Software Engineering Manager at Advanced Navigation

Research and Development, Full-Time, Perth, AU perth engineering full-time
Posted 27 days ago

Advanced Navigation is the global leader in navigation systems for air, land and sea. Our products are developed and manufactured in Australia and our main HQ is located in Sydney with offices around the world. With over 68 of the top 100 largest companies as customers, and a broad range of technologies, we are truly changing the way we navigate globally.

Our ever growing team has world class expertise in the fields of inertial navigation, global navigation satellite systems, sensors, acoustics, AI, and RF technologies. 

Click below to find out a little more about us:

We are looking for a Software Engineering Manager to join our Perth Software team. This is an exciting new opportunity to mentor and manage a team of 3 direct reports across various product implementations. You will also be managing the core 3D front end libraries and features.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Lead  and manage the 3D Front End team as both a technical lead and people manager 
  • Manage work packages as part of a project team, and ensuring the co-ordinated delivery of features, bug fixes and R&D support outputs to multiple stakeholders 
  • Become an expert in subsea user interface design for robotics and acoustic instruments 
  • Contribute and guide UI design discussions with care in addressing UX issues
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and product managers in establishing standards of quality and resolution of features and defects
  • Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Degree qualified in software engineering or computer science.
  • Have 6+ years of engineering experience 
  • Have demonstrated experience as a team leader or software project manager
  • Have experience with all stages of the product development cycle, concept development, R&D, design and planning
  • Have experience releasing production quality software
  • Experience with 3D graphics and web based technologies such as WebGL, React, Typescript
  • Experience with the of UX/UI design principles
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management
  • Interpersonal skills especially coaching and mentoring C/C++ proficiency React and Typescript proficiency
  • WebGL (or OpenGL)
  • An ability to work independently and collaboratively with hardware/embedded software teams to deliver results in demanding, deadline-driven situations
  • Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Experience working with  graphic designers 
  • A good eye for aesthetics  
  • Have previously been involved with a team that delivered a product to market
  • Experience in Navigation or Subsea robotics 
  • Graphic design
  • UX/UI design 
  • 3D modeling
  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.