Senior Software Manager

Holt Executive Ltd
£1 pa + Salary depending on expience
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Holt Executive are actively assisting a market-leading avionics company who are looking for an experienced Senior Software Manager to join them. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a technologically diverse business which markets their offerings to specialist customers. The right Senior Software Manager will have experience of leading a team of software engineers while working closely with international stakeholders as well as managing budgets and tracking current and future projects. Key Responsibilities for the Senior Software Manager: - Lead a growing team of 10 software engineers based across two UK sites and supported by an offshore verification team - Plan, estimate and track on-going software projects, identifying issues, risks and opportunities and developing and reporting key metrics. - Manage the expectations of key project stakeholders (business leaders and project managers) - Work closely with the California-based headquarters of the central software engineering team to share domain knowledge and lessons learned. - Manage the allocation of the team's budget and delivery against agreed commitments. - Travel, on occasion, to customers, suppliers and other central software engineering offices. Locations: Fareham, Hampshire Desirable Knowledge and Skills required for Senior Software Manager: - Ideally Master degree in an engineering or science discipline plus a mandatory Bachelor degree in an engineering or science field. - Experience in project and people management, ideally with a project management certification. - A background in embedder electronics or software for the aerospace market. - DO-178B experience relating to software development. - Understanding of product development lifecycles and the associated requirements, delivery performance, cost and schedule. - Knowledge of Aircraft Systems and the operational environment in which aircraft operate. Please apply or call Holt Executive on ************ for more information
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