Electrical Designer Image Chain Cluster HW – Computing Platform

  • Aanbod Good Remuneration
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 9316200
  • Locatie Best
  • Contract Interim / ZZP
  • Branche Consumer Goods

Over deze vacature

For the Business Unit Image Guided Therapy (IGT) R&D of Philips Healthcare in Best, YER is urgently looking for an Electrical Designer preferably with experience in the medical domain.

They are the leading innovator in image-guided interventional solutions. With their partners, they improve the health of patients and save lives, every day, everywhere!


Within the R&D department of IGT Best, the Image Chain Cluster has a simple and ambitious goal to make the best Image Chain in the world that includes X-Ray, imaging data processing, data & video networking and display functionality. This role will specially focus on PC’s and video/data networking. Involved parts are custom specific developed by (international) partners or just COTS products.

The key areas of responsibility for the electrical designer are:

  • Responsible for requirements, design, implementation, test and integration of Unit in accordance with the higher level requirement and design specifications/architectures including alignment with all the relevant internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensures the mutual consistency and efficient integration of the separate modules in modular, easy-to-maintain units that meets the product specification
    Understands and communicates consequences of his/her design on the architecture
  • Determines the Unit interfaces (HW/SW), in close consultation with relevant disciplines
  • Ensures that there is proper documentation for his/her design
  • Defines, executes and takes the lead in concept and feasibility studies with a limited scope to investigate the usability of new technologies
  • Contributes to technology roadmaps and other strategic related activities
  • Contributes to the Work Breakdown Structure, the planning process of his/her area
  • Draws up personal schedule and reports on progress
  • Inspired to get the job done
  • Performs work in line with the processes that have been agreed in the department


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)
  • Excellent salary, traveling allowance
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Program with a personal coach
  • 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


In addition to specific electrical job areas the required knowledge, skills and experience are:

  • Since their strategy is to outsource the (detailed) design and engineering activities to suppliers, they require excellent communication skills to be the technical contact towards their design partners and/or suppliers. This includes together with their supplier (but each with his//her own responsibility and ownership) the alignment of requirements, test approach, design reviews, FMEA, and specifying and verifying quality and reliability whilst maintaining a good & challenging professional relationship
  • Minimally Bachelor degree (in Dutch: hbo) in Electrical engineering or other relevant discipline
  • Experience and knowledge of system development, knowledge of HW/SW interfaces
  • Experience and knowledge of computer architecture and the required computer performance for different software solutions
  • Experience with development in volume production and maintenance of released products
  • Knowledge and understanding of other disciplines with which co-operation takes place
  • Good command of English (both written and verbal)
  • Disciplined team worker
  • Analytical, creative, and abstract thinker with ability to define and understand concepts and able to create and review technical documents
  • Accurate and quality minded
  • Improvement attitude
  • Ability to work independently and to act pro-actively
  • Ability to coach, support and direct the Designers/Engineers in a subgroup
  • Ability to communicate on different levels and aware of the means and the effect of communication