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Software Project Lead

Kett Engineering Sunnyvale, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $120,000 to $150,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Job Summary

Kett Engineering has an immediate opening for a Software Project Lead, working with our customer, a major technology company. We are looking for a hands-on leader with high technical understanding and proven leadership skills.

In this role, you will lead, coordinate and cross-functionally represent, the definition and execution of manufacturing tests that enable extended stress testing and calibration of the company’s current and future embedded product lines and set the benchmark for the quality associated with their products. You must thrive in a fast-paced environment, have strong understanding of software fundamentals, background working with systems, excellent communication skills, and a desire to work with cross-functional teams to develop ground-breaking products. Your contributions will make a pronounced difference to future embedded products.

Description

As a Software Project Lead you will be working with teams that architect and develop internal drivers, tools and applications running on all of the company’s embedded devices for validation of hardware. You will be setting priorities, managing resources and developing specification documents.

Communicating status to the executive management on a regular basis is critical

The team has responsibilities spanning all aspects of product bring-up and test:

  • Own and update test sequences that are used for product validations
  • Interacting with Hardware, OS, Test, Operations and various other cross-functional teams throughout the company
  • Enabling test strategies for new components in upcoming products
  • Supporting new product development builds locally and remotely
  • Product experience is highly desirable
  • First level of triage for test and software issues
  • Hands on debugging or coordination of cross-functional debug, as appropriate
  • Drive issues, track tasks, and evaluate priorities on a daily basis
  • Solve test issues, test regressions and root-cause analysis
  • Driving and enabling process improvements
  • Work with the engineering team to define, schedule, track, and communicate the status of software features and deliverables to other groups and executive management

Key Qualifications

  • Engineering experience: 2-5 years
  • Program Management experience: 1-5 years
  • Good understanding of software development
  • Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to drive issues, track tasks, and evaluate priorities on a daily basis
  • Strong EE fundamentals is desired
  • Wireless experience or knowledge is desired
  • Manufacturing experience and prior exposure to working with Contract Manufacturers is highly desired
  • Mac OS X and/or iOS experience is a plus
  • Unix command line / scripting experience is a plus

Education

* BS Electrical / Computer Engineering or relevant work experience (MS is a plus)

If you qualify, please send your resume and apply by visiting Kett Engineering's career site via the following link:

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=16785&clientkey=D142EB920798883B97D0954D203BC142

Kett Engineering

Why Work Here?

Kett Engineering has been in business since 1953. We are a proven leader in the Automotive Testing and Contract Services industry.

Established in 1953, Kett Engineering is a leader in the Automotive Test and Personnel Services industry. Our goal is to provide our Automotive and OEM customers with superior service. The strength and success of Kett clearly comes from the people behind the organization. Our workforce is comprised of dedicated, talented and hard working individuals with years of industry experience. If you have an interest in automotive technology industry, a passion for excellence and a desire to exceed expectations then, we want you on are our team!

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Sunnyvale, CA
USA

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