Lead Software Architect


Want to have a key role in developing leading health technology software? Do you dream of working with products that truly improve the quality of life for people across the globe? Great, because we have a job opening for you!


Who is Topcon?

Topcon Healthcare Solutions EMEA is part of Topcon Healthcare Corporation. We specialise in providing modern software solutions for eye care (e.g. optical stores, eye clinics). Our primary target is to offer the whole workflow from the clinical device connection to archiving and telemedicine. Our solutions have been designed in cooperation with physicians and other healthcare professionals to provide excellent usability and performance. Our customers are optical retailers, clinics and hospitals.

Topcon Healthcare sees eye health differently. Our vision is to empower providers with smart, value-driven and efficient technologies for enhanced care. Keeping pace with the ever-changing landscape of the healthcare industry, Topcon Healthcare offers the latest integrated solutions, including advanced multimodal imaging, vendor-neutral data management and ground-breaking remote diagnostic technology.


What kind of work is this?

We’re looking for a high-caliber Lead Software Architect to be a key member of our team. You would be responsible for Topcon Harmony which is our main product being distributed globally.


Why should I apply for a job at Topcon Healthcare Solutions?

You can come here as you are. We appreciate all personality types and truly believe that a good team consists of a wide range of different, unique characters. Our team of over 70 professionals in Finland has a relaxed atmosphere, and we think that a bit of humour makes work a lot easier.

You will be involved in a great workplace with a start-up atmosphere. You will sense the enthusiasm and can-do attitude while our global parent company brings stability and supports our product development and growth. Our team is at the cutting edge of the software and technology industry and is constantly following industry trends.

You will have a key role in the company from day one and can make decisions independently. We are a flexible organisation with a great start-up atmosphere, which means that decisions are made fast, and you can really make an impact on our ways of working from day one.

You don’t have to get stuck in your career development, because you’ll have a chance to learn new skills and take on new responsibilities. We are growing fast and you can grow with us to the role of scrum master, for example. In addition, we offer you job rotation options between and within our functions.

In return for your input we offer you a competitive salary, bonus program and benefits such as a lunch benefit, education program, sports and culture vouchers and leisure-time insurance.


What do you expect from me?

The best match would be proficient in the following skills:

  • Skills to handle complex systems and a self-organised way of working
  • Customer-oriented approach to designing technological solutions
  • Have knowledge in Java Development, Web Frameworks, Single Page applications
  • Knowledge of healthcare standards: DICOM, HL7, FHIR, Rest interfaces
  • Experience in authentication and authorization
  • DevOps skills, Docker, Kubernetes, Linux, Microservices architecture
  • Experience in Agile methodologies and Scrum
  • You have good skills in documentation and can communicate in a clear manner. Good presentation skills are also an asset.
  • Full English proficiency
  • Architectural Road Map planning experience
  • Proven track record of building a modern software architecture for a complex system

Please note that we are an international company. This will mean attending meetings in the evenings on a semi-regular basis.


I want this job! What should I do next?

If this job excited you and you identified yourself with the description of the person we are looking for, please send your application (including salary request) with your CV to thsemea.recruiting(at)topcon.com and we will see if we would fit together!

If you want to talk about the task in more detail, please contact our hiring manager Tero Lipponen (+358 40 415 9141) or via email at tlipponen(at)topcon.com.