Global Head of Firmware / Embedded Software (m/f/d)

It´s my job to save global resources by implementing smartest metering solutions and services.It´s my job to save global resources by implementing smartest metering solutions and services.

It´s my job to save global resources by implementing smartest metering solutions and services.

Benjamin Strauß, Head of Customer Solution Center, provides excellent smart metering solutions and services to our customers which include IoT connectivity and software.

At Diehl: The future is in your hands!

More than 17,000 employees are currently shaping the engineering of the future in our five Corporate Divisions Metall, Controls, Defence, Aviation and Metering. Diehl Metering concentrates the expertise of powerful players in the metering industry. Our intelligent solutions for energy data management help our partners all over the world to use natural resources and energy efficiently and sensibly. Apply at Diehl and join hands with fascinating technologies and a unique corporate tradition of stability and trust.

For our Diehl Metering sites in Nuremberg or Ansbach in Germany, Saint-Louis in France or Bazanowice in Poland (you can choose on which site you are mainly located) we are aiming to strengthen our leadership team by looking for a:

Global Head of Firmware / Embedded Software (m/f/d)

Our vision – your mission

In this leadership position, you will be accountable for the successful delivery of the Embedded Software Solutions by enabling the new product development projects to keep their committed targets and will take on the following roles:

  • Global teamleader: Within our Solution Design organization, you lead our Embedded Software teams, which are spread over three locations and two countries (Germany and France), towards developing smart solutions by implementing and living our Diehl Metering Guiding Principles.
  • Improvement expert: You introduce or adjust tools, methods, and processes meant to boost our effectiveness and efficiency towards improving the reliability of design solutions, reducing the time to market, and optimizing development costs.
  • Performance enabler: You empower your team members to deliver according to our agreed priorities, guide them towards increasing their level of expertise and implement KPIs to evaluate the team performance.
  • Reliable sparring partner: You support all the other managers in finding the best solutions to staff the embedded software development activities, contributing towards a consistent implementation of the Diehl Metering business plan.
  • Business developer and networker: You identify and implement technology trends that support the general business development strategy of Diehl Metering, additionally you create an extended engineering partner’s network – identifying and recommending partners whenever it is necessary in order to deliver the best in class technologies.

Our expectations – your expertise

You have…

  • a university degree in information technology / engineering or a comparable education / training.
  • a sound technical expertise with at least 5 years of professional and leadership experience in the field of Firmware / Embedded Software Development, ideally in an agile international industrial environment.
  • excellent communication and cooperation skills, the ability to work in and empowering a global team in alignment with the company goals as well as a high degree of initiative and flexibility.
  • a strong intercultural competence, complemented by fluent spoken and written English skills, ideally combined through spoken and written French and / or German skills.
  • the willingness to travel regularly and on an international basis, especially between the Diehl Metering sites.

Are you looking for a varied leadership role in the field of R&D? Become part of a global technology company with a growing market and benefit from a high degree of innovation and creative freedom by applying now!

These are your possible benefits:

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    Flexible working hours

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    Family-owned company

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    Onboarding program

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    Extra vacation days

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    Professional and personal development

  • trendence Award

Diehl Stiftung & Co. KG
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