Project Leader Embedded Software

Ghent - Belgium

Daikin Gent is looking for an hands-on Project Leader for embedded application software development. As a project leader you’ll be in charge of the planning, the organisation, and the follow-up of software development projects in an innovative and dynamic environment.

Are you passionate about simple and elegant software solutions?

Do you have a focus on improving performance?

Well, then you are the person we are looking for the reinforce our team.

The Product Development Department develops products for the various Daikin pillars and factories in Europe. A specific aspect of the product development is the design of the electrical and electronic controls. The Electrics section is responsible for this.


Job content

As a Project Leader these will be your main responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the collaboration with other departments and subcontractors
  • Working closely with engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach
  • Install best practices for software development and documentation
  • Assure that the designs meet the requirements
  • Deliver high-quality work on tight schedules
  • Maintain and improve the existing software
  • Prepare the technical requirements
  • Make the software design specifications
  • Follow-up on Procurement and monitor Quality




  • You have a Master’s degree or PhD in Electronics or IT
  • You are fascinated by embedded software
  • You have knowledge of C, C++, ARM, CPU or at least you have the eagerness and the capacity to quickly assimilate these subjects
  • You have relevant experience in project management
  • You are able to coordinate the activities of the several internal and external parties involved in a project
  • You have good communication skills


Our offer

At Daikin you can count on a varied job, with an international market leader which encourages people to work together and develop. We can offer you a permanent contract. From the very beginning you can count on thorough training and intensive support. Your competitive salary is complemented by a package of extra-legal benefits.

Location: Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 19, 9052 Ghent


Interested in strengthening our team?

Apply directly through LinkedIn or send your application letter and CV to


Daikin Europe

Daikin Europe N.V. is the European headquarters of the Japanese company, Daikin Industries Ltd. We design, manufacture and distribute air conditioning and heating systems for commercial, residential and industrial applications. Our headquarters are located in Ghent, Brussels and Ostend, but through our sales networks we also have a presence throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

We are the market leader in the field of air conditioning and also offer Total Comfort Solutions in the fields of cooling, heating, ventilation and related techniques.

In addition, as a company we are constantly expanding, with extensive international contacts, a pleasant, stimulating working environment, extensive training and coaching, ... Daikin Europe N.V. has many trump cards. However, our highly motivated employees are our greatest asset. That is why we are always looking for new talent.



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