• 14 november 2019
  • Vacaturennummer lv-72226
ORBCOMM Logo The organization
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.

The function
Due to the strong growth of the company, we are looking for a

FIRMWARE ENGINEER (M/F)

NL Office; Hoensbroek


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.

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; roossien.suzanne@orbcomm.com