MEMOCO in Louvain-la-Neuve is a dynamic and growing company where 40 motivated staff members are working together to facilitate the energy transition through the creation of innovative, technological, professional, pragmatic and sustainable solutions. MEMOCO is an expert in the field of smart metering, remote monitoring and energy control. Examples of solutions are: metering cabinets, installation and monitoring of photovoltaic meters, energy management, software, metering accessories, synchronization clocks, transformer monitoring, R&D,… The clients are large industrial companies in the energy and electricity sector and also companies in the real estate sector. For MEMOCO we are looking for an enthusiastic:

Head of Software development and IT infrastructure 

Key Responsibilities   

  • Lead, motivate, evaluate and develop the engineering team (3 software developers, 1 embedded developer, 2 systems experts, 1 web designer and 1 external expert)
  • P&L responsibility for the engineering team
  • Further develop the technology strategy in line with business objectives
  • Help your team in understanding, structuring and challenging our clients' needs by leading various business development and iteration meetings
  • Maintain the good relationship with clients and meet their expectations while respecting agreed budget and resource allocation
  • Implement and follow-up the Agile Methodology
  • Participate in and monitor the implementation of the ISO 9001-14001-45001 approach (continuous improvement: quality, processes, etc.) specifically on the quality assurance and data protection processes.
  • Oversee the system infrastructure for quality of service, resiliency, efficiency and data protection processes
  • Stay up-to-date on technologies to share a large vision on IT engineering, tooling and architecture offering a competitive advantage

Key Qualifications

  • Master degree in information technology, computer technology, or a similar field and experience with similar tasks
  • Strong people management and coaching skills
  • The ambition to become an all-round project manager and experience with Agile methodology
  • Good communication skills, fluent in English, French and Dutch are a plus
  • Knowledge of software and hardware development as well as infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Linux, bash and MongoDB


  • A varied managerial position in a financially stable and growing business in the challenging energy sector
  • Working in a young and dynamic team in a financially stable company with a human dimension
  • An attractive pay scheme and benefits including a company car
  • The potential to grow in function and responsibilities
  • Work from home days possible, the office in Louvain-la-Neuve is easily accessible


  • Call Ralf Gutschoven on +32 (0)478 43 61 68 for more info or an application on weekdays between 8h30 and 10h30 and in the evening from 19h00 to 21h00, on Saturday between 10h00 and 12h00.