Java developer nexuzhealth

Software & Analysis
Professional, Freelancer

We are looking for a passionate Java developer who would like to build software for the healthcare sector. Would you like to work in a no-nonsense environment where mutual respect, appreciation and transparency are essential? Then Nexuzhealth has a challenge for you! Nexuzhealth is a young joint venture between UZ Leuven and Cegeka. We are the combination between the knowledge and experience of these two large organizations supported by the passion and drive of a start-up. We are building and implementing the Clinical Workstation (KWS), a software platform for supporting medical care and electronic patient records. In addition, we recently launched our first software platform for frontline healthcare providers.  Would you like to be the experienced Java Developer who will strengthen nexuzhealth? #LI-LL1

  • Develop and maintain the clinical workstation (KWS) with the latest tools and technologies.
  • You work with custom frameworks (POJO), intelliJ, SQL on Sybase ASE, distribution via JWS and tools such as SVN, Crucible, Ant, teamCity, etc.
  • Hands-on design and software development based on the functional analysis and a good integration with external applications.
  • Working in a driven agile team consisting of functional analysts, developers and a project leader.
  • You maintain and extend applications in a qualitative way to generate extra business value for our customers.
  • You actively share your knowledge and contribute to the continuous improvement of the team's operation.

What you need to succeed:

  • You are a passionate Java developer with proven professional experience in analysis, design, implementation and delivery of applications in Java technology.
  • You are a real "software craftsman" who sees software development as a craft.
  • You write qualitative, readable code and do refactoring where necessary. You guarantee quality through continuous learning. Knowledge of test-driven development is a plus.
  • You have an excellent knowledge of OO design, including design patterns.
  • You have experience with application integration and excellent relational database skills.
  • You have knowledge of common Java UI libraries such as swing and JavaFX.
  • Front-end JavaScript frameworks, such as Angular2, Bootstrap, etc. are not unfamiliar to you.
  • Insight into application lifecycle management, continuous integration and the necessary tools (Jira, GitHub, Docker, Gradle, etc.) are indispensable in this position.
  • You are interested  in the functional background of the application.
  • Not only your knowledge is crucial! We find your motivation, insight and attitude at least as important.
  • You have a dynamic character and are eager to learn.
  • You are fluent in Dutch. You also have a good knowledge of English.

What are we offering:

  • We offer you an interesting job in a fast growing company with growth opportunities.
  • You will be part of a passionate and dynamic team.
  • You will receive an attractive salary in accordance with your experience.
  • You will enjoy extra-legal benefits (meal vouchers, hospitalization and group insurance, company car with fuel card, cell phone subscription, etc.).
  • Your workplace is UZ-Leuven. Working partly from home is possible. 

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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