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Automation & Software Manager

Automation & Software Manager

VEPF01531

Your mission

As an Automation & Software Manager, you are the interface between the technical application and the core engineering in the machine building industry. You collaborate with multiple stakeholders, cross-functional team members & subcontractors, ensuring client demands are met.

Your responsibilities are:
* Define, create and coordinate software solutions to production problems
* Analyse requrements for customer processes and needs
* Design and source automated solutions to improve manufacturing safety and efficiency
* Define the overall requirements for computer systems and software to automate machinery
* Shape the fundaments of the software products and drive the software projects
* Prepare cost estimations
* Manage the development and installation of machinery
* Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
* Support your team members with technical related issues and questions

You manage a team of software automation engineers.

Your experience

* Master degree in Engineering
* Experienced in automation software development (preferably in machine building industry)
* Proven team management experience in software system and PLC programming, automation and project management
* Proficient in C# - .NET, Databases (e.g. MS SQL ), Web technology (e.g. HTML5, AngularJS/React, ASP.NET, … )
* Good know-how of C,C++, TCP/IP, configuration of routers and switches
* Excellent analytical, planning and organisation skills
* Ability to build and maintain strong relationships across departments and communicate well at various levels across the organization & external partners
* Fluent in English, Dutch is an asset

VeroTech offers you

* Grow your talents by challenging mid to long-term R&D projects in different industries
* Join an inspiring community of engineers with different backgrounds and seniority levels
* Working in a people-oriented company with an informal working environment
* Close follow-up of your career path combined with technical and business related trainings
* A motivating salary, with extralegal benefits and the possibility of a company car

Location

Gent

Publication date

29-01-2019

Automation & Software Manager

VeroTech, Ghent
Contract Type: 
Permanent contract
Categories: 
Manager, Software Engineer
Career level: 
Manager