Functional Analyst

Antwerp, Belgium

The Job

At Manuchar we are transforming towards our state-of-the-art 2.0 platform and integration plays a crucial role in this journey!

As a Functional Analyst you will act as a bridge between the integration needs of the business and IT.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • You analyze the design components to meet solution specifications in the domain of Integration & Orchestration.
  • You build and implement ICT applications.
  • You contribute to low-level designs.
  • You create designs to ensure optimal efficiency, functionality and user experience.

Your Profile

  • You have minimum 2-3 years of relevant functional analysis experience, expertise with integration is a plus not a must-have.
  • You are familiar with coding languages like Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • You have good notions on API requirements.
  • You have experience within testing procedures like unit testing, integration testing and system testing.
  • You are familiar with the Agile working methodology and collaboration tools like Azure DevOps Services.
  • You are an expert in UML modeling.
  • You are fluent in English, knowledge of Dutch is a plus.
  • You are a communicative teamplayer who is eager to learn and wants to grow together with the department.

Expected Results

Functional Design Documents

  • Outline the expected behavior of a system, once a solution is implemented, such as which steps should be performed to transfer data from one system to another.
  • Describe the logical flow of the system, its inputs and outputs, its data organization, the applicable business and processing rules, and how it should appear to the users.
  • Define what has to be done and less with how it is done. Optional prototyping to demonstrate a complicated activity or condition.

Documented Code / Solution

  • Code documentation in our knowledge base in Azure DevOps in combination with shared files in Teams and/or Sharepoint.

Software Component

  • Usage of component-based development with loosely-coupled, modular components like web services, web resources or modules including a specific function or data.

Software Design Description

  • Create / maintain design information, addressing various design concerns, and communicating that information to the design’s stakeholders. 
  • Link the architecture diagram to the detailed feature specifications of smaller pieces of the design in order to outline all parts of the interface and how it will work.

Test Procedure

  • Being familiar with test procedures for interfaces like unit testing, functional testing, load testing, security testing, error detection, etc.

User Experience Design

  • Provide meaningful and relevant experiences to users when creating new and/or amending existing interfaces.

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar, headquartered in Antwerp, Belgium is a leading distributor of chemicals in emerging markets. We complement our Chemical Distribution business with International Trade Services in steel, polymers and several other raw materials.

In 2023 we handled 4 million metric tons of goods, generating 2.4 billion USD in sales. Our local operations are in over 40 countries and 140 locations. Manuchar employs 2,800 professionals worldwide.

At Manuchar "We keep your production running. Anytime. Anywhere.”

Manuchar offers you

  • A job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • Cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open company culture
  • An attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits.
  • A nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents.


If you want to take up the challenge and join an international fast-growing team of dynamic colleagues, please send your application letter and detailed CV through our online tool CVWarehouse.

We do not collaborate & engage with external recruitment agencies for this vacancy. We appreciate your understanding.

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