Software Engineer AGV
  • Role with impact
  • Parttime possible
  • Impact on future talent
  • Maassluis
  • 32-40 hours
  • HBO of WO opleiding
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What is your role?

Would you like to work for one of the most innovative companies in the Netherlands? Does it excite you to work on the next generation software of our robots? And are you an experienced software engineer? Please continue reading!

As a Software Engineer in the AGV team you are responsible for the further development and the maintenance of our automated feeding system and other automated guided vehicles. We are looking for two new colleagues!

As part of the software development team you participate in every phase of the product development process to finalize a production worthy system. The challenge is to translate the requirements to a solid software design.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Designing, implementing and testing of C++, C and python.
  • Optimizing data structures and algorithms used in production.
  • Maintaining existing embedded software including parts of legacy code.
  • Ensuring quality-control based on design and code reviews, plus defining unit and integration tests.
  • Contributing to the agile work process by reporting your coding plans, project progress and managing risks.

What is your experience?

  • You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science (or a similar study).
  • You have at least 5 years of experience with software engineering – bonus points if you have experience with embedded systems.
  • You are an experienced developer who can write professional code and  you have experience with the C++ programming language and are familiar with Python 3.6 and above.
  • Software Architecture knowledge is appreciated. 
  • Knowledge of ROS 2 is a plus.
  • You have working knowledge of Linux and Git.
  • Experience in working in multidisciplinary Agile Scrum teams and showing that you are a good team-player in SW development.
  • Affinity with mechatronics is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Gitlab CI or similar tools is appreciated.
  • Knowledge of Robotics and Mobile Robotics is a plus.
  • Knowledge of AGV, localization and navigation algorithms is appreciated.
  • You are living in Europe.

What do we offer you?

A job for a true inventor, at a company driven by innovation. You will see your ideas come to life as they leave the factory to our customer, the dairy farmer. At the end you will contribute to a sustainable way of farming. 

We offer..

  • flexibility in terms of working times and conditions;
  • variety one day you will be at the workshop, another day on the farm and the next day you will work at the main office;
  • the space and freedom to innovate, construct new ideas and tinker in our workshop;
  • 40 holidays per year; 
  • the tastiest coffee you will ever drink, courtesy of our barista;
  • time for fun: table football, volleyball and a basketball court.

Recruitment or Consulting agency?

 We appreciate your interest, but we are sourcing all our candidates directly. We understand you are trying to offer your candidates interesting jobs at an innovative company like Lely but consider that any unsolicited profiles you send us will be treated as direct applications.

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Olaf Smid

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About Lely

At Lely, we believe in achieving a sustainable, profitable and agreeable future for dairy farmers by combining robotisation, engineering and farming expertise.

It all started with a dream cherished by two brothers in Maassluis 70 years ago, and ever since, we have worked to become innovative market leaders in automated systems for dairy farmers across the globe. With a team of 2,300 professional specialists, we work constantly to bring about revolutionary solutions for the agro industry. We are based at our Maassluis Campus, a building which features the highest sustainability performance possible, not just in the Netherlands, but on a global scale. Our overall objective: making dairy farming interesting, also for the coming generations.