Enterprise Mobile Computing (EMC) - designs and develops rugged and enterprise-grade mobile computing products in a variety of form factors and features for specific enterprise applications and solutions. Zebra’s Mobility DNA empowers workers and meets the needs of IT with the industry’s most evolved and extensive suite of software.
This is an opportunity to join a growing team in a dynamic business within Zebra. You will be leading suite of products - Software tools and Utilities on devices and Cloud Solutions, for enabling ease of use of our devices, seamless over the air upgrades, provide analytics, device tracking solutions to name a few.
As a director for Software Solutions & MDNA in Zebra, the primary responsibility will be to build and support Zebra’s Mobility DNA suite and solutions. Work with the security, legal and regulatory teams to ensure seamless delivery of the solutions
Build and lead a team of software engineering managers, systems architects, software engineers
and advanced technologists, and team up with product management, data experts, app
designers, and program managers to design, build, release, and maintain a portfolio of software, enterprise mobile apps, and cloud-based solutions.
Demonstrate technical leadership by continually leveraging advanced solutions, innovations, and
3rd party capabilities in Zebra platform, platform components, and products
Provide technical leadership for Zebra’s MDNA software as required for executive
board reviews, customer executive briefings, ISV/partner development, strategic business
development, M&A activity, and customer sales calls.
Navigate complex regulatory, legal, and intellectual property environments involving workers,
workflows, end users, and customers
Evangelize Zebra’s technical thought leadership in industry conferences, technical forums, and
Manage and negotiate with suppliers, strategic partners, and internal customers as needed
Develops and establishes operational policies and practices in area managed. Accountable for and
contributes significantly to profitability and/or cost containment of the software
Regularly interfaces with senior leadership, key internal/external organizations.
Responsible for areas with complex or conflicting legal requirements or cultures. Balances
Business/Function success in support of total company strategy. Requires collaboration and operational
execution with other businesses or external entities.
Exceptional negotiation skills and supplier relationship management. Extensive expertise in product,technology, service, strategy, and business complexities
Preferred Education: Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science engineering
Preferred Work Experience (years): 20+ years
Key Skills and Competencies:
Leadership Skills with extensive hands-on experience building and managing the development of complex, large scale enterprise applications and products that require a deep understanding of application logic and dependencies
Agile Application development methodology understanding, preferably SAFe
Experience in Server and Client side application development like android, node.js, angular
Extensive knowledge of building Scalable Cloud solutions and devops, including latest trends in cloud development and devops.
Proficiency in micro services architecture, containerization, logging and auditing
Excellent verbal and communication skills required, with ability to create and deliver effective presentations to Senior Leadership across the organization
Good at building relationships and proven ability to influence and drive delivery across a geographical distributed organization