Director, RF Firmware Ruckus Wireless
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Director, Wireless Software Engineering
Ruckus Wireless, the Wi-Fi industry?s acknowledged leader in technical innovation, revenue growth, and carrier deployment market share, is seeking a high-caliber engineering professional to play a key role in further accelerating our growth.
Ruckus Wireless?s reputation in building high performance, cost effective solutions for enterprise and carrier/service provider applications is well known in the industry. Ruckus has over 90 patents granted and over 200 filed world-wide on innovations including its break-through BeamFlex technologies. Ruckus?s patented BeamFlex technology leads the Wi-Fi industry, driving the state of the art with respect to enhancing wireless performance and dependability over competing solutions.
We are seeking a highly qualified candidate with demonstrated experience and passion for driving all aspects of software engineering with respect to wireless software/firmware. Reporting to the Vice President of Software, the responsibilities for the Director, Wireless Software include directing the activities of a highly qualified engineering team dedicated to developing state of the art solutions, while working cross functionally to identify, prioritize, and drive development of key features, innovations, and products that are the key for Ruckus?s continued industry leadership and future success.
The qualified individual must possess deep demonstrated technical expertise in wireless technology as well as a strong background in embedded software development, engineering management, and product development related experience. You will work with other senior engineering leaders as well as with product management and marketing to set objectives, develop strategies, and provide direction and leadership to the worldwide software engineering team. You will be part of a dedicated team, and need to be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Open communications, empowerment, innovation, teamwork and customer success are the foundations of the team.
Design, develop and implement innovative wireless solutions
Drive technology selection and implementation
Demonstrate domain knowledge in RF technology
Act as internal advocate for advanced development initiatives
Serve as subject matter expert for key customer engagements
Work in conjunction with product management to estimate feature requests and perform tradeoff analysis
Develop schedules and manage resource loading
Manage projects delivery teams, ensure high quality product releases per established schedules
Recommend areas of intellectual property development, and drive intellectual property protection
Manage personnel and drive organizational development and structure
15+ years hands-on experience in the networking industry in wireless product development roles
In-depth understanding of networking and wireless technologies, especially IEEE 802.11
Expertise in the RF domain, developing products in the RF space
PhD/Masters in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field of study
Proven ability to build, manage, and grow high performance technical teams
Able to resolve ambiguity. Experience prioritizing requests from multiple customers/stakeholders.
Ability to translate technology into business language for communication with non-technical management
Experience with network protocols and switching/routing products
Leader in software design methods, tool utilization, and design for test highly desired.
||880 West Maude Avenue |
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED