Senior Level Software Architect

Job Description

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our global team as a Senior Level Software Architect to create and maintain our PET and SPECT architecture and to ensure that our systems exceed our customer expectations for all aspects of quality.

This position is ideally located in Knoxville, TN, however we would be happy to locate it at Hoffman Estates, IL. A relocation package will be provided to out of state candidates.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior level Software Architect, you will be responsible for:

  • Working with other architects and the development teams to define the software architecture for all product lines.
  • Championing for the system’s non-functional requirements to ensure that the system exceeds our customer expectations and can sustainably meet our business needs.
  • Guiding, coaching and motivating other architects and developers over the entire lifetime of a project to enable, support, and enforce all architectural aspects
  • Working with our Development and DevOps teams to relentlessly improve scalability, reliability, and quality of our continuous integration pipeline utilizing the cloud, virtual simulators, and physical prototypes
  • Interfacing with external business partners including those in Germany, China and India

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to develop your career with Healthineers

  • Have a passion for software architecture / development, code quality and fast quality feedback cycle (CI)
  • Have strong planning, communication and presentation skills, and the capability to listen and influence.  Excellent communications skills are an absolute must
  • Ability to manage the workload for multiple simultaneous projects
  • Have experience in healthcare, the FDA’s GMP, or have worked in another regulated environment

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • Strong development (C#, .Net, Typescript) and testing experience using Microsoft technologies
  • Strong understanding of Agile/Lean leadership principles and the architect’s role within an Agile environment.  Knowledge of the SAFe methodology is a huge plus
  • Bachelor's degree in technological or related field and a minimum of 8 years of software development / architecture experience OR
  • Master’s degree in technological or related field and a minimum of 5 years of software development / architecture experience

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.




Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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