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Embedded Software Designer

  • TypeJob
  • DegreeMaster
  • LocationVenlo, NL
  • Posted26 May 2017
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Do you have a background in Computer Science, Embedded Systems or comparable, combined with internship or professional experience in the field of embedded control design? Get in touch with us if you are inspired by an international and entrepreneurial career where you develop high-tech and value-adding software!

Embedded Software Designer

Designing and implementing innovative embedded control solutions in a multi-discipline environment

Your career as Embedded Software Designer

You will join one of the multidisciplinary project teams. These teams consist of experts with different technical backgrounds e.g. software, electrical, mechanical and chemical engineering. Within your team you are responsible for creating clear specifications, and making efficient and innovative design choices regarding embedded control software solutions.

You have an eye for quality and you understand that development speed is crucial. With your drive, strong interpersonal skills and your ambitious attitude you are continuously looking for opportunities to push our ‘state of the art’ software development techniques further. You combine creation of real-time solutions for the control of our high performance inkjet printers with a drive to improve our current way of working by (e.g.) using model-based development methodologies, simulation and virtual prototyping techniques, or agile scrum. Your solutions are robust yet flexible, so that they can be deployed in multiple products and configurations.

You translate requirements into a functional and technical design, rightly balancing functionalities, features, lead-time and cost. You ensure your design meets the project requirements, and your implementation fits the overall software architecture.  In addition, you have an active outside looking attitude to translate external technology and tooling developments into value for our embedded software departments.

This position is based in Venlo, the Netherlands. You report to the Manager Embedded Software Development.

What do we have to offer you?

Océ is facing multiple growth opportunities in the world of digital printing today. Operating in a cost-driven high mix low volume market with a global supply base and manufacturing footprint, we offer you a challenging career within a large and international product development organization with partners, suppliers and customers worldwide. If you want to accelerate your career, broaden your talents in an international organization with ample learning & development opportunities this is the opportunity you are looking for! 


• Competitive salary

• Full-time job – a 40-hour week with flexible hours

• 38 vacation days

• Smartphone and laptop

• Commuting allowance

• Solid pension scheme

• Collective insurance packages

Who are we looking for?

You are a talented team player with strong planning/project management skills as well as the ability to collaborate and influence and inspire people. Your pro-active, open-minded and inventive attitude enable you to drive embedded software development by taking decisions, being entrepreneurial, creative and passionate.

Furthermore you meet the following criteria;

• Background in Computer Science, Embedded Systems, Computer Engineering, or a related field

• Academic level of working and thinking. Master’s degree, PDEng, or PhD is highly preferred

• You are recently graduated, and possibly you have professional working experience in (embedded) software development. You have a strong affinity for  embedded control an model based development

• Experience with UML, C/C++ programming, familiar with OO-design, real-time behavior implications

• Working knowledge of Linux and software development environments (in particular Eclipse, RSA-RTE, GIT), and experience with software development processes is preferred

• Excellent communication skills in English – verbal and written. Profound knowledge of Dutch is a plus

• Permission to work in the Netherlands, and no relocation required


The Embedded Software department (about 100 specialists) focuses on developing software for image processing, to control paper movements, drive print heads, mechanisms for error handling/recovery and maintenance procedures.


Please apply via the ‘apply now’ button on this page, and submit your cover letter, resume, and grade lists of your most recent study. For more information about this position please contact Nynke Adema, Recruiter, T +31 (0)77 - 359 2898.

After a pre-selection process based on your motivation letter and resume, you will be invited for face-to-face business interviews.

We do not have application deadlines on this position; we take candidates into the Recruitment Process continuously.

Agency calls are not appreciated.