Technical Leader Hydrogen


Amersfoort, Utrecht, NL

Type of contract:  Onbepaalde tijd
Posting date:  5-jan-2023
Job offer reference:  140448

Bureau Veritas is currently looking for an:


Technical Leader Hydrogen


We are an award-winning employer. Our people are trusted and responsible, believing in what they do with a clear commitment to contribute to transforming the world we live in and shaping a world of trust. Bureau Veritas operates in a wide range of sectors, delivering Testing, Inspection, and Certification services to some of the world’s biggest household names. With more than 400,000 global clients and a reputation for quality, we are at the forefront of service and innovation.


Our people are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we have worked hard to create a supportive and engaging working environment, which is open and inclusive and individuals are given the opportunity to fulfil their potential and really leave their mark.



We are looking for a Technical leader - Hydrogen and its applications to accelerate our expanding and dynamic CIF Hydrogen activities.


The position, in the rapidly evolving environment of development and exponential evolution, implies a strong relationship with the different actors in the hydrogen value chain, which includes its applications in industrial, offshore, and urban environments, applied research institutions, and public bodies and private.


As the "Technical leader" you will report to the Operations Director and will be responsible for the following functions:

  • Based on a deep technical knowledge:
    • Build a team that ensures the "delivery" of the services developed
    • based on customer needs, detect and develop new services that complement the company's existing portfolio of services
    • Support the identification of new business opportunities to drive growth in the Hydrogen sector, contributing to the growth of the pipeline of opportunities and if necessary, search for partners to ensure their successful delivery
    • Support the development of technical and commercial proposals to clients
    • Provide technical support to the sales and marketing divisions and interact with the regional level stakeholders
  • Special participation in projects from institutions Bureau Veritas participates in and/or our network and knowledge partners



  • Degree in Chemistry, (Chemical-/Electrical-/Mechanical-) Engineering, or Industrial.
  • Experience: More than 5 years in Hydrogen production, transport and/or applications projects in an industrial environment.
  • Experience:
    • Ideally, the candidate should have:
      • Extensive experience and knowledge in the management and development of projects in the Hydrogen value chain, with its technical and economic implications
      • In-depth knowledge of industrial applicable regulations
      • In-depth knowledge of the Hydrogen market and its dynamics in Belgium and The Netherlands, as well as its interactions with the power generation, offshore and oil & gas markets as a basis for generating opportunities for the development of services



  • Communication and Negotiation Skills with different public and private actors
  • Proactivity, autonomy, and results orientation
  • Attitude and commercial vision
  • Teamwork
  • Advanced command of the English language



At Bureau Veritas, we offer you the freedom to shape your own role in order to get the most out of yourself. We give each other the freedom to thrive, be ourselves, have fun, and be proud of what we achieve together. You can expect a competitive industry benchmarked salary and pension, performance-based salary raises, bonus, 27,5 vacation days per year, flexible working hours, and more.


If you feel that you can contribute to our business by diving into this exciting opportunity, we are looking forward to receiving your CV and motivational letter! Please apply via the 'Apply' button.


Please be aware that reference checks and assessments may be requested as part of the recruitment process.