Senior C++ Design Engineer (Model Driven Engineering)

On Time Engineers is searching for a Senior C++ Design Engineer (Model Driven Engineering) for Eindhoven area. If you enjoy software development, Supervisory Control in a complex system and be in an environment that enables you to have a system view and interaction on functional level, then this is an exciting opportunity for you!

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Job mission

In close co-operation with colleagues from software and other disciplines (mechatronics, optics, electronics) the Software Design Engineer is a member of a multi-disciplinary team. In these teams software plays an important role. You will be involved at all stages of specifying, designing, testing and integrating the advanced software for use in our world-leading products.

In this role, you are responsible for creating clear specifications, making the efficient design choices and to ‘make it happen’ by also implementing the design. Within Production Control you will take part in creating the supervisory control software by means of model based engineering.


Context of the position

Within the organization of our customer, the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the development of products. Within this sector, the department Machine Control & Infrastructure (MCI) is responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of the software of the complex machines. Our customer creates high tech machines; software engineers from MCI are facing several aspects of motion control, production control, data management and Interface control. A huge code base is maintained and under strict configuration management to provide maximum commonality between different machine types.

This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require our customer to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access U.S. controlled technology.



Bachelor or Master level with an education in Embedded Systems, Computer Science, Informatics, Mechatronics, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or comparable.



Demonstrable expertise in C++, C, object oriented programming;
Unix/Linux, Solaris, VxWorks, software configuration management (ClearCase / GIT);
Affinity with MDE ASD/Dezyne/MCLR-2.


Personal skills

Pro-active, self-starter, decisive, takes ownership;
Strong communicator with a pragmatic attitude;
Real team player with quality orientation;
Good knowledge of English.


About our customer

Our customer is a high tech machine building company with worldwide 22.000 employees and within their headquarters in Eindhoven about 12.500 engineers from different engineering disciplines: mechanical, electrical, software, chemical, physicist, etc.

Some people choose to work for this company because they can work at the very cutting edge of their technology field. For others, it’s the opportunity to rub shoulders with some of the brightest minds in their discipline. Some because there are so many different ways to develop their career, they can specialize technically, become a manager, or take on project management.

Everyone has a different reason to join. But everyone has the same reason to stay: teamwork. Everyone is part of a multidisciplinary team. physicists, mechanical-, electrical- and chemical engineers, metrology experts and more – all working together in different teams to crack a particular challenge. Each team member brings a different set of skills to attack technical challenges from different angles. The result? Incredibly imaginative breakthroughs at the cutting edge of engineering. With each new breakthrough, the people at this company feel proud. Proud of themselves and proud of their team. That’s why people choose to work here. And that’s why people stay.


Our offer

A high tech work environment where you will work on the newest technologies. Projects with depth and a lot of challenge. In addition to attractive primary and secondary employment conditions, we invest in your personal development!

Other conditions are:

Directly one year contract followed by a permanent contract with our customer;
8% holiday allowance;
27 vacation days per year;
Collective pension scheme including employer’s contribution;
Professional coaching on-the-job;
Innovative projects that contribute to a better world.


How to apply

Do you have any questions concerning this position or do you want to apply? Be On Time and contact Eda Demir at +31 6 19 62 29 44. You can also send your questions or resume by mail to