R&D Project Manager

Netherlands Project Management Eindhoven On-site

Do you enjoy translating innovative ideas into a durable and tangible design? Can you motivate an engineering team to push the technical boundaries?

About The Member Company

We are a global high-tech consultancy company with a team of entrepreneurial engineers, scientists, and digital experts from around the world. Together we form a fast-growing and proud community. We offer consultancy services to high-profile clients globally in diverse service areas, such as:

  • Technology & Engineering
  • Energy & Renewables
  • Life sciences & Pharma
  • Digital & IT

About this vacancy

As a Project Manager R&D, you are responsible to lead a R&D project and team throughout the V-cycle, from concept design to Release for Volume. You translate the client specification into a clear project scope, mitigate risks in an early stage, define a project plan & budget and execute it. You challenge your team on design for excellence (DFC/DFM/DFA). Throughout the project, you’re in control and keep all stakeholders informed about the progress. Our Clients operate in sectors such as semiconductors, complex machine building, automotive, healthcare, and aerospace.

What we expect from you

  • Education: Bachelor or Master in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics or a related field;
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience as a project manager in R&D projects (OEM and/or manufacturing environment);
  • Leadership attitude and strong communication skills (confident, persuasive, proactive, team builder, stakeholder management);
  • Proficiency in Dutch and English.

What you can expect from us

  • Challenge and variety: together, we will search for your first assignment and client, allowing you to explore new and challenging techniques, processes, and people;
  • Security: with a permanent contract at TMC, you will work for various clients that you choose yourself;
  • Personal development: an experienced coach and a diverse range of training options are available to help you develop into the best version of yourself;
  • Professional development: a team of experienced NPI professionals, several training courses and your personal Business Manager will help you further optimize your 'market value';
  • Fun & team: we offer interactive workshops, knowledge-sharing sessions and social events to our team of approximately 40 NPI professionals.
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A long-term working relationship

Enjoy the security of a long-term contract and a stable source of income while getting the opportunity to work at diverse projects.

Individual profit sharing

Full transparency. That’s it. For each of your projects, you know your hourly rate, your costs, and your individual performance-based profit sharing, all in order to stimulate your inner entrepreneur.

Business cells

Our employeneurs are grouped in business cells based on their technical expertise. They are small, focused and function as high-grade knowledge networks. And as buzzing communities of close colleagues.


Every employeneur drives their own career. Together, we make a plan for personal and professional growth. Receive personal coaching and an extensive training budget to keep developing yourself and deliver outperformance at our clients.

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