Simulation Systems Engineer

Den Haag, Netherlands

At S[&]T we are currently looking for a Simulation Systems Engineer to join a Defense project in the fields of Modelling, Simulation & Gaming in The Hague.

Being part of the Modelling, Simulation & Gaming team you will have a considerable impact in suppressing the needs of our Defense sector. You are constantly exposed to multidisciplinary projects, both national and international, and contact with colleagues from distinct backgrounds. If you are looking for a true challenge and a position in which you have considerable variety this is without a doubt your next career step, from simulations to modeling, adding AI and deep learning, this will be your day-to-day!

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Your Role

As a Simulation Systems Engineer, you are responsible for exploring emerging technologies within the simulation field, coaching junior scientists in the field, and guaranteeing that the expertise keeps on improving consistently. You take both the initiative and lead the development when it comes to finding solutions that address the multi-domain and multi-national distributed simulations challenges.

This will include among other tasks:

  • Development of technical architectures and frameworks to offer solutions to Defense issues

  • Contribute to the Modelling & Simulation interoperability standards and design

  • Solution evaluation that accommodates the most recent cloud and virtual/mixed reality technologies

  • Making sure that the security needs are met

  • Enable the integration of legacy simulation systems

  • Apply your know-how in system requirement analyses and system design

  • Supervise the implementation, development, integration, and testing, and assure the documentation quality

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Your Profile


  • Completed Ph.D. or MSc in the fields of Mathematics, Informatics, Computer Science, and Physics or similar 

  • Knowledge of Systems Engineering methodologies and activities, such as Agile, or INCOSE, as well as Architectural frameworks, development, methods, and languages

  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary and complex environments 

  • Experience with the development of software-intensive systems and associated architectures 

  • Familiarity with Cloud-based technologies 

  • Knowledge of network security issues and the impacts on Modelling & Simulation architectures 

  • Understanding of Modelling & Simulation interoperability standards, for example, HLA, and Modelling & Simulation engineering processes such as DSEEP 

  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken, and B2 fluency in Dutch 

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Would you like to hear more? Send your CV and motivational letter to recruitment@stcorp.nl, or apply directly through our website! Kindly note that acquisition from third parties (e.g. agencies) based on this vacancy is not welcome.

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