Philips Software Development Engineer (m/f) - Web-based Medical Research Application in Aachen, Germany

Your challenge

In a highly dynamic customer environment characterized by a large variety of medical research fields and a wide range of associated technologies, you will enhance and develop applications for our translation research solution with a focus on our web-technology based frontend. Building on Philips proprietary medical software platform, you will enhance user experience and functionalities.

Your responsibilities

  • Responsible for design, implementation, test and maintenance of software modules with high quality

  • Focus on front-end and web application development

  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into activities

  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices

  • Create software system on Windows/Linux/Unix server environment including distributed systems, high volume data processing, machine learning, algorithm design, reporting, data visualization, etc.

  • Adhere to development processes including code reviews, design reviews and coding guidelines

  • Create and maintain software documentation

Your team

Philips Research is the source of many advanced developments in Healthcare, Lifestyle and Technology. Building on 100 years’ experience in industrial research, we’re dedicated to meaningful innovations. In the healthcare domain, we are enhancing imaging and monitoring systems, as well as exploring innovative personal healthcare.

At the inspiring interface of the medical and the technical world, the department Clinical Application Research (CAR) at Philips Research in Aachen, Germany, provides a highly rewarding environment aiming at improving peoples live. The working atmosphere is characterized by an open interaction in small interdisciplinary teams with highly skilled people. In an international team of developers and scientists, we have developed a software product and dedicated services for translational research addressing the needs of scientists in academic institutions and university hospitals.

Our offer

Work in the medical industry is gratifying and rewarding, while posing some unique challenges. You will work in a highly skilled team with great opportunities for you to explore. You will be contributing to a higher quality of life for billions of people and helping Philips deliver innovation that matters.

We are looking for

  • Master of Science in computer science or a related field or bachelor degree with relevant work experience

  • Proven programming skills and knowledge of modern HTML/CSS, ASP.NET, Javascript and C#

  • Experience with ASP.NET API / RESTful Web Services and modern Java Script frameworks (angularJS, JQuery)

  • Experience with systems and applications design, development, and testing is beneficial

  • A solid understanding of how web applications work including session management, preferably proven working experience in web programming

  • Adequate knowledge of Object Oriented Programming

  • Good debug and problem solving mindset, hands-on experience with web debugging tools

  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.

  • Good English language skills

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