Data Engineer

  • Aanbod Depends on experience
  • Functiegroep Finance
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 9246800
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Medical & Health

Over deze vacature

Philips Digital Cognitive Diagnostics is a new business within the Philips HealthWorks venture organization. The venture is tasked with developing a new “software only” product called IntelliSpace Cognition. This new product, which is a class II medical device will help neurologists in assessing the cognitive performance of people with a neuro (degenerative) disease. The initial market for IntelliSpace Cognition is the US. The venture is currently seeking a Data Engineer who will be based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.


Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Conducting source data verification; checking data for accuracy and completeness
  • Optimize the collaboration between data owners and domain experts
  • Exporting and organizing data from our product database and developing a long term data management strategy
  • Reviewing and cleaning research data
  • Preparing data files for analysis in close contact with other team members
  • Providing insightful data overviews for clinicians, researchers and software developers
  • Creating interfaces & dashboards to gain deeper insights into the performance of our products


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to Philips. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model);
  • Challenging assignments;
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office;
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach;
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance);
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven;
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture;
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals;
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies.


  • Work experience or degree that supports clinical data management
  • A “go do”, self-propelling attitude to work
  • The ability to interact with people in both the scientific, clinical and technical (SW) worlds
  • Affinity to work with with clinical data and ability to develop software independently
    • Solid knowledge of at least one programing language (R or Python preferred)
    • Knowledge of Postgres databases is a plus
  • Knowledge of Good Clinical Practice
  • Accurate and an eye for detail
  • Good written and verbal English skills