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Technical Application Engineer

ORTEC /  Zoetermeer (NL)

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Job description

Have you just finished your studies or already have experience in IT and you want to play a key role in the functionality of all ORTEC IT products worldwide? Do you want to develop yourself further in the world of IT Systems and Applications as a Technical Application Engineer? Then keep reading!


ORTEC is world leader in optimizing business processes and enriching data, which enables our customers to be more efficient, profitable and competitive. With our mathematical knowledge, clever algorithms, data science models and software engineering skills, we support global companies in making smart strategic, tactical as well as real-time operational decisions.


In this internal role as Technical Application Engineer, you are part of the Systems & Applications team (IT department) and you manage, monitor, extend and improve our (primarily Microsoft) application landscape. You participate in various projects. Key tasks consist of preparing, executing and administration of projects.


You work together with your team on functional and technical maintenance tasks, developing, testing, accepting and implementing of changes and solving third line requests. Using your analytical skills as well as your experience and knowledge you are a knowledgeable sparring partner for the business. Together with your team members you anticipate on how the current applications should develop and how to adapt new technologies beneficial to ORTEC.


The IT department consist of about 30 people, where your team contains of 6 including yourself. We have an informal, social atmosphere within the IT department; we go for lunch together, we meet online, we organize events, we know how to have fun, and we share personal stories just as well. And of course, we work together a lot, as we believe we all have our strengths and combined we will come to the best solution possible.


·      We believe in commitment: your permanent contract will be waiting for you

·      Entrance to the most passionate powerhouse in applied mathematics

·      Join our company and improve the world

·      Enjoy an open, kind and fun culture

·      Mobility allowance of 3% of your base salary

·      Year-end bonus equal to a full month†s pay

·      NS Business Card, lease opportunity or commuting allowance: it†s your choice

·      25 annual leave days, additional days from the age of 35

·      Active employee association for fun activities with colleagues and content driven Young ORTEC for you to join

·      We help you to #stayhealthy, to #stayeffective and to #stayconnected: we organize online activities such as pub quizzes, online sports events, social calls with colleagues, and when possible, offline events will be common practice as well again.


·      A bachelor in IT/Computer Science or comparable level gained through experience

·      You are currently living in the Netherlands and are able to communicate fluently in English (verbally and in writing), command of the Dutch language is a big plus.

·      You have 2+ years of experience in IT or are a recent bachelor graduate and eager and able to quickly grow into this role.

·      Knowledge of/experienced in the following is a big plus:

o  Microsoft Windows systems

o  Microsoft Office 365

·      Knowledge of Microsoft Azure is a big plus

·      Analytical, with the ability to translate towards solutions

·      You preferably have experience in projects and are used to delivering a high standard of quality.

·      You are open-minded to the ideas of others, and understand the different (cultural) perspectives and you are able to convey your ideas to others

Application procedure

Do you like to be part of our journey to (continuous) success? Then apply online today, or contact Sandra Joosten (Recruiter) at for more information

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