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Software Engineer

Koninklijke Philips N.V.

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Over de functie

As a Software Engineer C; for our Pixel Panthers Team, you impact the way Pathologists diagnose cancer.

Our challenge

We are establishing a worldwide business for total Digital Pathology Solutions encompassing an Ultra-Fast Scanner for digitization of microscope tissue slides and a Pathology Image Management System. Our solutions enable pathology laboratory and pathologists to work more effectively, leading to higher quality diagnoses and as a result better patient care.

You are responsible for

Collaborating with your team on the components for processing large amounts of pixel data from digitized tissue glass slides. This includes the encoding / decoding, processing and displaying of images on both back end and front end. These components enable pathologists to review slides for diagnosis and advanced image analytics solutions. You contribute to these components, which are part of current and next major releases of our Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution (PIPS). Our PIPS improves the process in hospitals and research centers with deployed digital pathology. Image analytics solutions based on our SDK facilitate not only computer-aided measurements and characterization but also advanced algorithms for assisted diagnosis.

Design and implementation of software (on component or module level) understand and communicate consequences of your design on the architecture.

Design software based on design specifications in accordance with the functional specifications. Finalize the design specifications and test the designed modules or components, so that the software in question will be reliable, efficient, easy to maintain and user-friendly. Perform work in-line with the product development resp. software engineering processes that were agreed in the department.

Your Team: Pixel Panthers

When you walk into work, you will be joining a truly entrepreneurial, highly energetic, agile and multi-disciplinary team, all-passionate about defining the future, growing the business and having fun. You will be working with the latest technologies eg C ++ 11, HTML5, JavaScript / Typescript, OpenGL / WebGL and heterogeneous storage environments. We drive exponential business growth at the intersection of innovation, entrepreneurship and passion - delivering cutting edge technologies that solve century-old health challenges with greater speed, higher quality and better accuracy for individuals and families around the world. Join us!


  • About 2 years of experience as a software engineer in the industry (product development);
  • Dedication to testing, code review, and other quality-oriented practices;
  • Proficient knowledge with good coding experience in C ++ and bonus points for JavaScript / Typescript;
  • Experience with graphics programming (eg OpenGL, WebGL, CUDA);
  • Affinity with high-performance data processing;
  • Affinity with HTTP / REST services and web development patterns;
  • Experience with working in cross-functional agile teams;
  • Higher vocational level (HBO) or university education in software development;
  • Flexible and open attitude, good communication skills in English.


  • 40 hours a week
  • 1-Year contract
  • Best, NL
  • Start Date: April 4th
  • Compensation varies depending on experience
    • Freelance rate: About 50-55 / hr
    • Payroll rate: About 3700-4000 / month gross


Philips is one of the largest electronics companies in the world, currently focused in the area of ​​healthcare. It strives to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation, The company's goal is to improve the lives of 3 billion people every year by 2025. They aim to provide the best possible workplace for people who share their passion.

Philips is a diversified technology company and a market leader in the fields of cardiac care, acute care home healthcare, energy-efficient lighting solutions, and new lighting applications, as well as shaving, grooming, and oral care products.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Benjamin Dight via telefoonnummer 06-13812420

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