Senior Software Engineer

Employment Type

Full-time

Experience

Mid-Senior Level

Job Function

Information Technology

Due to growth we’re seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our innovative team in Utrecht, The Netherlands and play an integral role in changing the face our industry. We also believe our continued success depends upon the engagement and development of our employees and we strive to provide a fun, inspiring and supportive work environment.

The position

Working in a core team of seven you will be involved with the design, implementation and maintenance of high quality, power efficient BLE embedded software for ViCentra’s products and connectivity solutions. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Software development in embedded C, C# and python
  • Identification of requirements and the development of software testing and debugging
  • Translating the product design requirements into an evolvable software architecture, including BLE communication
  • Lead the team technical effort for software and hardware changes
  • Support new feature implementations and product releases
  • Working collaboratively with external consultants
  • Creating support documentation and specifications for the development
  • Ensuring all work is undertaken in accordance with the approved Quality Processes (with the support of Software Quality Assurance Engineering which also sits with the development team)
  • Working autonomously, at times, structuring your own deliverables

The ideal candidate to join our team should have:

  • At least 10 years’ experience of embedded programming in C/ C++/C#/python
  • Previous involvement of all development stages including software design/architecture
  •  Experience of Unit Testing & Bluetooth Low Energy technology
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A high level of self-motivation and drive
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English. Dutch language is not required

It’s a bonus if you also have:

  • Medical devices experience (IEC62304 and ISO13485)
  • Experience or an understanding of writing code for compliance with a regulated quality system
  • Communication software on mobile platforms (Android, iOS) and related tools
  • Experience in a Start-Up/ early stage commercial company

What we offer

In addition to working on a ground breaking new product, you’ll be working in a small, friendly and highly motivated team; all ideas are welcomed and great work is rewarded. We’re also offering:

  • A very competitive salary
  • Competitive relocation package and assistance
  • Application for the preferential 30% tax ruling (where relevant)
  • 32 days holiday per year (pro rata)
  • Full time (40 hours per week) 8 hours per day to be worked anytime between 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday
  • A work environment where you can develop your skills, learn from the best and be rewarded for your imagination
  • Free, on-site parking
  • Occupational Health Service
  • Social events and team lunches
  • Creative office vibe with a ping pong table
  • Informal dress code

Apply today!

To apply please use the link below or email your CV and a brief cover letter to recruitment@vicentra.com stating that you are applying for the position of Field Support Officer. For more information, please email the above address or call Sarah Lee on +31 (0) 88 3232 896.

We will start interviewing successful candidates without delay, therefore please submit your CV as soon as possible. If we like what we see we will contact you, if we don’t contact you within 4 weeks we’ve probably proceeded with other candidates but don’t lose heart as we might reach out to you if we have a different role or project we think might be a match**

ViCentra is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Due to the international nature of the Company applications are only accepted in English and candidates must also have the right to work in the Netherlands.

Cultural fit is as important as ability and for the right individual this position offers the potential for a long term career within an innovative, dynamic company.

Agencies: Please note ViCentra is committed to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. We do however work with an approved list of preferred suppliers but in line with our Preferred Supplier List we only pay agency fees where we have a signed agreement in place and a position has formally been placed with the agency by a member of the HR team. We do not pay fees where speculative and unsolicited CV’s are submitted to ViCentra or ViCentra employees. Where this is not observed ViCentra reserves the right to contact these candidates directly and initiate discussions without payment of any agency fee.