C++ Software Developer

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Vimec Applied Vision Technology is the leader in Glass Inspection and Monitoring Solutions for the world-wide industry of pharmaceutical glass packaging. Vimec maintains a portfolio of dedicated inspection systems for glass syringes, vials, ampoules and cartridges.

Each role in our organization is challenging and allows you to interact with passionate people, creating solutions for worldwide customers in a technical innovative environment.

About the function
As a software engineer, you will further develop our own software for computer vision applications in the industrial automation industry. From existing and new projects, you will learn from all aspects which typically occur in machine-vision automation processes. In your development curve from smaller to larger projects, there will always be room of differentiation or specialization.

We have modernized our software development process, using GitLab and modern C++ compilers (gcc-11.2). Our next generation architecture will be based on modern C++ concepts and best practices like the C++ Core Guidelines. We use components such as Qt, {fmt}, Boost, Eigen and OpenCV. Our goal is to further modernize the existing code base.

You are responsible for:
• Development and maintenance of high quality, re-useable, high performance SW components.
• Design of software components and work with a team to realize the implementation.
• Support project management in estimation, planning and execution of these software components.
• Ensure that performance / nonfunctional requirements are defined and addressed.
• Promote spreading of domain knowledge, system thinking and customer understanding.
• Leverage software technologies to build simple and robust solutions.

To succeed in this role, you should have this experience:
• 3 or more years of working with C++.
• Knowledge of C++ 17/20 is a plus.
• Experience with design and development in a Linux environment.
• Knowledge in software design concepts and design patterns is a plus.
• Knowledge of Agile methodology, tools and practices is a plus.
• You like to keep up to date with language and technology advancements.
• You are able to work in a team with other software developers and people in other disciplines (mechanical- and optical engineering).
• A vivid affinity for industrial automation and creativity are welcome.
• Fluency in English; Dutch and other languages are an asset.

About Vimec
One of the most important criteria in the pharmaceutical market is that medicines, such as the Pfizer anti-corona vaccine, are supplied error-free and exactly according to specifications. The excellent condition of the primary packaging is essential and it must be exactly according to requirements. Consequential damage and especially the personal consequences, if those requirements are not met are be disastrous.

The glass packaging inspection systems designed by Vimec have the full confidence of its customers in the 100% correct inspection of this packaging. This trust has been built over more than 30 years and can only be maintained by continuous quality improvements, system innovation and integrating industry 4.0. – data processing applications that increase product quality and production productivity at the customer. Within this challenging environment, you will play an important role together with all your future colleagues.

Vimec is part of Tiama Inspection Worldwide. With a total of about 400 employees with subsidiaries in several countries all over the world, Tiama is specialized in inspection of glass for the molded glass market with customers in food and beverage. the strategic and technological fit of Vimec and Tiama is perfect to tackle the joint challenges and create the future of glass inspection.

What we offer
• Enjoy variable office hours;
• There’s room for your individual development;
• Fantastic, skilled and unique colleagues;
• Of course there’s an interesting salary-package;
• A culture of growth in an ambitious organization;
• We breathe challenge and innovation;
• Weekly sports & drinks and a monthly all-employee drink
• In your dynamic work-environment you’ll find promotional opportunities, both within and in addition to your field of expertise;
• An open atmosphere, freedom and room for authenticity;
• We promote and reward innovative ideas and suggestions;
• You’ll be part of a wide range and diversity in projects and applications;

Are you interested, or know anyone who wants to grow with us?
Tell us about your motivation and send your resumé to

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