HR Manager

Full-Time Position


You will play a key role in delivering LUMICKS people strategy, growing and developing the team, driving an amazing employee experience, and ensuring flexible and scalable structures and policies. Together with the HR & Recruitment team and the company’s leadership, you will have the opportunity to influence and shape the next phase of our journey. As an experienced, creative, and pragmatic builder you will work on strategic projects and operational activities, for LUMICKS to remain the organization where people want to be.

Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

What are my tasks & responsibilities?

  • Partner with the rapidly growing global Dynamic Single-Molecule R&D, Commercial, Marketing, and Installation & Service teams.
  • Coach leaders reaching their business goals and support them with operational HR challenges.
  • ​​​​​​Drive optimization and implementation of employee experience projects for LUMICKS with a focus on:
    • organizational design & development; ensure teams across the organization are connected and committed to delivering the strategy
    • leadership development
    • internal mobility
    • policies, pay & benefits, job structures
    • HR calendar & practices

What about my skills & competencies?

  • You have broad HR experience; both hands-on and strategic.
  • You are passionate about culture and business.
  • You are able to use effective methods of internal communication & change management.
  • You have great 1-1 and group communication and engagement skills at all levels.
  • You can align long-term vs short-term decisions.
  • You are creative, flexible, resilient, independent, and organized.
  • You have excellent Dutch and English (written and verbal) skills.
  • You possess basic Excel & HRIS skills.
  • You are available for a minimum of 32 hours per week, preferably full-time.
  • You have a minimum of 10 – 15 years of relevant experience.
  • You’ve graduated with at least a Bachelor’s degree.


LUMICKS has come to market as the supplier of instruments for dynamic single-molecule and cell avidity research – a rapidly evolving niche in the fundamental biology research field. Our high-performance instruments allow for the investigation into the fundamental cause of disease and the potential for drug optimization. With our tools, researchers can visualize and quantify the interactions between proteins and DNA in real-time, and perform high-throughput screening of molecular and cell-cell interactions using sound waves.

We offer the chance to be part of an important mission: To improve human health by unlocking dynamic single-molecule and cell avidity analysis. With the ever-increasing adoption of our technologies by leading institutes from all over the world, including Max-Planck, Rockefeller University, and ShanghaiTech, LUMICKS is now expanding its team.

Why Join?

Autonomy, ownership & responsibility

Growth opportunities

Flat organization & open culture