Technical software engineer
Non academic staff (supporting staff)
Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences
The researchers in the Humans & Technology (H&T) research theme in this
department perform high-quality multidisciplinary scientific research at the
intersection of humans and technology, and translate fundamental research
insights into viable applications, services, and policies. Researchers use
various labs and equipment to perform experiments with participants.
The Social robotics lab consists of a space with various types of intelligent
robots. The research in the Social robotics lab aims to create responsible and
socially intelligent robots that can be adopted in a wide variety of human
In the Virtual reality lab people can become fully immersed in virtual worlds.
On the one hand, this allows us to study behaviour in the virtual worlds, that
are invading our life. The virtual reality lab also enables us to precisely
track peoples' behaviour. And we can use the virtual reality to create
situations that are otherwise very hard or impossible to create.
The position includes software development and support for various labs and
equipment including the Social robotics lab and the Virtual reality lab among
Software development of various lab applications
Development and maintenance of software applications for various labs.
Documentation of the developed software.
Virtual reality lab support
Development of VR environments and 3D objects.
Writing interactive VR applications in Vizard, Unity or Unreal Engine.
Maintenance of VR equipment
Social robotics lab support
Programming robot actions.
Maintenance of the robots
Writing instructional material about the use of the software applications.
Giving aural instructions to students and staff.
A completed degree in Technical software engineering at HBO-bachelor
Experience with .NET (C #), Python, Lua, Unity and/or Unreal Engine
(C++) is an advantage.
Communicative and skilled in spoken and written English.
You enjoy working in a dynamic environment.
Conditions of employment
What we offer:
Working at an inspiring campus where we work for the benefit of humanity
and where you have plenty of room for personal development and growth.
The salary is in accordance with the Collective Labor Agreement of the
Dutch Universities and dependable on education and work experience.
You will have free access to internal training programs, and we stimulate
your ambitions/ career by facilitating external training programs.
We offer a one-year contract, with prospect of permanent position.
An attractive package of fringe benefits, including excellent work
facilities, extra holiday allowance 8% in May, end-of-year bonus of 8.3%
in December and 41 holidays per year.
Information and application
Do you recognize yourself in this profile and would you like to know more?
Mr. N. Abed, coordinator laboratories, n.abedattue.nl, or +31 40 247 8756.
For information about terms of employment, click here or contact
Kim Spinder – van Puijenbroek, HR advisor, HRServices.IEISattue.nl or +31
40 247 4465.
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