Gridstone, a wholly owned subsidiary of Motorola Solutions, specialises in developing applications and platforms with a unique design-led approach and customer-centric engagement model. Our products, solutions and services are helping our customers by enabling their operational mobility, visibility and access to critical systems, information and insights.
We are seeking a dynamic leader to lead Gridstone's overall software engineering and development functions, consisting of front end and back end development teams, supporting multiple platforms including iOS, Android, Web and .NET. The software engineering and development group is a key pillar to the company's technical and product innovation, customer and revenue growth.
This leader will be an independent operator and thought leader. The ideal candidate will devise clear development and engineering strategy and will be comfortable thinking big and diving deep.
You will be a pragmatic visionary who can identify opportunities and lead the team to translate them into workable, scalable technology solutions. You must be comfortable working with our customers on complex challenges and programs, as well as working with other engineering, product and senior stakeholders internationally, as required. You will also be an expert in building and developing high performance teams.
The ideal candidate will be a proven expert in leading development and engineering teams to deliver customer-specific development projects, as well as large scale, transformative software and mobility solutions.
As a seasoned leader, you will have hired and developed world-class teams, taken brave and innovative talent decisions to scale teams around business and customer needs. You will demonstrate excellent business judgment and have the ability to generate ideas, solve problems and make decisive decisions independently. Although naturally strategic, you will also have strong project, operational and customer engagement skills.
You will play an active and hands on role in developing and leading the teams, defining priorities (including R&D) and helping shape and execute our overall mobility solutions vision and strategy. You will also play a key business partnering role to support our product development, pre-sales, business development and customer engagement efforts, as required.