Posted on Oct 12th 2019

Senior Software Architect


Full time



Posted on Oct 12th 2019


Full time



Job Title

Senior Software Architect

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Be an integral part of the monitoring solutions development team and have the opportunity to work with the group of world-class, Software Engineers who develop products that help save lives all over the world.

You are responsible for

  • Defines architecture strategy, balancing long- and short-term views and balancing conflicting requirements (e.g. security vs. performance) in alignment with software leaders. Works with stakeholders to develop the architectural runway and spikes in support of new business features and capabilities
  • Works with teams, customers, suppliers, software leaders and product and solution management to define and design at high-level a solution / platform (incl. solution / platform intent, information models, and documentation requirements) and ensures fitness of purpose by focusing on consumer needs and technological competitiveness
  • Delivers an optimal and consolidated architecture / design, leveraging technology and evaluating design alternatives including cost benefit analysis
  • Defines system/items/units (for example components) and their interfaces, creating well defined building blocks, system options and scenarios. Allocates responsibilities to system/items/units, understands and supports solution deployment
  • Establishes and communicates critical high-level functional and nonfunctional requirements. Owns implementation of non-functional requirements in area of responsibility
  • Ensures good and up to date documentation of the architecture and implementation thereof and responsible for overall solutions / product quality
  • Influences and drives an accepted implementation of architecture
  • Collaborates with and coaches agile teams to take and implement the appropriate system/items/units design decisions balancing applying emergent design with intentional architecture (e.g. in inspect and adapt workshops)
  • Drives software craftsmanship. Might conduct also proof of concepts and code development activities
  • Supports in backlog grooming and release planning

You are a part of

A global, cross-functional technical team responsible for the design, development, and implementation of monitoring product solutions, a key player in Philips global R&D organization.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Software, Computer technology, or related disciplines


  • Typically, more than 8 years of software development experience, experience in medical device industry preferred

Competencies and skills:

  • Experience in software system design (product requirement, architecture, risk management, reliability etc.)
  • Experience as lead developer, software designer of at least 3 years
  • Broad and extensive knowledge of the software development process and experience in coding in C/C++ languages
  • Excellent knowledge of software and application design and architecture
  • Excellent knowledge of embedded Linux
  • Excellent knowledge of principles of computer system
  • Understanding of software quality assurance principles
  • Familiar with basic healthcare standards and protocols (e.g. Dicom, HL7)
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English

In return, we offer you

A promising professional career development platform. Work in the medical industry brings much fulfillment, as well as unique challenges; you will be empowered to drive groundbreaking innovations with a globally recognized, premium brand behind you.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 2.5 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there,you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

Be an integral part of the monitoring solutions development team and have the opportunity to work with the group of world-class, Software Engineers who develop products that help save lives all over the world.


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Over 125 years ago, Frederik and Gerard Philips started a small light bulb company in Eindhoven. Little did they realize that it would become a global force of innovation, committed to improving billions of lives worldwide. But it did. Today, Philips is a world leading health technology company with a vision to make life better for people worldwide through meaningful innovation. Making good on this promise depends on our passionate, inspirational, collaborative and diverse team. We have over 80,000+ brilliant people around the world but are always looking for more. Like-minded, motivated, focused minds to join us in creating a healthier, more connected society while tranforming themselves personally and professionally. Working at Philips is more than a job. It's an experience filled with unexcepted moments that will transform you in lasting and positive ways. Help us improve the world for the better while building a career that no one could have planned for. Even you.




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