Philips Software Architect in Haifa, Israel

Position summary:

I4 (Integrated, Intelligent Imaging Informatics) is an innovative software organization within the Philips Healthcare IT division. Its objective is to define and implement the next generation Imaging Informatics products by providing smart clinically-aware solutions enabling faster, quantitative and more accurate diagnosis, with great emphasize on user experience.

The Software Architect is responsible to lead design of the I4 Viewing products.

The software architect will work closely with I4 Architecture and R&D teams to build a world class product.


  • Own the I4 applications software design and align its architecture

  • Lead the design activities by guiding development teams, taking active role, hands-on in development of new concepts, infrastructure, etc.

  • Continuously drive the software architecture to better design by identifying major constraints & limitations and suggesting approaches using cutting edge solutions.

  • Leverage software technologies to build simple and robust solutions

  • Serve as a driving force for SW functional excellence

  • Support project management in project planning and execution

  • Ensure performance / nonfunctional requirements are defined and addressed by teams

  • Requirements analysis & flow down to sub system teams

  • Keep abreast of technology and frameworks advancements

  • Identify patentable Idea from the project and file

  • Taking care of serviceability and reliability aspects of the product’s architecture Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience with at least 3 years of experience in C#/Java development

  • Experience & firm knowledge in architectural & design concepts and frameworks

  • Ability to influence without direct authority, a leader

  • Experience with client-server and distributed environments

  • Familiar with Modern SW ALM, methodologies, tools and practices.

  • Experience with Web development & current relevant technologies – very strong preference

  • Experience in Gaming or Medical viewing – strong advantage

  • Flexibility and experience with startups / Corporate startups - advantage

  • Experience in advanced visualization concepts and architectural approaches - advantage

  • Experience in leading an R&D team - advantage

  • Experience in a multinational organization – advantage