Job openings

We are looking for an all-round R&D software developer.

Are you independent, decisive and solution-oriented? Do you have experience with front-end and back-end app development and are you interested in the eHealth domain and robotics? We would like to welcome you in our team!

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Are you a student looking for a internship or final project? We are recruiting ambitious students with expertise in design, ICT and/or communication. In your internship of final project, you can contribute to our care collaboration platform, or collaborate in one of our EU Active&Assisted Living projects.

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Management team

dr. Martijn Vastenburg

Founder and managing director

Martijn Vastenburg is founder of ConnectedCare. He has a background as assistant professor at Delft University of Technology. He has coordinated projects in care innovation together with research organizations, companies, care organizations and users. His core expertise is in social tools for care collaboration, persuasive technology, design methodology and sensor-based group awareness. Next to being managing director of ConnectedCare R&D, Martijn is also founder of HalloZorg and senior researcher at Eindhoven University of Technology.

+31 – (0)85 – 1303601

Ilse Bierhoff

Senior R&D

Ilse Bierhoff (MSc) studied human-computer interaction at the Technical University of Eindhoven. Her expertise is applying knowledge from social sciences on problems related to the introduction of new technologies and she has an interest in education. She is an experienced researcher and project manager in national and European (research) projects. She feels comfortable in a role as intermediary between end-users, stakeholders from the care sector, technicians, researchers, and commercial companies. Her drive is to make sure that people can make use of innovations in their day to day life. Via the use of services that have the right mix of technology, personal touch, and fun.

+31 – (0)85 – 1303602

Research & Design Team

Janna Alberts

senior eHealth designer

Janna Alberts (MSc) is an industrial designer with a specialization in innovations in healthcare. She works in national and European R&D projects and product development processes. Janna has worked with seniors, caregivers and home care, and knows how to properly address the needs of all stakeholders.

+31-6-4702 4217

Natasja Ryova

Creative Strategist and Project Manager

Natasja Ryova (MSc) studied economics, business communication and digital media design at Tilburg University. She has expertise in designing innovative digital, collaboration and business intelligence tools, user interfaces and software development. Her core motivation is to create impactful solutions that make people’s lives easier and more rewarding, despite possible health restrictions.    

+31-85-1303 608

Judith de Koning

Junior Designer

Judith de Koning (MSc) is a human-centered designer and design researcher with a focus on social innovation. She involves users in every step of the design process by using different methods such as co-creation, contextmapping and prototyping and translates user needs and wishes into new products that have a positive impact on their lives.


Nicole van Beveren

Junior researcher

Nicole is a MSc student of Human-technology Interaction at the Technical University of Eindhoven. She finished her Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering with a focus on new product development and marketing. For her bachelors project, she investigated the usability and user experience of a new healthcare technology to treat non-healing and chronic wounds. She would love to combine her knowledge about co-creation and user experience into the field of social robotics, to find innovative and user friendly solutions for challenges within the healthcare network.

+31-6-1081 4427

Famke van Meurs

Junior Researcher

Famke is a MSc student of Industrial Design Engineering at the University of Twente. She has a bachelor degree in Creative Technology and is focussing her master studies on the Human-Technology relation. She likes to use her knowledge about user research, design, and prototyping to create an innovative product, optimised for the user.

Laura de Laat

Junior Researcher

Laura is a MSc student of Human-Technology Interaction at the Eindhoven University of Technology. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology & Technology where she followed the ICT-track. She wants to use the psychological and technological knowledge she has obtained to improve people’s health and lifestyle through the use of technology.

Development team

Krunoslav Domić

Software developer

Krunoslav Domić is an experienced full stack developer. He obtained his master of informatics degree from the Faculty of Organization and Informatics at the University of Zagreb. He focuses on commercial developments as well as on R&D projects.

Matej Ivkovčić

Software developer

Matej Ivkovčić is a web developer with experience in developing web applications for various purposes. He obtained his master of computer science degree from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing at the University of Zagreb. He likes exploring and learning cutting-edge web-technologies, but also enjoys utilizing older ones when they hold certain advantages.

Harold van de Vijver

Senior architect

Harold joined ConnectedCare in order to make the company a key player in healthcare innovation. Harold has a passion for disruptive innovations that improve a person’s life, as well as the society’s wellbeing and its market. Harold gets its energy from customer satisfaction, innovation, building concrete solutions, and change management. He has a background in healthcare and IT, and is experienced in design&implementation of innovative technical and social innovative solutions. Moreover, he has been involved in several successful start-ups.

+31-6-2452 2990

Business team

Dick-Jan Zijda

Business developer and implementation expert

Dick-Jan (M.A.) is experienced in developing and implementing innovations in the social domain. He knows how to involve and engage all stakeholders in a local setting towards creating successful innovations.

+31-6-1936 3342