Project Leader Funding And Technology

  • Aanbod Good Remuneration
  • Functiegroep Engineering, Energie
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 9285900
  • Locatie Breda
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

For Grass Valley Cameras we are looking for a Project Leader Funding & Technology in the R&D department.

The Cameras business is part of the Live Production segment and located in Breda, the Netherlands. In the Breda location there are about 110 employees from various disciplines such as Product Management, R&D, Operations, Sales, Customer Services, Finance, IT and HR.

As the Project Leader Funding & Technology you will be responsible for identifying and managing new technologies for future camera products, with an important focus on the development of new CMOS image sensors, and will represent Grass Valley in collaborative European Funded projects that Grass Valley participates in.

For the CMOS image sensor development you will take up the role of program leader. As Officer Funding and Technology you will interface with senior management, product marketing, and the projects / programs that integrate the new CMOS image sensor(s) in broadcast cameras. Next to your project management responsibilities for R&D Cameras you will participate in the European funded projects in which Grass Valley develops its CMOS image sensors and other new technologies. You will also participate in the (bi)weekly R&D management meetings with the Director R&D, all group leaders and the other program managers to align all disciplines so the Breda R&D department works as effective and efficient as possible.



  • Manage technology roadmap with input from the different disciplines within R&D
  • Lead IC development project teams of about 5 engineers (bachelor and master level), through the development, and introduction of new CMOS image sensor designs
  • Plan, execute, and monitor and control for the project(s) scope, time, cost, quality, resources, communication, risks, procurement, and stakeholders. Schedule and keep on track program milestones based on company objectives dealing with changing functional needs, resource capacity constraints, risk exposure, and interdependencies within the local R&D department and with the worldwide (R&D) product lines (where relevant)
  • Prepare update reports to direct manager and present more detailed progress reports on staffing, progress, budgets and needs analysis for the program(s)
  • Manage for new image sensor designs the contacts with all partners in the image sensor supply chain
  • Manage European funded projects that Grass Valley participates in; either as a work package leader or as the overall project coordinator


Grass Valley is a global leader in hardware and software solutions that make television happen. We’re focused on empowering customers to create, control and connect content wherever, however and whenever it is consumed. We provide the innovative tools – cameras, instant replay, signal management and more – to help customers improve the efficiency of their operations while telling better stories to attract and keep viewers. With Grass Valley's integrated solutions that enable flexibility, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, quality and scalability, broadcasters and content creators have what they need to sustain their businesses.

Grass Valley is just one of the many brands that make up Belden’s impressive portfolio. Belden is a multi-billion dollar global organization of 10,000 talented people that supports the mission-critical network infrastructure and audio visual broadcast needs of many of the world’s best-known brands, placing us at the heart of the global transformation to a truly connected world. We are seeking driven, results-oriented team members to help us continue to grow and succeed.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to Grass Valley. We offer:

  • 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


Required Skills and Experience

Must Have:

  • 7+ years of experience developing HW & SW products
  • 3+ years of experience managing R&D projects with multiple technical teams and disciplines
  • You must demonstrate strong leadership and communication skills
  • Experience in managing programs and program budgets and mitigating risks and opportunities
  • Ability to deliver engaging, informative, well-organized communications on program status
  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written

Nice to Have:

  • Technical Master Degree, PMP certification or IPMA certification level C
  • Experience in managing IC design programs, or any exposure to analogue and / or digital design flows
  • Experience in cooperation with worldwide R&D teams
  • Experienced in implementing the lean enterprise philosophy
  • Experience in participating in European funded programs