Software Engineering Manager in Kent, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Duration:
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  • Pay Rate
    $160000.0 - $185000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (253) 733-3087

Job Description

DP 15% Pay is between $160-185/K per year.

Qual call 5/29 2:00PM.


Custom Control Concepts


Job Title:

Software Engineering Manager

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Job Function/Purpose:

The Software Engineering Manager will be responsible for leadership of the software engineering team through new product development and sustaining engineering activities. 

Key Responsibilities: The description below is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, and they will change from time to time.  Furthermore, this does not establish a contract for employment and is subject to change at the discretion of the employer.


Responsible for the overall management of the software engineering department, including resource allocation and administrative aspects


Provide architectural direction and technical guidance for software product development


Establish standards and processes within the software group to ensure quality end products


Provide time estimates and risk assessments for new product proposals


Support conceptual design for new product development


Act as software engineering subject matter expert for internal and external customer interactions


Encourage coordination between internal departments including other engineering disciplines and manufacturing


Other duties as necessary

Job Requirements:



BS degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering required

Must have 10+ years Software Engineering experience

Must have 3+ years of direct Supervisory experience of 5 or more software engineers


Strong knowledge of the following software development environments is a plus:

  • Embedded Linux (Yocto, buildroot)
  • Embedded Android (AOSP)
  • Windows applications (C#, .NET, WinForms, WPF, .NET Compact Framework)
  • 3D Graphics (OpenGL, Direct3D)
  • Linux applications (C/C++, ARM cross compile)
  • Mobile applications (Android, IOS)
  • Bare metal (various microprocessors)
  • RTOS (FreeRTOS, xmos)

Familiarity with DRM concepts and implementation is a plus

Must be able to interpret electrical schematics as they relate to software control

Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Must be able to work independently in a fast paced environment with diverse, multifunctional teams.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment*

The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts or is exposed to risk of electrical shock.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

*The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.