MCS Group have been retained by Sensata Technologies to recruit for the position of Systems and Software Engineering Director based in their state-of-the-art Antrim site. The Systems and Software Engineering Director will play a critical role within a forward-thinking, innovative business at the forefront of their industry globally.
Who are Sensata?
With revenues in excess of £3 billion and locations across 12 countries Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicles and marine applications.
The company prides itself on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. It has a reputation for unwavering integrity and offers global exposure to world-class talent as well as significant personal growth and development opportunities.
The Systems and Software Engineering Director will play a key role in the growth of Sensata's technology footprint; working with multi-disciplined teams to provide critical leadership, drive performance and results and implement change and technology innovation to keep them at the cutting-edge of their industry.
You'll have responsibility for a workforce of over 90 across software development, system engineering and software verification.
You'll provide technical direction and strategy for new and existing products within systems and software engineering
You'll work closely with different Sensata departments and stakeholders to drive change end efficiency's.
You'll be a disruptor in terms of technology, challenging the way things are done and continually seeking ways to improve
The Systems and Software Engineering Director will have significant commercial experience of leading engineering teams.
You'll have a BSc/BEng in Computer Science or Software related discipline (MS and/or MBA preferred).
Exposure to automotive industry or IOT will be highly advantageous
Experience of working with Agile/Scrum Methodologies along with working level knowledge of low-level coding languages, system testing and validation.
You'll see yourself as an agent of change and innovation with an executive presence, holding the ability to build relationships with senior stakeholders and cross functional teams.
Sensata offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Sensata is committed to the provision of training, development and promotion opportunities. A comprehensive Induction programme is also available to all of Sensata's new employees.
Closing date for applications 5pm Friday 9th April
To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Chris Busby, Head of Permanent IT Recruitment at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.
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