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Database consultant / Data scientist (Freelance)

Posted Jul 6, 2022
Project ID: PHILJP00025234
Eindhoven, Noord Brabant
1 year
(Jul 1, 2022 - Jun 30, 2023)
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
65 - 90 €/hr
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2022 12:00 AM

To help out with all the User stories we have popluated. Expanding our Database to include Delivery model an provide more guidance to the users

You are responsible for being the Database Consultant for the long-term strategic partnerships (LSP) and customized solutions of Philips. In this role, you have the opportunity toBe yourself and develop yourself. And use your passion to drive the development of our Database E2E and initiate new improvements. Meaning your expertise will be put in practice when it comes to both database design and development and process improvements, including requirements definition, prototyping, and proof of concept, design, development, testing, debugging and maintenance. You feel energized by combining conceptual thinking as well as execution. You will be pioneering with newest techniques and as such be engaging in internal dialogues with your fellow modelers and BPEs. As part of the deployment team you show initiative and share your knowledge with new users.You will get the freedom to search for and develop new ideas that are beneficial to us and your own development. Whilst making sure that we deliver on time on our promises.

You are responsible for
Writing great/structured code that is testable Optimizing the speed of our setup. For example, by moving our calculations to a microservice architecture or to our Azure database. Extending our database by connecting and improving the import of the data to Azure Database from multiple sources (APIs, flat files, etc), while safeguarding data quality and adherence to financial guidelines. Development of UIs that are guiding our users through the complex solutions.

You are a part of
the Harmonized Business case team which is part of Finance. The team collaborates with the markets and engages with multiple stakeholders at Global and Business level. You directly report to the BPO HBC, located in Eindhoven. Besides you the central team consists of BPEs, modelling experts, testers and business analysts. The team values transparency and honesty.

 Everybody is approachable no matter what role or function and we give each other honest feedback without hidden agendas. We show interest in each other, and we all are eager to walk the extra mile to optimally serve our users. 

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

  • A bachelors or masters degree. 
  • Strong understanding data modeling (i.e., conceptual, logical, and physical model design)
  • Experience with CI/CD, Azure DevOps (Version Control, Repos, Pipelines and User Stories)
  • Solid knowledge of: Azure services, such as (durable) Functions, Azure SQL Database, being able to build and maintain complex queries, Service Bus, App Services. 
  • Understanding basic finance terms. Mature communication skills, full business proficiency in English. 
  • Provide on-call support after hours as an when needed. Advanced excel user, including VBA programming skills. Agile/scrum experience.


In return, we offer you to grow your career in a company that values the interaction between technology and people. You can join an innovative company in Health & Wellbeing that makes a real difference to people lives. 

You will be surrounded by passionate, insightful colleagues who share your drive to create superior customer experiences. Your work will be challenging and full of opportunities for growth. Variety and challenge will be part of your daily routines. 

Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences: Depending on experience, a competitive salary25 days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually. A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance. 

Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching. Solid company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package. 

Why should you join Philips? 

Working at Philips is more than a job. Its 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. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video. 

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

Philips expert in specific process. Domain(s) (subject matter expert). Develop, implement and drive continuous improvements of the standardized business capabilities for his/her expertise area. Process custodian and ensures adoption of proven practices. Capture learnings and actively share success within your network. Dedicated BPE reports into BPO.

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