application software engineer in hilversum, nederland

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hilversum, nederland, noord-holland
Information Technology


At GHX, our mission is to reduce the cost of doing business in healthcare by enabling better supply chain management. Through our suite of supply chain software solutions, we make it easier for hospitals, healthcare providers and suppliers to drive cost and inefficiency out of their processes.  We have ambitious plans to grow our business further and currently have an exciting opportunity for an Application Software Engineer to join our team. 

By translating customers’ demands into technical solutions you will support GHX growth in the Dutch market in offering cloud-based e-Commerce solutions to Providers and local Suppliers. You will be responsible for developing and deploying software solutions to the requirements, specifications and client needs provided by the Operations and Sales team.

You will use your technical skills and experience to write codes, participate in design reviews, maintain production systems, resolve defects and provide recommendations to improve the applications. In order to drive customer satisfaction, you will interface internally with different teams (e.g. Sales, Operations and Helpdesk). 

In this role you will have a direct impact on the GHX revenue and Customer Experience in supporting customers to handle their supply chain.


Next to a good salary, GHX provides a pension plan and you will have a bonus of 8,33%. Travel expenses for a distance more than 10KM will be paid and lunch is on us.


Above everything, you will have the desire to succeed and demonstrate the enthusiasm and energy to inspire and influence those around you.  Continuous learning will be part of the experience with us so we don’t expect you to arrive knowing everything, but the following competencies will enable you to be successful in this role:

  • A bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Sciences or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in commercial software development.
  • Knowledge of one or more of the following languages: Java, .Net, PHP, Coldfusion or Lucee.
  • Experience in working with ORACLE or either SQL or NoSQL databases.
  • Knowledge of object orientation and design patterns.
  • Experience in coding and debugging in enterprise applications.
  • Experience in working in an agile environment and comfortable working in short iterations with frequent releases.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written in English and Dutch.
  • Autonomous, self-directed, able to work with tight deadlines with a hands-on approach and strong sense for initiative and drive.
  • Ability to think out-of-the-box and to come up with new ideas to improve processes.
  • Ability to interact with different levels of an organization and work with cross-functional teams.