VP of Software Engineering 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Auburn Hills, MI

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29680279
AJE Ref #
576120871
Location
Auburn Hills, MI
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job description

The perfect candidate is strong in product vision and architecture, and is a magnet for attracting other great engineers. We're looking for someone who is still close to the code, yet capable of contributing to both the product's architecture and our overall product strategy. You will have the flexibility to build your own team (in-house or outsourced) and to define your organizational environment and methodology.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Oversee the launch of our mobile app Q42016
* Strategize, plan and start the development of our second product's software
* Develop a scalable and deployable long-term product strategy for the continued integration of new products across mobile and desktop
* Oversee manufacturing of the hardware parts that are needed for our IoT integration
* Lead and develop a high-quality engineering team that produces results (in-house or outsourced)

* Start the development of V2.0 hardware/software for our company's flagship product

REQUIRED SKILLS

* Bachelor's Degree or higher education
* Experience in one or more specific IoT / M2M industry
* e. home automation, business automation, health, asset tracking, smart utilities, etc.)
* 6years + of increasing leadership responsibilities within a technology/development organization
* Deep understanding of how hardware products interact with software (IoT)
* Ability to develop an end-to-end solution, enabling connection between multiple products
* Extensive experience in Software Engineering
* Intellectual curiosity, with the ability to dissect problems, and a strong understanding of business
* Proven experience taking and leveraging the best that open source offers
* Experience building large-scale web services backed by cloud services, such as AWS
* Expertise in agile development methodologies
* Track record of successfully building and scaling AWS cloud-based systems
* Great at candidate selection and hiring
* Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills, able to work well under deadlines in a changing environment and manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously

* Job Type: Full-time

JobLocation:

* Auburn Hills, MI

REQUIRED EDUCATION

* Bachelor's

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

* Software Development: 6years
* IoT: 6years
* Application Development: 6years
* Engineering Management: 6years
* Cloud Computing: 6years