Ajilon Technology Aerospace is a specialized Engineering consultancy with more than 30 years’ experience providing aerospace Engineers to our key partners in Europe.
We are currently looking for a professional to fill the position at one of our clients as a Software Manager.
You’ll play a key role as manager of the newly formed Netherlands office. You will get a chance to build out the Netherlands R&D organization as it grows over the years. The Netherlands group will work with company business leaders the world over to deliver technologies and product solutions that will help it reach the goal of connecting the world through high-speed satellite communications. You will engage directly with Dutch institutions and industries and integrate the Dutch offerings into our global strategy.
You are a business-savvy manager and an innovative problem solver with a positive, “can do” attitude. You have well-honed skills that can lead a group of engineers to identify what products can make the difference and to implement them. You are well organized giving you the ability to balance multiple priorities and meet company goals in creating a cutting edge group in a new location.
5+ years of experience leading an engineering team
Solid leadership presence and excellent communication skills in Dutch and English
Knowledge and understanding of the telecommunication business environment and experience in strategic technology road map definition
Analysis and synthesis skills necessary for engaging with senior management and customers in both presentation settings and informal settings.
Solid organizational skills
Good knowledge of the Dutch and European Tech/IT/Space/Aerospace industry
Good experience in working in the frame of EU/ESA contracts
EU (27) Citizenship
Ability to travel up to 30% domestic and international
Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
8+ years as a Software Architect with a proven track record of leading multidisciplinary teams and subcontractors to deliver integrated software solutions particularly in the area of real-time data collection, deployment and analysis
Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of Agile, DevOps and traditional software development principles and practice
Prior experience in software systems engineering encompassing systems analysis, design for test and unit test framework, CICD, and application security models
Demonstrated experience in software development lifecycle including concept, system architecture, design, implementation, integration, testing, deployment, documentation, and support
Proficiency in: C/C++, Python, Web technologies, Java, RTOS, Network management and Cloud Computing
Open and creative personality with a pioneer spirit, eager to meet technical and management challenges of a fast-evolving market
What can you expect of your work situation?
Our client growth is based on disruptive technology changes that create unique competitive positions. This strategy requires remaining at the edge of multiple technologies. The organization is shaped around those principles all over the world. The Netherlands team, as part of a broader European strategy, is poised to create a unique innovation centre that can contribute to our client’s technology disruptions.
Where will you work?
You will find an environment that encourages collaboration, making an impact and contributing fresh ideas. Our client works with an inspiration, resulting in a driven and cutting-edge companies with advancing innovation. If you’re interested in continued growth, meaningful contributions, and have the flexibility to perform in dynamic team environments, then this opportunity is for you!
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org