Senior Software Engineer High Tech Systems Delft

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Are you looking for a dynamic job as a Software Engineer in a high-tech field? Are you looking to develop yourself in multidisciplinary teams, whilst contributing to high-tech systems and growing the software team? Look no further.

About Demcon

Each one of our companies differentiates itself in its own domain with unique expertise and skills. This way they help customers improve their performance and achieve more. On the basis of their passion for technology our companies are able to combine forces. By sharing knowledge and working together we increase our social impact.

Demcon high-tech systems is a multidisciplinary development and engineering partner for mechatronic challenges, from concept to realization, in the field of high-tech systems.

What are you going to do?

As Senior Software engineer at Demcon high tech systems Delft you play an important role in developing and testing embedded software and control software for high-tech systems and products.

You will start out in projects for the development of first-generation commercial laser satellite communication systems. This includes systems for ground stations, on aircraft and in-orbit. Modularity, robustness and optimization for high-volume production are critical aspects.

Due to the varied nature of our projects, there are also subsequent opportunities to work on products for the semiconductor and life sciences & health fields.

You will be working with multiple programming languages, operating systems and tools, depending on project needs.

In addition, you set-up automated tests and code reviews to guarantee software quality.

We make use of Continuous Delivery/DevOps best practices to streamline development and promote shared learning and continuous self-improvement.

You will be working in multidisciplinary teams, with external development partners and in regular consultation with customers. Communication and cooperation are therefore vitally important to achieve the results we strive for.

Furthermore, with your experience you promote the growth and quality of the software team in Delft. This means that you provide professional coaching of more junior colleagues, contribute to the development of software competences, and review the quality of the delivered work.

What do you bring to the table?

  • You have completed an HBO or WO education, preferably in the direction of Electrical Engineering or Computer Sciences.
  • You have a minimum 6 years of experience in writing in C, C++, Python, and working with microcontrollers. Knowledge of Rust will come in handy as well.
  • You have the communication skills to explain your work to others and work in big teams.
  • You have the passion to share your craft with others.
  • Knowledge of FPGAs and/or Matlab/Simulink is an advantage.

What do we offer you?

At Demcon we value a pleasant workplace. We are happy to provide you with the right tools within a beautiful workplace. In addition, we have delicious coffee and free fresh fruit is available for you every week. There is also a lot of personal attention and we discourage overtime because we know how important home is.

You can also count on:

  • A good, competitive salary;
  • 31 off days and an 8% holiday allowance;
  • A good pension scheme at Zwitserleven;
  • Follow courses or even follow courses through the Demcon Academy that you can use to further develop your knowledge;
  • A laptop and telephone from work;
  • Active staff association (monthly activities such as drinks and an annual Demcon weekend) and annual sporting events.

Do you have any questions about this position?

For questions about the position, please contact Hessel Edelijn, Corporate Recruiter, via +31 88 146 9052. You can apply via the “Apply directly button”. We are looking forward to your reaction 

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application procedure.

Does this vacancy appeal to you and are you curious about the application process? This goes as follows:

1. Apply
You have applied! We will discuss it internally and respond as soon as possible.
2. Phone call
We got acquainted briefly and want to get to know each other better.
3. First call
See if there is a match from both sides and if the expectations are correct.
4. Second call
We investigate a possible collaboration more closely.
5. Offer
We both see the match! Let’s make you a suitable proposal.
6. Contract
Your response to the offer is positive. We are going to finalize the collaboration!