Many innovations have come from IT. And it is precisely this value creation within the bigger picture that makes our global IT so special: bright minds working on artificial intelligence and inspiring moments on the Internet of Things. With state-of-the-art infrastructure, collaboration and agility, Festo offers its employees numbering more than 20,000 globally the opportunity to grab digitisation firmly with both hands. We’re heading to the next level of digital transformation. Are you coming with us? Welcome to Festo.

System Architect Product Life Cycle Management (m/f/d)

Your job:

  • Independently creating and communicating an architecture vision and roadmap that empowers the Product Life Cycle (PLM) vision of the business units
  • Ensuring lean and sustainable architecture with a focus on data consistency and integration of PLM systems
  • Advising on process and IT system architecture issues of the business units in the area of PLM
  • Establishing the technical framework for the implementation of solutions
  • Active exploration and evaluation of future technologies and trends in the PLM environment
  • Exercise of the SAFe role System Architect / Engineering for the Agile Release Train PLM
  • Coordination of technology approaches, security and architecture frameworks with the enterprise architecture and PLM product teams
  • Planning and implementation of workshops in the architecture context


Your qualification:

  • Successfully completed university studies or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in the PLM environment as a system architect or consultant
  • Practical experience with at least one of the PLM systems from SAP and PTC or other major PLM software manufacturers
  • Broad knowledge of established architectures, modelling architectures, modern technologies and software development methods
  • Software development skills, especially in ABAP, as well as knowledge of agile methods such as SCRUM, Kanban and SAFe are an advantage
  • Very good German and English skills, both written and spoken 
  • Very good communication, integration and teamwork skills with strong initiative and "hands on" mentality
  • Strongly developed analytical, conceptual, holistic and solution-oriented thinking


 You can expect the following with us:

  • The good feeling working for a family-owned company with a safe and solid financial basis
  • Freedom to explore, innovate and realise your own ideas
  • Competitive compensation with attractive perks and other benefits
  • Respect and appreciation for each other - regardless of gender, nationality, disability, age and identity
  • Lifelong learning with great conditions for individual further development
  • Flexible working models depending on the respective workplace for a good balance of work and private life
  • Highly modern working environment, infrastructure and communication technologies
  • Great family and health services for your well-being


You can find more information about our benefits and Festo as an employer here.


Contact person: Caroline Duchon, +49(711)347-56698

Reference code: 9978

Company:  Festo SE & Co. KG

Ostfildern, DE, 73760

We look forward to your application!