Software Engineer C/C++

On Time Engineers is searching for a Software Engineer C/C++ for Eindhoven area, the Netherlands. Would you like to be involved at all stages of software development process – specifying, designing, testing and integrating the advanced software for use in world-leading products?

Do you enjoy software development and would you like to expand your skill set and see your programming efforts through to commercial, external customer driven, deliverables? Then this is an exciting opportunity for you to apply!

Be On Time and apply for this position now the vacancy is still available!

Job mission

As part of an experienced software engineering group, you will develop and build software solutions that are instrumental to have lithographic machines operating very productive while maintaining nanometer accuracy and making sure that the system interfaces are consistent and in accordance with the industry high standards.

Since software is an integrating competency, it is an essential added value for our client. You will be involved at all stages of the software development process; specifying, designing, testing and integrating the advanced software for use in world-leading products.


Job Description

You will be responsible for creating clear specifications on requirements, making efficient design choices, to ‘make it happen’ by also implementing the design and verify the implementation.

Next to this, you will be responsible for providing effort estimates for the work at hand and identify dependencies on others. Together with your Team Leader you will schedule your activities and agree on when to deliver the required specifications.

The software delivered is documented and qualified by means of automated test cases.

You will interface with both internal and external clients. The main core is data transformation and the software group is linked to many other groups within the software cluster.



Bachelor or Master level with an education in Computer Science or related technical field.



At least 3 years of relevant software development experience;
Demonstrable expertise in C, C++, Qt, object oriented programming, Unix/Linux, Solaris, Python, and software configuration management (ClearCase);
Experienced in working in a (Agile) team environment is highly desirable.


Personal skills

You should first be passionate about technology and you should be excited by the idea that your work will impact millions of end-users worldwide;

We are searching for someone who has a deep technical experience, but at the same time likes to communicate with other departments and wants to understand how complex systems work;
You are analytical, product and quality-oriented;
You have a keen eye for details;
You are used to work in a highly complex and procedural environment. To you, proper design and code documentation is mandatory and you like to keep your work with a high level of structure and clarity;
You like to work in a team with many senior design engineers with whom you can exchange technical ideas and debate upon the best solution for each project.


About our customer

Our customer is a high tech machine building company with worldwide 22.500 employees and within their headquarters in Eindhoven about 13.500 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 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 a long term contract with On Time Engineers, followed by a (permanent) contract with our customer;
You may also start as a Freelancer (project duration is 2 years);
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 On Time Engineers, Eda Demir at +31 619 622 944. You can also send your questions or resume by mail to