Firmware Engineer

Based in Hoensbroek, Netherlands

As a Firmware Engineer you join in the coding of the modular embedded software for our temperature loggers and communication systems. You interact with 3rd-party protocols, processing sensor information and different measurement algorithms. Strict automotive and pharma regulations in combination with an extreme operating environment provide an extra challenge. We stimulate and provide room for personal initiative, creativity and an occasional healthy debate with the development team creates innovative solutions. Your work has a direct influence on our products and our platform as a whole.

In this role you lay accountable to the Manager Hardware and Firmware Engineering.

Job requirements:

  • A bachelor or master degree Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with embedded C/C++, other programing languages like Lua is a plus
  • Experience with FreeRTOS or other real-time operating systems is a plus
  • Experience with git and git workflows is a plus
  • Experience with embedded communication protocols (e.g. SPI and CAN) is a plus
  • Knowledge of hardware engineering
  • Knowledge of ARM Cortex platforms is a plus
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken), multiple languages is a plus
  • Flexible attitude
  • Personality traits: strong analytical, thorough, meticulous
  • Problem identification & solving skills are key in this role

Personal Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • A thorough and accurate way of working
  • Able to work well both independently and in a team

What we offer

We offer a challenging full time and diverse job in an international organization with a pleasant and informal working atmosphere.

We also offer you the opportunity to grow with the company and through your involvement you directly affect the expansion of our products and quality.

The employment package of primary and secondary benefits is in line with the current market. Our benefits include a good pension plan, collective healthcare insurance, employee stock purchase plan, gym membership reimbursement and good training & education possibilities.

We are offering a year contract with possibilities to evolve into an indefinite contract, the function is a full-time employment, situated in Hoensbroek (NL; Limburg).

European union citizenship or a Dutch permanent residence status is required.

About ORBCOMM Inc.

ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC) is a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. ORBCOMM’s unique combination of global satellite, cellular and dual-mode network connectivity, hardware, web reporting applications and software is the IoT industry’s most complete service offering. Our solutions are designed to remotely track, monitor, and control fixed and mobile assets in core vertical markets including transportation & distribution, heavy equipment, industrial fixed assets, oil & gas, maritime, mining and government.

With nearly 20 years of innovation and expertise in IoT/M2M, ORBCOMM has more than 1.72 million subscribers with a diverse customer base including premier OEMs such as Caterpillar Inc., Doosan Infracore America, Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd., John Deere, Komatsu Ltd., and Volvo Construction Equipment, as well as end-to-end solutions customers such as C&S Wholesale, Canadian National Railways, CR England, Hub Group, KLLM Transport Services, Marten Transport, Swift Transportation, Target, Tropicana, Tyson Foods, Walmart and Werner Enterprises. For more information, visit www.orbcomm.com.

ORBCOMM Europe B.V. is a dynamic international organization, which is a leading provider of total solutions for data recording and online monitoring in the transport sector. The headquarters of ORBCOMM Europe is based in Hoensbroek, Netherlands with an office in Germany.

ORBCOMM EUROPE is part of ORBCOMM, a publicly traded US company, which is market leader in the field of M2M solutions for asset tracking, management and remote control.

In Hoensbroek all Euroscan products are developed and produced. The international project management and global support of the Euroscan products are coordinated from the head office in Hoensbroek.

If you can see yourself working in our team and adding value to our products, please send your resume, and motivation letter to Human Resources;

how to apply Roossien.suzanne@orbcomm.com