Software Design Engineer

  • Job Reference: HQ00016256
  • Date Posted: 22 May 2019
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: £58,758 to £62,955
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent Package
  • Sector: Belgium
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The software design engineer is responsible for detailed software design and verification and project follow up of new and existing products.

Job Description :
> Execute detailed embedded software design: starting from a requirement specification, design the software embedded in different products such as lights and regulators or power units
> Cooperate with integration of the software & electronics into a new product
> Verify the software at low level (normal path, error path, boundaries for routines) and at functional level (fail safe mode, behavior under load and stress conditions - circuit stability tests, used decision algorithms for regulation, triggering…etc)
> For embedded software, cooperate closely with the electronics engineer
> For configuration: develop user interfaces and software to configure the devices and the circuits on the airfield
> Cooperate in establishing the product specification and product documentation (manuals, leaflets) with product marketing
> Provide maintenance of existing products during the product life cycle
> Build up knowledge of business standards (FAA, ICAO, …) & participate in activities to improve these business standards
> Provide technical support to other departments
> Prospect new technology & development platforms
> Continuously search for improvement of design & build and test tools
> Take part in external relations with innovative suppliers, subcontractors, universities, external laboratories and other business fields.
> Take part in securing of intellectual work through the generation of invention disclosures and patents.
> Adhere to all relevant administrative requirements, policies and procedures and respect confidentiality of data and compliance rules.

Skills/Qualification :

Business Skills :
> Analytical
> Ability for creative, out-of-the-box thinking
> Result and quality oriented driven
> Team player
> Communicative
> Stress resistant
> Willingness to travel and to stay abroad for short periods.

Experience :
> Knowledge in design & development platforms for software
> Knowledge of modern processors (e.g. ARM family) & electronic components
> Knowledge of communication protocols & interfaces (RS485, TCP/IP, Ethernet, JBUS, Modbus, Profibus, OFDM…)
> Knowledge of software design & test methodologies
> Experience in working with power control loop software is an asset
> Basic knowledge of electronics to be able to perform debug activities on real electronics
> Knowledge of continuous integration environments
> Knowledge of test tools for software & electronics (including oscilloscope)
> Profound knowledge of C, C++

IT-Skills :
> Windows, Linux, office environment
> Different configuration environments e.g. Subversion, Trac
> Confluence

Languages :
> Multi-language, international & intercultural experience
> Dutch, French, English; other languages and especially German are an asset

This is a fantastic opportunity! Apply now, or alternatively send your CV to