Software Engineering Manager

3+ months agoPrague, Czech Republic

We are an R&D center located in Prague and our goal is to develop a new generation of devices to control railway traffic. The modernization of the railway tracks is a trending topic worldwide and we are offering them modern, digitalized solutions such as a distributed network of railway control modules, train onboard devices, or a completely new concept of level-crossing.

What does our R&D look like?

Our Prague department consists of more than 100 developers, testers, and other experts. We are developing both software and hardware products with full product responsibility. We take care of the complete development process - from architecture concepts to final validation.

What does your future team look like?

Your future team has 6 - 10 software developers who are all working together under an agile methodology. The goal of the team is to develop cyber-security platform that will be eventually used in all devices across Siemens Mobility. It is their job to make sure that all devices which control trains can't be vulnerable to cyber-security attacks.

The developed platform is all based on Debian GNU/Linux and our applications for security and diagnostics features are written in C++. We have a fully established CI process using Gitlab CI for our automatic tests and build. While working with us, you might also encounter technologies such as: Python (for scripting and testing), Rust (for our latest applications), gRPC, cpputest, systemd, boost and many cyber-security topics such as PKI certificates, TLS (with openSSL), signatures and security hardening.

What do you need to become a part of our team?

  • 5+ years experience in software development
  • Management or technical leadership experience
  • Good knowledge of programming language C++
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Coaching experience
  • Ability to communicate in English
What would we appreciate if you have extra?
  • Good knowledge of Linux
  • Experience with cyber-security
  • Knowledge of Python or Rust
What will be your task?
  • This is a role for leadership, design and mentorship in combination with writing code and implementing proof of concepts.
  • Grow and lead engineering team to deliver cyber-security systems and platforms
  • Provide technical direction and audit design decisions of the team
  • Cultivate best practices for software development and documentation, assure designs meet requirements, and deliver high-quality work in agile environment
  • Work closely with the product management to define and execute the roadmap
  • Participate in design and development of C++ applications
What can you look forward to with us?

By joining us, among other things, you will get, for example:
  • Signing bonus in amount of CZK 100,000
  • Up to 33 days of holiday
  • Working hours as you organize them (you should be available between 10 am and 2 pm)
  • Possibility of working from home for a better work-life balance
  • Personal annual budget in the amount of CZK 24,000 or CZK 48,000 (depending on seniority), which you can use for various leisure-time activities in our cafeteria
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Where can you find our offices? Nearby Stodůlky subway station in Prague.

Send us your curriculum vitae, stop by for coffee and discover the secrets of transporting the future with us!

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, s.r.o.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

Job ID: SIemens-242486-en-us

Perks and Benefits

  • Financial And Retirement
    • company equity
    • performance bonus
    • relocation assistance
  • Health And Wellness
    • health insurance
    • dental insurance
    • vision insurance
    • HSA account
  • Office Life And Perks
    • flexible work hours
    • remote work opportunities
    • commuter benefits program
    • diversity and inclusion program
  • Professional Development
    • tuition reimbursement
    • mentor program
    • shadowing opportunities
    • access to online courses
    • promote from within
    • lunch and learns
  • Vacation And Time Off
    • leave of absence
    • paid vacation
    • paid holidays
    • personal/sick days
    • maternity leave
    • paternity leave
    • sabbatical