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Director of Software Engineering

Newport News, Virginia

April 29, 2022

Director of Software Engineering

Short Facts

  • Newport News, VA
    Newport News, VA, USA
  • Software
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

(-)The Director of Software Engineering will take responsibility for all Software development aspects in the Swisslog Logistics Automation - Americas Region, including but not limited to: regional software development strategy, technical realization of customer specific software development for projects, organizational leadership and development, and support for the System Architecture group supporting sales.(-)
(-)Lead all engineering tasks for the Software group, implementing software for Automation Systems and developing customer specific solutions for conventional and automated warehouse operations(-)
(-)Responsible for understanding the competitive nature of the business and evolving the regional Software development and deployment strategy accordingly.(-)
(-)Responsible for composing functional requirements and transforming them into software design code through a distributed team of Software engineers.(-)

Bring to the team

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent plus 7+ years of relevant experience (Automated Material Handling Industry preferred)
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience leading Software projects and teams
  • Demonstrable success applying strong leadership skills and establishing strong interpersonal relationships
  • Proactive self-starter with grit, initiative and ability to get things done
  • Academic recognition and/or practical experience in the field of software/project engineering
  • Experience in the management of subcontractors delivering software content

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.

Learn & Grow
Flexible Working Options
Great Team Spirit

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!

We Offer

Swisslog offers challenging work in a globally networked environment as well as competitive base salary, comprehensive benefits including health/dental and 401K! United efforts of our employees represent the basis for developing and delivering the best solutions for our customers.

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