Vacature: Technical Software Developer for Protomation in Sittard

VACATURENR lv-59276 (14-08-2017)

Vacature: Technical Software Developer for Protomation in Sittard

Protomation BV, based in Sittard, The Netherlands is a leading company in the development and licensing of state of the art simulation software and simulation models for the processing industries. Since its inception Protomation's Operator Training Software have remained at the forefront as a result of own developments. In this capacity, we developed a comprehensive software suite to develop Operator Training Simulators and the deployment of operator training curriculum: Process Studio.

Our main market is the processing industries are Oil- and Gas, (Petro) Chemicals, Plastics, Specialties and Food all over the world.

Due the fact that the demand for Operator Training Simulators is worldwide expanding Protomation is looking for highly skilled and enthusiastic people.

Currently we have vacancies for the position of


For UX-Design and software development

Job description
The key activities are, with a team of colleagues, the design and realization of new functionality for existing program modules of Process Studio*) as well as completely new Process Studio functionality and herewith related software tools.
  • ) Process Studio is a comprehensive software suite for developing and deploying Operator Training Simulators and operator training curriculum.

Candidate Profile
  • Bachelor or Master degree computer science or equivalent with 5 years’ of experience
  • Visual and technical insight in software development
  • Capable of independently realizing UX design and software for software projects
  • Broad experience with Visual Studio C++ (Modern C++)
  • Experience with C#, XAML (UX-development)
  • Know-how of web technology, e-Learning is a plus
  • Know-how of Microsoft Azure and/or Python is a plus
  • Experience with cross-platform (UX-)development is a plus
  • Good command of the English language, and preferably a second foreign language (e.g. German language).
  • Willingness to learn the Dutch language (Level 1 NT2-program)

Personal skills
  • Likes to work as a member of a project team, but can also work independent
  • Ability to maintain overview
  • Proactive attitude, drive to learn and improve skills
  • Strong quality awareness, drive to continuously improving products, while following coding standards
  • Sensitive for colleagues in the work environment
  • Good communication skills

We offer
  • Contribution to the development of state-of-the-art high tech software
  • A lot of attention for individual performance and talent management
  • Excellent terms of employment in an open and dynamic work environment with growth possibilities

Place in the organization
  • You report to the Manager Software & IT

To apply for this position, send your resume with cover letter to:
Protomation BV
Attention: Mr. Leo Rams
Nusterweg 80
6136 KV Sittard
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 46 458 47 48
Fax : +31 46 458 63 83
E-mail: or

We ask candidates to apply for this job directly to Protomation bv.

Acquisition by staffing and / or recruitment & selection companies is not appreciated.

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