As a Lead System Design for the cloud-based Motion Analyzer software, you will act as a technical leader for your product through every aspect of its journey. From vision to execution, technical roadmap definition, supporting the product manager with feature prioritization and directing the development teams, you shape the future of the tool and help it grow a loyal internal and external customer base. In this role you will work with a cross-functional team that includes product marketing, sales, product development and engineering as well as partner companies.
Rockwell Automation is looking for an experienced system design lead who's passionate about helping our customers size optimal motion and drive solutions and design better machines. Ideally, you have a strong experience with industrial automation machine design, motion control, software development and a keen acumen for new technologies and market trends.
Lead design and architecture of cloud-based applications with thousands of users in collaboration with third party software vendors
Define technical product roadmaps with input from Product Manager and other Subject Mater Experts
Lead software development efforts for the tool and direct/prioritize daily work of 3rd party team of software developers in collaboration with assigned Project Manager
Assist in code base maintenance and database optimization
Design, implement and optimize sizing algorithms for Motion applications
Collaborate with other engineering teams (CE's, System Architects, etc.) to model new control algorithms and validate them for accuracy
Model thermal characteristics of motors and gearboxes
Define product features and sign off on developments efforts
Lead technical validation of software features for accuracy and effectiveness
Resolve technical support escalations (3rd level after Tech Support and CE support)
Assist in writing tech notes and KnowedgeBase articles
Support all aspects of product lifecycle from strategic planning to tactical activities (feature definition to launch and support)
Translate marketing requirements to detailed technical feature definitions.
Ensure projects are completed on time, within budget and according to quality standards.
Work closely with UX and user research groups to optimize user centric product features and workflows.
Be the key technical liaison for partner companies to drive greater adoption.
Be able to travel up to 20% of the time globally.
Be a strong leader within a cross-functional team, developing the right product and features to fill market needs, and serve as the customer advocate interacting with functional partners including Engineering, software development partners, Program Management, Market Development, Finance, Quality and Legal.
Make appropriate & timely decisions based on current information and ensure adherence to existing company policy relating to delegation of authority.
Lead development and implementation of technical product roadmaps and improvements
Conduct tasks in accordance with applicable health, safety, quality, and environmental regulations (state/federal laws, ISO9001, ISO14000, etc.) as well as Rockwell Automation policies and procedures.
Display dedication and concern toward completing work correctly, thoroughly and in an appropriately timely manner.
Communicate timely and regularly with project teams to ensure that they have all of the information required to successfully implement projects.
Interface and provide direct input with other RA product groups such that the corporate business goals are aligned.
Interface appropriately with vendors and partners to ensure features and requirements are implemented in a timely and responsible manner.#techjob
EOE, M/F/Disable, Vet
Rockwell Automation, Inc.