Head of Capability - Embedded Software
|Job Title:||Head of Capability - Embedded Software|
|Salary:||£90000 - £100000 per annum|
|Contact Name:||EES Solutions|
|Job Published:||August 02, 2022 11:14|
Job title: Head of Capability
Job type: Permanent
Location: UK - Travel to offices around Bristol, Derby and London expected alongside remote working
Number of roles: 1
Our client, an engineering and technology consultancy who provide support for its clients in the fields of innovation, R&D and IT systems, are looking for a Head of Capability - Embedded Software.
- Work with the Technical Direction organisation to conduct a detailed mapping of the existing company embedded software capabilities, open requirements and key people.
- Form a cross project and sector community of embedded software specialists, with visibility of the holistic company embedded SW competence/requirements across Aerospace, Defence, Space, Automotive and Rail sectors.
- Face the embedded software customers to understand their needs, then support the Technical Direction/Business to offer the right solution to deliver the required service at a competitive price.
- Develop training/coaching models to enable effective introduction of graduate and/or skills transfer candidates to embedded SW roles.
- Act as part of the global company embedded software competence centres on this objective as the U.K. representative.
- Contribute to the motivation of the technical team through supporting opportunities for enhanced technical support, coaching and growth.
- Technical background in embedded software development and/or test, with demonstrated complex project delivery, and a clear understanding of the end-to-end software delivery cycle.
- Knowledge of software delivery models such as Agile/DevOps. - Experience in forming teams and managing software skills/capability. - The capability to form and deliver training/coaching plans directly, or though a wider team under your leadership.
- The business acumen and communication skills to support in identification and securing of new opportunities to enhance the company service offer.
- ~15 years experience minimum with at least 7 years in a technical software role before progressing to management
- Head of Capability - Embedded Software
- Contract Type:
- Location: London, England
- Industry: Design
- Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
- Start Date: ASAP
- Reference: BBBH402_1659435278
- Contact: EES Solutions