Research and Development

Our future growth relies on competitiveness and innovation

What we do

In R&D, we investigate and advance new logistics and automated solutions in response to the challenges of an increasingly dynamic world. Not only is the scale of our installations expanding rapidly, but the standards of quality are being constantly taken to a higher level.

R&D plays a major role in the continuous improvement of new and highly innovative technologies across all of our market segments. This means creating new concepts and studies, defining the architecture, integrating numerous technologies within a single product, and testing the end result.

When necessary, we also have the confidence to take our concepts back to the drawing board to incorporate the latest technology, insights and innovations. To support this, we invest 3% of our total revenue every year in industrial automation, software development, robotics, control system technology, mechanical/electrical engineering and mechatronics.

Our R&D unit – around 200 highly skilled, technical specialists – works in close cooperation with our customers, suppliers, universities and industry experts. A typical R&D project team is a multidisciplinary unit containing several experts in their fields, and we offer them exciting opportunities for further personal development.

What about you?

To succeed in Vanderlande’s R&D department, you will need to be inquisitive, creative and proactive in thinking both inside – and outside – the box. You will also need a passion for technology, a sense of adventure, and have the drive for continuous improvement and innovation.

We will provide complex challenges for you to overcome with your talented colleagues. You must solve problems, outline any improvements or invent entirely new approaches, ready for integration into our portfolio. In addition, you will have access to the state-of-the-art facilities and resources contained within our Innovation Centre.

Our R&D efforts are based all over the world – in The Netherlands, China, Spain and Germany. Regardless of location, you will work professionally alongside enthusiastic international colleagues in solving complex puzzles. Working in an ‘open innovation’ environment, you must appreciate the requirements of our markets, customers and products. In addition, you will frequently find yourself outside your comfort zone and in doing so, thrive on it.

Our Research and Development jobs

Senior Engineer R&D

Pune I, India.

You will be part of the department in which new and highly innovative technologies across all our market segments are…

Senior Test Engineer

Veghel, Netherlands.

Are you the multidisciplinary engineer we are looking for, who can guarantee the quality and functionality of our products? And…

Software Product Owner

Veghel, Netherlands.

Your responsibilities As the person responsible for managing the Team Backlog, you will optimize the value work of the development…

Lead Engineer IoT

Veghel, Netherlands.

Lead Engineer IoT Your Department In the Technology department (R&D), no two days are the same. Our activities are based…

Platform Architect

Veghel, Netherlands.

Would you like to shape the future of Vanderlande? Are you able to think outside the box to tackle the…

Mechanical – Mechatronics Development Engineer R&D

Veghel, Netherlands.

Mechanical – Mechatronics Development Engineer (R&D)Are you eager to learn new technologies? And do you want the opportunity to work…

Sr. Electrical Design Engineer

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

Essential Functions (Job Duties and Responsibilities): Translate concepts into realized alternatives, with a focus on own discipline, taking into account…

Mechanical – Mechatronics Development Engineer R&D

Veghel, Netherlands.

Mechanical – Mechatronics Development Engineer (R&D)Are you eager to learn new technologies? And do you want the opportunity to work…

Test & Integration Leader R&D

Veghel, Netherlands.

Test & Integration Leader Are you the result driven multidisciplinary engineer who is capable of looking at integration issues and…

Integration Manager R&D

Veghel, Netherlands.

Your positionAs Integration Manager you’ll be responsible for translating the customer requirements into a carefully designed system with the lowest…

R&D Engineer II

Pune I, India.

Has very good Electrical Knowledge in Power and Control Systems Knowledge of drawing tools like E-Plan Electric P8 & AutoCAD…

R&D Engineer I

Pune I, India.

Has very good Electrical Knowledge in Power and Control Systems Knowledge of drawing tools like E-Plan Electric P8 & AutoCAD…

C# Software Engineer

Veghel, Netherlands.

C# Software Engineer Your position As a software engineer you will be part of a big multi-disciplinary development team to…

project leader Conveying warehouse solutions

Veghel, Netherlands.

Project leader Conveying warehouse solutions  (Technology) Are you ready to move the world of Technology forward towards automation and material…

Manager R&D Mechanical Engineering

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

About Vanderlande: As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand….

Manager R&D Engineering – Electrical

Cincinnati, United States of America.

About Vanderlande As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand. Vanderlande…

R&D Engineer II (Mechanical)

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

About Vanderlande As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand. Vanderlande…

R&D Engineer II – Electrical

Cincinnati, United States of America.

