Philips Internship: Clinical Decision Support Interoperability Deployment and Evaluation (Suitable for Thesis) in Eindhoven, Netherlands


Start date : As soon as possible

Duration : 6 months

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Explore and apply an open standard that allows interoperability between different healthcare systems. You will contribute to the implementation and commercial viability evaluation of an open Clinical Decision Support (CDS) standard.

You are responsible for

  • Implementing the interoperability between the Philips Ecosystem to Clinical Decision Support (CDS) systems, using open CDS standards;

  • Reporting the feasibility of implementing the standard (strong points, limitations, challenges, etc.);

  • Reporting the method to implement the standard within the current business and potential implications.

You are a part of

A multidisciplinary team in Philips Research. Philips Research has been one of the world’s premier research labs since 1914. We develop scientific, engineering and business innovations to enhance health and well-being. You will join the Chronic Disease Management department consisting of more than 25 scientists with diverse scientific backgrounds, personalities, as well as origins, who work on a number of multi-disciplinary projects in the domain of population health management.

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

  • Be a Master student;

  • Background in Computer Science, Health Informatics, or related areas of software development;

  • Development experience in Java;

  • Very good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team of diverse people;

  • Good (English) communication skills.

In return, we offer you

  • An opportunity to experience working in a world-class research organization while collaborating with people from different backgrounds.

  • A unique learning experience in a highly professional, innovative and enthusiastic environment. This internship assignment might lead you into your first step in your future career path!

  • An internship assignment open for discussion to make it feasible for you to conduct your thesis.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at .

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at .


Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

  • Resume

Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period . Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time. Students from outside the EU need to fill in an NUFFIC agreement, which needs to be signed by the student and the university.

Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.