Embedded Developer

Sassenheim, The Netherlands

// What will you do?

Do you think sustainability is important? Then help households and offices use less gas by heating more efficiently and providing more insight into energy use! As an embedded developer, you will help build new products and improve zone heating products (gateway along with zigbee devices). By doing so, you are helping European households use less gas. The position of Embedded Software Developer is challenging and includes:

  • Developing new products.
  • Devising new features for the products.
  • Optimizing zigbee communication and energy consumption.
  • Programming in C from low-level drivers to high-level application firmware.


// What do we expect from you?
  • You are available 24-40 hours per week.
  • You are precise and a team player.
  • You preferably have 2 years of relevant work experience.
  • As an Embedded Software Engineer you have studied a WO- or HBO-study (Technical) Computer Science, Electrical Engineering (TCK)/Embedded systems, Physics or Mathematics.
  • You are someone who doesn’t mind diving into something and learning new things.
  • You have programming experience, preferably on embedded platforms and at and/or Microcontrollers.
  • You master the English language, both spoken and written. Speaking Dutch is a plus. All our documentation and github issues are in English.


// What do we have to offer you?

In this position you will fall directly under the R&D manager and work with colleagues.

  • An informal and collegial atmosphere and a healthy work-life balance. Lunch together with the whole team and optional lunch walk.
  • Interesting, challenging projects and ambitious work environment. You will be the main embedded developer and therefore feel full ownership and see immediate results of your contribution.
  • Salary of €3000-4000/month.
  • Vacation pay (8% of gross salary).
  • 25 vacation days. Plus one additional vacation day for every two years working at Plugwise.
  • 1-year contract with a 1-month probationary period, with the intention to renew.
  • Travel allowance.
  • Easily accessible office by public transport.
  • Ability to work partially from home.
  • The best friday afternoon drinks with your colleagues.


// About us

Plugwise has the best and most comprehensive zone heating proposition for both home and office use. This means that heating is smarter and more comfortable at the right time and gas is saved. Plugwise also provides live insight into energy consumption by reading the smart meter. Plugwise is a small company with 11 employees and operating in Europe and Japan.


// Procedure

Plugwise would like to receive your CV with your motivation for this position if it appeals to you.

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After receiving your application, if your resume appeals to us, we will contact you within 4 business days for an online interview or phone call. Once the position is filled, we will notify all applicants of the application closure. If you have any questions, you can call +31 882 43 30 70