Software Development Manager – Platform (PM005)

Job Description

SpiderCloud Wireless is seeking a hands-on software development manager who will help lead the Platform team at SpiderCloud. The Platform team is responsible for the software foundation of the SpiderCloud OS – SCOS. Your responsibilities will include managing a team of software developers as well as contributing technically to aspects of the product (support, new features and new hardware platforms). This is a hands-on role that provides the candidate with an opportunity to showcase both technical design and management skills. This position reports to Director of Software group.

Responsibilities will include

  • Manage a software engineering organization of 8+ employees across multiple locations, including hiring and mentoring the staff.
  • Work with other engineering groups (hardware, wireless, and QA), program managers, and product managers to deliver high quality solutions.
  • Accountable for developing comprehensive plans that lead to meeting deadlines and achieving release quality objectives.
  • Champion and advocate engineering best-practices and processes.
  • Contribute to the product technically by actively participating in the design process, the implementation effort, and/or the testing effort.

Requirements for this position include

  • 7+ years experience software development with focus on embedded systems and/or IP networking solutions.
  • 2+ years experience managing software development group.
  • Responsible/accountable for delivering products from cradle to grave. Major contributions at the architecture level, design, board bring-up, test, release, and sustaining are expected.
  • Experience with Linux or other RTOS.
  • Experience with processors such as ARM or MIPS from vendors such as Cavium, Broadcom, or Qualcomm.
  • Experience with C and C++ language programming.
  • Solid working knowledge of TCP/IP networking, especially within the context of embedded networking products.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Understands the dynamics of getting work done in a small company environment, and has achieved successful results. Met or exceeded senior management expectations.
  • Proactive problem solver with attention to detail and methodical approach to software engineering.
  • Must be driven, extremely result oriented, and capable of delivering quality products on time.

Location: Milpitas, CA

To apply for this position, please email your resume to: and include reference to Job #PM005, or mail your resume to SpiderCloud Wireless, Inc., Attn: HR Dept., Job #PM005, 475 Sycamore Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035.