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Are you passionate about creating software that delivers a perfect user experience? Do you get excited by the challenge of creating a slick interface design? Can you put yourself in the shoes of the user and view software from their point of view? If so, read on because we have a job for you!

We are looking for a Software Engineer to strengthen our Lumion product development team. Ideally, this is someone who places quality and usability at the top of their list. The applicant is also passionate, creative and excited about solving new problems.

In this role, you will be developing improvements for Lumion. The core aim is to make complex software accessible to a large group of customers who want to create high-quality 3D architectural renders – fast! An easy-to-master, attractive and intuitive interface design plays a crucial role in helping these customers to quickly pick up Lumion and get results. Development is carried out using a powerful in-house programming tool, which is effectively a visual scripting language. You’ll become an expert in this programming tool and will be using it daily to further enhance Lumion.

As a Software Engineer at Lumion, you’ll be working in a small team, cooperating with the graphics developers, software engineers and the testing teams. Are you interested? Good!

Please read the requirements and see if you match the profile we are looking for.

Your experience and abilities

  • College or University degree.
  • Solid programming skills in a object-oriented programming language like C#, Java or scripting languages like Python or UnrealScript.
  • Experience with programming shaders (HLSL or GLSL).
  • A willingness to learn and use Quest3D, the visual programming tool we use for Lumion.
  • A track record of getting things done.
  • Experience with real-time 3D engines such as Unity, Unreal or other.
  • Independent worker, also able to work well within a team.
  • Good knowledge of English, both written and spoken.

We like to see (but not required)

  • Source code of an example project you created that you’re proud of
  • Why you love 3D visualization and computer graphics
  • Any other evidence of your passion for building great software

What we offer

We offer an opportunity to work with and learn from a competent and experienced development team, comprised of people from 6 different nationalities. You will be working in the tranquil setting of our office building in Warmond, 10 minutes cycling from the city center of Leiden, The Netherlands. We cover your commuting expenses and working at Lumion also includes a free lunch. We offer you 30 days of holidays per year (based on 40 working hours per week) and pay you a higher than average salary. Most people work from home one day per week. Are you currently located in another EU country but willing to relocate? We will assist you with the paperwork. We can personalize working terms & conditions according to your specific needs, knowledge and experience.

We hope this vacancy description has given you enough information about what we do and who we are looking for. If you have any questions, please, feel free to contact Pjotr van Schothorst at [email protected] or +31-(0)71 514 7799.

Are you ready to apply? Please send your resume and application letter to [email protected]. Do you have a portfolio or something similar that is supporting your expertise? Please add this to your application. We are looking forward to get in touch with you!

About Lumion

Lumion is visualization software that is changing the way architects work. Not so long ago, presenting self-made, realistic 3D flythrough films to clients was just a dream for many architects.

Since launching in 2010, Lumion has been embraced by architects in over 100 countries around the world. Lumion helps architects visually communicate their ideas better and faster than ever before, by allowing their clients to step into a virtual building and experience it, long before it exists in reality.


Our Company

We’re disruptive, successful, medium-sized and growing. Driven to create truly excellent and innovative 3D visualization software, we work hard but try not to take ourselves too seriously.

Highly adaptable and constantly evolving, we are passionate about our product, and we live for our customers. We fiercely concentrate on the content of our work and yet constantly strive to recognize and tap into the talent of all individuals in the company.

We have high expectations, and a career at Act-3D means challenging yourself to always be better.