Philips Senior Web Front End Developer in Eindhoven, Netherlands

Your challenge

Do you want to accelerate the creation of the Internet of Things and the dramatic impact it will have on the economy, science and society as a whole?

Do you believe that it’s not connected devices themselves that are game-changing, but the services and experiences they deliver?

Are you interested in digging deep into “small data” as well as “big data” to deliver meaningful insights on consumers and medical professionals?

Do you want to work in innovative projects in the domains of healthcare, lifestyle and connected products comprising mobile and web solutions?

Your responsibilities

You will be one of the web engineering experts that form a team tailored for a specific mission. You contribute to fast realization of prototypes as well as effective product development, by applying deep engineering knowledge of the most relevant coding platforms and standards, in combination with proven Agile collaboration methods and test-driven development.

As Senior Web Front End Engineer in the Web engineering group;

  • You will be able to estimate total required team effort, are closely involved in policy preparation and the program of the group

  • You will lead improvement initiatives with regard to technological improvements, and perform future-oriented studies with other specialists

  • You are recognized by peers because of your technical competences

  • You will be the contact point for customers, identify leads and understand market demand and customer requirements in the longer term

  • You will actively contribute and steer all aspects of agile software development: planning, tracking, architecture, development, configuration management, testing, integration, validation, and documentation

Your team

Philips aims to improve the lives of 3 billion people by 2025. To accomplish this goal, Philips is revolutionizing the way we look at healthcare systems by delivering innovation across the continuum of care. In this role, you will work on connected digital propositions that span all Philips businesses, driving programs that address healthy living, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and home care. You will collaborate closely with people from different cultural backgrounds, located all over the world, as if they were sitting next to you.

Our user-centered connected propositions contain re-usable components, within an increasingly open ecosystem. They also use current connectivity standards and cloud services. In short, they empower people.

The Philips Connected Digital Propositions team of which you’ll be a part helps deliver best-in-class, end-to-end solutions. These include connected hardware, appliances, medical devices and wearables, and leading mobile apps across all major OS platforms. The team also develops various back-end cloud systems that integrate with these propositions.

The team works according to Agile principles, following SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) processes. You will work on highly innovative, first-of-their-kind propositions that are new within Philips, so an entrepreneurial mindset is an advantage. Together with your team, you will strive for continuous improvement of deliverables, your way of working and yourself. The world doesn’t run from 9 to 5, so flexible working hours can be combined with a healthy work-life balance. Colleagues will challenge and coach you and you should willingly return the favor.

Our offer

We offer the opportunity to play a leading role in achieving Philips’ ambitions with digital connected products and to truly contribute to the way our innovations improve the health and well-being of our customers.

You will work in close cooperation with global teams across Philips, playing a key role in driving the transition process that will turn Philips into a Digital Systems company. We invite you to be part of a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for personal development.

Our benefits are very competitive and designed according to your preferences:

  • Depending on experience, a year salary (fulltime) between € 66.000,- and € 84.000,- (including personal benefits package);

  • A holiday allowance of 25 days per year and the option to purchase up to 20 extra days annually;

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

  • An extensive set of tools to drive your career, including a personal development budget, free training and coaching;

  • A solid company pension scheme and an attractive health insurance package;

  • The opportunity to buy Philips shares and products at a discount;

  • A healthy work-life balance.

We are looking for

  • Bachelor/Master degree in SW Engineering, Informatics, or equivalent;

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in (networked) product development as Senior Web Front End Developer;

  • Proven track record in development methodologies like Agile/Scrum/V-Model;

  • Set of strong technical skills in HTML5, CSS, TypeScript, Object Oriented JavaScript, Responsive layouts, Performance optimizations;

  • Experience in TDD/BDD, Angular JS, and Cloud Foundry is an advantage.

This role will appeal to you if you…

  • Enjoy working in cross-functional teams;

  • Are curious, open and feel at home in an international environment;

  • Have an affinity with innovative development projects and feel comfortable with relatively vague requirements.

Recruitment process

If you’re interested in this opportunity to join us, please apply through using job id. 202169 or use the "apply" button.

In case of any questions you can contact the responsible Talent Acquisition Consultant: Koen Meewis ( ).

After a pre-selection process based on your CV, you will be invited for face-to-face recruitment- and business interviews.