Posted On May 23

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Architect - IoT and Cloud Platform


Location : Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Hiring Role : Architect

Experience : Entry Level

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Work as an Individual Contributor working independently exploring, evaluating and building services with latest technologies and cloud platforms. Be a proven, hands-on expert in design and conceptualizing cloud-native and large-scale distributed services using latest technology stacks, who is also in frequent interaction with developer communities. You would also work along with a Team of Principal Architects of Health Suite Platform to design, build and deliver world class clinical and consumer Connected Health Ecosystem from on-premises to Cloud.

You are responsible for

  • Identifying and dissecting a problem or an opportunity, evaluating latest best of breed technologies and creating high level designs, orchestrating an execution/adoption plan for the Team
  • Translating functional and technical requirements into detailed architecture and design with hands-on approach by implementing proof of concepts and evaluations
  • Responsible to create system architecture that handles system qualities of scalability, reliability, and performance for the envisioned service or technology usage
  • Identifying Tech Debt, Technology obsoleteness and working with the Principal Architects in coming up with migration and mitigation plans for complex system components
  • Participating in code and design reviews to maintain high development standards
  • Working with other teams to deliver and operate large scale, distributed services for the cloud, Mentoring other engineers

You are a part of

The Philips HealthSuite R&D organization, part of Innovation & Strategy, which delivers an open, cloud-based healthcare platform fostering an open and collaborative innovation focused on developing breakthrough health, wellness and life science solutions that will transform the way care is delivered. This role is specifically part of PSPO (Platform Service Product Owners) team with members from Netherlands, India and US working with state-of-the-art technologies and practices.

The Health Suite Platform is a highly scalable, cloud-architected PaaS that abstracts the complexities of technology from the solution of distributed healthcare that is patient focused. The HSP leverages advanced industry best practices and novel solutions for authorization and authentication; data modeling, ingestion, and normalization using various technologies; federation; rules and workflow engines; continuous monitoring and support - essentially a high performance, cloud-architected, highly scalable open eco-system delivering time-sensitive mission critical solutions for patient care both within the healthcare environment and in the ambulatory space.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:


  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering, Informatics, or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • 12+ years of professional software development experience
  • 8+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, Nodejs, Python including object-oriented design
  • 4+ years of experience contributing to the software architecture (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • Experience in building a cloud-enabled services deployed at scale on AWS is required.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Experience in convincingly communicating with Technical Architects, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
  • Experiencing mentoring other engineers and driving engineering excellence

Skills needed in this role to be successful

Excellent advanced programming fundamentals and in depth hands on experience in some of the following technology areas are an absolute must.

Expert programming fundamentals

•          Data structures (Binary trees, HEAP, binary search tree, red-black trees, Directed Acyclic Graphs, Adjacency Matrix)

•          Time/space complexity of code

Design and Architecture

  • Design Skills, Design Patterns, Architecture Patterns, Tools
  • SOA, REST, Micro Services, …etc.
  • NFRs

Cloud Fundamental

  • Programing :   Java, C#, ..etc
  • Scripting :        Java Script, Python..etc
  • UI Development :        Node JS, Angular JS, Express JS, React..etc
  • Web Development:    AWS, Microservices Architecture, REST API design,…etc
  • AWS :  Cloudfoundry, RabbitMQ, Redis, S3…etc.
  • Security: Cloud Security Principles, OWASP Top 10, SCA, DCA, ..etc.
  • Testing Test Frameworks: TDD, BDD
  • Deployment/CI/CD/ DevOps : Terraform, Ansible Playbook, Scripting, Salt, Doker,
  • Serverless Architecture: lamda


  • mqtt 
  • connectivity 
  • bluetooth 

Nice to have Healthcare domain  expertise in some of the following ares. 

•          HL7

•          FHIR

•          DICOM

•          IHE

•          OMOP

•          Terminology Services

A high-tech environment where you will be working in a team of experienced engineers on key innovations primarily for Philips but also for large external companies.

  • A competitive salary.
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching.
  • Colleagues who are the best and brightest in their field.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It is a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 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.

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.