TNO is an independent research organization. It is our mission to provide the right answers. And to ask the right questions. By combining research disciplines and domains we can tackle any question… no matter how complex. We never stop thinking … about what works, and what can be improved. Because with every innovation we contribute to a better tomorrow. But when is change for the better? What is possible? And how do we define progress? Take a look at the world through the eyes of TNO … and envision the future.

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Do you want to do ground-breaking work in multidisciplinary projects, seek out new knowledge? Do you want to help customers with innovative, practical and smart solutions?

Technological breakthroughs such as artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, cryptography, algorithms and quantum computers are all coming together to produce ICT innovations.

The Information & Communication Technology unit works for clients in fields such as government, telecoms, banks, defence and security, industry, energy, construction, healthcare, mobility and logistics. We are also seeking out cooperation with knowledge partners and other TNO units.


As a starter at TNO you have many options. You can specialise or you can develop in a broader sense. You could become a consultant or top researcher. Or maybe you see yourself as an R&D engineer or leading a project. TNO offers you fantastic prospects in which you have a great deal of freedom and responsibility in shaping your career. From the moment you join us, your career development is in the spotlight, in part through the special Talent Development Programme or the Trainee Programme. As a new colleague you get an extensive introduction and education programme so that you can feel quickly at home at TNO and get off to a flying start.

Diversity and inclusion

At TNO we encourage an inclusive work environment, where you can be yourself as much as possible. Whatever your story is and whatever unique qualities you bring. It is precisely by combining our unique strengths and perspectives that we are able to develop innovations that make a real difference in society.