PLC Software Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10017414
  • Locatie Bakel
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

Our clients is one of the world’s largest systems suppliers for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical sectors. Their portfolio includes machinery and plants as well as advanced process technology, components and comprehensive services. Used across diverse industries, they enhance the sustainability and efficiency of production processes globally.


As a PLC Software Engineer, you are responsible for;

  • The design and realisation of the software for our single machines and complete production lines
  • Developing and Programming of software on your own and as part of a team depending on the size of the project
  • Developing customer specific applications and also install these globally at our customers
  • Training customers on our machines and software applications
  • Translating a customer request to a workable software solution

This position of Software engineer is located in Bakel. The Software Engineer will report to the Head of Machine Software Food Processing & Packaging.


The international industrial technology group specializes in machinery and plants as well as advanced process technology, components and comprehensive services. With over 18,000 employees, the group generated revenue of more than EUR 4.6 billion in fiscal year 2020. A major focus is on continuously enhancing the sustainability and efficiency of customers’ production processes. They plant, processes and components to help achieve significant reductions in carbon emissions, plastic use and food waste in worldwide production. In this way, they make a decisive contribution toward a sustainable future, fully in line with its corporate philosophy of “engineering for a better world.”


Competitive remuneration package.



  • Bachelor degree or equivalent with relevant experience (minimum of 5 years) within similar function and international business environment
  • Knowledge of IEC 61131-3 and Structured Text is a must
  • Knowledge of B&R PLC’s and C# is a pre
  • Self-supportive –result driven –team player
  • Willingness to travel globally (10 to 20%)
  • Fluent in English, spoken and written, Dutch is a pre

Soft skills

  • Result driven
  • Team player
  • Self-starter