Technical Support Engineer


About this job

  • Market: Industry
  • Industry: High Tech
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Overijssel

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Saturday, 18 March 2023

About this role: Technical Support Engineer

The Technical Support department plays a central role in supplying design and test
solutions for Central Heating and Domestic Hot Water appliances. The department consists of two
groups: a 'Protoshop' group and a 'Lab' group.
The 'Protoshop' assists in creating tangible solutions for an appliance that is being designed. The
experienced employees give advice and feedback on the appliance construction during the whole
design process. The group has an extensive workshop with various mechanical construction

The 'Lab' group provides laboratory test solutions for the appliance development process. Having the
laboratory as its home base, the group delivers different types of standard test rigs,
harmonized software and coordinated work processes to other R&D Labs as well. It takes care of
the availability of equipment and all calibrations of the managed instruments. The group ensures the
correct functioning and needed development of a broad variety of measurement software.

As Technical Support Engineer – Software, you will be responsible for the development and
maintenance of the measurement and calibration software used for the R&D Labs. This software is
essential for obtaining reliable test results. You translate user requirements into a structured, well
documented piece of software which will facilitate and improve the large amount of test work. Besides
you guarantee the correct functioning and availability of necessary R&D IT hardware components like
measurement PCs.


  • Responsible for the quality and availability of all R&D Lab software applications both managed
    centrally for several TT R&D Labs, and locally;
  • Responsible for the correct functioning and availability of necessary R&D IT hardware components
    like measurement PCs and data-acquisition modules;
  • Responsible for up-to-date and accurate documentation of all R&D Lab software.


  • Translation of user requirements into a basic design for the software to be developed;
  • Creation and testing of software code, standalone or in co-operation with an external software partner;
  • Setting up test plans and execution of acceptance tests;
  • Version management and documentation of software;
  • Set-up and maintain R&D IT hardware components like measurement PCs and data-acquisition
    modules Software and IT problem solving both locally and internationally;
  • Create user manuals.


  • Bachelor degree or Master in Computer science or comparable;
  • Knowledge of Measurement and Control technology or comparable;
  • Structured way of working (documentation, follow-up & initiative);
  • Excellent quality awareness skills;
  • Thorough knowledge of LabVIEW, database structures, SQL and Office VBA;
  • Proactive team player;
  • Good communications skills in Dutch and English.


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 CZ 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.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Lisette Koopman is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Lisette Koopman
Brunel Netherlands Enschede
+31 682682304