Head of Department "Applications Development and Software Pool" (m/w)

Berlin, Germany

Posted: 22-Mar-2018

Ref#: OSR-0039-78378


Light is what you make it

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors is one of the world market leaders in optoelectronic semiconductors. The portfolio ranges from innovative solutions in the areas of lighting, sensors and visualization. 
In 2016, around 24,600 employees worldwide generated sales of just under € 3.8 billion. Design the future of light with OSRAM as

Head of Department "Applications Development and Software Pool" (m/w)

Establishment and management of a global department for application development in our central innovation department, with a particular focus on mobile applications as well as web front and backend technologies.


Typical tasks are
  • Development of software solutions to support our strategic innovation programs and the digital transformation of OSRAM across our entire spectrum 
  • Design of modern software architectures and control of external software development partners (programming, offshore development) 
  • Supporting our business units in implementing IoT Use-cases
  • Active design of a global network and knowledge management of software developers at OSRAM 
  • Developing subject matter experts in model-based development, cross-platform development, SW testing, methods and virtualization 

What we look for

  • Many years of professional experience in software development and software architecture 
  •  Advanced knowledge of modern software architectures (e.g., microservices) and programming paradigms 
  • Multi-year global leadership experience, team building and management (at least 10 employees) 
  • Experience in cloud and virtualization technologies, microservices and SOA
  • Broad knowledge of common programming languages for the web and application areas and in the associated frameworks 
  • Fluent English as well as readiness to travel (German knowledge is an advantage)
  • Successfully completed university studies with degree certificate or master's degree in computer science or comparable qualifications (Promotion is an advantage) 
  • Further information can be found at the following link: www.lightelligence.io

You will benefit from

  • Flexible working hour regulations
  • Extensive further education offers
  • Cooperation in a highly innovative environment
  • Attractive salary and our company pension scheme
  • The chance to participate in the company through a reduced share purchase

Apply now and upgrade your career to a position that challenges you professionally and offers many extras.

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