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Senior Sofware Engineer, Clinical Data Repository (Freelance)

Posted Mar 31, 2022
Project ID: PHILJP00024895
Eindhoven, Noord Brabant
8 months
(May 2, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022)
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
42 - 68 €/hr
Application Deadline: May 2, 2022 12:00 AM

The position is for an experienced senior software engineer to act as a developer within HSDP, with excellent and deep technical expertise, who can coach others and strengthen the scrum teams.
She/he should be a strong technical developer with extensive experience on the applicable technologies (see below) and with excellent technical communication skills towards other team members.
It concerns a full-time assignment with 3-5 days per week on-site presence on the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven. This team is working in a DevOps way and is responsible for monitoring their services 24/7 in production.

Main Expertise and Knowledge
Required experience

  • Multiple years (~5) of programming experience in Java and JavaScript
  • Ample experience with developing RESTful Microservices using Spring Boot/MVC/Cloud
  • Proficient in data modelling, logical and physical database design using
  • PostgreSQL/Oracle/MS SQL/MySQL
  • Experience in building triggers, stored procedures/functions using SQL, PL/SQL
  • Experience in designing distributed applications on IAAS like Cloud
  • Foundry/Docker/Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of query execution and optimization using indexes, partitions and analysing query plans, performance tuning
  • Knowledge of data interchange formats like XML, JSON
  • Clean code and knowledge about Design Patterns and SOLID principles
  • Familiar with working in scrum teams and applying agile development techniques
  • Fluent in English, both verbal and in writing
  • Experience in designing and writing automated functional/performance tests
  • Nice to have experience
  • Knowledge of OAuth2, OpenID Connect and FHIR specifications
  • Experience working with Python and building triggers, stored procedures/functions using T-SQL, PL/PgSQLTest-driven development (TDD) and Behaviour Driven Development (BDD)Experience in
  • DevOps (e.g. production deployments, monitoring and alerting, troubleshooting)TFS, MTM (test management), CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with working according Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)Special characteristics / requirements
  • Understanding of working in a highly regulated environment (medical)Willingness to join the rotating 24/7 on call pool
  • High quality and improvement attitude
  • Independent worker with fast learning attitude
  • Experience with multi-cultural environment and multi-site project set up
  • Key areas of responsibilities
  • Creates high quality working software
  • Features driven development in an agile approach
  • Actively participates in sprint planning, daily stand-up meetings, sprint reviews, sprint retrospectives and backlog refinement. Contributes to continuous improvement of the team, software and processes
  • Designs, codes, documents, tests (automated), maintains and deploys software
  • Supports DevOps in deploying software
  • Defines, monitors and meets performance and quality metrics
  • Provides technical solutions that conform to requirements with a strong focus on end-users, high quality (QMS/regulatory standards), performance, safety and security
  • Keeps abreast of technical knowledge by studying and implementing state-of-the-art programming techniques and development tools, participating in educational opportunities, participating in communities


Necessary know-how / skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or higher
  • Good documentation and reporting abilities
  • Good communication skills
  • Disciplined team worker
  • Analytical, creative, and abstract thinker

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