Software Engineer Rollercoasters


Are you experienced with high tech PLC systems, like Siemens and Rockwell? And are you willing to work internationally within a company that builds devices nobody else can? Than we're looking for you!

This company has been designing, integrating and delivering the very best solution for our customer's, such as rollercoasters. They do this at both national and international level.

As PLC Software Engineer, you are responsible for the programming control software for new projects based on technical specifications. In addition: creating, make improvements, expansions and modifications to existing software. You will be part of the project team that works in various phases: from design to execution and also testing. Together with your colleagues from different disciplines, you discuss the composition of functional descriptions and technical specifications. With your creativity and versatility, you will advise and support the development of concepts and system solutions. Your knowledge and expertise will also be required for standardization projects.

The most important responsibilities of the PLC Software Engineer are:

  • Collaborating with a multidisciplinary project team - in developing PLC applications and the user manual of applications;
  • You implement and test the applications in a virtual environment and afterwards on locations in the Netherlands or abroad;
  • You give instructions to the customer's staff and provide (telephone) support in case of malfunctions.

The salary is based on knowledge and experience and varies between the € 4500 - € 5500 gross a month based on fulltime employment of 40 hours a week.


You fit within the following profile: * You have extensive experience with PLC systems; * A Bachelor's degree in applied science, preferable in Industrial Automation; * Experienced with PLC control systems, like Siemens and Rockwell; * Knowledge and experience with documenting technical specifications and with Hazard Analysis and FMEA. You must be able to document FAT/SAT-report; * You must be willing to work around 40% on location, both in the Netherlands and abroad. This can be from 2 days to a week and in exceptional cases longer. (it is possible that you travel several times for a week to the location over a period of a few months). This will be most likely in Europe but also in China and the USA; * You must be a proactive person who does not have a 9 to 5 mentality.
About the company:

Our client is an innovative and international company, who is developing, building and testing high tech rollercoasters.