Manager Common Platform Software department

As a prime driver in the electronics industry, our world-leading and unique production solutions impact the very future of technology. And our technology is everywhere. Inside jet motors travelling the globe. Inside people as pace makers continue to save lives. Even in space, as NASA’s robot explores the lands of Mars. Right now, we are on a journey of growth, where we continue to explore new markets and expand worldwide. And on the road ahead, we need the right kind of people by our side. People, perhaps, much like you.

Stockholms län, Södermanlands län, Västerås
Teknik, Naturvetenskap, Management, Industri, produktion
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Your challenge – and what you can expect

As Manager Common Platform SW, you are responsible to deliver common software modules and functions to the related products achieving the QDCF targets.

You will be managing a team of approximate 20 engineers where flexibility is built in through the use of external consultants. The size of the team, capacity, is determined based on the current project portfolio need. As manager you will be responsible to plan and manage the competence and balance towards the portfolio and lead activities to find creative solutions to deliver on time. The department shall strive to find efficient solutions, based on modularity with the possibility for re-use between the products when applicable.

The Common Platform software department is also responsible to find software modules and functions which can be used in our different products and in our Global R&D organization.

Your responsibility will be

  • Develop and provide quality assured technical solutions, based on system requirements.
  • Develop competences and resources within development to deliver the complete project portfolio.
  • Drive software development synergies and commonality across the product platforms.
  • Develop and execute technical solutions to satisfy the need for modularity and reuse.
  • Responsible for the department’s competence growth to support the long term needs.
  • Drive standards and use of Global design guidelines within the platform area.
  • Owner of the design solutions and maintenance throughout the life cycle.
  • Development and maintenance of relevant development tools according to the tools strategy


Who you are – and what you will need to succeed

You have strong leadership skills and you are a good team builder with the ability to engage the whole team. As a person you have an open attitude, easy to communicate, a positive mind-set and a high level of personal responsibility. You thrive in a global and fast-changing environment where your ability to prioritize–and reprioritize–come to its full use. On top of this, you need:

·       A University degree (M.Sc or B.Sc)

·       >5 years management/leadership  experience

·       Experience in Software development

·       Experience in integration and verification / quality assurance methods

·       Experience in modularization and synergies between products

·       Experience in Process Management & change management  

·       Experience in distributed R&D                       

·       Fluency in English, written and spoken alike

·       Business experience e.g. Marketing, Product Management, sales, Business Development


Other information – and how to apply

Work area: Manager Common Platform Software
Place of employment: Headquarters in Täby, right outside Stockholm
Country: Sweden
Last date to apply:  27 Januari 2018

Contact person/s: 

Contact person/s: Lena Wassén Recruitment Consultant, or Louise Harrysson Recruitment Consultant, 

How to apply: You apply on Experis website. We may start the selection process before the expire date.

Who we are – and what we offer

Mycronic is a Swedish high-tech company with more than 900 employees engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of production equipment. We offer you the chance to join a profitable and growing company with an open work culture and knowledgeable colleagues. Colleagues who learn and share expertise with each other to drive innovation and increase customer value. With all our different perspectives, backgrounds and expertise we keep making the impossible possible. Again and again. And it is our three core values–passion for business, passion for technology and passion for people–that guides, drives and unites us, all over the globe.


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