There can surely be few jobs which are more appealing than those which offer the chance to work within a successful company with an innovative product or service, especially one which interests you personally. Of course, there are a number of other vital elements to consider which ultimately contribute towards job satisfaction; these include a positive, encouraging working environment that is not toxic for its employees and a company culture which suits your own values and personality.
We’ve put together a list of 8 fantastic companies which, you’ll see, meet these criteria and have an exciting product or service to offer. And, perhaps most importantly, they are hiring right now, giving you the opportunity to get involved!
Do the Ariane and Vega launchers, the Dassault military aircraft or Airbus make your eyes shine? SABCA (Sociétés Anonyme Belge de Constructions Aéronautiques) is one of the leading aerospace companies in Europe and they are currently hiring to fill several permanent positions to help with inspiring projects!
The company's activities include design, fabrication, assembly and testing of large structural elements, powerful thrust vectoring systems, specific software and electromechanical components.
The Brussels branch of Audi has very impressive credentials, with highly experienced, committed staff and a great working environment for employees. Over the course of its 60-year history, Audi has injected over €600 million into this plant, its equipment and infrastructure, and further investment and development are in the pipeline. This branch is exclusively responsible for producing the Audi A1, and in the second half of 2018 it is due to launch its E-tron, the first totally electric SUV to be produced by Audi Group. It’s a particularly exciting time to get involved with this prestigious company!Take a closer look at Audi and the jobs they have currently on offer.
Spacebel is a space systems and software engineering company founded in 1988, which is operating in space and earth monitoring applications sector. The precise domain you work in may include navigation, exploration, earth observation, space flight and science and more. There is a fantastic company culture for all employees to enjoy, with a strong team atmosphere which promotes collaboration over competition and communication with managers, who are open and easy to talk to. The prospect of working towards the success of a space mission is an extremely exciting one within such an innovative company!
You will certainly have already encountered Worldline in some form: the company is responsible for creating and operating the digital platforms which process the billions of transactions taking place electronically each year, a number which, excitingly, will surely only continue to increase in the coming years. These platforms and systems are involved when you withdraw money, buy tickets to a concert online, pay for online shopping… By working for Worldline, you’ll have the chance to influence the development of systems that are used all over the world!
With more and more people keen to work for themselves, Startup Factory plays a vital role in this process. They offer support in creating and developing a startup, from the earliest stages right up to scaling up in partnership with corporate players. They are constantly on the lookout for new ideas and offers that they can work with in the fields of sales, technology, growth hacking, operations and recruitment. When the idea is approved, Startup Factory recruit the CEO who will take on the challenge of leading the startup to the best possible start. Applicants therefore have the chance to see brand new companies forming and participate in this exciting process!
EastNets are a leading player in compliance, payment and cloud solutions. Their offer includes applications for anti-money laundering, transaction monitoring and fraud prevention, which play a significant role in helping businesses to change the way they manage financial risk. The company works with clients in 120 countries and with 22 of the top 50 banks in the world, making them extremely trustworthy and respected when it comes to delivering excellent results to financial institutions and corporate and government agencies. Applicants will have a fantastic opportunity to work in a global-facing role in an exciting and growing sector.
Epitech is a pioneering IT school, which recently opened a new campus in Brussels. It uses an innovative teaching method called project-based learning, where students work in groups to design practical solutions. This method centres on companies’ real requirements and new means of learning and as such brings together the student, school and company to create an exciting new vision of higher education. It’s a virtuous cycle: the students have the chance to become innovative, highly-qualified experts of the future, companies can recruit candidates who fit their requirements, and the school can develop the potential and skills of enthusiastic young people. It’s a future-proof establishment!
Alpha Networks is a pay-TV technology company which specialises in backend software. The company is particularly exciting because of the emphasis it places on innovation and its desire to enhance the TV entertainment business for future generations. It’s likely that employees will directly witness and experience the innovations they create in their own daily life! The company environment is extremely customer-focused, with employees required to be flexible and reactive to provide the best possible service and evolve with the changing times and, ultimately, deliver the best results to ensure both client and employee satisfaction.
This was just a list of some of what we believe to be the most exciting companies hiring at the moment. As you’ll have seen, there’s a variety of interesting opportunities, and hopefully a few will have appealed to you. All that’s left for us to do is wish you luck and success with your job hunt, and remember that, should you need any help with your search, don’t hesitate to get in touch: we’re always here to help!