Germany, Erfurt

Software Designer

As a Senior or Lead Software Designer you will design state-of-the-art solutions for a great variety of customers in high-tech. You will be challenged technically on a day-to-day basis, but you’re not alone in that; together with a team of peers you can make impact by designing the electronics that will change people’s lives in the near future. So are you looking for a varied job in high-tech, where you get full recognition and support, plus the chance to grow personally and professionally? Then apply immediately for the Software Designer vacancy and join our team.


Germany, Erfurt
Educational background
A bachelor or master in electronics or similar
Job area
Engineering & Technology
Working in a flexible and hybrid environment
Work experience
Extensive years of relevant work experience
Employment type

This is how you make impact as a Software Designer

As a Software Designer, you are an expert in the software domain, where you will be part of the Design and Engineering group at Neways Technologies within the Embedded Systems department. You are (co)-responsible for the embedded software of the cutting-edge solutions and partly for the electronics part that we develop and produce in consultation with our customers. You will be point of contact for project managers, system architects, domain designers and customers. In your position, you fulfil an intermediary role between the customer and the department. In this position, you will be working on and coach project members in a variety of projects in a project-based manner. You can think of projects within the Smart Mobility, Semicon solutions, and Connectivity industry.

Our application process

First step
Apply today
Second step
Intake tomorrow
Third step
Second interview
Final step
Start right away

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Crafting embedded software with precision to meet specifications
  • Timely completion of assigned tasks adhering to the schedule
  • Maintaining currency with the latest development tools and methodologies
  • Facilitating the release of developed products, with a focus on test tooling
  • Adhering to (internal) coding standards in every aspect of work
  • Active participation in collaborative project teams

This is what we offer you as a competence lead software

An appealing salary tailored to your skills and experience, complemented by an 8% vacation pay. What really sets this job apart is a challenging position in a dynamic and healthy development project-oriented environment, while working with a team of enthusiastic highly skilled professionals. Our international organization is evolving into a System Innovator in which there is focus not only on hard skills, but definitely on soft skills as well.

Furthermore, you can expect*:

  • 27 days of annual leave
  • Plus 13 days off work pursuant to the Reduction of Working Hours Act
  • Working in a flexible and hybrid environment
  • Travel expenses
  • Profit-sharing scheme
  • Bicycle plan
  • Investment in your personal growth

*Terms & conditions in the Netherlands

This is what you bring to the team

Within this job you will design state-of-the-art-solutions for a great variety of customers in high-tech. To do so, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • A bachelor or master degree in electronics or similar;
  • Extensive years of relevant work experience;
  • Knowledge of software development tools (e.g. IAR, Keil, Eclipse);
  • Knowledge of and experience with programming languages, e.g. C/C++, Java,;
  • Knowledge of and experience with OS- and event-based software applications;
  • Knowledge of and experience with software design methodologies, e.g. Jordan, UML, OSI model;
  • Knowledge of and experience with wireless technologies (Wifi, BT, mobile net) is a plus;
  • Knowledge of and experience with hardware and able to build board support packages for different hardware environments.
  • Good communication and writing skills in English, and Dutch is an advantage.

Ready to make impact?

Great! Apply now and explore Neways to create impact as a Software Designer

Do you have any questions? Please contact our Corporate Recruiter.

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(Y)our work changes lives

At Neways, we work to solve today’s and tomorrow’s challenges with cutting-edge high-tech innovations. You work with the brightest talents from all over the world. Highly motivated professionals who want to make a difference. Just like you. Together, we create solutions that improve the lives of people all over the world. That’s why (y)our work changes the way we live, work and play.