Electrical Design Engineer


Nootdorp, Netherlands


Experienced Level


Full time



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Job Description

For our office in Nootdorp, we are looking for an Electrical Design Engineer. In this position you will be designing new cabinets and installations for power converters or motor controls. Each product has its own requirements and challenges. This can be for small systems that need only 50W or less. However, it can also be for larger systems that require 150kW or more.

You develop new geotechnical equipment and sensors in collaboration with software engineers, mechanical engineers, and internal clients. These innovative techniques are used both onshore and offshore across the world to collect the data for our clients even more efficient, accurate and sustainable.

You work in a small and dedicated team focussed on electronics design and electrical power systems. This position is open for both experienced and beginning talent.


  • You define design requirements together with stakeholders and select components or define which components need to be designed or outsourced;

  • You create electrical drawings or schematics for cabinets, racks, cables, or installations;

  • In some cases, you might be involved in the electronics design;

  • Where necessary, you support production and construction;

  • You implement PLC software and test and debug new installations.

Your track record

  • You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical engineering;

  • You have experience with designing control cabinets, power converters and motor control;

  • You are familiar with norms for electrical safety and EMC;

  • You have excellent command of the English language;

  • Experienced with PLC software is an advantage;

  • Experience with wiring diagram is an advantage.

What Fugro offers

  • A competitive salary;

  • 29 holidays per year based on a fulltime employment (of which 4 are appointed by Fugro management) and the possibility to purchase 12 additional days;

  • Extensive career & training opportunities both nationally and internationally;

  • Flexible working hours and the ability to work from home in accordance with your manager and corporate policies;

  • Commuting allowance;

  • Modern pension scheme;

  • Collective health insurance;

  • Possibility to register with our corporate fitness plan;

  • Coaching options through our EAP (Employee Assistance Program).

Are you interested?

Please visit our Company Page to find out more on what it is like to work at Fugro.

For further information, please contact Bram van der Ploeg, Recruiter, +31 6 3458 0051.

After you have applied

  • You will receive an automated confirmation-email of the receipt of your application.

  • When we see a match, we will invite you for the first interview within a couple of days. Of course, you will also receive a message if we will not invite you;

  • After a successful first round, you will be invited for the second round.

  • If we are both still positive after the second interview, we will make you an offer, and with that we hope to welcome you at Fugro!

Disclaimer for recruitment agencies:

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated**.**

For more information

Bram van der Ploeg