Embedded Software Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Embedded Software Engineer

Job description

We are Etergo. We're on a mission to accelerate the global transition towards sustainable energy and transportation by creating a safe, scalable and environmentally friendly alternative to petrol and diesel vehicles. Founded in 2014, we have grown our company with over 70 agile thinkers, building high-end electric transportation. We are currently working on #AppScooter, our first product, to demonstrate that city mobility can be clean, and deeply integrated with technologies that connect us. Since we are growing fast, we’re now looking for an Embedded Software Engineer

You are a Software Engineer, experienced in writing C code for embedded systems. You can work both on the application layer and on low-level drivers. You are passionate about creating good quality software and you take pride in your work.

You will join at a time when additional features are needed before the vehicle is ready to be delivered to customers. Special attention will be paid to implement security and safety controls to ensure that the vehicle is safe to drive.

What will you do:

  • Designing, developing and troubleshooting embedded systems.

  • Write efficient embedded C code for the BCM (Body Control Module).

  • Work on different modules that connect to the BCM.

  • Ensure industry standard quality and safety in the software.

  • Work with a team of engineers within an Agile environment.


This is the right role for you if you have:

  • A Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar.
  • 3-5 years of industry experience writing embedded firmware in C for microcontrollers.
  • Experience releasing software into serial production.
  • Very good programming skills.
  • Working experience with RTOS.
  • Ability to work in a team, but also independently.


  • Experience in the Automotive industry and knowledge of ISO 26262.
  • Working knowledge of in-vehicle networks such as CAN.
  • Experience with test equipment, bus analysers, debug tools.
  • Experience using GIT.
  • Knowledge of security protocols.

About Etergo and our culture:
With over twenty nationalities, we're proud of our diversity and excited to work alongside a team with a vision for a greener future. We work very hard, but have fun and take care of each other as well. We have ping pong battles, plenty of snacks and fresh fruit in the kitchen, and we have a cold beer on Fridays to kick off the weekend. Curious to find out more about our benefits and company overall? Check out our website.

How to apply 
Please make sure that your CV and/or cover letter reflects your experience relevant to this position, as described above. We do appreciate if you can share why you are considering a move and what makes you interested in this particular role. 

Please submit an English version of your CV.