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Head of Software Engineering Germany (m/f/d)

20 October 2022

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge – one where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about technology and keen to share your expertise internationally? Step forward and discover Swisslog! Working as part of our #Software Engineering Team with a great team spirit, you will use the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics for forward-thinking customers. We’re offering a talented individual the opportunity to join our incredible team and get the most out of their potential – could it be you?

Please also state in your application your salary expectation and notice period/earliest possible start date. We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Short Facts

  • Dortmund
    Dortmund, Germany
  • Software Development
    Software Development
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position

Make an impact

  • You will provide leadership, control and co-ordination to a team of 15-20 software engineers and technical leads. Especially in terms of resource planning, performance management and information to maintain a team feeling and a target oriented approach towards common goals within the organisation
  • You will successfully deliver software for projects allocated to the department on time, within budget and in the required quality
  • You ensure that the software resources for the design, implementation, training, integration and commissioning of software applications is maintained
  • You guarantee the processes are performed and maintained according to the quality standards
  • You will budget, forecast and maintain the cost centre account to ensure a competitive cost level is maintained
  • Additionally you will build relationships and maintain contact with other Swisslog software communities and all relevant stakeholders

Bring to the team

  • You have successfully completed your Software Engineering Bachelor, Master, Technician or comparable degree
  • You bring profound leadership experience
  • In addition you are able to communicate transparently, effectively and consistently with all stakeholders and focus on customer needs and satisfaction
  • You are experienced in complex software project environments and you are able to detect and manage potential risks in a timely manner
  • Ideally you have experience using JEE / Jakarta EE in a structured software environment
  • You are fluent in German and English, additional language skills are an advantage

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.

Flexible Working Options
Great Team Spirit
Modern Work Environment
Latest Technology

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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