Software Engineer

  • Job category IT
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10024472
  • Location Nijmegen
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Industry IT & Telecom

About this vacancy

Department / Project:

The Front End Innovation (FEI) department is responsible for internal technology development as well as working with external wafer foundries to enable business for NXP and work closely together with all design teams to successfully launch products.

Within FEI we have an internally developed software package (called ‘pbsim’) that is helping us to run spice simulations, collect results, process the data, and compare to measurements or other simulations. The output is plotted or tabulated and formatted to highlight anomalies or differences for reviewing purposes.

We recently started an activity to completely redevelop this package in python

Job description

Job Summary:

Join the internal team that is redeveloping pbsim and strengthen it with solid software expertise. Participate in discussions on architecture, design, and leveraging third-party python modules. You take on a significant part of the coding and documentation activities. You share your software knowledge and experience (including good practices around software development in a team) with the other team members and help deploy the software to the end users.

Company

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 35 countries, over 45.000 employees and a revenue of over $10 billion.

Offer description

To be discussed.

Candidate profile

Job Qualifications:

  • BSc/ MSc in Software Engineering (or a similar level of experience/ knowledge)
  • High level of knowledge on python (including object-oriented and functional programming paradigms, design patterns, etc.)
  • Experience and affinity with computer science, math, and managing/processing engineering data
  • Experience with the (automated) creation of informative plots, tables, and reports from engineering data

Soft skills:

  • Team worker, willing to work in international and multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Good communication skills in English, both verbal and in writing