Siemens Careers

Software Architect 5

Flanders, New Jersey; Tarrytown, New York
Information Technology

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 234107
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Flanders
Other Locations: United States-New York-Tarrytown
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Division Description

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

For more information, please visit:

Job Description:


Software Architect

  • Provide architectural leadership for a newly developed IVD complex analyzer.
  • Be a member of the architecture function within the Global Software organization and impactful on architectural decisions within our product line.
  • Lead, facilitate and develop software architecture and designs.
  • Serve as a thought leader and mentor on technical, architectural, design and related issues.
  • Increase the quality of released software by selecting and governing proper practices
  • Drive best practices in Architecture, Design and Implementation
  • Aanalyze code and designs and determine the key refactoring and re-engineering that will reduce Technical depth and deliver increased quality.
  • Set quantifiable objectives that encapsulate quality attributes of a system.
  • Interact with other stake holders from within and outside of the Software Department to clarify and improve practices and processes throughout the software lifecycle.
  • Support evaluation of new technologies, tools and practices to define the department technology roadmap.
  • Coach and mentor development team members on the rationale for architecture and design decisions.
  • Provide guidance to Product Managers on feasibility of product requests.
  • Ensure all architecture work aligns with the strategic direction of the business.
  • Provide architecture support and clear documentation throughout the lifecycle of projects.
  • Promote the adoption of engineering best practices, such as the SOLID principles/Test Driven Development etc.
  • Participate in code and design reviews as well as refactoring
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • 10 years of experience in software development in Windows environment with .Net and C# as well as C++ development on time sensitive systems.
  • Expert level understanding of Architecture and design best practices, architecture patterns, design patterns, SOLID principles and experience with when and how to refactor.
  • Proficiency in application of object oriented concepts in a complex system
  • Must have superb analysis skills
  • Innovative - Displays original thinking and creativity, resourceful and self-motivated
  • Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities.
  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality
  • Team leadership experience
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Prior experience with agile methodologies and Scrum practices, including continuous integration, TDD and usage of TFS is a plus.
  • Good knowledge of unit testing based on Microsoft testing framework
    Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • Software Architecture certification is highly desirable
  • Experience in working with cross site and discipline’s teams especially offshore is highly desirable.
  • Some background or knowledge of life in a clinical lab is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with Build and Deployment automation systems
  • Familiarity with secure coding practices



Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

EEO is the Law
Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here.

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision
Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here.

Can't find what you are looking for?

Let's stay connected

Can't find what you are looking for?