Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and FactoryTalk® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence. Rockwell employs 22,000 individuals globally and with over $6.5 billion in sales annually, serving 80 countries. When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped them establish their leadership position in the automation industry over the past century. You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. Rockwell Automation is a place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people and a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth and career opportunities. As much as Rockwell Automation focuses on their customers, they know their employees are key to their success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority because when you succeed, they succeed.
Position Summary : As a Director of Embedded Software Engineering you'll have a leading role in delivering market leading products that control equipment around the world. You will need to provide exceptional leadership to 4-10 managers who each manage their own teams of developers across the globe. This role will also require you to actively engage with the Test, QA, product management, customer support, product design, UI, IT and other Shared Service functions as well as the rest of the development organization to help your teams achieve greatness. You'll be responsible for maintaining and raising our engineering standards, improving Time to Market, maintaining and improving excellent quality, driving adoption of new technologies and will be in a key position to lead the organization through rapid evolution. The embedded software organization is responsible for new product design as well as maintenance and evolution of existing products. This position reports to the VP of Engineering for the Control & Visualization Business.
To qualify you will need to be experienced at leading teams of embedded software engineers, as well as experience developing/coaching other managers. You'll need to bring excellent technical skills and knowledge as well as strong leadership, planning, and management abilities.
Lead the engineering team through the entire development lifecycle
Continuously look for ways to improve the overall practice of the engineering organization to increase throughout, improve quality, and reduce time to market
Actively engage with Test, Architecture, QA, product management, customer support, IT and other shared services and the rest of the engineering organization
Successfully manage, motivate and retain members of the organization
Participate in strategic planning to define technical direction and reach both technical and business objectives
Drive key cross-functional process improvement initiatives within Engineering and with other organizations to effect overall increases in efficiency
EOE, M/F/Disabled, Vet
Internal Number: 2612660
About Rockwell Automation
When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.
You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth – and career opportunities.
As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.