Software designer job

TOPIC Embedded Systems is looking for enthusiastic and ambitious Software Designers. You will work together with the developers in your team on state-of-the-art projects that are executed at our clients’ sites. You are responsible for the design, quality and the development of the project. Your ambition is to lead, coach and motivate the developers in your team.

You will communicate directly with our customers about the projects. The challenge in this role is to get a lot of knowledge in different and new domains and to guide the developers in the diverse and complex projects.

Our organisation

TOPIC develops embedded systems, where innovation, a sustainable relationship and growth are central. We are a reliable partner for both our employees and our customers. Our employees are specialized in the development of systems, in which embedded software and digital hardware play a major role. We apply our expertise from the very first idea, through design and development, to manufacturing and the introduction on the market. The quality of our work and processes are certified by international ISO-13485 standards. We continue to invest in our employees, who are all highly educated (Bachelor, Master, Peng or PhD). TOPIC distinguishes itself from other system houses by the personal approach to employees and customers as well as by the quality and professionalism of our employees. TOPIC really likes to work together and dares to call itself customer-oriented. We are proud of the many long-term relationships that we have established with our customers and employees. Together with them, we make the world a little better, smarter and healthier every day. Our services consist of technical consulting, in-house project implementation and the development of our own hardware and software products.

  • C++, Agile, Quality, Teamlead, embedded, CI/CD, Python, UML
  • Location Noord-Brabant


As a Software Designer

  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree with qualification in Information technology, Electrical engineering/Embedded systems, Computer science or Mathematics;
  • You have a minimum of 10 years of relevant work experience in a product development environment; this includes at least 1 year in the Netherlands or 2 years in Europe;
  • You have professional software development experience with; C++ and next to that C and/or Python;
  • You always strive for quality and are experienced in CI/CD, unit tests, Jenkins, test driven development;
  • You have good social skills and communication skills in English and Dutch with which you are able to lead a team and communicate with our customers.
  • You are experienced with programming on the embedded platforms (like coretex-A) and programming of micro controllers (like ARM).

Our offer:

  • A fulltime employment with a contract for an indefinite period;
  • Good personal coaching by your Business Manager;
  • Informal and collegial atmosphere with flexible working hours and possibility to work from home where possible. A healthy balance between work and private life is important to us;
  • Plenty of room for development, both technically and personally;
  • A relocation assistance program for new employees from outside the Netherlands;
  • All-in competitive annual salary between € 51.000,- en € 70.000,- including:
    • Guaranteed 13th month;
    • 8% holiday allowance;
    • 26 days holiday leave;
    • Mobility budget: you choose a lease car or a mobility allowance;
    • 75,- net expense allowance.

      Additionally:
    • Insurance package;
    • Good pension;
    • Yearly study budget and 5 paid training days;
    • Referral bonus;
    • Home office support;
    • More than 100 intelligent technical colleagues.

      At our office in Best, the Netherlands:
    • Use of our own gym;
    • Fresh fruit every day.

Our head office in Best is easily accessible and has excellent ICT facilities. Due to Corona, we work partially from home and follow the national RIVM guidelines.

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