Sensor developer for Sustainable Growing

Saint-Gobain Cultilene is a reference in the international horticulture industry. We deliver our substrate products in more than 50 countries, but our scope goes beyond just substrate. We also develop glass to optimize the light quantity and quality in greenhouses. Diffuse glass, combined with Anti-reflective coating allows optimal light transmission and distribution across the production for the best crop quality.

Cultilene is a part of Saint-Gobain, an international company with 170.000 employees across 67 countries and a turnover of more than 40 billion euro. Innovation, durability and comfort are the bedrock of Saint-Gobain’s corporate strategy. Every year, more than 365 million euro are invested in research and development, where 3.000 collaborators are actively working on the next innovations.

As part of this group, Cultilene aims to deliver ever more solutions to the industry, next to substrate and glass, to support sustainable horticulture: Producing the best quality while reducing water and energy consumption to a minimum. Combining technology with our in-house expertise, sensors and data-based services are one of our main focuses to deliver the most value to our customers. To help us in this ambitious endeavor, we are looking to strengthen our Innovation team with a fulltime Sensor developer for Sustainable Growing.

The job:

Your job is to carry out and oversee sensor developments to support our strategy and for which you have previously gained experience with designing, testing and prototyping sensors. You collaborate with internal and external partners to integrate new developments in the Cultilene solution.

You look for the cutting edge sensor technology in the market to gain insights and find opportunities to enhance our digital portfolio. You analyze and understand customer needs in terms of data requirement and participate in the development of the appropriate solutions together with the Innovation team.

You can help establish a robust and efficient supply chain when needed.

In this role, you work at the Headquarters of Saint-Gobain Cultilene in Rijen and report to the Manager Innovation.


  • hold a Master’s degree in science or a technical Bachelor’s degree in Electronics, Embedded systems or a related field;
  • have a minimum of 1-2 years of working experience:
  • have experience with and knowledge about IoT systems;
  • have experience with and knowledge about hardware development;
  • have knowledge about the standards in the industry;
  • have strong analytical skills;
  • are a proficient and structured problem solver;
  • have excellent oral/written skills in English, proficiency in Dutch is a plus; and
  • have a drivers license.

You are also:

  •  customer focused and culture sensitive;
  • agile and a fast learner;
  • able to communicate cross-functionality at all levels;
  • innovative;
  • self-aware and pro-active;
  • results driven; and
  • autonomous.

We offer:

An interesting international function in a successful and innovative company that is one of the key players in the horticulture industry, You will work in a strong team with a lot of room for your own initiatives. The communication lines are short and decisions are taken quickly. Cultilene offers competitive working conditions.


Think we could be a good fit?
We can’t wait to meet you and get started!
So send your cover letter and CV to:

Saint-Gobain Cultilene B.V.
Mevr. E. Mosselman
Ericssonstraat 2
5121 ML Rijen

We are looking forward to meeting you!

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