Embedded Engineer

  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Embedded Engineer

Job description


Hiber is a young and fast growing startup in the Internet of Things sector. With the use of a constellation of nano satellites Hiber enables connectivity for remote and rural areas, which still makes up for 90% of the globe. Hiber makes opportunities limitless for businesses who want to gain control over the insights they value most.

To provide this global connectivity we are in search of an Embedded Engineer who will execute a complete embedded software development lifecycle. The goal is to create scalable and optimized software systems to ensure the quality Hiber stands for. With your work as Embedded Engineer you will make sure the efficiency of the system is stable and reliable.

Furthermore, responsibilities are:

  • Implementing software of embedded devices and systems,

  • Design, develop, code, test and debug system software,

  • Review code and design,

  • Analyze and enhance efficiency, stability and scalability of system resources,

  • Integrate and validate new product designs,

  • Interface with hardware design and development.


You love tech and...

  • Have a Bachelor/Master's’ degree in Computer Science or Engineering,

  • Have 5 years of comparable work experience,

  • Fluent in English - Dutch is a big plus,

  • Experience in hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets,

  • Solid programming experience in C or C++,

  • Proven experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems,

  • Familiarity with software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, and peer review,

  • Excellent knowledge of OS coding techniques, IP protocols, interfaces and hardware subsystems.

What’s in it for you

  • Working with truly experienced professionals,
  • Inspirational innovative start-up environment,
  • Being a part of a groundbreaking innovations with 21st century tech pioneers,
  • Head office on the canals @ Keizersgracht and the technical office in Delft near the TU Delft Campus ground. 


Hiber is an eclectic team of like-minded, big-hearted and seriously motivated guys and girls who want to change the world, for good. Pushing the boundaries is what drives us. We love tech. More importantly, we love what we know it can do to make everyone’s life better. And it is that human touch, that desire to improve everything, that sets us all apart and gives us a real buzz. We think of ourselves as 21st century tech pioneers. Exploring new possibilities every day. Doing what no one ever dared to do before. And succeeding. For us, tech isn’t a new app, game or social media fad. It’s a chance to make a real difference, long-term. Not a quick buck short-term.

To date, we hang out in offices in Amsterdam and Delft (home of a big tech university) in the Netherlands. But with more and more, open-minded thinkers and doers wanting to join us, who knows where’s next. For the space junkies amongst you, we launch our satellites with PSLV in India and SpaceX from Cape Canaveral.