Software Development Team Leader

Do you want to deep dive in the fast-growing industry of drones and get a rewarding experience within a dynamic startup environment?

At Flyability, we believe that robots should be sent in hazardous places and dangerous situations instead of putting humans in danger. To support our belief we created Elios, the world’s first collision-tolerant flying robot that for the first time allows entry to complex and indoor spaces. Joining Flyability is not just taking on a new job, it is seizing the opportunity to improve the life of millions of people and build the future of robotics.

To lead our creative and dynamic team in Lausanne, we are seeking an:

Software Development Team Leader
start date: as soon as possible

Your role:

  • Energizing a team of talented software developers to deliver breakthrough innovation, as well as product increments, according to the Product Roadmap
  • Cultivating innovation within the team. Owning the company software technology strategies, and developing vision and goals for software, by closely collaborating with Product Managers
  • Contributing in conceptual and architectural design work; facilitating design and architecture reviews; while still allocating time to coding
  • Getting work breakdown and workload estimations; optimizing plan with Project Managers
  • Enabling, and cultivating relationship with, external 3rd parties
  • Continuously improving the “Software Development” organization efficiency by facilitating discussions with your valuable team members
  • Owning and keeping updated the software development processes and related documents, guidelines and procedures to aim for “bug free” public releases
  • Going on missions to well understand customer needs and challenges

Your profile:

  • Relevant university degree in Computer Science, Software Development or equivalent Engineering
  • 5+ years proven experiences in structuring and energizing talented developers; organizing and leading cross functional team
  • Team oriented and able to work independently with a hands-on mentality
  • Experiences with Test-Driven Development, Continuous Integration, or agile development processes (e.g. SCRUM, SAFe) is beneficial
  • Experiences in cloud development, a plus
  • Good command of both English and French

Flyability is a young Swiss company that values autonomy and thorough leadership. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving challenging problems. We all work together and each voice is important to move forward.