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Automation System Architect

   Back Region: Belgium Kind of contract: Open-ended Work regime: Fulltime Location: BE - Louvain-la-Neuve
Retour Région: Belgium Type de contrat: Open-ended Régime de travail: Fulltime Lieu: BE - Louvain-la-Neuve
Zurück Region: Belgium Art des Vertrages: Open-ended Arbeit Regime: Fulltime Standort: BE - Louvain-la-Neuve
  返回 地区: Belgium 样的合同: Open-ended 工作体制: Fulltime 地点: BE - Louvain-la-Neuve

Job Description

Description de l'emploi



Flash and arc therapy are only two of several upcoming challenges in particle therapy. Most of these challenges will impact the heart of particle therapy systems, the control system. This is the reason why IBA is currently looking to strengthen the System Architecture team with expertise in automation, with a Automation System Architect.
As Automation System architect, you are part of the system architecture team within IBA Innovation & Development department: a team whose expertise covers IBA system-specific knowledge.

Your role is to reinforce the engineering continuity from system architecture to the control system and automation domain.

As system architect and technical lead, you handle developments, changes and issues related to automation. This role encompasses Research and Development projects, support to manufacturing and operations as well as coaching and training support.
In order to fulfill this role, you will need knowledge in System Architecture,  Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) and Automation domain. 

You will grow these skills and gain deep knowledge about how the system structures and behaviors are implemented in the control team by automation domain, hardware devices and controls.

Your daily work will include a diversified range of tasks from challenging and reviewing user requirements to maintaining part of the product model and documentation. In the medical device context, you will for instance analyze impacts and assess risks and contribute to functional safety.

You are a key player in the identification of technical solutions.

These positions imply a multidisciplinary approach, good communication skills and collaboration with many other teams (e.g. requirement, control and software engineers, mechanical and electrical designers, production engineers, operators).





You have:

• Master degree in Engineering
• Knowledge in Automation is required (seniority of 5-10 years of experience)
• Knowledge in medical devices is an asset
• Knowledge and experience on particle accelerator-related equipment and associated technologies (vacuum, magnetism, ion chambers, power supplies…) is an asset;
• Experience in System Engineering and System Architecture tool (Enterprise Architect, SysML / Uml)
• Knowledge in Model Based System Engineering / Model Based Safety Analysis and functional safety are a plus.

And you are:

• You are able to organize your work autonomously and take initiatives;
• You are curious and willing to keep on learning and improving;
• You are a team player having the passion to listen, understand, communicate and convince others;
• You have excellent communication skills in English. French is an important asset.





Who are we?
IBA is a listed company, headquartered in Belgium, and employs 1500 people across the globe mobilizing their skills and passion to Protect, Enhance and Save lives
We develop, manufacture and support innovative equipment and software solutions for diagnostic, cancer treatment, and industrial applications.  
Innovating for life since more than 30 years, IBA has opened new ways to diagnose and fight cancer and become the worldwide technology leader in the field of Proton Therapy, which is today the most advanced technologies treatment against cancer.  Our core particle accelerators knowledge is unparalleled, with 100,000 patients treated on our proton therapy solutions and over 550 accelerators in operation globally. 
One Mission, 4 business lines 
IBA ‘s world class expertise lies in the development of: 
next generation Proton Therapy technologies  
Radiopharmaceuticals providing oncology care providers with premium quality services and equipment 
Dosimetry advanced solutions for Quality Assurance of medical equipment and increased patient safety 
particle accelerators for the Industrial and medical world. 
Our 4 business lines are employing more than 1,500 passionate professionals worldwide dedicated to our Mission:  Protect, Enhance and Save lives. 

Sustainability commitment

As a company, we are focused on striking the right balance between our stakeholders: increasing our market share and the return for our shareholders, improving the quality of life of our customers, patients and employees, and contributing to the well-being of our society, while also maintaining and restoring our planet’s health.

“Since 2021, IBA is recognized as a certified B Corporation (or B Corp). B Corps are companies that promote ‘business as a force for good’, balancing profit and purpose. They meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability.”

Check out our webpage sustainability to find out more! 
Join us 
At IBA we dare to develop innovative solutions pushing back the limits of technology. We achieved worldwide recognition in our field by supplying the world's top oncologists with the most precise, cancer-defeating, technologies. 
If you are passionate, cause-driven, you can make this quest yours by joining our dedicated colleagues and give your career a new meaning. 





The identity of IBA is characterized by a group of colleagues driven by motivation, curiosity, creativity, the desire to learn on a daily basis, by technical challenges and above all by a highly developed team and family spirit that makes the daily life smoother and more enjoyable!
By joining a team of about 40 nationalities and working on more than 45 different sites on 3 continents, IBA offers you the opportunity of a meaningful career with a direct impact in the fight against cancer.​
We are driven by: ​
  • Innovating in a cutting-edge technology environment ​
  • Developing professional and personal skills by learning on the Job; by participating in challenging projects; top class courses ​
  • Evolving in a friendly culture environment based upon solid values (dare - share - care - be fair) ​
  • Acting autonomously and belonging to motivated teams with good work-life balance ​
  • Contributing to a company where sustainability, safety and well-being are key to our success
If you are passionate, cause-driven, you can make this quest yours by joining our dedicated colleagues and give your career a new meaning.

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Automation System Architect

Region: Belgium Kind of contract: Open-ended Work regime: Fulltime Location: BE - Louvain-la-Neuve

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