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System Test Architect at Philips Innovation Services

Philips innovation services

9064605 | HTC | Detachering | WO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

System Test Architect 

Your challenge 
As System Test Architect you are responsible for the realization and management of product testing and verification in product creation projects. These projects can cover every phase of the product life cycle, from development, manufacturing, market deployment, operation to phase out. 
You will be mainly involved in the definition and review of testable requirements and the development of an optimization, integration and testing strategy towards product realization. In your role, you will integrally manage the design, development, execution and reporting of tests. You will maintain and develop knowledge and expertise resulting in state-of-the-art approaches to serve our customers with the test and verification service proposition. 

Your responsibilities 
As System Test Architect you will 
• Support the development of SMART, testable requirements in R&D projects across the business. 
• Work with project leaders, system architects and lead engineers to develop a risk based integration and testing strategy 
• Develop actionable integration and verification plans to release products and processes according to specified requirements 
• Create adequate test requirements and specifications to prepare and set up the test base in line with the project plan 
• Create, supervise and/or review test protocols 
• Take ownership for test execution, sample management and test reporting 
• Liaise with test centers, lab facilities to execute the verification plan 
• Deploy best practices for requirements, risk, test and verification management globally in Philips to R&D project teams or organizations via training & coaching. 
• Identify improvement opportunities in Philips businesses with respect to the Test and Verification proposition and develop actionable proposals and plans to address these 
• Manage your activities and services according to good project management practices 
Your team 
The Test and Verification Engineering team is part of the Reliability Solutions department of Philips Innovation Services and is a diverse group of more than 20 technical experts. 
All have extensive experience in the field of test and verification strategy definition, requirement engineering and/or test automation and are actively supporting complex, innovative projects for our customers from both internal Philips businesses, as well as, external companies, located all over the world. 


We are looking for 
• PhD or Masters (MSc) degree in Physics, Electrical, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering. 
• Minimum 5 years of experience in an industrial product R&D environment 
• A proven track record in the application of test and verification best practices 
• Experience in manufacturing quality control is highly preferred. 
• In-depth knowledge and a proven track record in implementing and applying concepts in the fields requirement engineering, risk management and test management 
• DfSS Black Belt or equal by experience 
• You combine analytical and architectural thinking, physical insight, flexibility and a hands-on mentality to deliver sustainable results and creative solutions. 
• Excellent reporting and documentation skills 
• Excellent consultancy skills and the ability to connect with project and business stakeholders 
• Good project management skills 

Furthermore to be successful in this role you are : 
• Motivated, self-driven with a determination to succeed and the ability to adapt to change. 
• Analytical, you are open to new ideas and believe in continuous learning in order to develop new competencies. 
• A critical but constructive reviewer 
• Customer focused, have excellent communication skills and you are a team player. 
• Fluent in English 
• Willing to travel.


We will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended
Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies. 
This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. 
You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!



Are you planning an innovation and looking for ways to improve your time to market?
How can you make sure that it is designed to be manufactured cost-effectively and reliable? 

Do you lack specific competences? Maybe a tough technical challenge requires an out-of-the box
solution? Or do you need a maturity step in one of your processes or products? 

Philips Innovation Services is an innovation service provider, 
Philips want you to be successful in delivering your innovations to the market, where they
can matter to customers and society as a whole. The mission of Philips Innovation Services is
simple:  to accelerate your innovation. Inside and outside Philips, from start-up to multinational.
Being globally active with almost 1,000 specialized experts and 10,000 m2 of high-tech 
infrastructure, we can accelerate your innovation with development, realization and consultancy
in these key areas of expertise.

Interested to work via Yacht at Philips? 
Please send your application asap and we hope to meet you soon at our address at the High 
Tech Campus 32 in Eindhoven or via a skype call. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Peter Groeneveld via telefoonnummer 06-53815170

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