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About the Challenge

Are you familiar with Angular or other modern frontend frameworks and do you have an eye for (re)usability, accessibility and maintainability of code design? Are you ready to take the next big step with us, and help build the future of healthcare? For our client Nexuzhealth, we’re looking for a Front-end Lead Developer to work on our new platform. In this role, you will work on the project for first line medical care givers, more specifically general practitioners and home nurses.

You will:

  • Convert designs into web components, websites and web applications
  • Use the most recent technologies as you maintain and improve new and existing applications
  • Work in close contact with our designers, back-end and mobile app developers
  • Work closely with the development teams that integrate your front-end code
  • Actively collaborate with designers and internal customers, providing feedback on the feasibility of the designs and rendering input that can be used to further optimize the graphic designs

Nexuzhealth is a young joint venture of UZ Leuven and Cegeka. We build and maintain Klinisch Werkstation (KWS), a software platform for medical care support and electronic patient file management. However, we want to be more than a supplier of Electronic Patient Records for hospitals. We have the ambition to support a community of users in their operation and collaboration. This is where you come in.


Your skills

We’re looking for someone with 3 to 5 years of experience as a Front-end Developer. A minimum of 2 years’ experience with JavaScript, HTML and CSS is required. Do you have an inquisitive nature, a driven and flexible mentality and is knowledge sharing in your DNA? Can you also recognize yourself in the description below? Then you should definitely apply for this great opportunity.

  • You have experience with modern JavaScript frameworks (Angular, React, VueJS,…) and package managers (Git, Jira,…)
  • Experience with application development and the Google Cloud Platform are advantages
  • You put quality over quantity and pay attention to writing beautiful, readable code
  • You have experience with state management and reactive programming concepts, as well as asynchronous non-blocking code
  • Experience working in a Scrum team is a plus
  • You have knowledge of or an interest in unit and integration testing (Jest, Spectator,…)
  • You can work well with others and you think ahead proactively in the search for solutions and are open to new trends and developments
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English

Our offer

Exellys isn’t your typical recruiting or consulting agency, we’re a different breed. We are a tech talent incubator, which is every bit as cool as it sounds. Being deployed at Nexuzhealth while working for Exellys, offers a unique combination of opportunities.

Apart from making a meaningful contribution to tomorrow’s healthcare system and getting personal coaching from a people manager at Nexuzhealth, here’s what you can expect from us:

  • You’ll join an awesome community and enter one of our Smart Programs, based on where you are in your career and where you want to go. Did we mention you’ll get a personal coach as well?
  • Next to a generous monthly salary, you'll receive a company car or a flexible mobility budget and tons of other benefits (pension, daily compensations, etc.)
  • You’ll spend most of the time at (y)our client’s, except for regular Exellys trainings, fun events, tribe meet-ups, after works, knowledge sharing sessions, etc.
  • After two years of coaching and upskilling from Exellys, you’ll get the opportunity to join (y)our client’s organization as an internal employee. Or if you prefer to stay with us, you could explore our follow-up Smart Programs as well.

Key figures

  • Half of all hospitals in Flanders are already working with KWS
  • 2 locations: UZ Leuven and Corda Campus Hasselt
  • App Mynexuzhealth is the biggest patient portal in Flanders
  • 718,000 individual users on the app
  • Over 7,5 million active patient records

Company insights

More about this organisation

Nexuzhealth is a young joint venture of UZ Leuven and Cegeka. We're a combination of the knowledge and experience of these big organizations and the passion and drive of a start-up. We build software for health care providers. KWS, Klinisch Werkstation, is our software platform to support the daily activities of medical care and managing electronic patient files. We create high-performance and future-oriented platforms and ecosystems in which all lines within healthcare work together for a healthier world.

Next steps


  • Apply now
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  • Ace a phone call
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  • Convince us
    You can expect up to 2 rounds of interviews
  • Show your skills
    A series of technical tests based on your expertise
  • Sign the contract
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