Project Manager (E & A)

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10002899
  • Location Nijmegen
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Education, Engineering

About this vacancy

For our top semiconductor client in Nijmegen, we are looking for a Project Manager with a background in semiconductor/manufacturing.

Job description


Leading large multi-disciplinary development and industrialization projects.

Knowledge and experience

Master’s degree and/or experience in extensive development and project experience with theoretical and practical knowledge of project management in the field of software (factory automation) mechatronic or electronic equipment in combination with product technology the equipment is designed for. Experience with operational management of specialists from various disciplines and organisations within a project is a pre, as professional education in the field of project management is.

Work description

The project manager leads one or more multi-disciplinary project teams. The way the projects are managed determine the success of E&A as a whole, and also for E&A customers. The projects are characterised by breakthroughs in technology, implying substantial risks (technically and/or organisationally) to be managed by the project manager adequately to minimise business impact.

The project manager has final responsibility for achieving the project goals in coop with the project team from the conceptual phase till full customer acceptance, within the boundaries set by the management.

To achieve such the project manager works together with a core team of specialists taking all project management phases, tools & techniques into account making use of the E&A PM WoW and templates available. Direct communication with suppliers and end-customers is a key element of the role.

Project & budget responsibility

The project manager has the complete project responsibility: from definition, incl. justification, till the realization of the project goals, as he/she laid down in the project plan, within the budgets granted.


Our client is an industry leading supplier of Discrete, Logic and PowerMOS semiconductors focused on the automotive, industrial, computing, consumer and wearable application markets.

Our client's focus remains on efficiency : producing consistently reliable semiconductor components at high volume of over 85 billion annually. Its extensive portfolio meets the stringent standards set by the Automotive industry. And its industry-leading small packages, produced in its own manufacturing facilities, combine power and thermal efficiency with best-in-class quality levels. Built on over half a century of expertise, Our client has 11,000 employees across Asia, Europe and the U.S. supporting customers globally.

Offer description

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model);
  • Challenging assignments;
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office;
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach;
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance);
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven;
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture;
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals;
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies.

Candidate profile

  • equipment manufacturing
  • software/R&D/mechatronics
  • supplier management