• Landelijk
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
  •  per 
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Traineeship Embedded Software Engineer

  • 06 november 2017
  • Landelijk
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
  •  per 


  • 06 november 2017
  • vacaturenummer: 9030438

YACHT trainees has developed a new, innovative and successful talent programme. Within the YACHT traineeship, talents are trained as professional specialists with management skills. Would you like to develop software for innovative products in challenging projects for high-tech customers? Where you are 100% involved and where you can combine technology with working in an R&D environment? Are you the perfect match?

In this technical traineeship you will grow to a software project lead or a lead engineer (system architect) within 3 years. You will do different assignments at a high level.  You will execute the complete realization trajectory of modules or subsystems. This includes e.g. real-time video signal processing functions, user-interface, SDK/API design for use by 3rd parties, etc. The development trajectory includes feasibility study, specification, performance analysis, design, implementation, testing, documentation, etc. You will be an integral part of a development team consisting of hardware engineers, embedded software engineers, application software and algorithm designers and system architects.  


  • Bachelor, Master or Phd level in, for example, control engineering, mechatronics, computer science etc.
  • Knowledge of processes for embedded software development according to V-cycle through relevant internships or projects
  • (draft) experience with Matlab / Simulink is a plus.
  • Experience with C/C++ or HTML or C# or Java (EE) is a plus.
  • Any experience with drafting software specifications, software testing using Matlab / Simulink.
  • Experience with process support tools (defect management, calibration, programming tools etc).
  • Preferably knowledge of model-based design techniques.
  • English speaking (must), Dutch is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Project management experience during your education. 


YACHT Trainees Engineering offers you the most challenging assignments for our clients. Work that matters is our focus. As a trainee you will participate in our talent program #schoolofwork! #Schoolofwork Is more than a series of workouts. It is a complete training program with intensive coaching, online assignments, and talent Days intervisions. You get from YACHT a talent coach who guides you and from our training you get a Talent psychologist. In addition to this program and intensive counseling we offer you a competitive salary and the opportunity to create and grow beautiful steps herein.



As a Trainee you will be trained as a specialist with management skills! Together we look for the best assignments at one of our technical clients. We offer intercompany traineeships to (work in 3 years at 2 or 3 different clients) or in-house traineeships (2 or 3 different assignments at one client).
Each Yacht trainee follows in three years, in addition 2 to 3 challenging assignments for various clients, and an intensive personal leadership journey. Active coaching and mentoring, competence and self-reflection by other trainees herein are important pillars. A YACHT trainee is performing at least a fresh look and increased efficiency within the organization. Now and in the future!
As a trainee you will be selected on the skills and attributes. The core competencies that apply to all Trainees are:

  • Discipline
  • Results orientation 
  • Impact
  • Self development
  • Adaptability
You also have at least completed a HTS or TU education in a technical (mechanics, mechatronics, electrical engineering, software, physics, chemistry or related) and up to 2 years work experience.
Extracurricular activities certainly count in the selection process! Do you have management experience, relevant additional jobs, overseas experience or something? Let this be sure to come out in your resume!
The above core competencies are assessed through an online assessment tool!  Apply via the apply-button, then Yacht Trainees will send you to a link to the test!
YACHT Trainees is the specialist in the field of young talent. We find, retain and develop highly skilled young people (HBO / WO) with a maximum of 2 years work experience. YACHT Trainees has developed a new, innovative and already successful talent program. Within the YACHT traineeship talent is trained as specialist with management skills. The program steams you ready in 3 years to play strategic positions.



Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Ilgin Kilic via telefoonnummer

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