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Program Buyer Cameras and Optics

Program Buyer Cameras and Optics

As Program Buyer you lead the costing projects for our Advanced Cameras and Optical Equipment solutions. You are responsible for the costing plan, supporting R&D and procurement organization in executing thereof. In close cooperation with the R&D project teams and purchasers you coordinate the activities, create insights and are involved in cost analysis /improvement actions. You keep stakeholders in R&D, procurement and finance well aligned and define proactive improvement plans.


  • Education: BSc, BEng or MSc in Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronic, Industrial engineering or Physics

  • ≥ 3 years experience in relevant technologies for high-tech products/equipment

  • Experience with customer interaction and stakeholder management

  • International work experience is a plus

  • Result & cost driven with a generic understanding of camera/optical technologies

  • Take the lead and initiative, structured, and organized

  • Great communication skills & social competences

  • Stays calm in demanding and stressful situations

  • Enjoys working in informal teams bonded by trust, equality and a high sense of entrepreneurship

Apply as Program Buyer Cameras and Optics

The Prodrive Technologies Mindset


You don’t just go to work, you feel responsible for your project


You decide when, where and how much you want to work


You like to think about manufacturability when designing


You don’t sit and wait, you have a hands-on mentality

Have you got what it takes to become a Prodriver?

What we offer

  • Perfect environment for people willing to take full responsibility in a project
  • Unlimited growth opportunities and freedom in taking different roles in different projects
  • Young and dynamic culture
  • Unlimited personal budget for training courses, classes or studies
  • We are open 24/7 and provide lunch, dinner and a company gym
  • We keep management positions to a minimum, so there is virtually no hierarchy
  • Create your future with your own personal development plan
  • Tools and equipment such as an iPhone, and laptop
  • The flexibility to work wherever and how much you want
  • Overtime hours can be completely paid out
  • Salary that grows with your performance
  • Opportunity to become a shareholder and entrepreneur in the company
  • Travel allowance based on the days you are actually at Prodrive
  • 33 vacation days
  • Retirement plan
  • Distribution of profits

Application steps

  1. We’ll take a look at your application within 5 working days.
  2. You will receive a link to Prodrive Technologies’ online aptitude test to see if you’re up for the challenge.
  3. We will set you up for a personal interview to ask you difficult questions about yourself. Afterwards, others will ask you some more difficult questions about your expertise.
  4. If we want to make you an offer and there's enough time left, we will discuss employment conditions directly after the interviews.
  5. If you survived everything, only your signature stands between you and being a Prodriver.