Software Commissioning Engineer

Job area Engineering
Location Veghel, Netherlands
Contract type Full time

Would you like to see a lot of the world? If so, we are looking for Software Commissioning Engineers for several Engineering departments within Vanderlande. We are open to both junior as well as senior profiles. This position as Software Commissioning Engineer will provide you with an independent role with a lot of technical challenges and working in projects!

Your position 

As Software Commissioning Engineer you'll have a shared responsibility for the commissioning of our systems at customer sites. Our customers are located around the world, which means you'll spend around 80% of your time travelling. You'll be configuring the FSC (Flow Systems Controller; low level controls software developed by Vanderlande), your work can also include configuring the SCADA and specific Vanderlande software. After that you'll travel to the customer site where you'll commission the system. This involves checking the cabling, setting up all the Electro-Mechanical components, building the interfaces with peripheral equipment such as scanners, fine-tuning the FSC software configuration which you've engineered, and putting our software into operation. In this role you'll work together with all parties on-site. You'll be to a large extent responsible for subsystem testing and making sure the system passes the Site Acceptance Test.

Your department 

As a Software Commissiong Engineer you`ll be part of multiple engineering departments for the execution of projects in which the different components (mechanical and controls) of our material handling systems are implemented. 

Your profile

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering or Industrial Automation.
  • Good command in English
  • An interest in industrial automation and controls hardware such as field bus systems and sensors, including PROFINET, PROFIBUS and Siemens S7
  • Willing to travel extensively around 80% worldwide

Our offer

In the challenging and responsible position of Software Commissioning Engineer you'll have the chance to make a significant contribution to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries. Our organisation has been named for several years in a row as 'Top Employer' and 'Best Employer'. We offer a full-time position in an informal and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development.

As well as your fixed salary you'll receive the following secondary benefits:

  • 27 days vacation & 13 ADV (working hours reduction) days
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training facilities
  • Travel expenses
  • Comprehensive travel and subsistence allowance
  • Collective pension scheme and insurance facilities for healthcare, car, WGA (Return to Work Scheme for the Partially Disabled)


If the challenging profile of Software Commissioning Engineer appeals to you, apply now by filling in the application form and uploading your CV and cover letter. For more information about this vacancy, please contact Susanne van der Laak, Recruiter – 0413-493674

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