Stratus Technologies Director of Engineering, Edge Computing in Maynard, Massachusetts

Director of Engineering, Edge Computing

Location:Maynard, MA

Job Code:ESSE31

of openings:1


Director of Engineering, Edge Computing

Want to join one of the fastest growing teams at Stratus? Does working in emerging markets and developing solutions to complex customer problems excite you? Do you have proven Engineering management ability, strategic vision, exceptional communication ability, project management skills, and the ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment?

With the rise of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and the Internet of Things (IoT), the importance of computing at the edge has never been greater. Stratus is investing heavily in creating new products and services that will meet this growing demand and incorporate the capabilities that have made Stratus a favorite of our customers for more than 35 years. Stratus is uniquely positioned to deliver a fully integrated hardware and software solution at the edge providing a ruggedized platform incorporating our virtualized OS, state of the art system management, and remote management via the Stratus service cloud.

As the Director of Engineering for Edge Computing you will be responsible for leading the Software Development team delivering these products. This includes both onshore and offshore Software development engineers focused on delivering on our vision of self managing server platforms at the edge. You will interact with partners, customers, end users, and business units to develop a product roadmap and deliver on that roadmap. This is a brand new product and there many opportunities to influence not only the technical direction but also Stratus’ overall strategic direction.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with Product Management and key customers to build and deliver a compelling Edge computing product roadmap.

  • Representing Stratus with key customers/partners to drive continued growth and to ensure the product roadmap is aligned with customer direction.

  • Providing technical input and direction and participate in setting the strategic direction for the overall Stratus Edge business.

  • Manage group staffing, structure, outsourcing, processes, protection of intellectual property and the technology roadmap to successfully deliver against the Edge computing business objectives.

  • Implement state of the art process and tools to deliver products with the shortest TTM and highest quality.

Qualified candidates will have at least 10 years of related technical experience and 5+ years leading software product development teams through all stages of the software product lifecycle. Other qualifications include:

  • Proven track record of delivering complex software products on schedule with high quality using agile development processes.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including a proven ability to communicate at the executive staff level internally and externally.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Experience in Edge computing, System Management Software, or Security Software strongly preferred.

  • Demonstrated strategic viewpoint, strong business acumen and the ability to identify key issues and their impact in a broad business context.

  • Market focused with significant experience working directly with end-customers

  • Demonstrated ability to drive change in an existing organization

BS in Computer Science, Engineering or similar technical area. An advanced technical degree preferred.

Stratus Technologies is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer; we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V