Embedded Software Engineer

 Are you a game changer proficient in C/C++, Java, structured text, with real-time operating systems and motion control experience? Then we need you to join #TeamCTRL!


Welcome to CTRL engineering, where we develop innovative high-tech tailor made machines from scratch across all possible industries! From automotive testbenches to validate the electric motors of your future car to vision based quality monitoring systems or an automated dosing system for your Sunday afternoon tea time pancakes! No challenge to big!
We're seeking talented individuals to engineer disruptive machines! If you're driven by excellence and eager to advance your career, you might just be the gamechanger we're searching for!


• You dive into the engineering process, from brainstorming and conceptualization to prototyping and ultimately bringing these innovative machines to life.
• Your analytical thinking skills ensure that you can design, develop and test high-quality software solutions that meet client’s needs and adhere to coding standards and best practices.
• You’re not afraid to go hands-on and like to share your knowledge with others in the team!
• You always have an eye for both time and budget, which is a challenge itself. Deadlines are always around the corner!


Let’s if you have what it takes to be a game changer!
• Passionate about pushing the boundaries in designing and programming complex multi-disciplinary machines!
• Degree in Computer, ICT, Software or Automation Engineering.
• Proficiency in several programming languages like structured text, C/C++, and Java, with potentially exposure to model-based development using Matlab/Simulink as additional asset!
• Strong interest in crafting software architectures and testing frameworks.
• Interest in software development methodologies and tools for version control (e.g., Git), issue tracking (e.g., JIRA), and CI/CD pipelining.
• Strong understanding of real-time operating systems (RTOS), embedded Linux, or other embedded software environments, with a focus on developing software for fast and time critical systems
• Eager to deploy your software to the real machine, brave enough to solve the hassles that comes with it and ready to party when your see it in action!
• Familiarity with communication protocols commonly used in our applications, such as EtherCAT, CAN bus, Modbus, and MQTT is highly valued
• Experience with Beckhoff as automation platform and their software tools is considered a plus! (TwinCAT 3/Motion/HMI/Vision/...)
• Understanding how to integrate embedded devices with IoT platforms and cloud services including things like MQTT, NodeRed,... is a nice to have!
• Experience with software programming for machine vision applications, including familiarity with image processing algorithms, camera interfaces, and vision libraries (e.g., OpenCV) is a bonus!
• You are very hands-on and pragmatic. You have many DIY projects.
• You are flexible, you have no problems with adapting new plans. Design complex machines is fun, but also unpredictable!
• You can handle pressure because honestly, we work hard!


• You will be joining a team of enthusiastic and passionate colleagues who share your commitment to innovation.
• Involved in the design and development of truly unique projects and solutions, end-to-end. Yes, you can be an mechatronics gamechanger! There is nothing more thrilling than seeing your work out there in the field.
• Access to a broad portfolio of training and educational courses, allowing you to grow.
• The chance to be part of a fast-growing company where you can grow in your area of expertise or interest.
• A convenient office location near the highway (E40-E403) and Bruges central train station topped of with a stylish office providing a stimulating work environment!
• An attractive salary package with additional benefits such as meal vouchers, extensive insurance coverage, extra vacation days, a company car, and our beloved Friday French Fries tradition.


Don't miss out on this opportunity to become a part of our game changing team! Take the first step towards joining CTRL engineering by sending your motivation letter and CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. today! We can't wait to welcome you aboard!