Part-time Software Engineering (Students)



Type: Part time

Where: Thirona




Part-time Software Engineering (Students)

Thirona is a young, fast-growing AI company with headquarters based in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. We create intuitive software based on state-of-the-art deep learning technology to aid medical specialists in their daily tasks. Since our establishment in 2014, we have developed products for the analysis of thoracic CT scans (LungQ), chest X-rays (CAD4TB), and retinal images (RetCAD). Recently we added CAD4COVID, a product for detection of COVID-19 from chest X-rays and CT scans. Our products are actively used by customers in more than 70 countries in clinical practice, screening, medical research, and drug development. Thirona has strong ties with several academic institutions worldwide.

As our company is expanding rapidly, we are searching for enthusiastic and motivated Software Engineers to complement the current team in the improvement of existing software and the development of new features/products. 

We welcome ambitious students with a strong technical background and an affinity to improve health care. You would be directly contributing to our codebase and be part of our team, thereby directly improving our products.


  • You are currently pursuing a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent education

  • Available for at least 1 year, (12+ hours a week required)

  • You have solid computer science fundamentals (functional design, data structures, algorithms)

  • You have experience with Python

  • You have experience with Django or similar web technology

  • Good organizational skills; the ability to work in a collaborative environment and a desire to improve skills are essential

  • You are fluent in English (both written and verbal)

  • Optional: experience with front-end technologies such as HTML/CSS/JavaScript


  • Development of new software using prescribed specifications

  • Deployment of software on cloud and local hardware

  • Analysis and review of software code

  • Implementation of tests in general testing frameworks

  • Directly report to the Lead Software Engineer


  • A dynamic, innovative work environment in a talented and ambitious team. With colleagues from many different nationalities and a collaborative atmosphere, we promote continuous learning and sharing knowledge on a day-to-day basis

  • Join a growing company that allows you to develop professionally and personally

  • Flexible working hours according to your availability (at least 12 hours a week)

  • Possibility to grow into a full-time employment role

  • A brand new high-performance laptop for you to use


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