Software Architect at IFS R&D

   Location: Utrecht office
   Level of professional and intellectual ability: Bachelor of Master
   Background: technical studies, computer science
   Specialization: Software Engineering, Software Architecture

Who are we looking for?

At IFS, we believe business software is personal. We want to improve the lives of our users by making their jobs easier and more productive.

As a Software Architect, you'll help by developing the new generation of IFS Enterprise Operational Intelligence (EOI). You study the existing Software Architecture and together with the team, you define high-level architecture and the design of our software solutions. You make sure that the technically design and implement fit for purpose software based on functional and technical requirements. Therefore you engage with requirement owners and other stakeholders, drafting and studying functional and technical documentation and contribute in activities related to product/solution management. With your knowledge of WPF, C# and SQL you know what is going on in the world of software development and you work together with the team on technical solutions for our clients' projects. You will also research new technologies and the needs in the market. You become the person who will further develop the software team, ensure that knowledge within your team remains up-to-date, guide and train your colleagues.  

The IFS EOI solution forms part of the IFS visual insight strategy and enables a full 360-degree, enterprise wide, top down perspective of processes and performance aligned with the business strategy. Ultimately, IFS EOI enables businesses to accelerate the realization of their business strategy—by making better decisions, faster. IFS Enterprise Operational Intelligence (IFS EOI) is a model driven software platform. It is built with the newest Microsoft technologies like Roslyn, for runtime compilation of modelled objects and workflows, ASP.NET Web API as the interface between the UI and the IFS EOI back-end, OWIN, and many more.

Requirements & Skills

  • At least 5 years of experience in C# software development.
  • Experience with working in agile and multi-site teams.
  • Experience with software architecture and design of complex software systems including SQL, ORM frameworks, HTML5, ASP.NET Web API and/or Angular or React.
  • Talented architect looking to further develop the skills for a great career and the opportunity to be part of the effort to innovate with our EOI platform.
  • Like a challenge, like to improve, look at what can be done instead of what can’t be done.
  • Strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and empathy.
  • You are creative an innovate, high analytic ability, excellent in presenting and communicate information.
  • Lead and supervise, Relate and network, Commercial focus.

You get bonus point if you have...

  • experience with Domain Driven Design and Model Driven Architectures.
  • experience and interest in architecture concepts as SOA and Microservices.
  • experience with ASP .NET Web API and ASP .Net Identify.
  • experience with Angular and/or React, Typescript, SASS or similar tools.
  • experience with using Microsoft SQL Server BI stack.
  • experience with cloud platforms like Microsoft Azure.
  • experience with Microsoft Power BI.

What can you expect from us?

  • The opportunity to work on global projects with large customers and partners.
  • An environment where you can bring your own ideas to the table.
  • A challenging and stimulating work environment where you can learn and grow.

Nice to meet you. We are IFS!

IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. We offer applications that enable companies to respond quickly to market changes and use resources in a more agile way to achieve better business performance and competitive advantages. IFS’s products are known for being user friendly, modular in their design and flexible enough to support the customers in their way of working according to their established processes. Get to know IFS further.

In this role you will join a truly international R&D team with members in the Netherlands, Sweden and Sri Lanka. In this team everyone is knowledgeable about software engineering and cares about getting the most out of the product development process. We are an incredibly supportive team, we love to pitch in when problems arise and try to help each other out.

We find it very important to be close to our customers. It is therefore not surprising that we score high on customer satisfaction! At Gartner Peer Insights you can read why our customers are so keen to work with IFS.

Do you want to get to know IFS better? Discover why IFS is #ForTheChallengers.

Nice to know

  • You will receive an excellent salary with an attractive bonus scheme.
  • All employees are entitled to a good work-life balance.
  • Your work environment is dynamic and challenging.
  • Good employee benefits including laptop and mobile phone.

Application Process

Do you want to work at IFS?