About us


VyCAP is a young and dynamic bio-tech company. Our small team develops pragmatic solutions to isolate and analyze rare single cells, for example tumor cells out of blood. We are looking for enthusiastic people with a biomedical or technical background, to help us grow and offer the best solutions for our customers.

Software and Hardware Engineer

Job description

As a software and hardware engineer you are working on improving, assembling and installing our Puncher and Imaging system. You are part of a small product development team that’s responsible for the development of advanced systems to enumerate and isolate rare cells.

You will design, implement, and test new functionalities for our systems in a small product development team. Furthermore you will be assembling and installing systems at our customers and train the user on the instrument.


  • Design, implement, test, and maintain / improve system software
  • Design, implement, test and maintain / improve system hardware
  • Assist customers with troubleshooting
  • Assembly, testing and quality control of systems and disposables before shipping to a customer
  • Install systems at customer sites and train the users


  • Minimum qualifications:
  • BS degree in mechatronics, applied physics or electrical engineering
  • Experience with Labview
  • Ability to speak and write Dutch as well as English fluently in a professional working environment.

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with SolidWorks or other CAD/CAM program
  • Experience with biological cells and fluorescence microscopy


To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter to info@vycap.com


Aim of the position:

VyCAP is looking for dedicated people willing to do their biomedical training or biomedical masters assignment. Assignments can be related to the development or testing of new processes to capture and isolate rare cells.  The Intern is a student studying for a bachelor’s degree or university level with a biomedical background.

Detailed assignment descriptions can be sent on request.


To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter to info@vycap.com