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Integratie & Test Engineer

Posted 20 Nov 2023
Work experience
1 to 3 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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About the team

The Customer and Technical Support Team configures communication equipment in order to deliver customer specific solutions. These provide military vehicles with communication- and ICT solutions.

After testing in the lab the integration and test proceeds in customer labs or in vehicles. During these activities the engineers support the integration process.

The team also plays an important role in training , demonstrations and support of these systems.

About your future job

As an Integration & Test Engineer you perform integration- and test activities required to verify and validate that the solutions and products satisfy the customer requirements and needs. You work within the Customer and Technical Support Team of the SOTAS Product line in close cooperation with the project teams as well as the software/hardware developers. The working method applied is based on agile engineering principles.

The main tasks are:

  • Define test plans and procedures for system level testing.
  • Build, Configure subsystems on the lab.
  • Define and perform risk based integration, verification and validation testing
  • Prepare, test and perform/support demo’s inhouse and at the customer site in country.
  • Analyze issues found by our customers implying as well travelling to customers worldwide on a regular bases.
  • Upgrade systems in country.
  • Train local engineers.

Why you'd be a good match

We are in search for a colleague who:

  • Has a bachelor degree in Aerospace Engineering, Telecommunications, Information Technology, Electronics Engineering or similar.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Dutch, Arabic is a pre.
  • Willing to travel ( We have a very stringent COVID policy to ensure the health of our employees).
  • Experience with training of people is a pre.
  • Knowledge of test and integration.
  • Knowledge of Embedded systems. Networks and Computing.

What's in it for you

  • A challenging job in a great team within our high-tech, innovative work environment. Includes the freedom for initiative and good ideas.
  • Room for personal and professional growth within our organisation, for example in regards to technical, commercial or international skills.
  • Valuable international collaboration with coworkers from 68 different countries around the globe.
  • A comfortable work space in a modern environment, with a focus on flexibility and the right work life balance.
  • You can usually work where and when you want to be able to do your work as well and efficiently as possible. Within Thales we implement hybrid working, where you can, for example, work from home two days a week if your role allows it.
  • A good salary, fitting travel allowance, and the ability to personalise your employment conditions: for instance, you can trade days off for internet costs, our bicycle plan, company fitness and relocation costs.
  • 40 days off per year (PTO). Yes, really.

With 80.000 talents working in 68 countries, we are one of the biggest high-tech employers in the field of safety and security. In the Netherlands, where 2500 employees are based, we are located in four cities: Huizen, Delft, Eindhoven and Hengelo (HQ).
Do you want to kickstart your career in an international high-tech environment? And are you looking for a traineeship where you can develop your personal skills? Our traineeship starts in October 2023. Check

Active in 65 countries
2,500 employees
70% men - 30% women
Average age is 45 years

What employees are saying




As a Thales trainee you get the opportunity to quickly and broadly orientate yourself within the organization. The work is challenging, the guidance is good and together with the other trainees we form a close team.