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System Architect

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Cary, NC, North Carolina, United States

Company:  Werum

System Architect

The System Architect is responsible for the technical integrity and implementation of the supplied software (e.g. functionality, performance and extensibility). This position will provide for the maintenance and support of the product to internal teams and external clients and supervise other team members to ensure timely, high quality deliverables. The ideal candidate has several years of professional experience in IT, especially in delivery and maintenance products in a vendor role. Strong engineering and troubleshooting skills will be key to the position. 



  • Supporting project managers in coordinating and delivering software solutions
  • Verify technical feasibility of the customer requirements and specify the technical implementation for which he or she also assumes responsibility
  • Focus on technical/functional aspects (i.e. system architecture, technical specifications, programming, and maintaining and providing know-how)
  • Collaborate with Application Architects on providing technical and functional solutions
  • Creation of SCRs based on work packages
  • Effort estimations for SCRs
  • Documentation and Peer Review
  • Software development according to defined standards and best practices.
  • Test creation, execution, and review of automated and manual tests
  • Technical lead focusing on supporting existing customers and internal application support and SaaS teams.



  • BS in Computer Science or related field or relevant professional experience
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States
  • Ability to travel 20% for initial training pending current travel restrictions
  • Ability to provide off hours support on a rotation basis
  • Experience development and maintaining complex and/or legacy systems
  • Experience in highly regulated industries or life sciences is preferred
  • Development experience in multiple disciplines and platforms is preferred
  • Team lead, supervisory, or managerial experience is preferred

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Werum IT Solutions is the world’s leading supplier of manufacturing execution systems (MES) and manufacturing IT solutions for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. Werum’s PAS-X software product is run by more than half of the world’s top 30 pharmaceutical and biotech companies as well as many mid-sized drug manufacturers. Founded in 1969, Werum is headquartered in Lüneburg, Germany, and has locations in Europe, America, and Asia. Werum is part of the Körber Group’s Business Area Pharma Systems.

The Business Area Pharma Systems provides high quality solutions for the production, inspection and packaging of pharmaceutical products and unites seven internationally successful companies under one roof.

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees worldwide. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

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