Solution Architect Research

Philips (Eindhoven NB, Nederland) 2 dagen geleden gepost

Job Title

Solution Architect Research

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to participate in innovative Research projects where you will boost our innovations by enabling the creation of AI-driven consumer and professional propositions. You will be asked to bring in your expertise in the field of healthcare informatics, architecture, mobile & web development, and big data technologies.

You are responsible for:

  • Defining architecture strategy, balancing long- and short-term views, and balancing conflicting requirements (e.g. security vs. performance) in alignment with software leaders.
  • Working with partners to develop the architectural runway and spikes in support of the new business proposition, features, and capabilities.
  • Partnering with teams, customers, suppliers, software leaders, and product and solution management to define and craft at high-level a solution/ platform(incl. solution/platform intent, information models, and documentation requirements) and ensures fitness of purpose by strongly focusing on end-user needs and technological innovation
  • Delivering an efficient and consolidated architecture/design, using technology and evaluating design alternatives including cost-benefit analysis
  • Defines system/items/units (for example microservices) and their interfaces, crafting well-defined building blocks, system options, and scenarios and ensure tight alignment with the Philips software reference architecture.
  • Allocates responsibilities to system/items/units, understands and supports solution deployment
  • Support iterative AI projects through an accurate choice of tools, frameworks, and platforms to ensure a good transition from research to production.
  • Supporting research teams to develop high-quality software, using methods like Test Driven Development, Static Code Analysis, and Continuous Integration.

Organization description

Philips Research is the innovation engine of Philips. It is crafting new innovative digital solutions and cloud-based services on top of our informatics platforms. It is the source of many sophisticated developments in Healthcare, Lifestyle, and Technology. Building on 100 years of experience in industrial research and our world-leading patent position, we're dedicated to bringing meaningful innovations that improve people's lives.

We provide technology options for innovations in the area of health and well-being, targeted at both developed and emerging markets. Positioned at the front-end of the innovation process, we work on everything from spotting trends and conceptualization to proof of concept and first-of-a-kind product development. For more insights, you can visit: [...] team

The mission of the Digital Platform Solutions team is to accelerate the creation of new digital propositions by providing deep knowledge and expertise on architecture, digital platforms, big data lifecycle management, software development, and cloud and high-performance computing (HPC).

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

  • An MSc in computer science, mathematics, physics or another relevant area in an advanced IT technology setting and minimal 3 years working experience in the area of big data analytics;
  • Strong architectural knowledge and proven experience on digital platforms, cloud solutions, big data platforms (e.g. Spark, Kafka) and complex IT Infrastructures;
  • Excellent software development skills (Java, JavaScript and Python);
  • Basic understanding of machine and deep learning methodologies and technologies (Sklearn, PyTorch, Tensorflow)
  • Experience with cloud solutions such as Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure and/or Google cloud is considered a pre;
  • Experience developing web-based (Vue, React) and mobile (Android, IOS, ReactNative) user interfaces is a plus.
  • Medical standards such as FHIR, HL7, Snomed and related are an advantage.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong personal relationships at all levels, both internal and external to Philips Research; with customers, obtain their user needs and be able to transform those into practical solutions;
  • Team worker in multidisciplinary and international settings, able to adapt quickly;
  • Fast learners able to quickly pick up new areas.

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most exciting career. Succeeding in this market-based role in a sophisticated environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Our benefits are very high-reaching and crafted around your preferences:

  • 25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually;
  • A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance;
  • An extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and mentoring;
  • Excellent company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package;
  • Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount;
  • Healthy work-life balance;

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 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.

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.




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