Software Architect job

We are looking for you as a Software Achritect.

Are you ready to work on the next-gen medical operating room software, or be a critical part of the future development of a super computer?

Do you want to accelerate your knowledge and experience for flight simulators, ultrasonic inspection platforms or tomorrow's drone platform?

Do you like to work on various High-tech projects simultaneously? Let's meet at Topic!

To steer development projects into the right track, we are looking for you being the seasoned software Architect who can lead teams, act as key technical interface to the end-customer and be the central technical lead for the complete development team during both the definition and implementation phase.

It's your second nature to interact with software developers, design engineers and project leaders from various disciplines to develop and implement the best architecture in a highly complex multidisciplinary environment.

You’ll be working in Agile teams on challenging, state of the art software development projects for different clusters such as Cure & Care, Imaging & Controls, Mobility & Transport, Infrastructure & Logistics and Research and Development. At Topic this means you’ll have daily stand-up meetings and weekly or bi-weekly sprints. In addition to technical competencies, the software architect at Topic must also have the ability to communicate effectively, not only within the team but with suppliers and contractors, but most importantly our customers.

Our organization

TOPIC develops Embedded systems, where innovation, a sustainable relationship and growth are central. We are a reliable partner for both our employees and our customers. Our employees are specialized in the development of systems in which embedded software and digital hardware play a major role. We apply our expertise from the very first idea, through design and development to manufacturing and the introduction on the market. The quality of our work and processes are certified by international ISO-13485 standards. We continue to invest in our employees who are all highly educated (Bachelor, Master, Peng or PhD). TOPIC distinguishes itself from other system houses by the personal approach to employees and customers, and the quality and professionalism of employees. TOPIC really likes to work together and dares to call itself customer-oriented. We are proud of the many long-term relationships that we have established with our customers and employees. 

Together with them we make the world a little better, smarter and healthier every day. 

Our services consist of technical consulting, in-house project implementation and the development of our own hardware and software products.

  • C, C++, C#, architecture, Teamlead, UML
  • Location Noord-Brabant

Who are you as a software architect?

  • You have at least 7 years of professional experience;
  • Have a successful track record in high-tech development projects;
  • Are a high-level conceptual thinker: a trusted sparring partner to peers and systems architects of our customers and other parties involved, but still be able to translate the concepts to our team;
  • Are proficient with system requirement capturing and translation into the architecture and design of software structures for overall system control;
  • Be able to take the lead role in designing such a control software structure from scratch, where real-time behavior, reliability and accuracy may be essential;
  • Have a clear vision based on the future of the embedded machine control competence area and being able to advise on complex technical choices;
  • Be familiar with multiple programming languages (e.g. C, C++, C#, Python) on various platforms (including Linux) and processors (e.g. ARM, Intel);
  • You are familiar with Agile/scrum way of working;
  • Be pragmatic and result-oriented, a team player, strong communicator and influencer;
  • Possess a can-do attitude and you are a motivator for a team of like minded peers;
  • Have excellent English language skills, additional Dutch skills are strongly preferred;
  • Lives in (or willing to relocate to) the Eindhoven area or within reasonable commuting distance;
  • A Master or Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Physics and/or Mathematics.

TOPIC offers you an employment contract for an indefinite period and…

  • Interesting, challenging and complex projects in an ambitious work environment;
  • Plenty of room for development, both technically and personally;
  • Good coaching by your Business Manager;
  • An excellent annual salary between €.66.000,- and €.84.000,- with a first class benefits package plus;
    • guaranteed 13th month
    • 26 days holiday leave and 8% holiday allowance, insurance package and a good pension
    • net expense allowance
    • mobility budget, you can choose between a lease car or mobility allowance
    • Topic Academy: study budget and 5 paid training days
    • home office support
    • referral bonus
  • Informal and amicable atmosphere;
  • Our own gym and fresh fruit at our amazing headquarters in Best
  • 150 intelligent colleagues

Due to Covid-19 we all work partially from home and do follow the national RIVM guidelines

Interesting for you?

Apply now or call, email, text message or WhatsApp René

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