Our client HBK is the global market leader in Test & Measurement of mechanical, electrical, vibrational and acoustic properties with sales of € 500 Mio. and ca. 3.000 staff worldwide. HBK was formed as a merger of Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik GmbH (HBM), a global market leader for durability, reliability, industrial process control and weighing and its sister company Brüel & Kjaer Sound & Vibration, a global market leader in noise, sound and vibrations measurement as of January 1st. It covers the full measurement chain comprising Sensors, Electronics, Software and related Service. The HBK Test & Measurement products and solutions are renown for top-quality and advanced technology. HBK will continue to invest in R&D and to drive innovation. As a member of the Executive Board located in Darmstadt we are looking for the new
Senior Vice President Software & Electronics (m/f/d)
Reporting to the President you will head the division Software & Electronics Development with a staff over 250 people across several locations. In an open and innovative environment, your engineering teams strive to remain best in industry while improving time-to-market and exploiting platform synergies in hard- and software. You will lead and drive the digital transformation, develop innovative product platforms for demanding applications for a variety of end-markets and transform the globally distributed engineering teams from diverse backgrounds towards one global team, supported by a clear vision of future technological opportunities.
Our intention is to attract personalities with a profound technical background (embedded SW, Hardware, Software) and a proven track record in leading and managing respective engineering teams. We are seeking a convincing leader with strong technical insights and a hands-on experience in modern development processes and tools as well as an understanding of sophisticated measurement technology. You combine a strategic mindset with superior analytical skills, cultivate innovation, manage execution and communicate well both in English and German in order to lead heterogeneous teams across several locations.
We are offering a top-management role with outstanding responsibilities in a well-positioned company with a top reputation in its market. The successful candidate will manage a team of highly qualified and very motivated multinational staff. As a member of the Executive Committee, you will be a key player to steer the company into the next decade.