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The Netherlands
Amsterdam - Duivendrecht
United States
Fort Lauderdale - Florida

Communications Specialist

“Our mission is to enrich the yachting experience, throughout the entire customer journey.”

Van Berge Henegouwen is headquartered in The Netherlands, with offices in the South of France, Germany and the UK. For over 25 years, we have been dedicated to integrating luxury technology onboard superyachts. We have successfully completed over 200 projects. Our philosophy to fully support our clients throughout the entire lifecycle of a vessel is implemented by providing a broad range of products and services with access to a worldwide network of service centers.

Our innovative systems and services are tailored to meet each client’s specific requirements. We have a team of over 160 dedicated professionals, who enjoy maintaining long-term relationships with our clients. Our mission is to enrich the yachting experience throughout the entire customer journey and provide a unique turnkey solution. We work in close collaboration with owners, build teams, management companies, yards, architects, and designers. Our services include system design, engineering, consultancy and project management through to supply, development, installation, and commissioning. We provide ongoing service and maintenance during the operational life of the vessel.

Would you like to be part of this innovative environment and do you want to work in a dynamic and professional environment? COME and WORK WITH US!

Communications Specialist
Due to growth of our operations, we are recruiting an GSM/Comms specialist who wants to work on cutting-edge projects. You will be designing and supporting high-end communication for the owners of super yachts worldwide. The solutions you design are being used in some of the largest super yachts in the world. We work with high demanding clients’ who have high expectations. This function is based at our office in Amsterdam, you will also be travelling once in a while to the shipyards.

What will you do?

  • Pre engineering/sales of GSM (passive, hybrid & active), UHF, TVRO, SATCOM, WiFi systems for vessels
  • Creating low and high level network design solution of GSM (passive, hybrid & active), UHF, TVRO,SATCOM.
  • Analyzing and writing technical reports and drafting technical specifications
  • Commission and integration of the GSM/Comms systems onboard the vessels
  • Testing of cables, frequency and technologies
  • Responsible to keep up to the right quality by controlling of the installed installations on the vessels
  • Troubleshooting, quickly and efficiently get to the bottom of any technical issue
  • Working on the optimization of the radio frequency
  • Come up with elegant, robust and cost-effective networks meeting and over achieving the client’s requirements
  • Build relationships, both internally and externally
  • Give training on the job to owners/crew
  • Continues working on improvements and new ideas. You will work in a technical fast-paced environment.

What to bring?

  • A degree in either IT, Telematics or Electronics
  • Minimum of 10 years Telecommunication Experience GSM, UHF, TVRO, SATCOM, WiFi and Radio Optimization
  • Experience in installation, commissioning, testing and troubleshooting remote and local
  • IBWave certificated (indoor) planning/design/prediction (a big plus)
  • Anritsu line sweeps certificated
  • Knowledge of installing cables, frequency and technologies
  • Analyzing technical requirements, system architectures, policies, standard, emerging technologies, creating technical specifications and able to give trainings
  • Experience in supporting other departments like Sales Engineering on pre-sales
  • A hands-on approach
  • An analytical mind
  • Fluent in English is a must
  • A thorough understanding of A/V systems is preferred
  • Willingness to travel, accurate, hard working
  • Flexible, eager to lean and no 9 till 5 mentality
  • Driver’s license
  • Last but not least a drive for delivery of high quality solutions and the willingness to go the extra mile to over achieve customer expectations

What do we offer?
For this position we offer a pleasant and informal working environment. You will be part of an enthusiastic team within a very innovative and dynamic organization with good salary and benefits.

Please send your motivation letter and CV to Mona Siddiqui, HR Advisor; You can find more information on our company on

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated

Are you as passionate about your future as we are?

We are always on the lookout for professional talent in all sorts of areas such as engineering, project management, it, sales & marketing. Check out our vacancies or fill in an open application.

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