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Philips Customer Project Manager - Digital & Computational Pathology in Eindhoven, Netherlands


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Combine your technical knowledge with project management in an international customer facing healthcare IT environment.

You are responsible for

  • The project scoping, planning, communication, integration and physical installation at customer sites of the digital pathology solution components, being the ultra fast scanner (UFS) and the pathology image management system (IMS)

  • Creating, managing and executing installation plans and schedules, including complete site coordination as well as customer education and consultation as required

  • Reviewing feedback from customers, compiling and analyzing support data and recommending technical changes as appropriate

  • Managing and communicating on a high level of professionalism to consultants and suppliers of information systems connected to DCP (Digital & Computational Pathology).

  • Successful DCP implementation and customer acceptance, within the agreed upon time frame, of the delivered digital pathology solution.

  • Completing project documentation including weekly reports on project status and general timekeeping

  • Contributing to knowledge transfer within the functional group as required.

  • Providing remote support on installed base; contributing to knowledge transfer within the functional group and pre-build IMS systems as required.

The focus will be on European based customers but implementations globally could be performed as required.

You are part of

When you walk into work you will be joining a truly entrepreneurial team of over 330 employees spread across 8 countries, all passionate about defining the future, growing the business and having fun. You will be considered an “early joiner” to the Philips Emerging Businesses family at which plans to expand itself by approximately 700 members in the next 3 years.

Your local team is Philips Digital & Computational Pathology Solutions (PDCPS) and this venture started in 2007. The venture is establishing a worldwide business for total Digital & Computational Pathology Solutions encompassing an UltraFast scanner for digitization of microscope tissue slides and a Pathology Image Management System. The highly skilled teams aim at leveraging multiple Philips assets and capabilities (brand, market channel, technology) for establishing the total solution and being the 1st to market to establish a dominant market position. The market launch of the first solutions was in 2011. The venture has an installed base in US, Europe and Asia and keeps expanding.

You'll report to the Implementation Project Director.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s engineering degree (Biomedical, Electronics, ...)

  • At least 3 to 5 years of experience in Healthcare IT solutions

  • Technical experienced person with the ambition to grow further in project management in the Healthcare IT environment

  • Knowledge in system integration/installation and networking as also pathology workflow integration, including the communication standards used in the industry (XML, HL7, DICOM, IHE)

  • High level of professionalism in communicating with internal and external customers and partners.

  • Ability to run several projects in parallel

In return, we offer you

A challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

  • We offer a market conform salary

  • 25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually

  • A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance

  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching

  • Solid company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package

  • Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount

  • Healthy work-life balance

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