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A career at QPS

At QPS you work at the forefront of technical automation, in a horizontal organization that is driven by knowledge. Your ingenuity and initiative can grow to their full potential. Our company culture is informal, open and friendly. We provide excellent possibilities for training while we take your personal ambitions and employability into account. You will find challenge and variation in an innovative, dynamic and international environment. We provide a good salary and a complete package of secondary working conditions.


If you are interested in a position, contact us at:

QPS
Attn. Manager Human Resources
Handelsweg 6
3707 NH Zeist
The Netherlands

email : vacatures@qps.nl

US office
Attn. Manager Human Resources
104 Congress St., Suite 304
Portsmouth, NH 03801
USA


email : jobs@qps-us.com

Canadian office
836 Churchill Row
Fredericton, New Brunswick
E3B 1P9
Canada

email : jobs@qps.nl

 

THANKS TO A GROWING MARKET SHARE AND INVESTMENT IN QPS, we currently we have the following positions available:

    JUNIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER HYDROGRAPHICS

    31 January 2018

    Location
    Zeist (NL)

    At QPS, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

    Safety and efficiency are two keywords for Saab’s Maritime Traffic Management business.

    What you will be part of

    Quality Positioning Services BV (QPS), headquartered in Zeist, The Netherlands, is part of the Saab Maritime Traffic Management group. QPS subsidiary offices are located in Portsmouth USA, in Fredericton Canada, and in Banbury UK.

    Our software is used, worldwide, for pilotage, hydrographic surveying, dredging, off-shore construction, oceanography, processing and visualization.

    We currently have an opening for a Junior Software Engineer, for our Zeist office. You will have 36 colleagues of which 17 work in the Product Development department.

    Your role

    You will be involved in all areas of development, from design to implementation and testing, related to our main products. You will be working as part of our Zeist development team. Some travel to our subsidiary in Fredericton, Canada may be required.

    Your experiences and skills

    • Higher degree in a relevant subject ( e.g. Electronics, Engineering, IT);
    • 0-3 years relevant experience as software engineer and technical insight;
    • You communicate fluently in English (Dutch preferred);
    • Knowledge of C++ or C#;
    • Experience with MS Visual Studio is a plus;
    • Analytical thinker, flexible and creative;
    • Additional experience in ASP.Net, HTML 5, JavaScript is a plus;
    • Interest in Hydrography, Maritime Navigation, Oceanography or Mathematics;
    • Dutch residency or work permit / visa/ citizenship in the Netherlands.

    About Saab

    Saab is a global defence and security company operating in the fields of air,land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 14,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

    Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.


    Contact
    Karin Nijhof (Netherlands)
    karin.nijhof@saabgroup.com

    3D GRAPHICS DEVELOPER

    17 December 2017

    Location
    Fredericton, Canada

    At QPS, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

    What you will be part of

    Quality Positioning Services BV (QPS), headquartered in Zeist, The Netherlands, is part of the Saab Maritime Traffic Management group. QPS subsidiary offices are located in Portsmouth USA, Fredericton Canada, and in Banbury UK.

    Our software is used, worldwide, for pilotage, hydrographic surveying, dredging, off-shore construction, oceanography, processing and visualization. One of the key technology of QPS is the development of new techniques for 3D visualization of the underwater environment.

    We currently have an opening for a Junior or Intermediate 3D Graphics Programmer full time position in our QPS Fredericton, New Brunswick Office.

    Your role

    You will work within our team of software developers to write, modify and integrate software code and focus mainly on 3D graphics development. You will be working as part of our Fredericton development team. Some travel to our subsidiary in Zeist, Netherlands may be required.

    Your experiences and skills

    • BS/MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a degree in a related field combined with software development training and experience;
    • Object Orientated Programming knowledge;
    • Knowledge of a graphics API such as OpenGL, or other 3D graphics toolkits;
    • Able to work comfortably in either a Windows, Linux or Mac development environment;
    • Analytical thinker, flexible and creative;

    Additional Assets

    • C/C++ programming experience;
    • Familiarity with GIS, cartography, or mapping applications;
    • Experience using the Qt Application Development Framework;
    • Exposure to agile development methodologies;
    • Independent worker with ability to take on technical leadership responsibilities;
    • Mathematical skills including Linear Algebra;

    About Saab

    Saab is a global defence and security company operating in the fields of air,land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 14,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

    Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.


    Contact

    Dwayne MacLeod
    jobs@qps.nl

     

     

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