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40 uur - Royal Philips

DevOps Engineer

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In this role, you have the opportunity to… To work at Philips Image Guided Therapy (IGT) a strong market leader in its field. Your work delivers a valuable contribution since you manage the system software configuration throughout the whole IGT lifecycle (plan, develop, test, deploy, release and maintenance).

  • You are responsible for;

    • Taking ownership for activities such as setting up build and test management frameworks, managing archives in a version control system and take care of software releasing;
    • Translate the software architecture concepts into a configuration management implementation in cooperation with project architects, test- and integration managers and the Competence Group Technical Applications (CG-TA) both in the Netherlands and in India;
    • Participate as the DevOps expert in the development projects and maintenance activities to provide the best infrastructure and automation for continuous integration, continuous (unit) testing and releasing;
    • Define and implement build & test infrastructure improvements that enable effective software development processes. Whilst taking maintenance responsibility into account for released products (10+ years);
    • Configure and deliver Operating Systems tailored to the needs of the project;
    • Tool validation of the chosen DevOps tools.

    You are part of

    The Image Guided Therapy Systems (IGT-S) development organization consists of 450 people, from which 110 people work in software development. Software is developed by teams, each focusing on a specific part of the system. The DevOps team (12 members) is responsible for the Software Development Infrastructure that includes Software Sets, Version Control, Tool validation, IT Security, OS Builds and frameworks for continuous integration, continuous (unit) testing and releasing. By ways of automation, the relatively small team is able to support all IGT system projects including the entire software development community.

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

    • Bachelor degree in SW Engineering, Informatics, Computer Science or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience (e.g., software configuration management, software product development or DevOps engineering);
    • Familiar with software development methodologies such as agile, scrum and V-model;
    • A set of strong technical skills in configuration management (configuration items identification, version control, build management, release management, change management);
    • A strong grasp of Configuration Management Tools and build and tests automation tools;
    • The ability to code and script and experienced with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment;

    This all together you have a keen eye on deliverables, have the ability to involve the necessary people to get things done (across functional borders). You do this all with a LEAN mindset seeking to drive change and improvements. Experience working in Healthcare product development is an advantage, but not a requirement. Nevertheless, it is important you are experienced working with HighTech systems with a long lifecycle (+/- 10 years).

    In return, we offer you

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    Why should you join Philips?

    Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s 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.

    To find out more about what it’s 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.


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