Vacancies at FOSS

Business Analyst

Published: 2021-11-10
Soft Flow
Ürögi Fasor 2/A
7634  Pécs


Join Soft Flow as a Business Analyst (with strong UX/UI Designer skills) in R&D – and be part of creating world class instruments for the agricultural industry and thus support sustainable use of our planet's agricultural resources.

FOSS is an international company that develops analytical equipment and solutions for food, agricultural and other industries. In a global world with a growing population, there is an ever-increasing demand for safer food, more efficient production and less food waste. As a global market leader with HQ in Denmark, we have the expertise to make a strong contribution to this. Around 80% of grain and 85% of milk traded on the world market is analyzed using FOSS solutions, so improvements we develop can truly make a global difference. If that sounds like something you would like to work for, please join to our inspiring, open minded team of more than 20 experts, located in Pécs, Hungary.

The R&D software department at our HQ near Copenhagen employs more than 100 software developers and makes up for about 1/3 of the whole R&D organization at FOSS. Our SW department is responsible for developing innovative software solutions in excellent quality using the latest technologies for our analytical instruments, and therefore has a significant contribution to the success of our new product launches. You will have the unique opportunity to be part of the first software team in our new software department and ensure we have a successful establishment of our software department at Soft Flow. The new department will work closely together with HQ on interdisciplinary projects where we integrate advanced technologies and software into our products.

The job

The SW department is responsible for developing software for our analytical instruments, and therefore has a significant contribution to the success of our new product launches.

The key role of the Business Analyst is to collect and evaluate the requirements, formulate consistent specifications for the new features and create attractive, intuitive user interfaces for our software.

Your primary tasks will involve:

  • Defining the features and drives the specification of the solution requirements
  • Delivering a clear vision of the solution and support the developers during the implementation
  • Ensuring that all features contain detailed requirement specification and has a corresponding accept criteria documented in Azure DevOps
  • Turning stakeholder inputs and requirements into user friendly and appealing solutions
  • Creating wireframes, prototypes to validate hypothesis through concept ideas and final features
  • Carrying out end to end UX/UI design including identifying user needs, user journeys, story boards, flow charts, wireframes, interaction design and visual assets
  • Identifying improvement areas and optimising design solutions and user flows through demos and user testing
  • Reviewing the implemented solution and give detailed feedbacks to developers (testers)
  • Contribute and document the design work to FOSS design system
  • Visualizing your work in a Scrum context
  • Collaborate closely with developers and stakeholders in Denmark and Hungary

For this we will provide proper inhouse training and introduction to our software platforms, instruments and insight into the specific instrument requirements and specifications. We further expect you to work in an open and transparent fashion in a cross-boarding collaboration between the new team in Pecs and software development at HQ.

Your daily work will be at Soft Flow in Pécs, Hungary. However, it is expected that you will have 5-15 travelling days per year to Denmark.


  • 2+ years of experience in similar role
  • Demonstrable experience turning creative concepts into end-user products
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Experienced user of Adobe XD or another wireframe software
  • A good command of English and Hungarian (official project language is English) both speaking and writing

It is an advantage if you have:

  • Knowledge of Agile development and Scrum
  • Azure DevOps knowledge
  • Design school background
  • Web application development experience

Personal skills

  • You are a true great teammate with strong collaboration skills and the ability to build relations across teams
  • You are curious, energetic, and have a positive attitude
  • You can see the big picture meanwhile you take care about the details
  • You can work independently, have an Agile mind-set and proactive
  • You have ideas how to make things better and you can understand and design complex solutions
  • You know how to improve the user experience

We offer

  • A challenging job, in an international and innovative company, that is small enough for you to get high influence in the job, and big enough for complex professional development
  • Exciting and challenging projects where you can grow in expertise and your work has a serious impact on the outcome of the project
  • We have a flat and informal company culture and an open-minded and collegial spirit
  • The size of our company allows for independent, dynamic and fast decisions, and you will have the opportunity for constant learning through new projects, technologies and market opportunities
  • FOSS has a solid record of continued business growth and a strong business strategy for an exciting future journey. We anticipate increased software development so there are plenty of opportunities for personal growth
  • Relocation support for 3 months in case of moving


Send us your application via the link below.

We screen applications as they come in, so apply now - better today than tomorrow! Any questions can be directed to Gábor Lehotai at

All applications for vacant positions are welcome and will be considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of colour, race, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, parental responsibilities, age, religion, or belief.

Brief history of SOFT FLOW HUNGARY

Founded in the USA in 1988 Soft Flow moved to Hungary in 1992. Soft Flow is the leading biotechnology company in the fields of flow cytometry and food/feed safety with 20 years of experience in R&D and cooperation with market leaders in global industry. In 2016, the Danish company FOSS acquired Soft Flow. In 2017, the Hungarian Brands program awarded our company as one of the most innovative brands. Based in Pécs Soft Flow currently employs over 80 highly qualified employees. In the coming years we expand considerably and moves to new facilities in Pécs, Hungary.

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In 2016, the Danish company FOSS acquired Soft Flow. FOSS creates end-to-end solutions that secure and improve food quality. From raw material to finished product. Our analysis instruments refine measurements into information management that enables businesses to run intelligent data-driven productions with less waste and bigger yields. Controlling cost and quality across all sectors and value chains, we help food and agricultural producers limit the number of human errors, scale their business faster and reduce manual labor as well as labor costs. We call it analytics beyond measure.  You can read about FOSS at

FOSS employs more than 1400 people working all over the world. The analysis instruments are marketed and sold through a global network of sales subsidiaries in 28 countries and by more than 75 dedicated distributors spread over Europe, Americas, Africa, Middle East, Asia, and Australia.

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