Philips TFS Tools Development Consultant in Best, Netherlands


Your challenge

Are you an expert on Microsoft Team Foundation Server? Do you have the ability to understand the business needs and translate them into solutions? Are you eager to create these solutions and help maintain them? Then apply for the vacancy of Support Tools Developer at Philips Innovation Center Eindhoven!

Your responsibilities

Your main task will be to support Microsoft Team Foundation Server and future application lifecycle and source control solutions including:

  • Work with the user community to adopt new features, enable new use cases, and help resolve any issues

  • Create customizations and tools to help support the team’s needs (PM, Dev, Test, & Ops)

  • Take the lead in the validation of the application.

  • Monitor the health of the solution and take proactive steps to ensure reliable availability and performance

  • Manage patches and updates for tooling solutions and related hosting environment including the operating system

  • User administration and access control

Your team

You will be part of a global team with colleagues in the US, Israel, India and the Netherlands. In this team, you are working on the full support cycle from talking to the business to identify issues and improvement opportunities, proposing solutions, implementing solutions and supporting them. You will work with driven and eager likeminded individuals close to R&D for Philips. This way you will help us reach the goal of positively impact people to lead better, healthier lives.

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

We are looking for

We are looking for someone who enjoys being the link between business and IT. Someone capable of defining architecture but also hands on in solving pressing Technical Application issues. Other skills and experience we are looking for are:

  • Microsoft MCSD Application Lifecycle Management certified

  • A bachelor or master degree with minimum 5 years relevant work experience as for instance administrator or support engineer specifically for Microsoft Team Foundation Server

  • Good communication skills in English and Dutch

  • Strong knowledge of application lifecycle workflows and processes involved in the design, development, deployment, test, and maintenance of software systems in the Windows environment

  • Visual Studio and the .NET Framework experience is required

  • Solid experience with scripting languages is required

  • Solid experience with system administration in a Windows OS environment is required

  • Solid knowledge in agile development methodologies and principles is required

Recruitment process

If you’re interested in this opportunity to join us, please upload your resume and motivation letter through the Philips career site.

After a pre-selection process, you can receive an invite for a further phone call screening by the Talent Acquisition Consultant. If positive, you will be invited for (face-to-face) business interviews. The screening might take place after the closing date.