Sales Engineer in Almere, The Netherlands

Hamamatsu Photonics Germany has a new vacancy for Sales Engineer based in their office in Almere, The Netherlands.


Hamamatsu Photonics, founded in 1953, is a world-leading global manufacturer of optoelectronic components, modules and systems with sales offices across Europe, USA and China. The Company’s headquarter is based in Hamamatsu City, Japan where most of the production and product development is placed. Hamamatsu Photonics has close to 5,000 employees, with a global turnover exceeding 1.1 Billion EUR. The company has a diverse range of customers, active in a wide range of industries and applications including automotive, medical, x-ray, security, analytical and biotechnology.

Sales Engineer in Almere, The Netherlands

Are you interested in an exciting role, working with world-class products in a global company and are motivated by the idea of a sales role with solid potential for growth and creativity? Photonics is a very exciting and fast growing technical field, continuously expanding into new applications and innovative technologies. You will get the opportunity to work with different kinds of technologies and applications. The role contains both stimulating technical and commercial aspects as well as frequent contact with customers. As part of an expansion, we are looking for a Sales Engineer to support our sales efforts in The Netherlands. You will be responsible for all local sales activities, including the main contact with existing key accounts, and identifying new opportunities and customers. You will be supported by a team of highly experienced and motivated colleagues at our head-office in Germany.



  • Degree in Physics, or related discipline.
  • Experience in a sales role of at least 2 years, in the field of e-technology, ideally photonics, laser or physics.
  • Proven successful sales track record.
  • Ability to identify and define project opportunities for customers and prospects, including creation of requirement specifications and proposals.
  • Excellent communication skills with professional attitude
  • Native Dutch speaker and fluent in English
  • Excellent time-management
  • Highly motivated
  • Ability to work independently or within a team.


We offer you:

  • A varied and responsible position within a pleasant working environment and part of a committed team.
  • Intensive training at our Parent Company in Japan.
  • A career in a very stable and healthy company, with a strong focus on long-term growth.
  • An attractive salary.



For more information contact Arie van Gool at +31 365 40 53 84 or