Product Specialist - Wearable Sensors (EMEA)

  • Sales
  • Enschede, Netherlands

Product Specialist - Wearable Sensors (EMEA)

Job description

Do you get thrilled by providing technical support to customers in human movement sciences? Do you have a background in movement science, biomechanical engineering or related? Are you interested to work for a growing and innovative high tech company, where people and fun are part of our core values? We'd love to have you!

Your role as a Product Specialist at Xsens

As a Product Specialist for our Wearables Sensors (WS) you are using your knowledge to technically support our customers and to provide pre- and post-sales support to our customer base in the EMEA region. Typically, you will support customers having applications in biomechanics research, sports science, rehabilitation and ergonomics. With your customer and market insights you will also support the development of new products. You will be based in Enschede as part of our global sales and support team, located in The Netherlands, the United States and Hong Kong. On a daily basis, you work with our Account Executives, and our worldwide team of product specialists. You will report to the Manager Product Specialists. 

Key challenges :

  • Present and demonstrate Xsens products to potential customers. On-site, at conferences and by means of online webinars
  • Support development of pre-sales tools like presentations, marketing material, etc.
  • Use feedback coming from the market to support and drive the development process
  • Provide technical support to Xsens’ customers to ensure optimal customer satisfaction
  • Train and support our global distributor and value added reseller network
  • Develop support material for Xsens’ knowledge base and tutorial platform


Xsens is looking for a self-starting and responsible Product Specialist. Someone who thrives in an environment where entrepreneurial attitude is highly appreciated. You have:

  • Bsc degree in movement science and/or biomechanical engineering, Computer Science (or similar)
  • Preferably biomechanical knowledge and/or experience with human motion analysis
  • Experience with using Matlab, Python, C#
  • Experience with mobile device application development is a plus
  • Experience in a technical support role is preferred
  • Excellent technical and communication skills, fluent in English
  • Result oriented, highly motivated and enthusiastic attitude and the ability to work independently
  • The ability to travel frequently (up to 35% of your time)

Working at Xsens

Xsens is more than a leading innovator in the field of 3D motion tracking technology. Working for Xsens is working with colleagues that are inquisitively and entrepreneurial by heart. Naturally, there is a high level of cooperation within our team. The team consists of people with multiple international backgrounds, a sportive mindset and driven to get the most out of themselves. They share a passion for movement and technology.

Xsens offers a position in an innovative, ambitious and international company, with an attractive compensation package. The informal culture allows for personal input, growth and development. Full training in our products and services will be provided.