In Technology, former Research and Development (R&D), no two days are the same. Our developed products are deployed all over the world. Everyone of our talented specialists is committed to solving the next challenge, and enhancing Vanderlande’s competitive position.
As a Functional Module Architect or Product Architect within technology you are responsible for the specification and design of new multi-disciplinary Functional Modules or Products to be used worldwide in our logistic systems. Your design is implemented by a team of specialists with whom you closely cooperate. You will be a partner of the Project Leader and Integrator and together you carrying the responsibility for the final Function Module release(s).
Tasks and responsibilities
Analyse the stakeholder needs and user requirements, combining them with the technological requirements imposed by Vanderlande’s technology standards and reference architecture;
Design and document the product architecture including its key interface specifications and the requirements imposed on the various components;
Identify integration risks early and mitigate these risks in your design, consulting with specialists when needed;
Guide and guard the development team to ensure a proper implementation of the product architecture;
Explain the product architecture to various stakeholders in their frame of reference;
Act as the owner of the product architecture and the technical lead for the development team;
Contribute to improving the competences of the Product Architecture team.
You have a pragmatic and result-drive attitude. You are eager to learn and curious about the new technologies within and outside Vanderlande. It is important that you can convince others of a particular point of view to obtain an agreement with your stakeholders.
You have a relevant master’s degree in a technical subject e.g. Software Engineering, Mechatronics or Electrical Engineering, or a proven track record indicating a comparable knowledge and abstraction level;
You have +/- 5 years of relevant working experience in designing and engineering multi-disciplinary industrial systems;
You are able to keep the overview and to operate on various abstraction levels;
You understand the stakeholder needs and you can explain the technical topics to them;
You master the English language, both orally and in writing.
We offer you the opportunity to learn new things and develop your personal skills, while working with remote team members. You get to see the world and meet other cultures, as you will travel towards the projects your Supervisors and Site Managers are working on.
Our company has been named for several years in a row as 'Top Employer' and 'Best Employer'.
We offer a full-time position in an informal and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development.
As well as your fixed salary you'll receive the following secondary benefits:
- 27 days vacation & 13 ADV (working hours reduction) days
- Flexible working hours
- Training facilities
- Travel expenses
- Collective pension scheme and insurance facilities for healthcare, car, WGA (Return to Work Scheme for the Partially Disabled) etc.
Vanderlande is the global leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as a leading supplier of process automation solutions for warehouses. In this world of technology, we believe in people – especially those who are totally dedicated, customer-driven and keen to continue learning throughout their career. This is embraced by our Vanderlande Academy and International Talent Development programmes, with over 800 courses conducted every year. The focus is on freedom while being trusted to deliver, and this is one of the reasons why we received the highest rating of three stars in the Best Employer survey (The Netherlands).
If you’re ambitious and take your long-term career seriously, then please contact us to explore this global opportunity to join a company at the top of its game.
If you want to take on this demanding challenge, apply now by filling in the application form and upload your resume and motivation letter. For more information contact Eric Everstijn, Recruiter – 0413-495288