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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Software Solution Architect

Country/Region:  CZ

Plzeň, CZ, 30100

Req ID 61030 Avalon R&D Center, Czech Republic

Join our in-company-start-up organization for digital products to support in designing and guiding the development of complex software solutions.
You will be directly involved in shaping the overall architecture of entire digital system solutions, ensuring scalability, reliability, maintainability and efficiency. 


Your responsibilities:


  • End-2-End SW design of IoT applications from sensor, signal processing, gateway to cloud backend and frontend, create basis for efficient, scalable and maintainable applications​
  • Define appropriate technologies, frameworks, modules and tools​
  • Coordinate SW Development to achieve architectural objectives ​
  • Implement SW-Application Lifecycle oriented Thinking and processes​
  • Lead and guide the development team in implementing the architectural concepts and vision​
  • Plan and oversee the integration of various software components, third-party systems, and databases​

Your profile:


  • 3+ years of experience as a Software Architect or a similar role in designing and developing software systems​
  • Highly experienced with up-to-date technologies and frameworks (e.g. Linux, Eclipse IoT, CNCF (Cloud Native Compute Foundation)
  • Proficiency in various programming languages and frameworks​ (C, Python, SQL)
  • Strong understanding of software design patterns, interfaces, data structures, and algorithms​
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills​
  • English is mandatory, additional languages (e.g. German) are advantageous


What we offer:


  • Above standard working environment - new modern offices in center of Pilsen, with terrace
  • Modern technologies, team of experts and seniors
  • HO possibility 50%/50%
  • HO contribution
  • Meal vouchers
  • 26 vacation days
  • Travel insurance world
  • Flexible working time
  • Training and development
  • Advanced company culture
  • Teambuildings


Be part of our ZF team as Software Solution Architect and apply now!


Kristýna Paidarová

What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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