This international company is well known and market leader in delivering specific and high tech solutions based on recognition, collecting and processing of different materials. Their HQ is based in Leuven, but they have several other sites around the world: China, United States, Japan,... They count over 300 employees and they keep expanding due to their innovative and R&D-driven approach.
To expand their software team (16#) they are looking for an experienced C++ software architect.
As a C++ Architect you will be responsible to challenge your software team on all levels, e.g. architecture, estimation, prioritization,.... And to plan each project in detail (analysis > design > implementation > testing > documentation) with all the necessary stakeholders. Communication is key and can go face-to-face, dashboards and other reporting tools. People management and architecture will ask 80-85% of your time.
Because of the high technicality of the projects you will be working very closely with the software development team (c++ developers). You are able to be flexible in your approach towards each unique project. Therefore you can switch between different methodologies like Kanban, Agile/Scrum, Extreme programming,... If necessary you will dig in the code.
- You have a masters degree in Informatics or EQ. by experience.
- You are an expert in Embedded software systems C/C++.
- You already have more than 2 years of experience in a similar role.
- You are fluent in English, knowledge of Dutch/French is a plus.
- You will be responsible for internal and external project and therefore you are willing to travel up to 2 a 3 days/month.
You will be part of a growing team and company that invests and gives chances to their own employees. They also offer a nice salary package including a company car with fuel card, insurances, meal vouchers, worktools, a bonus and 6 ADV.