Field Engineer (Groningen, Netherlands)


Castor Marine is growing in the maritime sector with (managed) SATCOM and IT solutions. To enable this grow is Castor Marine looking for a Field Engineer for the installation and support of our VSAT, 4G and IT installations with our maritime customers.

The position will be part of the SATCOM and IT Team within Castor Marine based in Groningen.

*Position is open to candidates with an EU passport.

Your responsibilities

  • Installing and maintain VSAT, TVRO and 4G systems
  • Installing and maintain affiliated systems like CCTV and IT networks
  • Support clients with a proactive approach
  • Prepare and test installations in our prefab facility
  • On the moment there is no installation, you support your colleagues
  • Keep up to date with products and technology

Skill requirements

  • Relevant experience as Field Engineer for minimum of two years
  • Preferable a background in electrical engineering
  • Preferable knowledge from IP / IT networks
  • Self-starter experience getting going with little supervision
  • Able to solve problems, as individual and in a Team
  • The ability/willingness to travel
  • Work may require occasional overnight travel and weekend and/or evening work
  • Good command of Dutch and English

What we offer

  • A growing organization in a continuously changing SATCOM and IT landscape.
  • An international organization with a Global network.
  • Full time job.
  • Bonus structure / Commission scheme.

Application procedure

Applications with Curriculum Vitae attached should be sent by email to, please put Field Engineer in the subject line.

Since the function is for sea going vessels and offshore installations a health inspection is part of the procedure.


About Castor Marine

Castor Marine was once the satellite broadcasting division of the leading national telecom operator KPN. Castor Networks and Castor Marine were initiated in 2005. The company is now privately financed and based in De Meern, the Netherlands. We are owner-operator of two teleports and a leased fibre network. Our dedicated team consists of technical, operational and sales staff who work in various places around the world. We aim to exceed your expectations when it comes to Internet connectivity and IT services.

24/7 professional support
We are ready to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, wherever you are.
Voyager platform
Gives you unique real-time visibility of your internet traffic.
Global coverage and reliable connectivity
We provide reliable and secure onboard Internet connectivity using 4G LTE and VSAT systems.
Full service – we have everything in-house
Our own teleport, network solutions, global service and more.

How to apply

If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter to

Note to agencies: acquisition is not appreciated!