IT Specialist Engineering

IT | Schiphol Rijk | Regulier

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The function of IT specialist engineering is situated within Distributed Services (DS) in the System Engineering department, specifically the sub-department Airport Specific (AS). DS is part of the Group Organization of Air France KLM (AFKL).

DS is responsible for delivering agreed ICT services to the business where the goal is to realize the optimal and efficient operation of the ICT infrastructure. The availability and performance must meet the set requirements and the operation must also be realized cost-efficiently.     


Within AFKL IT, Distributed Services department, the Airport Specific team is in charge of the following activities:

  • Software middleware development and maintenance typically for the worldwide CUTE environment and internally for the AFKL Group (AFKL)
  • NGK Kiosks (AFKL)
  • Printing and scanning solutions, among others biometrics, RFID (AFKL)
  • Multi-Functional Printers   (AFKL)
  • Information Displays (Clever Displays, Microsoft Surface hub)
  • Office Automation (AF) 
  • Emulators (AF)
  • Time registration devices (KL) 

The activity of the department Airport Specific is transversal, working with all Business and IT departments within AFKL and is largely internationally oriented.

Wat ga je doen?

The Airport Specific team is an Air France KLM mixed team and is looking for an IT specialist engineering who is competent to both develop and deploy middleware software solutions for internal AFKL environment and the world wide Common Use environment (CUTE), to provide and support the CUSS development environment for the kiosk application Product teams. 
Knowledge of Airport Specific devices like kiosks, baggage label printers, MSR, scanning devices or boarding pass printers is a pre.           

As an IT specialist engineering Airport Specific you will

  • design, develop, maintain and support software/middleware solutions  to be used in the Common Use Terminal Equipment (CUTE) environmentdesign, develop, maintain and support software/middleware solutions for distributed services for AFKL,   like printing services and other new services
  • analyze opportunities, propose solutions to achieve synergy on AFKL Airport Specific software / middleware solutions
  • design, develop, maintain and support the development environment for the kiosk application Product Teams

You will participate in business projects and lead technical projects like LCM projects.   
Realizing adjustments of the ICT infrastructure is part of your job: design, engineer, develop, install, configure, transfer to deployment, advice Product Owner (PO), document and maintain procedures.  
Contribute and execute to internal improvement process. . Contribute to CI’s. Help with analysis and solving problems.

Waar zijn wij naar op zoek?

You are an IT technical expert as software and middleware developer, you like challenges, innovation and the Common Use world (CUTE and/ or CUSS). You can easily adapt yourself to change and you are willing to work in a mixed AFKL team, working in an agile way.
You are innovative, you can run technical projects, evaluate architecture impacts and make proposals for decision making.
You have an engineering degree or equivalent training on University of applied science.
You have significant experience with Windows software development and operational procedures.
The position requires to be proactive, to bring a technical vision and to be able to learn new technologies.  The sense of service to the customer and respect of commitments are essential to the success of the mission.



Frequent travelling required between AF and KL  and on a project basis also travelling to other worldwide destinations mainly to CUTE providers.

Study level

University of applied science/HBO or WO

Technical Skills, domains that need an Enterprise level (mandatory), minimum 2-3 years demonstrable experience

  • Windows software and middleware development with airport specific peripherals
  • Development tooling: Java, C, C++, C#, Windows environment, GIT, Jira, Devnet, Dockers
  • Kiosks (CUSS), home grown CUTE applications, airport specific printing solutions

The way of working is based on Agile way of working.
Endorsement of the agile principles is mandatory.


Max. EUR 4.500,- gross per month. Depends on education and relevant working experience.

Wat bieden wij?

  • Lots of freedom in terms of tools, working hours and location
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • Significant discount on airline tickets
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Travel expense allowance and free use of bus network at Schiphol
  • Working in an international team of professionals
  • Opportunity for personal development

Are you ready for take-off?

If the above profile matches your interest, you can apply for this position by clicking on Apply. You will be notified regarding your application within 2 weeks after this deadline.


22 June 2018

Meer weten?

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Roger Roelofs:

T 06-53958055


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