CEAD is looking for a:

TIA Portal Engineer / PLC Programmer

Our super software team currently consists of 5 members, and is looking for someone who will be able to take on the Robot Extruder software (i.a. Product Owner of the RE Software).

We are looking for a motivated and skilled TIA Portal Engineer / PLC Programmer to support the development, integration, and maintenance of the control systems that drive our innovative solutions.

You will work closely with our engineering team to create, optimize, and troubleshoot PLC programs, HMI interfaces, and control systems for systems. You are willing and able to learn and transition into commissioning, support, and further development of our Robot Extruder and AM Flexbot Systems.

We’re looking for someone who is open to traveling, as our customers are located worldwide.


  • Develop and maintain PLC programs using Siemens TIA Portal for our 3D printers, including further development of existing software.
  • Implement and test new features and functionalities to enhance our 3D printing solutions.
  • Set up comprehensive documentation for internal purposes, including version management, and external use, such as customer manuals.
  • Install and configure our systems at customers’ sites, including conducting Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) and Site Acceptance Tests (SAT).
  • Provide technical support for resolving technical issues and addressing customer questions related to our systems.
  • Assist in the roll-out of new processes with a strong focus on process improvement to enhance the efficiency of our systems.

Your Experience

  • Proficiency in TIA Portal / Siemens Systems and programming, with a minimum of 2 years of experience in these systems.
  • Strong technical background with the ability to connect technical concepts with business goals.
  • Experience / affinity with technical sales process, given the nature of our products and market.
  • An eagerness to contribute to our customers’ success by aligning their needs with our solutions.
  • Openness to international travel and the opportunity to engage with customers located all over the world.


  • A passion for developing new functionalities and enhancing existing systems.
  • Fluency in both the Dutch and English languages.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proactive, social, and flexible attitude.
  • A structured work ethic and excellent documentation skills.
  • Understanding and grasping customer needs, and the ability to translate these insights into practical solutions.

Why work at CEAD?

CEAD B.V. is proud of its international and diverse team members. Additive manufacturer enthusiasts from all over the world are finding their way to our office in Delft and are joining our team. We continue to rapidly grow as a company and this allows our team to pursue personal growth as well: the company is growing, and you can grow with it.

We believe in providing our employees with the freedom they need, in order to come up with their creative and innovative ideas. This freedom also reflects in the hierarchy of our company – do you have a good idea? Simply walk up to a manager or even our CEO and pitch it! You are able to shape your activities.

From California and New York to Stuttgart and Paris, we regularly exhibit our robot extruders and AM Flexbot at trade fairs worldwide. We invite the entire team to visit our exhibitions in Europe. This means a day of sightseeing among the most innovative companies of the world, as well as “teambuilding” in restaurants and bars afterwards.

Our offer also includes:

  • Appropriate salary and other secondary conditions according to Cao M&T (Metaal & Techniek);
  • A position within a young, successful, growing company but also an innovative and dynamic organization wherein people work with a lot of passion and enthusiasm;
  • Possibility to learn, grow and experiment in a cool and demanding market;

The organization

CEAD B.V., located in Delft (The Netherlands), founded in 2014 by Maarten Logtenberg (CTO) and Lucas Janssen (CEO). CEAD is a leading supplier of large scale thermoplastic composite 3D printing solutions. CEAD Solutions cover the widest range of stand-alone print heads, turnkey  robotic solutions and gantry systems that are delivered and installed all over the world. CEAD develops unique technologies to print large format thermoplastic composite.

CEAD is market leader with more than 110 systems sold worldwide and it is keep focusing on the continuous development to keep leading the large scale 3D printing market with disruptive innovations.

CEAD is a fast growing company, where young, motivated professionals are working together with a lot of passion for technology and innovation. Driven to find creative solutions for all of CEAD’s customers and their applications in, among others, the maritime, construction, infrastructure, automotive and aerospace sectors.

CEAD is an organization that designs, prototypes and produces systems on serial production and deploys them on the market. CEAD is also a dynamic R&D environment where improvements are made to existing technology and the development of new technology is continuously sought. 

Investing in R&D is a core objective for the company, as well as performing research with our customers in order to ensure that our technology is applied effectively with fast ROI.

Our solutions are generating a strong market demand and are continuously shaping the market.  This trend has skyrocketed in the last few years and continues to do so. Since we are growing rapidly with a strong desire to further professionalize the processes and procedures, we are always looking forward to strengthening our team and see if we match!

Are you excited?

If you recognize yourself in this profile and are interested in joining us, fill in the form on our website or send your CV and Motivation to:

Why work at CEAD?

CEAD is proud of its international and divers team members. Additive manufacturer enthousiasts from all over the world have found their way to our office in Delft. 

Our team reflects our global network of partners and clients. CEAD’s machines are operating in over 20 countries around the globe. You can find our machines from the USA to Malaysia. 

Visit this Google Maps to view the location of our machines worldwide.

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