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Project Leader

Our client is a leading global medical technology company

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Project Leader
Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Our client is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. They stand with their customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from
their innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to them.
Their Point of Care Diagnostics Research & Development site located on the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven is expanding its business and looking for new talents to join.
Join their team now as project leader with expertise in leading multi-disciplinary projects in the development of in-vitro diagnostics or medical products . As a project leader you are responsible to deliver products that meet the requirements in time and on budget in an international environment.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career with the
following responsibilities:
 Manage end-to-end (sub-)projects up to 5 Million Euro
 Define the project plan and planning
 Organize the project team and the interfaces with other functions on site and across sites
 Identify the project risks (e.g. specs, costs, planning, etc.) and develop scenarios to overcome
these risks
 Deliver on the project plan (specification, quality, time, budget, information)
 Ensure an effective transfer and archiving (design history file/device master record) of the project results and the associated knowledge


Required skills
 Bachelor or Master’s degree
 At least 5 years’ experience in product development in the medical device industry, preferably in in-vitro diagnostics
 Knowledge of medical device quality management systems based on ISO-13485 and FDA regulations
 Excellent communicating and reporting skills in English, both in writing and oral
 Team player, analytical and persistent and able to work in highly dynamic multidisciplinary environment
 Project management certification preferred




Our client values those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Their people make them unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates their global team is the inspiration of our common purpose: To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. They recognize that taking ownership of their work allows both us and the company to grow. They offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

This is in for you: 

•   A competitative salary;

•   Contract for a year at YACHT, where you have immediate access to the greatest network in the Netherlands;

•   A personal development plan to make you a real professional within the world of Engineering;

•   On your salary, you get an 8% holiday amount and you get 25 vacation days;

•   After this project assignment it is possible that this company wants to hire you permanently or we can discuss other options within the High Tech Campus, for example, Philips, ASML, TNO, NXP, VDL and many more!


Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals.
Working as a high tech professional within Yacht means you will work on interesting and challenging long term projects for our clients in the Dutch “Brainport” Eindhoven region, mainly on projects at our clients’ Research & Development departments. Our Brainport region is considered to be the smartest region in the world! We cooperate with high tech companies that work on the cutting edge of technology. To give you an example of our portfolio: ASML, Philips Healthcare, Philips Lighting, Philips Research, TNO, FEI company, DAF, VDL ETG, Océ and many others.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Amanda Ruiz Dominguez via telefoonnummer 06-82434415

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