Philips Senior Software Architect in Shanghai, China

Job Title: Senior Software Architect


  • Work together with research / expert group for high-level platform architecture & framework definition, platform/application design specification, etc.;

  • Responsible for the design, realization and test of a system, component or module; understands and communicates consequences of his/her design on the architecture.

  • Implement key modules of product-quality platforms /applications;

  • Spot and communicate relevant funded work and other business opportunities.

  • Shared responsibility for the competence development of the group/development.

  • Provide design & guidance of technical stack for the development team;


Education :

A recognized Bachelor or higher degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology, or relative discipline;

Competency and Skills:

  • At least 10 years experience of software development and system analysis

  • Strong software architectural and design pattern skills

  • Strong competence and rich experiences of architecture design and development of front-end applications both web and mobile platforms on Java, PHP, C, Linux, Android and iOS

  • Strong competence and rich experiences of Java/.NET platform including key frameworks for web service and others

  • Solid knowledge on China IT infrastructure and experiences with local cloud services

  • Solid knowledge on high scalability web service design and deployment

  • Knowledge on wireless communication and control protocols, such as WIFI, BT, Zigbee…

  • Experience on Database (SQL and NoSQL) design and development

  • Experience on internet and data security

  • Be familiar with cloud computing platform such as AWS, Azure and Aliyun

  • Language: fluent in both writing and oral English