Sunday, January 16, 2022

Wingcopter – Lead of Software Engineering (m/f/d)

Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!

We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.

Currently, we are looking for a Lead of Software Engineering (m/f/d) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Leadership role in the engineering department that seeks excellence in software engineering
  • Leading a dynamic team in a start up environment and  bringing the competence of training (young and innovative) engineers to develop themselves (excellent training skills)
  • Management and execution of development projects against delivery commitments and project plans
  • Highly collaborative role between management and strategic planning
  • Coordination and reporting to Head of Engineering with relevant KPI
  • Leading and overseeing software research projects
  • Coordinating activities with other departments and stakeholders, e.g. production, supply chain, etc.
  • Management of department´s resource and capacity planning and budgeting

What You’ll Need:

  • Academic education in (Aerospace) Software Engineering, Automotive, Medical Technology or equivalent
  • At least 8 years of experience in leading roles in software engineering in the Aerospace industry
  • Experience in leading software development processes
  • Profound understanding of regulatory frameworks in aviation, e.g. EASA/FAA Part 21, Part / CS 23/25/27/29 (certification)
  • Very good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Fluent proficiency in spoken and written English
  • Assertiveness and strong personality skills
  • Leadership skills, having an ability to move a cross-functional group in a unified direction and with a common vision
  • Result-oriented, be a creative and strategic thinker, work comfortably in a highly collaborative

What you’ll bring as a perfect candidate:

  • You are a team player.
  • You have a can-do mentality.
  • You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.

What We’ll Offer:

  • A highly motivated team
  • The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
  • The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
  • The active promotion of your personal and professional development
  • The chance to have a positive impact through your work
  • An extraordinary working environment

Apply now