Control Software Engineer

  • Software
  • Utrecht, Netherlands

Control Software Engineer

Job description

At Vitestro, we are technology enthusiasts - looking for a control software engineer who is equally passionate about developing a completely new robotics system.

We are developing a medical robotics device that has the potential to touch the lives of a billion patients. As we are treading down a path where not many people have ever gone before, we are looking for inventors who like to push boundaries…

Our software team consists of a software architect, four control software engineers and two vision engineers. You will fulfill a key role within our team with the opportunity to learn and grow a lot in the domain of robotics. You will work frequently outside your comfort zone, working with a lot of different novel technologies. In addition, you will collaborate with different disciplines. 

The following will be at the core of your responsibilities:

  • Development and implementation of real-time control software of the robotics system
  • Connect various extra sensors and hardware modules to the real-time control of the system
  • Maintain and extend our real-time operating system and control platform
  • Extending our continuous deployment infrastructure.

Job requirements

Your profile

· Master’s degree in computer science, electrical engineering (or equivalent)

· 1-3 years of working experience in writing real-time software in C++

· Experience with test-driven development

· Experience with (real-time) OS maintenance & software update (yocto-based)

· Experience with developing software on embedded micro-controllers

· Experience with state machines

· Full-time available


· Knowledge of Python

· Knowledge of low-level programming languages such as C

· Experience with software development for moving hardware devices

· Experience with software development for medical devices (IEC 62304)

· Passion for robotics and AI

Interested? Apply via the apply button! For questions please contact Venetia de Wit at tel 06-15850813 or

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