Technical Product Specialist - Terminal Automation

Corporate, IT

Job description

We are currently looking for a Technical Product Specialist, specialized in terminal automation and technologies, to further strengthen our technical (EARTECH) team. You'll be responsible for translating technical requirements for our business. Coolest part? You’ll be based in the heart of Antwerp City while working on different projects across the EuroMed & America regions. Plus, you’ll be able to travel up to 40%.

  • You are the glue/bridge between our IT and Business organization
  • You incorporate new technologies by developing, adapting and implementing application development methods and models
  • You identify and develop product solutions in relation to automation
  • You ensure all technical requirements are fully understood during:
    • an implementation of high-level IT application software requirements
    • a multi-functional development project in software analysis, design and implementation for a new system or a major improvement to an existing system
  • You coordinate IT application software development efforts
  • You identify areas of non-compliance, high risk and development needs


What we are looking for:

  • IT or Engineering degree
  • Min. 10 years of specialized experience
  • Solid knowledge of risk management processes
  • Ability to apply project management principles and methods
  • Profound knowledge of application software design and systems engineering theories, concepts and methods
  • Technical expertise in automation (industrial and IT related)
  • Knowledge of IT, Industrial IT (PLC programming) is a plus
  • Analytical and self-motivated, with the ability to work independently
  • Able to pay close attention to detail, with an organized and methodical approach
  • Able to multi-task, work under pressure and deliver on promise
  • Open to work with colleagues from other cultures



PSA Antwerp | MPET | ATS: ‘One Team’ in the Port of Antwerp

The secret of our success lies within our culture. With a family of 3.900 colleagues we strongly believe we can only make it as one team. A team in which you can thrive and excel, be there for each other and together, help achieve the best possible result. Each one of us are serious experts, but at the same time we're a fun loving team.

As a strong port group we handle more than 80% of all containers that reach and leave Antwerp. Together we are part of the International PSA Group, active in the most important harbors worldwide. Do you want to become part of our familiy too? Then go ahead and apply now!


  • Fixed contract

Work experience

  • 10 years

Place of employment

  • Headquarter Antwerp

Driving license

  • B