Group Software Director - Cambridge - £150,000 + Package

Group Software Director - Cambridge - £150,000 + Package

Job Title: Group Software Director - Cambridge - £150,000 + Package
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £120k - 150k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Reference: GSD
Contact Name: Richard Mould
Job Published: October 18, 2017 17:03

Job Description

SoCode are working alongside a well-known multi-national electronics manufacturing organisation based in Cambridge in their search for a Group Software Director.

This is a new opening, created as part of a large expansion of the Global business and Cambridge site - The Group Software Director will report directly into the Executive team and holds a key position on the R&D leadership team. The Group Software Director will hold a global remit, managing geographically dispersed teams to deliver a co-ordinated approach to software development.

Software and Product Strategy along with Leadership and People/Stakeholder management form key elements of this position. Your immediate task will be to assist in the rapid growth and organisation of a highly successful organisation which has attracted a huge amount of investment and will require an additional 120 heads in 2018 as part of their global expansion.

Key Skills:

Product Experience (Embedded/Real-time Electronics Exposure)

Senior Management Experience (Software Centric Role)

Budget Management

Leadership / People Management Experience (20+)

Stakeholder Management

Experience of Management of Geographically dispersed teams

Strong Academia / Qualifications

Exceptional Communication Skills.

To apply – please forward your profile to Richard Mould at SoCode who will be overseeing this appointment by forwarding your CV as soon as possible. We will be in touch with all suitable candidates immediately.