Software Engineer Milking Robot
  • Role with impact
  • Working together with engineers
  • Parttime possible
  • 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 businesses in the Netherlands? Do you find the idea of working on the new generation software for our robots exciting? Are you an experienced Software Engineer? If so, be sure to read on!

As a Software Engineer at Lely, you will be responsible for the ongoing development and maintenance of our automated milking systems and other advanced autonomous robots.

Your responsibilities will be comprehensive. As a member of the Software Development Team you will be involved in every stage of the production-development process with the ultimate aim of achieving a responsible production system. The challenge will be to translate the requirements into a robust software design deploying a test-driven approach.

What will be your other duties?

  • The design, implementation and testing of C++ (embedded) software.
  • Optimisation of data structures and algorithms to enhance production.
  • Maintaining existing embedded software, including components of legacy software codes.
  • Ensuring quality control on the basis of design and code reviews; specifying unit and integration tests.
  • Contributing to the Agile work process by reporting on planning and project progress, as well as the management of risks and threats.

What is your experience?

  • You have a Bachelor or Master qualification in Computer Science (or a similar domain).
  • You have at least 3 years experience of Software Engineering; experience with embedded systems and automated testing would be an asset.
  • You are prepared to increase your knowledge of CAN bus protocols and the programming of micro controllers in C.
  • You have experience of using the C++ programming language and are familiar with Python 3.6.
  • You have a working knowledge of Linux and Git.
  • You have experience of working within multidisciplinary Agile Scrum teams.
  • You are an EU citizen.

What do we offer you?

  • 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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About Lely

Lely, founded in 1948, directs all its efforts towards creating a sustainable, profitable and enjoyable future in farming. Circling the cow, the company develops premium robotics and data systems that increase animal welfare, flexibility and the production on the dairy farm. For more than 25 years, Lely has been leading in the sale and service of automated milking systems to successive generations of dairy farmers across the globe. Every day, Lely inspires her employees to offer customers innovative solutions and be a reliable partner for long-term advice and support. With her Head office in The Netherlands and a worldwide network of dedicated Lely Center locations for tailor-made sales and support, the Lely Group is active in more than 40 countries and employs around 1.200 people.