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System Architect Machine Control & Automation - Koninklijke Philips N.V.

Eindhoven Engineering Engineering & Development HBO Temp-to-perm
Stefan Kauffeld
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Koninklijke Philips N.V.


Eindhoven Engineering & Development HBO Temp-to-perm
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About this vacancy

As a System Architect Machine Control & Automation at Philips Innovation Engineering, you'll lead the architecture, design and integration of software and electrical components for high-precision test and production medical equipment.

Your role :

  • Architecting complete production lines or machines, ensuring manufacturing efficiency while considering scalability and adaptability.
  • Structuring work to meet evolving customer needs and maintain technological competitiveness, incorporating feedback loops for continuous improvement.
  • Providing comprehensive input to project leaders, commercial department, and management, facilitating informed decision-making.
  • Collaborating closely with the commercial department to anticipate market demand and align product development strategies accordingly.
  • Defining a robust software architecture strategy, balancing long- and short-term objectives, and proactively addressing potential conflicts in requirements.
  • Engaging with teams, customers, suppliers, and product management to develop comprehensive solutions that address both consumer needs and market demands.
  • Delivering meticulously crafted software architecture designs, leveraging cutting-edge technology and conducting thorough cost-benefit analyses.
  • Establishing clear definitions for system components and interfaces, ensuring seamless integration and efficient deployment, while maintaining adherence to high-level functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Ensures good and up to date documentation of the architecture and implementation thereof and is responsible for overall solutions product quality

You are a part of

The Mechatronics & Manufacturing Systems department of Philips Innovation Engineering that is responsible for specification, design and realization of high-end test and production equipment. In this department is the group Mechatronics Engineering & Technologies is responsible for the electrical and software control of this equipment.

With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.
  • Above average salary conditions
  • Bachelor or Master in a technical profession
  • Typically, more than 10 years of software development experience, preferably in manufacturing process automation or test equipment development
  • Experience as Software Architect of at least 3-4 years
  • Profound knowledge of modern manufacturing equipment design approach and related tools
  • Analytical skills, architectural thinking and creation, switching from helicopter to detailed view
  • Influencing skills, team player, networking skills, negotiation skills.
  • You are willing to travel up to 25% while working at a customer location
  • Profound knowledge of medical industry, including standards and regulatory requirements in Healthcare-strong advantage

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