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Production Test Developer

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 Production Test Developer is member of the Operational Production Technology Team serving our production assembly line with tools and test assets. Besides your contact to the production line you will have close contact to the system architectural and development teams. You will be part of the Software & IVVQ department in the Engineering Organization. Together we develop our system used for any communication in military vehicles by our customers. Customer focus, Empathy and Ownership are the values in these teams to guide us on our journey and building a future we can all trust.

About your future job

In this function, you implement and maintain test assets used by production line members to verify their assembly. You will deliver support on the test assets to keep the production line running. You will act as production line expert, cooperate with hardware and software architects/engineers to connect the production and development world efficiently.

This function is interesting for you when you would like to:

  • Work in a professional mature and skilled production and development organization.
  • work both standalone and in a team.
  • work in a supporting/serving role.

The main tasks are:

  • Implement test cases.
  • Build test assets.
  • Troubleshoot assembly line wrt test assets.
  • Give Production Test input for future development.

Why you'd be a good match

  • BSc or MSc. In technical area preferable Electronics.
  • Track record in production line/assembly support.
  • Highly skilled in Labview.
  • Good understanding of both Hardware and Software development.
  • Communication skills (connection two worlds production and development).
  • Knowledge of SOTAS.
  • AIVD-B screening granted.

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.