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Manager Software Engineering

26-4-2022 Bachelor, Master High tech Deventer

Key responsibilities

The Software Engineering Manager is responsible for leading a cross functional team of embedded software developers, and data analysts in the day to day activities of new research & development in collaboration with a global team, and ongoing product and customer support needs for the region.
The role will help in translating customer needs into guidelines for the development of roadmap in order to create unique data-driven product offerings.
  • A hands-on approach to leading a data-driven embedded Linux and Android software development team
  • Mentor and build local talent & processes across required disciplines ranging from embedded software development, data analytics and test
  • Engage with strategic customers to define highly optimized solutions with special attention to under experience, managing the full SDLC of the software product offering
  • Drive multiple cross department multiregional designs from concept through realization (hands on in every aspect of the process)
  • As per the requirements from the global product team, expand strategical data and software assets through a combination of in-field data development, research and market outreach.
Additional tasks:
  • Collaborate and discuss new technologies and approaches with technology partners and customers
  • Build customer relationship through frequent contact with select lead customers with respect to product development, specific/technical customer requirements, etc.
  • Manage team budget and improve on utilization of the funds in expanding the strategical data assets
  • Manage Engineering and Project/Product Management, Sprint planning, etc.
  • Travel with Sales to customers in pre-production phase in order to assist in selling the technical concept of the product
  • Assist Sales in translating Product and Software Specifications to the Customer
  • Global responsibility for helping respond to advanced product RFQs
  • Train global Application Engineering team on technology solutions

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Self-motivated & a Leader, Innovative and a passion for results!
  • BSc & 10 years of experience in Electrical Engineering or related field (MSc or PhD preferred)
  • Experience in building and leading high performance agile development teams
  • Extensive experience in Embedded Linux and Android Systems, Wireless Communications and Networking Technologies
  • Experience & Passion in Consumer Electronics, Human-Machine Interactions, etc.
  • Experience with cloud service integration with embedded systems
  • Experience with data analytics, data visualization tools
  • Knowledge of machine learning and AI frameworks is a plus
  • Experience with video delivery and/or smart home technologies and products
  • Full product life-cycle ownership from concept to production for internal product concepts to external customer-driven designs
  • Experience with IP networking and wireless communication standards, e.g. Bluetooth, Bluetooth Smart, Zigbee, Thread, Wi-Fi
  • Fluent in reading, writing and communicating in English is a must. Second international language is a plus.
  • Intercontinental travel

What do you get?

Voor deze functie kom je bij Voort in dienst. Jij staat bij ons centraal. Elk moment van jou vinden wij bijzonder. En vieren wij samen. Wij zorgen dat jij op de juiste werkplek belandt. Waar jij past. Waar je techniek op de kaart zet. Want dat is jouw vak. En samen werken we continu aan jouw ontwikkeling. Zodat je blijft groeien op technisch en professioneel vlak. Je krijgt van ons:
  • een mooie baan bij onze opdrachtgever
  • een goed salaris om rond te komen en leuke dingen te doen
  • 3 trainingen per jaar bij de Voort Academy om aan je ontwikkeling te werken
  • een opleidingsbudget van €1500,- zodat je blijft groeien
  • secundaire arbeidsvoorwaarden zoals een aandraagbonus
  • 25 vakantiedagen (overige vrije dagen zijn afhankelijk van de cao van de opdrachtgever)

Where you’ll end up

The team is focused on next generation control & connectivity platforms within the home ecosystem; the organization solves real life problems and bring improvements to the masses

Are you ready to apply?

Ben jij enthousiast geworden over de vacature? Solliciteer dan snel op deze functie. Voor vragen kun je bellen naar onderstaande contactpersoon.

Aniek Oude Wolbers

Consultant High Tech

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