Software Engineer R&D

Would you like to work in a team with loads of experience? Where the team works with the latest machine learning techniques? Where you have responsibility an autonomy in your work and enjoy working on various applications? This may be the job for
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Datum vacature juni 19, 2017


Would you like to work in an experienced team? Where the team works with the latest machine learning techniques? Where you have responsibility and autonomy in your work and enjoy working on a range of different applications? Then this may be the job for you! Currently we are looking for a:
Software Engineer R&D

Our Organisation
Sound Intelligence is a unique international market leader in advanced audio analytics technology. Based upon extensive research performed over the last 17 years, Sound Intelligence has specialised in the development of advanced technology for audio analysis. The company has also aggregated and analysed millions of sounds in its database, which is unique in its field.
Because of the many years of in-depth R&D that has been invested in its products, Sound Intelligence is able to accurately separate sound sources and recognise a range of sounds, resulting in tailored solutions such as aggression detection in prisons and acoustic monitoring like epileptic seizures or sleap apnea in healthcare.

Sound Intelligence, headquartered near Utrecht, has a small team of ambitious and highly educated professionals who are focused on both R&D and business opportunities. The company is leading in its field of expertise. Its software solutions has a proven track record with limited competition in its markets. The organisation has a global network of partners and resellers. Sound Intelligence aims to deliver best-in-class product with a best-in-class audio database.

To ensure that we continue to lead in our markets and to further improve our products we need best-in-class professionals.


You are a specialist on a part of the stack and willing to develop into other disciplines of Software development. In a dynamic environment like ours, you can expect to learn different techniques such as machine learning, signal processing and C++, if you haven’t developed these skills yet.

Your day-to-day activities will include executing scrum tasks to improve and extend our products (algorithms, features, integrations, performance, reviews, QA, etc.) with a focus on:

  • optimising and automating the process of adapting / enriching / modifying raw audio data into valuable training – and validation data

using advanced scripting (Python )

  • improving, extending and maintaining internal tooling (incl. SQL database)
  • extending and improving the functionality of the (web) UI’s of our different server-based and edge-based products
  • integration of our products with third-party applications

Functie eisen

We are looking for a Software Engineer with at least 3-5 years of working experience. Our new colleague is able to learn quickly , is able to adapt to different situations and is pragmatic. We are looking for someone who likes to achieve results quickly and operates at a Master’s degree level .


  • CSS/HTML/javascript
  • JAVA
  • SQL


  • Linux, Python & C++
  • Tomcat/Spring
  • Machine learning, Signal processing, Audio


  • Analytical and technically experienced
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player
  • Flexible
  • Experience with Agile Development Process (e.g. Scrum)

Eigenschappen van deze vacature


  • ICT
    • Software Programmeur


  • HTS
  • TU


  • ICT