|Job Ref:||TCTO-INVD01006901||Employer:||Bombardier Inc.||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||India||City:||Vadodara||Address:||Post Date:||12/10/2016 22:02|
About Bombardier Transportation Bombardier Transportation is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. Our business holds the number one global market position in eight of the ten markets we service. Our product portfolio includes a full range of passenger rail vehicles and we manufacture locomotives, bogies, propulsion and rail control solutions. |
At Bombardier, 70,000 employees in 60 countries work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we'll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.
Purpose of the job
Overall BT Business strategy is to offshore of high cost engineering work to low cost countries.
Off-shoring is a key initiative in TCMS and the initiative has been actively pursued for years in the areas of software testing, application development and product development.
The long-term CTO objective is to grow the Low Cost Country share well beyond 30 % in order to improve competitiveness but also improve customer responsiveness on key markets, i.e. in China and India.
In order to ensure the implementation of this target the plan is to grow the CTO TCMS India SW Development team significant in the next 5 to 7 years based on a strategic vision.
The role of the Software Team Manager in the CTO TCMS organization includes therefore the management of the department in terms of people development, workload planning, etc. and on the other side also the implementation of the growth in terms of capacity increase and related know-how buildup.
Key responsibilities and challenges
Grow the CTO TCMS India SW Development department to 40'000 hours p.a. until 2020. Ensure competency development goes along with the volume growth.
Structure the organization based on the CTO TCMS India strategy and identified business needs in technical areas like tooling, HMI, PIS development, etc.
Implement state-of-the-art software development methods to ensure efficient and effective execution and to be able to deliver high quality products.
Accountable for people development and competency management in the team.
Operational responsibility for product development business in the CTO TCMS Software Center India.
Interface to GSC TCMS Products organization and to the BT Regions in terms of product development projects and strategy.
Qualifications & Functional Knowledge
Previous experience in leading engineering projects and managing teams.
Should have minimum 9 years of professional experience and at least 3-4 years of Management experience preferable in a global role.
Must have sound understanding of processes and activities in the area of product development for software products.
Knowledge of the Business
Excellent knowledge about the state-of-the-art in software-development methodologies (like agile and lean methods).
Very good technical and organizational insight into the current requirements and challenges in designing and developing TCMS software.
Profound knowledge about applicable standards for product development in rail road vehicles.
Good understanding of product development and the corresponding activities, e.g. business development, product management, requirements engineering, change and configuration management.
Qualifications & Knowledge
Must be BE/BTech/MCA or any relevant degree
Should have atleast 9-13 yrs. of total experience
Must have good Team Management Expereince
Must have Good experience in Software Development and in Embedded domain
Working experience on vehicle or automotive applications are preferred.