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Junior Software Developer

ORBCOMM
Based in Hoensbroek, Netherlands

Software Engineering within ORBCOMM is more than just programming. Your software is part of a complete platform. You will be working together with the Hardware, Firmware and the Support team to find solutions and optimize the software, next to updating you also get to provide your input to optimize and enhance current software.

We stimulate and provide room for personal initiative, creativity and an occasional healthy debate within the different teams which create innovative solutions. Your work has a direct influence on our products and our platform as a whole.

In this role, you are accountable to the Manager Software Engineering.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Create and implement feasibilities on requested new features or enhancements from the field/internal departments according to SCRUM processes
  • Analyze and solve reported issues in all layers of the codebase
  • Create unit and GUI test cases to prove that code changes are correctly implemented
  • Review implementations made by peers and provide constructive feedback
  • Ensure implementation choices fit the architecture of the existing codebase
  • Maintain and expand the continuous delivery processes
  • Communicate with QA about discovered issues
  • Comply with the companies GAMP5 quality system (code convention, ticketing, etc.)
  • Create a customer and installation friendly design

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • A bachelor or master degree (technical) Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • 0 to 2 years relevant work experience in object oriented programming
  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft products and technologies as: Visual Studio (2015/2017/2019), C#, .NET Framework 3.5 (or more recent).
  • Understanding of Web Development technologies (like Typescript, HTML5, CSS), Desktop Application Development, Database technologies (MSSQL and/or Oracle), NET core
  • Experience in working with SCRUM concepts, version control and unit testing
  • Excellent language skills, both written and verbally in Dutch and English

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 provide you with 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). Dutch citizenship status or a 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.

Interested?

At ORBCOMM, we believe that our people are our strength. Our success stems from our ability to attract and retain the best people who deliver a high level of performance and skill.

If you are interested in this diverse and responsible task in an international environment, please send us your resume, including your salary indication and the date when you could join us to the following info. Apply today via email to Roossien.suzanne@orbcomm.com.

We are committed to employment equity. ORBCOMM would like to thank all applicants in advance and advise them that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Important Notice
Due to the large number of resumes we receive, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. ORBCOMM is committed to employment equity as we support a diverse workforce. Your privacy is important to us when applying to positions at ORBCOMM. We will take the steps necessary to ensure your candidacy is kept confidential.

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

how to apply Roossien.suzanne@orbcomm.com