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Senior Embedded Software Engineer

  • De Lier, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
€4,500 - €5,500 per monthTech & Data

Job description

Create a strong interchangeable software product by becoming our Embedded Engineer

Your future ecosystem

One of our Embedded teams consists of a Product Owner, a Tech Lead, and five Developers. You’ll be the tester of this team. They work on embedded software that facilitates the main process controller and smart end devices responsible for sensing and actuation in the greenhouse.

Between Rotterdam and The Hague, you find the greenhouse capital of the world: “Het Westland”, where our campus is located in De Lier. In these 100 square kilometers, Priva was founded in the fifties and is still a family business.

Priva started as a hardware company and transformed into an innovative software company that grew to become the global market leader in horticulture and building automation. Today we are a high-tech company that develops hardware, software, and digital services in the field of climate control, energy-saving, and optimal reuse of water. We do this for horticulture, indoor and city farming, as well as utility buildings such as offices, retail, hotels, and hospitals.

We are proud to be working with over 600 colleagues, in 16 international branch offices divided over 12 countries together with over 400 international installation partners to deliver our sustainable solutions and services in more than 100 countries.

How you add value
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior C++ Embedded Developer with at least 5 years of C++ experience to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong foundation in modern C++ (C++17 or later) and extensive experience in embedded systems development. You will play a critical role in designing and implementing software for our service-oriented, event-driven architecture, contributing to around 15+ modules running on our embedded platform.

Key Responsibilities:

- Design, develop, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable C++ code for our embedded systems.
- Good understanding of object-oriented design, design patterns, and abstract programming;
- Work within an event-driven architecture, using MQTT as a primary communication protocol.
- Utilize multi-threading programming techniques to optimize system performance.
- Development of new software designs, solving complex problems with innovative solutions.

- Possess advanced Linux experience demonstrating in-depth knowledge of network configurations, the operating system, and systemd.
- Experience with communication protocols (e.g., Can, Modbus, Dali, BacNET, SMI) is an advantage,
- Experience with Yocto, GitHub, and GoogleTest is highly valued, enhancing our development and testing processes.

Job requirements

Who you are

We are looking for an embedded developer with broad knowledge and interests. Furthermore, we will read your resume to find:

  • At least more than 5 years of experience in embedded C++ development and Linux (C++ 17 preferred);
  • Good understanding of object-oriented design, design patterns, and abstract programming;
  • Experience with Yocto, GitHub, and GoogleTest is an advantage;
  • Experience with serial communication protocols is an advantage;

What you get
In numbers:

  • A gross salary based on your experience in the range of € 4.500,- and € 5.500,- based on 40 hours a week;
  • We find a healthy work-life balance important: working flexible hours combined with 30 vacation days a year and the option to buy more;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • Travel allowance of € 0,23/km with a daily maximum of 240 kilometers.

For your own sustainability:

  • Be secured with our pension plan;
  • Feel engaged and join our participation plan;
  • Keep on learning with your personal education possibilities and budget;
  • Be happy and fit by using our healthy cafeteria, our free on-premises fitness where you can participate in CrossFit, Pilates and Spinning classes or play table tennis or table football.

Our values
Priva's mission is to create an optimal environment where people can work, grow and develop. We offer worldwide solutions for horticulture and building automation. Our ambition is to be known as the leading technology and service provider for sustainable urban deltas. We are proud that our solutions result in lower consumption of natural resources and contribute to some of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Our culture is built around our core values; sustainable, innovation, make it happen and human. In our latest employment survey, our colleagues mainly described our culture as: open, ambitious, innovative, friendly, committed, informal, flexible and down to earth. We aim to be a dynamic, fast-paced, flat and informal organization, where our colleagues have the space to grow and develop.

We believe that in order to be successful, it is important to include people with different perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. Every day, we continue to build our open culture with people who are driven to turn our vision into reality, regardless of who they love, where they are from, or what they believe in. We encourage and celebrate people to voice their opinions and be their authentic selves.

Does this make you smile, and do you see yourself as our new Embedded Engineer? Apply below or contact us for more information. We’ll get back to you within two weeks, we are keen to get to know you!


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