Project Leader Intelligent Autonomous Systems

  The Hague
  Full time (40 hours per week)

About this Job

We are currently looking for a Project Leader Intelligent Autonomous Systems to join the team in The Hague.

Your focus must be on the delivery of high-quality answers to the clients and strengthen the knowledge base of the department. That is why you will highly involve in: Multidisciplinary, cross-departmental, and complex projects; Translating research into development (concept development); Building the connection with clients; and, keeping the operational relevance.

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Job Details

Project Leader Intelligent Autonomous Systems

Main Responsibilities 

As the Project Leader you must ensure that the project's outcome is achieved on time and within budget, working of several projects concurrently, switching between diverse topics. You will work on behalf of clients operating in the Defence and Security domains, developing a clear picture of the needs behind client's questions and of the frameworks and interests of the project. You then plan and organize the research together with the substantive experts and ensure high client's satisfaction. You will also play a critical part looking for new ways to bring the knowledge that your department develops to the market. To achieve this, you work together with content experts and business developers.



  • Completed HBO or WO in the fields of Physics, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Technical Business Administration, Computer Science, Mathematics, or similar
  • 3+ years of experience working as a Project Leader in a technical environment, especially related with High-Tech, R&D Development, and/or Product Development
  • Affinity/experience working in the Defence & Security domains
  • Capacity to seeking and establishing strong connections with internal and external stakeholders, acting as the converter between technical and commercial aspects, bringing value to the client's projects
  • Experience leading complex projects and translating the technical-scientific research into useful solutions for the (international) market
  • Experience leading teams and onboarding new members
  • Excellent fluency in Dutch and English, both written and spoken 


Are you enthusiastic about becoming our new Project Leader Intelligent Autonomous Systems?

Apply via our application form, or send your CV and motivational letter directly to

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Our story

At S[&]T we contribute to a safer life on earth by translating space data into valuable and actionable insights. We oversee data from instruments to application, and apply our expertise within our software frameworks, information products and consultancy.

Our society relies on space and scientific instruments for climate change monitoring, navigation, defence and national security, and other crucial services we all use in our daily lives. These instruments produce an enormous quantity of complex data, and our goal is to unlock its value.

We have more than 20 years of experience working on instrument calibration, the creation of data quality monitoring tools, the development of real-time data processing frameworks, and the development of application-specific algorithms. With this, we help organisations, governments and industries to strengthen their information position and thereby improve their decision making. We focus on the following domains: Space & Science, Defence & Security, Environment & Sustainability, and High-Tech Consulting.

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How to apply

Would you like to hear more? Send your CV and motivational letter to or apply directly through our website.

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