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Product Architect (f/m/d)

Job Description

Job Description for Product Architects in SIMATIC WinCC (TIA Portal)

SIMATIC WinCC (TIA Portal) is part of a comprehensive, integrated engineering concept that offers a uniform engineering environment for the programming and configuration of control, visualization, and drive solutions in industrial automation. The WinCC Engineering Software includes innovative tools for the end-to-end configuration of SIMATIC HMI operator panels and PC platforms. It supports the configuration for all HMI applications, ranging from the simplest operation solutions with basic panels to SCADA applications on PC-based multiuser systems.

As member of the product architect team in business unit HMI & Operations, function Efficient Engineering, you are responsible for the software architecture of product SIMATIC WinCC (TIA Portal) and participate in the extension and optimization of that architecture. You are involved in requirement elicitation and analysis and create high level solution concepts for new features, making suere that solutions comply with the existing product architecture and develop that architecture in a sustainable way. You work in an agile environment and collaborate with product owners on the requirements side, synchronize with peer product architects, and guide scrum teams which develop features based on your concepts.


What part will you play?
  • As Product Architect you participate in requirement elicitation and analysis.
  • You identify and define internal requirements and quality attribute scenarios.
  • You derive sustainable, cost-effective software solutions in the context of product WinCC Engineering.
  • You create high level technical concepts as precondition for developing features.
  • You define guard rails for Scrum teams realizing features and ensure the correct realization.
  • In addition, you communicate solution concepts in an agile context.
  • You scout, analyze and - where appropriate - introduce new innovative technologies for customer features and optimize the development process.
What you need to make real what matters.
  • The basis for your success is a successfully completed bachelor degree in computer science, automation technoloy or a comparable course of study.
  • You have a proven track record as a software architect in big software projects.
  • Additionally, you have deep theoretical knowledge and extensive practical experience in systematic software engineering and software architecture.
  • You have practical experience in agile development processes (Scrum, Kanban, …) and coding experience in up-to-date programming languages (C++, C#, Python, JavaScript), technologies and platforms.
  • HMI domain knowledge as well as TIA Portal knowledge is a plus.
  • You have personal engagement and the ability to work independently.
  • You are interested in technical innovation and continued professional development.
  • Personally, you convince us with your high degree of commitment, reliability and endurance.
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills in German and English and are willing and able to travel internationally.

What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth 
  • 30 leave days and a variety of flexible working models that allow time off for yourself and your family 
  • Share matching programs to become a shareholder of Siemens AG
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 


Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Either

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