Electrical & Software Engineer

We are looking for a hands-on, accurate engineer who knows how to design well documented, advanced technology with limited risk.

What will you do?

You will develop software and electric designs for all systems that are used in our submersibles. To achieve the high standard that we need, these designs need to be documented and tested correctly.

Examples of systems that we use in the subs are:

• Battery Management Systems (lithium ion)
• PLC’s and Touch screen pc’s for HMI
• Industrial Firewalls and WIFI
• Various types of sensors
• Motor controllers
• Sonar, USBL, DVL, INS, GPS, underwater-communication systems
• Lights and various camera’s

Tools that we use:

• PCWORX and Visu+ (Phoenix Contact)
• Windows 7/10 embedded, Linux
• Different data busses: CAN, Ethernet, ISO, RS485, MODBUS, Profinet
• FMEA, GRPA risk assessments
• Hardware-in-the-loop testing


What we are looking for...

• Higher technical education, for example electric, car technology or mechatronics
• Few years of experience in product development
• Willingness to travel occasionally
• Good command of English and Dutch
• Available to occasionally answer technical questions from the field outside office hours
• Team-player with good sense of humor

What do we offer?
We offer a pleasant, challenging and dynamic work environment with an ambitious team of likeminded professionals. You will have the opportunity to expand your personal horizons in an agile organization, which is looking to build a legacy based on a fleet of the world’s best submersibles. We start with a full training course to become familiar with all technical and operational aspects of our submersibles.

Do you recognize yourself in this profile and do you want a challenging job at U-Boat Worx? Please send us your motivation letter and resume with your picture.


Acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.

Over U-Boat Worx

U-Boat Worx is een Nederlands bedrijf, opgericht in 2005, door Bert Houtman. Wij zijn gespecialiseerd in het ontwikkelen, produceren en verkopen van duikboten voor 1 tot 11 personen. Deze minionderzeeƫrs worden gebouwd voor dieptes van 100 tot wel 3.000 meter en kenmerken zich door het kleine formaat, het lage gewicht en de innovatieve techniek. De duikboten gebruiken de nieuwste technologische-ontwikkelingen om klanten te voorzien van de veiligste en best presterende duikboten.

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