Lead Software Designer

High Voltage Engineering Europa B.V. is a high-tech company specialized in the development and manufacturing of custom-build linear DC particle accelerators for scientific and industrial applications. We are established in Amersfoort since 1959 and we have approximately 80 employees.

To further strengthen our software department we are looking for an experienced and energetic

Lead Software Designer (M/F)


Particle accelerators, Architecture, Python, Beckhoff, Creativity, Seniority

Job mission:
• Take the lead in the software development for our particle accelerators which offers great opportunities for new development and creative solutions
• Further enhance and document the software architecture
• Participate in maturing the software department

• Bachelor or Master Degree in Software Engineering, Industrial Automation or a comparable education

Personal skills:
• Seniority, being able to get the job done with high quality while dealing with various constraints
• Good communication skills, capable to determine essential requirements from diverse inputs
• Strong personality that keeps focus and is capable to deal with uncertainties
• Decisive, responsible and pro-active attitude
• Agile mindset, continuously improve yourself, the team and the products

• 5+ years of experience in professional software development
• Python, Continuous Integration, automated testing: highly advantageous
• Affinity with usability: advantageous
• Beckhoff TwinCAT 3: desirable
• Affinity with electronics and machinery/industrial systems: advantageous

What we offer:
• A challenging and responsible position in a technically advanced working environment
• Vast opportunities for personal development
• Informal atmosphere
• An attractive salary
• Great benefits
• Healthy work-life balance

• To apply for this position, please send your CV and a Cover Letter by e-mail to PO@highvolteng.com
• For more information contact: Belinda van der Pluijm (HRM), phone: +31-33-4619741