Software Architect/Tech Lead/Staff Software Engineer


Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people.

We are looking for people who are keen to try something new:

  • Lead Architecture, Design and Development of application software for the optometric devices and software platforms of Vision Technology Solutions with high quality, re usable, high performance SW components .
  • Analyze customer requirements and translate into technical requirements, and guide the team create a software design and architecture that fulfills the requirements.
  • Takes Ownership of coding/development for complex modules
  • Performs work product review (Document, Code review with coding guidelines), using the defined technologies and tools.
  • Drive and review unit and integration tests to secure the quality of the code.
  • Ensure team documents the development outcomes following the internal standard operating procedures and in accordance with the applicable international norms, e.g. IEC 62304.
  • Support product management and service teams in answering customer requests related to the software and solving customer issues.
  • Report project status to the project leader, in terms of quality, budget and timeline and Manages technical communication with stakeholders
  • Mentor the junior developers of the team on technical aspects

You are:

  • A strong experience in professional software development and corresponding tool chains – IDEs, unit tests, Version Control, CI (continuous integration), CMAKE, etc
  • Sound experience in development using C++, C# in .NET environment, Webservices using REST/WebAPI/SOAP Knowledge in development using HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS and Database (SQL Server)
  • Experience agile development methods with translating Customer requirement into Features and user stories
  • Experience with project collaboration systems like MS TFS, Jira
  • Experience in the development of applications running under MS Windows Embedded OS
  • Experience in healthcare standards and regulations
  • Able to work in an international environment, good intercultural skills. Knowledge of European, especially German company culture is of advantage.
  • Proactive attitude to work, strong analytic skills, able to analyze complex topics and propose solutions.
  • Pronounced creative thinking, able to think out of the box, strong problem solving skills
In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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