Embedded Software Development Leader

Director

Ref: 181Friday 15 October 2021

Unique career opportunity for a seasoned Embedded Development Leader to join pioneers in audio and video technology at their greenfield R&D site in Galway.

You will be responsible for building out a new software development team to work on a portfolio of high-quality, proven products and services that connect people to what matters most -- whether it's their colleagues, customers, playlists, or favourite games. 

 

YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS:

  • Recruit a substantial team of embedded software engineers to seed the new R&D facility
  • Curate a culture that emphasises creativity, teamwork, and high performance
  • Champion an agile development methodology that focuses on innovation and implementation
  • Facilitate continuous learning for you and your team   
  • Develop strong relationships within a multi-site team to maintain cohesion across product development
  • Advocate quality throughout the automated test pipeline to catch issues early
  • Develop features that delight the customer base leveraging a varied technical stack  ( C, C++, Android, LINUX, and related technologies)

 

YOUR PROFILE:

  • Significant experience in embedded software development
  • Leadership and management experience across globally distributed sites and teams
  • Experience in recruiting, mentoring and developing a mixed experience software development team
  • Excellent communication skills that promote relationship building across teams and geographies
  • Strong interest in creative thinking to solve technical problems or roadblocks across the development effort

 

This is a unique opportunity for someone who wants to grow and develop a new team from scratch and have considerable input into the technical direction of the company's extensive product base.  The site will be based in Galway city and while the company has a very progressive hybrid work model, this role will not be suited to remote working.

A very attractive package is on offer so If you feel this is the opportunity you've been waiting for please apply now.