The UMC pharmacovigilance product portfolio develops and maintains software-as-a-service solutions used by medicines agencies, pharmaceutical companies, and other organizations in countries worldwide, as well as APIs and backend systems to enable data exchange and information processing supported by the software.
We are looking for a skilled system architect to coach our two development teams within this portfolio. The person will be responsible for defining the long-term architecture and roadmap for the systems portfolio, as well as for coordinating and securing short- and long-term technical decisions within the teams, between teams, and with the Enterprise Architect and with Product Management staff. Skills to communicate technical details with software developers and business goals with product managers, to assure that solutions are in line with expectations from internal and external stakeholders are required. We are looking for a person who is motivated by system architecture and design but still wants to do hands-on system development.
This position has the following main responsibilities:
Real-world impact – Working for the greater good
Learning organisation – Skilled and curious staff
Flexible work hours – Allows us to be at our best
Uppsala Monitoring Centre (UMC) is a centre for international service and scientific research in the field of pharmacovigilance. We are the WHO Collaborating Centre for International Drug Monitoring, and manage the technical and operational aspects of the WHO Programme for International Drug Monitoring since 1978.
As an independent, non-profit foundation, we support the World Health Organization, regulatory authorities, and other stakeholders who share our vision of advancing medicines safety. Through research and development of new scientific methods, we explore the benefits and harms of medicines for patients, and offer products and services used by health authorities and the pharmaceutical industry worldwide.
UMC follows the collective agreements between the Swedish Agency for Government Employers and Saco-S and ST. Union representatives are Malin Zaar (Saco-S) and Jessica Avasol (ST), +46 (0)18-65 60 60.