System Architect - Healthcare

  • Aanbod Excellent Remuneration
  • Functiegroep Quality & Safety, IT
  • Dienstverband Fulltime, Parttime
  • Vacaturenummer 9050400
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract In dienst van YER
  • Branche Medical & Health

Over deze vacature

You are a part of the Embedded Systems department, which focuses on application of technologies that connect the physical world to the digital world, like connectivity and high-performance computing. The department consists of scientists, architects and development engineers working closely together with application specialists, other scientists and engineers in multidisciplinary teams in a highly innovative, challenging and inspiring environment.


The System Architect is recognized as an expert in his/her field. The System Architect contributes to the research, technical concepts and prototype development at Philips Research. Based on broad knowledge of system architecture, design and risk management in the healthcare industry he/she has a central role within the research team. He/she has the total system overview, combined with in depth knowledge of medical product development, and is recognized as a technical specialist.


Why should you work at Philips? Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 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.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to our client. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car possible, bonus model)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


• Analyzes user requirements and regulatory requirements of government & industry bodies (e.g. FDA, IVDR, ISO) and translates these into product requirements
• Develops and Designs system architecture as part of the defined product / technology roadmap
• Performs technology assessments to enhance and/or support new and existing systems and helps to develop technology roadmaps
• Documents and presents system architecture to development managers, project leaders and development teams
• Plans and executes Safety Risk Management assessments and identifies mitigations and safety requirements
• Assists the project leader in a work breakdown and drafting realistic schedules;
• Define scope and problem domain in a crisp and structured way: defining the problem with stakeholders and identifying key issues
• Keeps up to date with new technology developments and introduces these into the research projects
• Has a strong experience in software development and a strong affinity with medical imaging and/or medical devices
• Has excellent written and oral communication skills in Dutch and English
• Is result-driven, accurate and quality minded