  • 1st level: investigate runtime errors, process mistakes, bugs within our ERP
  • 2nd level: daily support to our  business processes in  ERP
  • 3nd level: responsible for design and development of ABAP and JAVA solutions and deliver these at high technical and functional quality
  • 4nd level: daily support to the business processes regarding integration within SAP PI
  • 5rd level: support complex new functional design projects, including design, testing, and implementation

Key Responsibilities

  • Offer 1st line support to all 16 LC Packaging offices in Europe and Africa for: the SAP modules SD,WM,MM and PP
  • Be first point of contact for all users regarding programming issues
  • Driven to deliver the best user support by timely and effectively solving their support tickets and requests 
  • Give clear explanations to (new) users and conduct effective user training sessions
  • Regularly travel to the different the offices to provide local support and to gain insight in the local user experience
  • Monitor and register all related IT documentation, including manuals and training presentations.
  • Optimize integration with SAP PI by executing development project and delivering high quality support
  • Support the commercial operations  with solid integration between Dynamics CRM and SAP; support new developments project, as agreed with the Business Operations Manager and Marketing Manager.

Required skills

  • Strong communications skills
  • Drive to support (internal) customers
  • Strong programming, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Dedicated, decisive and result driven
  • Ability to learn and gain mastery in new topics
  • Committed to getting the task done
  • You are a team player, but you can also work independently


Knowledge & Experience
  • Higher Vocational Education in an IT-based subject or business administration, with some technical elements
  • Experience Developer any programming language like; C++, UI5, PHP, Java Script, Phyton, OO
  • Can write functional and technical designs
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong programming, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent in English language

We offer

LC Packaging is originally a family business and has an informal corporate culture. We expand rapidly, exploring new markets and countries and innovate and invest. Our core values ‘Committed, Reliable and Loyal’ do not only apply to our customers and production partners, but certainly also to our employees: we go for a long-term relationship. Effort is rewarded and there are plenty of opportunities to develop yourself within the organisation. According to experience, a competitive salary is offered with good benefits.

If you are interested in this vacancy please send your CV including a motivation letter to the attention of Corina ‘t Hoen, HR Manager, to

LC Packaging is a family owned producer and distributor of packaging, with offices, production locations and warehouses in 16 countries in Europe, Africa and Asia. We have more than 95 years of experience, a turnover of 170 million euros in 2017 and approximately 1,100 employees. LC Packaging specializes in on-time deliveries from stock and tailor-made sustainable packaging products to industry and agricultural business worldwide.
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