Witekio is an expert in embedded software and IoT , with a global system approach we integrate different software layers from hardware to cloud. We are convinced that optimized code associated with an efficient architecture is the backbone of any successful embedded or connected system. Here are some examples of our projects > https://witekio.com/category/case-studies/ Context If you are passionate about tech, have an entrepreneurial mindset, and are looking for the challenge to grow a team, we want to talk to you. We our looking for our next Engineering Director to grow, lead and motive our local engineering team in the UK. Our Bristol office has grown from a team of 6 in early 2018 to a team of 23 as of the end of November 2021; your mission is to build upon this growth and lead the team through the next phase of scaling, as opportunities are almost limitless in the UK market. At Witekio, you will be responsible for team management, business performance, and overall customer satisfaction. We are looking for a passionate leader who has a background in the tech industry, has already led and supervised an engineering team, and who knows how to deal with customer expectations. Missions: Inspiring and Motivating team members Project staffing and overall monitoring of customer project activities, with a focus on billability Maintaining a high standard of project delivery and customer satisfaction Managing projects with an international team of engineers across different locations Organizing and securing technical presales performance, with support of the local sales team Responsible for developing the skills and performance of the engineering team (training, onboarding, tech coaching, …) Contributing to the company direction and strategy, being an active member of the company management team Your Profile You know how to inspire and motivate your team and guide them in the right direction. Proven experience in engineering management, with at least 3 years or more as a team leader Excellent communication and leadership skills Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture Business oriented and strategic thinker Good negotiation skills and customer communication Organized, rigorous, with the ability to manage priorities (important vs urgent topics) Entrepreneurial mindset You know when to delegate, and when to be hands-on Master’s in Computer Science, or substantial experience in software development Good understanding of the service activity and associated project management Proven experience in one of: embedded software development, application software development or IoT technologies The Witekian Touch 3 Witekian days to work / learn / think on any technology or language you are interested in, International environment with teams distributed across 4 countries (France, Germany, UK and US), Flexible culture: hours, remote work policy (on site, hybrid, full remote), 34 days annual leave (including bank holidays), Pension and health insurance, Cycle to work scheme. Recruitment Process 1st introductory call, 1 technical interview, 1 HR interview, 1 Manager interview.