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wijkampwerkt Bosch Thermotechniek

Welcome to a place where your ideas lead to something big.

Bosch Thermotechnology develops, produces and sells innovative and sustainable products for heating and hot water with the help of more than 550 employees. Bosch Thermotechnology is part of the international Robert Bosch concern. Customers use their products around the globe.

At Bosch, they shape the future by inventing high-quality technologies and services that spark enthusiasm and enrich people’s lives. Their promise to their associates is rock-solid: they grow together, they enjoy our work, and they inspire each other. Join in and feel the difference.

As part of the Business Area “Residential Boilers” you will be part of the team that is responsible for developing control units for their appliances and connectivity products. Within the department, multiple SAFe trains with multi-disciplinary scrum teams work together in the development of both hardware and software. In this dynamic and future-oriented environment, Bosch offers you the opportunity to actively contribute to the “energy transition”.

Welcome to a place where your ideas lead to something big.

Manager Appliance Controls

(embedded + controls + hardware + validation + test)

The department

The department in Deventer (~100 fte) is responsible for the electronics development of control units for heating appliances (hybrid and boilers) and connectivity products. Within the department they distinguish several teams: hardware, control- and embedded software, validation and test.

What are you going to do?

As People Manager, you contribute to achieving the department targets and you manage and coach your team of associates of approximately (~10-15 fte) and a varying group of externals (~ 5-10 fte). You may also be disciplinary responsible for associates with a target line outside of Deventer.

Your role is focused on the individual associates who you support in their personal development and ambitions. You are responsible for hiring and onboarding of new (internal and external) colleagues. You support the development of the business strategy and are responsible for future technologies in embedded hardware, software and connectivity. In overarching cooperation, you help aligning technologies and improve the working processes and methods.

The ideal candidate thinks in solutions and opportunities, instead of problems. You would have experience in hardware and embedded software development. You are independent and decisive, you take initiative and have a getting-things-done attitude.

You take responsibility for your own decisions and actions and you know how to manage conflicts constructively. You are not a micro-manager but act as a coach: you do not focus on control but support your associates to achieve their goals.

What sets you apart from other candidates:

  • Ability to work and think at Bachelor or Master level;
  • Relevant training and proven track record in leadership skills;
  • Analytical skills and the ability to think on a strategic level;
  • Familiar with Agile working (Scrum/Kanban);
  • Preferably knowledge of software and/ or hardware development;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English;
  • We are looking for an experienced people manager who manages by example and appreciation.

Bosch offers:

Do you want beneficial technologies being shaped by your ideas? Whether in the areas of mobility solutions, consumer goods, industrial technology or energy and building technology – with us, you will have the chance to improve quality of life all across the globe. 

  • Excellent salary compensation maximum 95K p/j (based on your background and competencies).
  • Competitive bonus scheme.
  • 40 holidays (27+13).
  • Unique opportunity to work for an international company with the newest technology.
  • Plenty of training for personal and professional development.
  • Flexible working hours and the option to work hybrid.


For more information please call Edward Wijkamp, ​​by 06-10 33 96 51 or mail him edward@wijkampwerkt.nl You will directly employed at Bosch Thermotechnology.

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