Embedded Software Developer (f/m/d)

Main work location: Mechelen, Belgium


As Embedded Software Developer, you will be part of an international team of Design Engineers and Software Developers.

You build C/C++ applications for industrial production installations. Your primary responsibilities will be to design and develop these applications and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure.

You will spend a considerable amount of time on documenting and testing your or someone else’s code, as your work and working procedures will also be audited regularly.

Your main responsibilities:

  • Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications.
  • Design, build, test, document and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications.
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to mitigate and address these issues.
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and automation.


  • You combine a higher degree in Computer Science or Engineering with C and C++ programming experience. A sincere interest in industrial process control systems is required!
  • Embedded and real time operating systems have no secrets to you.
  • You have extensive knowledge of microcontroller and microprocessor-based hardware and peripherals (sensors, actuators, communication busses).
  • As Embedded Software Developer, you are familiar with electronics, embedded system design, low level hardware-software interaction and real time processing requirements.
  • You always work meticulously with respect to the applicable guidelines and rules as required for a pharmaceutical production installation.
  • You are committed to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design and delivering a quality product.
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Basic knowledge of German is required for reading and writing of code documentation.
  • Your main work location will be at Fette Compacting Belgium in Mechelen. Your training will take place at Fette Compacting Germany and frequent travel to Fette Compacting Germany will be part of the job.


As Embedded Software Developer at Fette Compacting you are part of the development of high-end equipment, from initial concept to final design. In this international working environment, you provide solutions to the pharmaceutical industry under flexible working conditions. You will be working in a start-up environment where continuous learning is encouraged.

Fette Compacting offers you an attractive salary package.

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Fette Compacting

With more than 5,000 installed machines, Fette Compacting is the a global market leader for tablet production solutions. The company holds more than 140 patents covering core technologies and procedures which underlines its role at the cutting edge of technology. Fette Compacting is the only manufacturer of tablet presses, operating a global network of competence centers in Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Judith Zimmermann

Human Resources

Grabauer Str. 24
21493 Schwarzenbek

T: +49 4151 12-721

E: jobsfette-compacting.com