VSTEP is a leading international manufacturer of marine simulators and virtual training software for incident response. From its headquarters in Rotterdam, a worldwide market is served that includes nautical schools, ship-owners, naval academies, defense forces, emergency response services, airports, port authorities, etc.

The development department is responsible for the manufacturing of our different software products.

To support the development team of VSTEP we invite applications for the position of

Software Engineer (Back-End)

The Software Engineer develops and maintains new or improved software products. Responsibilities include providing innovative and cost-effective engineering solutions for real-time simulation.


  • You are an experienced C++ developer with  3+ years of experience
  • You have a bachelor or master degree in Computer Science
  • You have excellent mathematical and analytical skills
  • You have strong software design and architecture skills
  • You have good communication skills in English and preferably also in Dutch
  • You are a team player but can also work independently
  • You have an enthusiastic and quality-oriented attitude
  • You are full-time available and with a Dutch working permit


  • You have experience with real-time 3D engines
  • You have affinity with virtual reality and real-time simulations
  • You have past experience with large scalable systems

You will be working in a professional, young and enthusiastic group of hard-working people operating in an innovative and dynamic high growth environment. Your workplace is in the heart of Rotterdam, The Netherlands, with flexible working hours, commuting expense and free lunch facilities.

For more information, please contact Ms. Karin Reichardt, VSTEP’s Internal Operations Manager at +31102014520.

You can apply for this job opening by sending your CV and application letter to hrm@vstepsimulation.com.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.