Head of R&D SW Development IAS for Mercedes Group

Head of R&D SW Development IAS for Mercedes Group

Job ID:  32750

Iasi, RO




Head of R&D SW Development IAS for Mercedes Group


Job ID: 32750


Location: Iasi


Salary Classification: Grade 11


We are looking for a charismatic and energetic person, who is willing to join a great management team, in the pursuit of building the future of automotive together. It is necessary that you find satisfaction in other people’s accomplishments. Your role will be to lead a group of about 25 software developers who deliver high quality solutions for one of our customers.


Job Description:


  • Disciplinary and technical leadership for the assigned group
  • Establishment, management and further development of own group in coordination with the department management.
  • Develop and implement group strategy in accordance with department strategy.
  • Support team members in their assignments. Manage hiring, coaching, career planning and salary recommendations of your group members
  • Organize appropriate training of employees in order to continuously improve their level of technical know-how;
  • Define roles and interfaces in own group in order to efficiently allocate incoming work 
  • Be the main contact person between internal customers and group members;
  • Approvals for activities within the group leader function
  • Perform periodical evaluation for team members
  • Collaborate with other Vitesco Technologies groups to ensure synchronization across multiple teams, contributing to the final product deliverables; international collaboration is required;


Job Requirements:


  • University degree in computer science, automation, electronics, telecommunications, informatics, mathematics or comparable qualification.
  • At least 6 years of professional experience in the field of embedded software development
  • At least 3 years of  professional experience in people management or coordination. Experience in leading other managers is a plus.
  • Good analytical reasoning, problem solving skills and ability to understand complex systems.
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Good planning and organizing abilities.
  • Passion for working in an international team
  • Initiative, dedication, attention to detail
  • Ability to take decisions based on limited amount of information
  • Proficiency in English (written and spoken).

We are Passionate about:


  • Bringing in our expertise to drive results through our Integration Program in a professional & dynamic team;
  • Fostering a company culture that stand by our employees through our medical subscription plans: medical insurance, life insurance, 1000 RON net/Year for dental services.


We are Pioneering about:


  • Sustainability, which is at the core of our mission to power clean mobility;
  • The key scope of our business which is electrification in the automotive industry;
  • We want you to have the opportunity to work wherever is best for you:
  • Our "Mobile Work Policy" gives our employees the opportunity to achieve the best possible balance between work and their private life.


We are Partnering about:


  • Believing in good pay for good performance by offering:
    • Competitive salaries based on performance, commitment and results;
    • 13th Salary;
    • 30 RON/net meal tickets.
  • Building an empowering working environment through our Mentorship Program ensured by experienced colleagues for a period of 6 months;
  • Cross-moving, which allows you to follow your desired professional path and align your future career with our product diversity;
  • Encouraging our employees to pursue their interests, skills, experiences and talents and we support them by: Bookster subscription, 7Card, gym memberships, discounts to our partners, trainings, growing number of vacation days, referral bonuses.




Working Time: Full time 


Your Contact Partner: Bogdan-Constantin Garbea 

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of cutting-edge drive systems for sustainable mobility. With intelligent system solutions and components for electric, hybrid, and internal combustion drive systems, Vitesco Technologies is making mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product portfolio includes electric drives, electronic controls, sensors and actuators, and exhaust gas treatment solutions. In 2022, Vitesco Technologies generated sales of around €9.07 billion and employs a workforce of around 38,000 employees at 50 locations. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.