About Vanderlande As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand. Vanderlande…

Senior R&D Electrical Engineer

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

About Vanderlande As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand. Vanderlande…

Sr. Electrical Design Engineer

Cincinnati, United States of America.

About Vanderlande As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand. Vanderlande…

Specialist R&D Engineer

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

About Vanderlande As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand. Vanderlande…

Senior R&D Engineer (Mechanical)

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

Essential Functions (Job Duties and Responsibilities): Translate concepts into realized alternatives, with a focus on own discipline, taking into account…

System Architect R&D

Veghel, Netherlands.

Your departmentIn Technology, former Research and Development (R&D), no two days are the same. Our developed products are deployed all…

Product Architect R&D

Veghel, Netherlands.

Your departmentIn Technology, former Research and Development (R&D), no two days are the same. Our developed products are deployed all…

System Test Engineer I

Pune I, India.

ISTQB Foundation Level Certification is desired . Create Test plan:– Perform risk analysis– Define test strategy– Create test plan– Provide…

Test Automation Engineer I

Pune I, India.

Your responsibilities You are required to define the test scenarios in Gherkin (using Spec flow) and aligns them with the…

Engineer Controls – R&D (PLC)

Pune I, India.

4-7 years of hands on experience in Siemens PLC systems 300/400/1200/1500series PLCs Experienced in working with TIA Portal software along…

Electrical Engineer Development (m/w/d)

Siegen, Germany.

Ja, wir sind schon echte „Wow-Maniacs“. Weil wir aus dem Stand heraus Großes schaffen, im Kopf beweglich bleiben und immer…

R&D Engineer I

Pune I, India.

Proficient in creating 3D models, product drawings in SolidWorks. Should be able to understand & create Bill of materials (BOM)….

Sr. Software Engineer (Embedded)

Marietta (Atlanta), United States of America.

About Vanderlande: As a subsidiary of Toyota Industries (TICO), Vanderlande North America is enjoying rapid growth and extraordinary market demand….

Mechanical Equipment & Tooling Expert

Veghel, Netherlands.

Mechanical Equipment & Tooling Expert in the Engineering Support Office  Do you enjoy working with many disciplines and departments towards standardizing…

Mechanical Equipment & Tooling Expert in the Engineering Support Office

Veghel, Netherlands.

Mechanical Equipment & Tooling Expert in the Engineering Support Office  Do you enjoy working with many disciplines and departments towards standardizing…

User Experience Architect

Veghel, Netherlands.

UX Technology Architect   Would you like to shape the future of Vanderlande? Are you on top of UX trends and do you like…

R&D Controls Engineer

Veghel, Netherlands.

Are you interested in new technologies? Would you like to work on a variety of international projects involving different market…

Engineer Controls – R&D (PLC)

Pune I, India.

7-8 years of hands on experience in Siemens PLC systems 300/400/1200/1500series PLCs Experienced in working with TIA Portal software along…

R&D Controls Development Engineer

Veghel, Netherlands.

R&D Controls Development Engineer Are you interested in new technologies? Would you like to work on a variety of international…

Project leader Conveying Warehouse Solutions

Veghel, Netherlands.

Project leader Conveying warehouse solutions  (Technology) Are you ready to move the world of Technology forward towards automation and material…

Senior R&D Engineer

Pune I, India.

Your responsibilities You will be responsible for design, implementation and testing of a SW framework that will enable integration of…

Senior Test Automation Engineer

Pune I, India.

Your responsibilities You are required to define the test scenarios in Gherkin (using Spec flow) and aligns them with the…

RD Mechanical Engineer MLS Spain

Barcelona Office, Spain.

Are you a great R&D Engineer? So, let's talk. We are looking for a talented individual to fill a position…

Product Owner Predictive Maintenance

Veghel, Netherlands.

Do you want to bring Vanderlande’s Market Leading Solutions to the next level with digital services? Do you believe that…

R&D Engineer I

Pune I, India.

Proficient in creating 3D models, product drawings in SolidWorks. Should be able to understand & create Bill of materials (BOM)….

Engineer Controls – R&D (PLC)

Pune I, India.

5-10 years of hands on experience in Siemens PLC systems 300/400/1200/1500series PLCs Experienced in working with TIA Portal software along…

System Test Engineer I

Pune I, India.

ISTQB Foundation Level Certification is desired . Create Test plan:– Perform risk analysis– Define test strategy– Create test plan– Provide…

Project manager Early Bag Store airports

Veghel, Netherlands.

Project manager ADAPTO – Early Bag Store development   Are you ready to move the world of Technology forward towards…