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Lead Software Developer

Employment type: Full time
Terminability: unlimited
Position type: Employee

Are you a driven Lead Software Development Engineer with a passion for high-tech developments? Then you've come to the right place!

Dematic provides automation solutions to a range of customers in different sectors of the industry. From self-propelled forklift trucks and automated guided in-floor chain conveyors to stacker cranes in high-bay warehouses, Dematic provides each customer with a customised solution. Having good relationships and collaboration with our customers is crucially important to us. Together, we aim for closer collaboration and we raise the standards – every time!

As a Lead Software Developer you coach, support and lead an AGILE scrum team. You work directly with the product owners in order to understand the entire vision of the product roadmap. This understanding will be used to ensure the local team is following the vision and achieving its goals. You will lead and participate in the architectural design of features early in the development cycle, influencing it to drive quality and adherence to the specification. Furthermore you will analyse code quality and continually assess risk to ensure that high quality solutions are delivered and you ensure software conforms to operational requirements of hosting environment.


  • Analyzing Customer Requirements
  • Research, Design, Testing / Debugging, and implementation of a variety of host Software, including:
    • Graphical User Interface Screens
    • Storage / Retrieval Algorithms
    • Warehouse Control Logic
  • Further developing existing programs for fixes or improvements by analyzing and identifying the areas for modification
  • Creating Technical specifications and test plans
  • Server and PC setup, software installation, including Virtualized Servers.
  • Working closely with other Staff including:
    • Other Software Engineers
    • Customer Service Engineers
    • Project Managers
    • Hardware Engineers
    • System Designers
  • Continually updating technical knowledge and skills by attending in-house and/or external courses, reading manuals, researching new technologies / methodologies, and accessing new applications

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Able to Fluently communicate both written and spoken in English.
  • C# Programming Experience with Upper-Level Controls and User Interface points.
  • Database Experience (MS-SQL, Oracle, and others)
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows Server Editions and Desktop Editions
  • Quality-oriented and customer-focused.
  • Ability to work well with others in a fast-paced innovative environment
  • Experience with Communications Protocols (TCP, UDP, FTP, etc…).
  • Experience with Microsoft Office

Within the framework of our corporate culture. we rely on your sense of responsibility, openness and enthusiasm and you can rely on our enthusiasm and passion to grow together.

What we expect of you:

  • You are interested in the application of high-tech solutions in industrial environments
  • You have a degree in Computer Science, Software / Computer Engineering
  • You are willing to travel up to 25%
  • You have an excellent knowledge of Dutch and can communicate effectively in English.

What you can expect:

An open culture with colleagues fascinated by technology. An organization in which there is room for initiative and consultation. Training and courses which will contribute to your personal development. The opportunity to expand your horizons, both literally and figuratively! And, of course, an attractive remuneration package.

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