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Software Technical Leader

08 March 2023

The Software Technical Leader is responsible to lead a team of Software Realization Engineer designing and developing software customizations to Swisslog’s standard software solutions, for manual and automated warehousing operations, in support of the Company’s complete product portfolio.
The Software Technical Leader is also responsible to transform functional requirements into software design, code and validate it according the defined test cases.

Short Facts

  • Maranello
    Maranello, Italy
  • Software Development
    Software Development
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position

Make an impact

  • Take overall responsibility for the technical realisation of the software project under his or her control, and to supervise the software project team members
  • Undertake the delivery of an entire software project or part of a project, including design, implementation, testing, integration (in-house) and documentation
  • Draw to the attention of the project / integration managers problems which will adversely affect the outcome of the project which he or she is responsible for, and where possible to work towards solutions to the problems
  • Ensure that the work carried out for a project fulfils the requirements of the client contract and protects Swisslog’s interests
  • Provide timely progress information and reports to the project and Integration managers
  • Gain a good understanding of the customer’s operational working practices to enable the team to improve the ability to design and implement requirements
  • Assist members of the team and department in the knowledge of our existing products and processes
  • Be responsible for identifying the project related training needs of project team members, and drawing such to the attention of the project and departmental manager
  • Ensure that documentation produced for a project is kept up-to-date and is available for delivery according to the project requirements
  • Develop a concept for the realization of the customized application software required for the project being undertaken, and to allocate tasks to the various members of the team
  • Keep accurate, complete and up-to-date records of discussions involving clients and third-party suppliers relating to the project
  • Elaborating design specification
  • Reviewing functional specification
  • Providing cost estimation for SRH scope
  • Participate in internal and external meetings to ensure the communication with all parties as required

Bring to the team

  • Experience in a commercial software development environment
  • Previous experience of leading a team providing software solutions
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Strong Java (SE, EE)
  • Enterprise frameworks: EJB 3.1, Spring
  • Enterprise Java APIs - JPA, JMS
  • SQL programming
  • Understanding of Relational database concepts and architecture
  • Degree in computing or related subject
  • Fluency in English

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

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About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

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