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About Samotics

Passionate about solving the problem of unplanned downtime and industrial energy waste, Samotics uses AI-driven electrical signature analysis to create smart solutions that increase asset productivity and reduce energy waste while saving customers’ time and money.

Our product, SAM4, leverages machine learning algorithms and IoT sensors to detect upcoming failures in critical industrial assets up to months in advance. But SAM4 does more than just prevent unplanned downtime. It also enables the world's largest and most successful industrial companies to significantly reduce energy waste, with our mission to reduce global energy consumption by 10%!

We are a growing, energetic company where professionalism, a great atmosphere, and cutting-edge technology go hand in hand. Our team in Leiden, the Netherlands currently has 100 people and continues to grow.

About the role

As a Tech scale-up, we are always looking for the best technical talent. The number of vacancies in this area has reached the stage where we want to hire a dedicated Tech recruiter. As our Tech recruiter, you will oversee the hiring process from start to finish for all our Tech roles. You advise our hiring managers on how to find the right talent, what screening process to use etc. You’ll be part of our People Team and our Head of People will coach and support you.

Key responsibilities

  • Advisor for the hiring teams: advise on the recruitment strategy, vacancy text and design selection processes to make sure we select the right candidates based on objective criterias and in line with our values and culture.

  • Manage the full recruitment process. Screen candidates in a first interview, before they’re passed on to the hiring team. Plan all hiring touchpoints with clarity on expectations and continuous progress. Communicate offers to successful candidates.

  • Candidate experience: Be a trusted and reliable point of contact for candidates throughout the process. Make people feel comfortable and looked after.

  • Talent Sourcing: Source relevant candidates for our open positions. Approach talent in a truly personal and on-brand way. Get people interested in the role based on our brand and the challenges they would work on.

  • Stakeholder updates: Provide stakeholders with recurring updates about the status and progress of the open vacancies, e.g. the number of applications, reasons for rejections, conversion rate per stage.



  • A bachelor's degree (HBO or WO)

  • 1 to 3 years of working experience, preferably recruitment experience in a tech start-up or scale-up environments

  • Tech-savvy; able to connect with developers and designers

  • Self-starter who is determined and tenacious

  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written

  • Eye for detail, structured and precise

  • Fluent in English

  • Already based in The Netherlands

What we offer

  • A competitive salary

  • Flexibility to work from home in combination with working from the company office

  • A brand-new, custom-designed office (with 90% recycled materials) at a three-minute walk from Leiden Central Station

  • Daily fresh lunches and healthy snacks when working in the office

  • Generous parental leave

  • A fun and professional company culture based on the principle of freedom and responsibility

  • Company events

  • The chance to work on cutting-edge technology that has the potential to reduce global energy consumption by 10%

How to apply

  • We start with some questions for you on the next page – this is your chance to highlight why you, and uniquely you, would be the best candidate for this role!

  • We’ll invite you for interviews at our office

  • If the interviews go well, we’ll make an offer directly!