Project Engineer Electronics

Founded in 1964, VETUS sets the global standard in the design and manufacturing of complete onboard boat systems—including engines, generators, bow thrusters and control panels—for recreational and small commercial vessels. VETUS prides itself on innovation and engineers the majority of its 4,000+ product lineup in-house. The company’s commitment to quality, reliability, and delivering a superior customer experience has earned the trust of boaters, yacht builders, and marine training establishments all over the world.VETUS has its headquarters in the Netherlands, with subsidiaries in 17 other countries and an unparalleled worldwide distribution and service network.

For our R&D department in Schiedam (the Netherlands), we are looking for a:

Project Engineer Electronics

VETUS is looking for an all-round electronics engineer that thrives in a creative surrounding while running a diversity of innovative projects for a unique international market. A flexible colleague (M/F) that can handle product development in the broad definition. At VETUS the responsible engineer handles the complete process of development from idea to market introduction including testing, validation and the (internal/external) handover to production. Improvement of current VETUS products is also part of the job description.

Within a passionate development team you’ll develop new concepts, work together with external development & production partners.

Do you feel that you currently might not have the skillset to fill the exact position, but might grow into it with some guidance and training….. please, do not hesitate to apply!


  • Software and hardware development through all phases of a product for the pleasure marine market
  • Translating customer problems into product improvements for the existing product range
  • Defining and developing a project roadmap (administration, planning, monitoring and management)
  • Providing technical support to other departments (Sales/Service)
  • Guiding certification processes with external experts
  • Maintaining existing products


  • HBO/WO/BS Degree in Electrical Engineering/ Computer Science (or comparable) with minimum 2 years of embedded system development experience.
  • Fluent in either English or Dutch language
  • Experience with Embedded systems development, design and testing of PCB’s with SMD components.
  • Experience with programming C, C++
  • Experience with CAN programming/debugging and electrical motor drives is a pre
  • Experience with software development on operating systems such as Linux is a pre
  • Affinity with maritime/automotive or related field is a pre

We offer

A full time function in a dynamic but flat organization. You work in an innovative and solid company that focuses on customers and technology. Market-based working conditions.


Send your resume plus motivation as soon as possible to VETUS B.V., attn. Mrs. D. Moesker, Fokkerstraat 571, 3125 BD Schiedam or call us at +31 884 884 700

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