Helaas, deze vacature is niet langer actief

Originele vacaturetekst

Senior Scientist Compute Architectures

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to define and develop new successful propositions and new attractive features in areas like medical imaging, personal care, patient monitoring or similar applications, based on your (embedded) software development, algorithm design, computer vision analysis and machine learning capabilities.

You are responsible for

  • Defining the scope and the problem domain in a streamlined and structured way: you define the problem together with partners and identify key issues;

  • Delivering a consolidated architecture: you build well-defined building blocks/system options & scenarios; you choose the efficient architecture, you demonstrate the technology and you contribute to and/or drive (technology) roadmaps and the establishment of control points (IP);

  • Ensuring good and up to date documentation of the architecture and implementation thereof; using methods & tools for a structured approach;

  • Acting within the total context, (business, organization, roadmaps, external world, etc.): working towards convergence; capturing / re-use of prior art and in- and external trends;

  • Keeping abreast of developments in your field through study of the literature, technical contacts and technology exploration;

  • Co-creating our technology roadmap and vision and co-defining our (long-term) strategy.

You are a part of

The Digital Architecture and Systems department, which focuses on the architecture and technologies that enable Philips products, like connectivity and high-performance computing. The department consists of scientists, architects and development engineers working closely together with application specialists, other scientists and engineers in multidisciplinary teams in a highly innovative, exciting and inspiring environment.

To succeed as Senior Scientist Compute Architectures, you should have the following skills and experience

  • An academic way of thinking and preferably a master or PhD degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or a comparable subject;

  • Experience in creating and optimizing high performance Algorithms and their implementation in mobile, computer or in the cloud.

  • Hardware and Software Optimization knowledge of CPU/GPU/DSP Architectures

  • Knowledge on Artificial Intelligence neural networks and their implementation

  • Extensive experience with working in mathematical software environments like Python, C/C++/Python, profilers, ability to review and steer development process

  • Confirmed experience in real-time and resource constraint system design with a focus on machine learning, data science and signal processing;

  • A pragmatic approach in doing a fast and effective evaluation of technologies and concepts by crafting prototypes;

  • Drive architectures and software engineering for prototypes and products;

  • Other subject areas, like mechanics/mechatronics, optics, sensors, various process technologies, biology;

  • Interest in Healthcare and/or personal care applications;

  • Crafting multidisciplinary teams and maintaining close interaction with partners at all levels.

In return, we offer you

A career path where you hold the outstanding opportunity to develop and deliver meaningful, state of the art digital solutions in the Healthcare space. You are recognized for your know-how in this field and your capability to influence Philips business partners on their product roadmap.

Succeeding in this lead role in a sophisticated environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer bold health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 2.5 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.


Type vacature:


  • Er is geen minimale opleiding vereist

Wat wij bieden