Firmware Engineer (C / C++)

Vacancy number • PUB406895

Firmware Engineer (C / C++)

  • Overijssel
  • Closes 26 April
  • 40 hours
  • Academic Bachelor

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About this job

  • Market: Industry
  • Industry: High Tech
  • Area of Expertise: Embedded Software
  • Location: Overijssel

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 26 April 2024


Our client stands at the forefront of the residential market, offering a diverse array of sustainable solutions encompassing heating, hot water, and renewable energy. Their expertise spans hybrid heat pump and central heating boiler systems, advancements in hydrogen-powered central heating appliances, and innovative smart energy storage and management solutions. Through close collaboration with local specialists and global partners, they tirelessly pioneer groundbreaking sustainable technologies poised to shape the future.

About this role

As a Firmware Engineer, your role encompasses the full spectrum of software development, from initial requirement gathering to ongoing software maintenance. You'll lead the design and development process across the entire lifecycle, offering support to team members, collaborators, and end-users. Your responsibilities include:

  • Detailing requirements comprehensively.
  • Designing, developing, and testing firmware.
  • Documenting software, particularly for safety-critical components.
  • Proficiently utilizing tools like JIRA, Jenkins, and Artifactory.
  • Verifying PCB integration and conducting validation tests.
  • Offering testing and troubleshooting assistance.
  • Identifying and implementing enhancements to processes and products.

The role focusses on product development that will reach a high number of users and a long service life. A quality driven mindset is an important factor within the team.


  • Bachelor's/Master's degree in embedded software engineering or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in embedded software development.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as C/C++ (or similar).
  • Familiarity with configuration management and various software development toolchains and debugging environments.
  • Ability to draft product software specifications and internal technical documentation.
  • Demonstrates proactive initiative, precision, and pragmatism.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum/Kanban/SAFe or scaled agile).
  • Demonstrated affinity or experience with DevOps practices.
  • Exhibits independence, accuracy, initiative, collaboration, and a commitment to quality.


Brunel offers outstanding individuals a highly diverse and challenging job opportunity in a company where an open, professional and pleasant working culture is greatly valued; where your personal initiatives will be noticed and rewarded; and where you will receive all the support, coaching and training you need for your future career.

This is your opportunity to discover a wide range of sectors and activities and develop your expertise in a fast-moving and results-oriented environment. Being intermediated by Brunel means that you are contracted by Brunel. Not only you will have a contract, you will as well be assured of a great career! Our primary and secondary terms of work are excellent.

A few examples are price reductions at Health Insurance, bonus opportunities and standard 26 days off. Brunel Engineering intermediates both junior and senior engineers within the industry for over 30 years now. Our clients vary from multinationals to local companies. Together we will find the job which meets your wishes.

About Brunel

Brunel is a specialized staffing agency, which means you are the focus! We always look for assignments that match your ambitions, life stage, and knowledge. Our consultants maintain warm and personal contact with you as a specialist and are always there for you.

With over 45 years of experience, we know better than anyone how to support and empower people to grow and excel in their careers. Our passion for people drives us to work every day with full conviction on our mission to make a difference in the development of our people.

Our culture
Brunel's core values, "Passion for people," "Entrepreneurship," "Honest and integral," and "Results-oriented," guide our organization and the way our employees act. These values contribute to a positive and productive work environment.

Diversity and inclusion
Additionally, Brunel is committed to valuing and encouraging the diverse cultures, backgrounds, and perspectives within our company. We believe in the power of differences and think that diversity and inclusion contribute to a creative and innovative organization.

CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)
At Brunel, we are strongly aware that we have a responsibility to operate not only economically but also socially and ecologically sustainably. This allows us to grow responsibly and contribute to a better world for future generations. We hope to make an inspiring impact on other companies and collectively make a meaningful difference for people and the environment.

We believe in creating an environment where you can realize your potential and contribute to the success of Brunel. This means connecting, learning, and developing. Here are some benefits of working at Brunel:

  • Thanks to our onboarding program, you start with confidence right away.
  • The personal development plan provides insight into your ambitions and opportunities within Brunel, offering you the chance to achieve personal goals.
  • Through our BeSmart platform, you can take various in-house training courses.
  • The training budget allows you to attend courses and training that align with your development needs and ambitions.
  • The communities provide a platform where you can network and collaborate with other professionals.

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We are here to help achieving your ambitions.

Do you also dream of becoming the best in your profession? Or do you aspire that one dream job? Let us support you! Our Be Smart online learning environment offers all you need. Trainings, study materials and best practices, aimed to improve both your hard and soft skills.
Part of our program is to let you learn and share experiences with colleagues; a network of fellow specialists who participate in training sessions, events, webinars and socials. The ideal platform to spar about your ideas and get to know each other.
Along with our network come many experiences to support your personal, customized career path. Brunel colleagues are assigned in over 500 companies in various branches, that enable you to explore your potential and realize your ambitions.


Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Tom van Setten is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB406895