Embedded Software Engineer

Job in Eindhoven, Netherlands

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The Embedded Software Engineer will work in a global team developing software applications for industrial measurement and control equipment.
These typically range from microcontroller-based platforms running embedded operating systems to general microprocessor-based platforms running custom embedded software distributions.

Based on project requirements, the embedded software engineer will create specifications, make efficient design choices, review software designs, implement and maintain of software, following the corporate design process.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Focus is on embedded SW design and implementation
  • Deliver technical contributions to all aspects of the development: specification, design, implementation, validation (the latter with test engineer), and documentation
  • Timely production of deliverables as agreed with program manager
  • Stay up-to-date with relevant new technology developments
  • Understand impact of relevant norms/standards
  • Perform maintenance activities on critical customer support when needed
  • Continuously strive to improve the development process and to assure its quality

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor / Master degree in software engineering


  • At least 2 years working experience for embedded SW development of industrial products
  • Embedded software development: C/C++ in Windows
  • (Unit-) testing using, e.g., C++/C# and/or Python
  • Embedded protocols, e.g., I2C, SPI
  • Communication protocols, e.g., ModBus
  • Version Control Systems, e.g., Subversion, Git
  • Development processes, e.g., RUP, Scrum

Personal skills

  • Focus on quality with an eye for detail
  • Strong planning skills and able to perform under pressure
  • Strong communicator and team player
  • Strong feeling for accountability
  • Cross-Cultural Sensitive
  • Desire to learn new things

Applicant Information

Please apply with your CV and cover letter by the 'apply' button below


    Education Backgrounds: Mathematics
    Software Engineering
    Specialties: Aerodynamics / Flow / Fluidics
    Embedded software
    Embedded systems
    Signal Processing
    Software Design
    Education Level: Undergraduate (Bachelors)
    Postgraduate (Masters)
    Experience: 0 - 2 years
    2 - 5 years
    5 - 10 Years
    Languages spoken: English
    Job Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands