Project Manager

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Airios is looking for a Project Manager to join our R&D team in Veldhoven, The Netherlands.

Who we are

At Airios we love to create a healthier world with state-of-the-art climate controls for homes and buildings. Airios develops and produces control systems for residential ventilation and heating systems. We strive to be a frontrunner in technology and continuously develop new solutions, helping to offer the most comfortable and healthy indoor climate in homes. We are a market leader in control systems for the residential original equipment manufacturer (OEM) industry. We have more than 30 years of experience in heating and ventilation controls. Our portfolio of products consists of controllers, sensors and user interfaces that are all connected wirelessly. We work closely with our customers to develop new and innovative products. 



Our products and systems are developed by multidisciplinary project teams of architects and hardware and software engineers. The Airios organizational structure is informal, flexible, and designed to promote innovation. We enjoy a collegial environment where combined experience and knowledge is shared amongst our developers.

As a project manager, you will report to the R&D manager of Airios. You will work in the R&D team consisting of over 25 people (project managers, architects, soft- and hardware engineers) and organized in several scrum teams. We use agile methodologies and tools. The teams usually work on various activities at the same time, both new product development and maintenance on existing products.

The project manager steers the cross-functional project teams in the different phases of the project. This includes scoping, technical feasibility, planning, budgeting and quotation, product development, first production and deliveries. You are a key figure linking our organization, customers and suppliers.

What you will do?

As a Project Manager at Airios, you:

  • Are part of the project management team, together with the other project managers;

  • Manage a portfolio of projects, varying from predevelopment, new product introduction to improvement projects;

  • Develop and maintain project plans with clear objectives, agreed with the different internal and external stakeholders;

  • Organize and monitor all internal and external project activities;

  • Manage the project risks (gather, analyze, drive counter measures, report); 

  • Are responsible for the delivery of the project according to agreed specifications, budget, scope and planning;

  • Work closely with project teams at our customers and suppliers;

  • Regularly report progress on your projects to the management of Airios;

  • Manage mid-term capacity planning for your portfolio of projects;

  • Drive improvements in our business processes.

Education and experience

We are looking for a Project Manager with the following experience:

  • Finished Bachelor or Master education in engineering;

  • Minimum of 5 years work experience in a similar environment;

  • Trained in project management, e.g. PMI or Prince2;

  • Successfully managed embedded hardware and software developments;

  • Experience in both product development as well as fuzzy front-end projects;

  • Work experience in an Agile development environment is preferred.

Personal Skills

To be successful in this job, we expect you to have the following skills: 

  • You are a structured person

  • You are result-oriented and have a getting-things-done attitude;

  • You are hands-on person: filling gaps where they appear;

  • Good written and oral communication skills in English. Dutch and German knowledge are preferred;

  • You are a team player with a flexible attitude, you are assertive and you naturally reach out to others to get things done;

  • You are a good communicator, can listen well but also persuade others of your point of view;

  • Proactive in organizing your work and your personal development;

  • Improvement mindset.


Airios offers a very challenging and dynamic position within an open, informal and committed organization that is in full swing and operates at top level within its field. A result-driven organization with a pleasant working atmosphere and a good work-life balance. Within Airios you’ll have the opportunity to take the lead, show initiatives and further develop your personal talents.


We offer you a competitive salary and an excellent package of employment conditions such as a 13th month, 27 vacation days, 13 ADV days and the possibility to work partially from home.

We work in a modern net zero energy office building, designed to easily contact with each other.

We like to have a drink or lunch together in the canteen or our terrace. On Friday afternoons everyone is welcome to join for a drink and our activities committee takes care of us at special occasions, anniversaries or staff outings.


The collective labor agreement (CAO) of Metalektro is applicable.

If you are the person we are looking for please let us know before November 16th 2022 by sending us your resume and cover letter to

Acquisition by agencies based on this vacancy is not appreciated.

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