Project leader Agro Food Robotics

Can you see a role for innovative agro food robotics assignments for a healthy and sustainable society and are you interested in leading these projects? Then, we are looking for you!

We are looking for:

A passionate project leader who understands the needs of the customer, who helps to formulate the project plan and who leads the projects within the Agro Food Robotics (AFR) team.

As a project leader you find a good balance between the creativity of innovative AFR research and the translation to practical solutions. You work with a multidisciplinary team of highly educated professionals and take part in that team as AFR expert.

Do you have the skills?

As project leader you are the contact person for the external client, you make sure that commitments are met, and you are responsible for the planning and budget of the project. We ask of you that you are not just a superb project leader, but also that you have excellent advisory skills in the fields of computer vision, machine learning, and/or robotics. Besides that, you have experience in network building. You can operate on a conceptual level, you can manage a research project team and you have a practical view of the world that enables you to realise solutions with real customer value.

You have the critical and creative attitude of an independent advisor and will always look at what a solution means for the customer, what impact can be created. That means that communicating and listening are important character traits. Moreover, you are capable for expressing yourself in oral and written communications.

You will be involved in the whole duration of the project, from the first contact with the customer to the delivery of the end result. You will get the opportunity to learn many new things and to give a personal contribution to innovative projects. We expect you to be both independent and a team player in multiple projects at the same time. As a valued team member, you are flexible and keen to find solutions.

We require:

An enthusiastic and ambitious project leader agro food robotics with

  • A college education in the field of computer vision, AI, physics, or robotics
  • Experience in leading hands-on innovative computer vision projects
  • A social and creative personality
  • Willingness to travel abroad (EU / international)
  • Independent thinking and team spirit
  • A constant drive to improve yourself and the team
  • Affinity with the agrifood domain
  • Good language skills in Dutch and English.