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Prescan Cluster Software and Data Engineer

Rijswijk, Netherlands

English (UK)

Job Description

Prescan Cluster Data Engineer

Prescan is a mature and wide-spread simulation platform for virtual development and validation of (Highly) Automated Driving systems. There is an increasing interest from the market to deploy the Prescan platform in a cluster environment, for running large amounts of tests in a short time. Our customers then want to assess the potential benefits and side-effects of their Highly Automated Driving system design, or produce high volume data to train deep learning based autonomous driving algorithms. For the Prescan cluster solutions, being developed in Rijswijk, we are looking for a data engineer to extend and improve the current offering.

Job Responsibilities:

As Prescan Cluster Data engineer you will help design and implement the infrastructure we need to provide Prescan in the customer’s Cluster environment, and to manage the large amount of results from the Prescan simulation set.

Working together with the product manager you will help define the product requirements, work together with the SW Architect to define the recommended cluster node specification (hardware set-up) and work with our partners to discuss the interfacing of Prescan cluster with DOE tools, job schedulers and SLM/SPDM frameworks.

Additionally you will help with the implementation of the required software for integration, interact with the customers on their cluster infrastructure to define the way Prescan Cluster should be embedded and participate in Factory Acceptance Test’s (FAT) at the customer site.

Required Background & Education:

  • MSc or BSc degree in Information Technology with a specialisation Computer Engineering (or similar).
  • Thorough understanding of existing cluster and cloud technologies in the market such as Docker, Docker Swarm, Kafka, Google Kubernetes
  • Experience with a job scheduler such as Sun Grid Engine, IBM LSF platform or Altair PBS professional.
  • Experience with industry standard big data store technology i.e. Apache Hadoop
  • Good control of scripting (programming) languages such as Python, Bash and C++.


We are looking for someone who is a team player with excellent communication skills, an analytical mindset and someone who is not afraid to back down from new challenges.

Job ID: 87967

Organisation: Digital Factory

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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