30+ days ago - req26473

Software Integrator

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




The integrator is leading the integration and is responsible to create the integration plan and to drive the integration of deliverables of all teams in the scope.

Scope:domain/discipline, module, (sub-) function, Integration cluster, solution, train, system function or system

Skillset: in-depth technical knowledge of the scope, creation of an integration plan with help of the architects, can do mentality, execution mindset and ability to move people into action.

Job Description

  • Drives the integration for thescope into a product or system, works dedicated to one product or systemand its related Owner
  • Creates and maintains theintegration plan in close co-operation with leadership andarchitects.
  • Organizes hardware upgrades ontest rigs and proto’s for testing (sub-) modules.
  • Creates and review testspecifications (EPS, A4spec, TPS), summarize and communicate test plans,analyze test results and create and review TAR & FSS.
  • Collects integration issues andmake sure there is follow up by the teams. Provide feedback to the teamson status of integration issues.
  • Carries out tests and designqualifications, trouble-shoots prototypes, participate in tests/upgrades(hands-on).
  • Initiates and maintains claimsfor test time needed on test rigs and prototypes
  • Represents train in 9AMintegration meeting, issue resolution meeting and triage.
  • Chairs rituals driving theintegration for the scope.
  • Aligns with other integratorsin other teams, trains and System Test & Integration on learnings andtechnical consistency across platforms; uses these to provide input to theroadmap
  • Safeguards the timing andtechnical consistency of the integration
  • Defines and prepares theintegration features for the upcoming quarter in preparation for theplanning eventGives direction to theengineers about the next steps in the integration and helps them whendecisions need to be made
    Is transparent on the progressof the integration


Master in Computer Science or similar


  • Integration plan (PERT) for ownscope
  • Configuration status ofproto’s
  • Test claims and test protocol
  • Integration issue list
  • Integration progress reports
  • Total test overview
  • Tested modules and interfacesfor own scope
  • FSS
  • Breakdown of the integrationwork (features) into smaller items (stories)

Personal skills

  • Is the integration consciencefor the teams, instills integration discipline in the teams
  • Maintains balance betweenstructural progress and incidental fixes to maintain integration progress
  • Maintains sufficiently detailedknowledge of designs, sequences and procedures related to scope
  • Collaborates with leadership todetermine integration priorities
  • Chairs the integration ritualsfor the scope; drives integration discipline in the teams
  • Identifies and addressesintegration risks, escalates to leadership

Other information

  • I am responsible to makeappropriate tradeoffs and decisions to drive the integration for ownscope
  • I can use my technical skillsto hands-on solve issues during integration
  • I am able to plan, communicateand drive the integration
  • I see and explain “the biggerintegration picture” ie. the link between the modules (interfaces), thesequence, the tools, the performance of the module in scope