Tobii Dynavox, part of the Tobii group, is the world leader in eye tracking and speech generating devices - products that help individuals with speech and motor impairments live a richer and more independent life. Headquartered in Stockholm, Tobii covers a global market with offices in USA, Germany, Norway, Japan and China. If you want to work with meaningful products and solve interesting problems, we might be the right company for you!
Take a look at this video that shows how we impact lives and give people with disabilities the power and ability to express who they are: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zh2UMK8xf0
Our Pittsburgh office is located in the South Side. We offer our full-time employees a generous benefits package including health/dental/vision, 401K with company match, paid vacations, 10 paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, free parking, relaxed work environment, free on-site gym, free bike rentals, and various company events.
The Lead Software Engineer – UWP, Xamarin, Mobile, will have ownership of the SDLC for a team of engineers developing next generation software for the special education market. In this position, you will be responsible for all technical aspects of the projects, lead a team of dedicated engineers, and maintain constant communication with the team manager and project manager.
Design and develop desktop (Windows UWP and Mac OS) and mobile (iOS, Windows, Android) applications using Microsoft .NET framework and the Xamarin toolset
Be a member of the core project team to shape the direction of the user interface and give technical guidance
Create front-end data architecture requirements and collaborate with services team to ensure the exposed services meet the requirements
Supervise the engineers to ensure that deliverables conform to code quality and security standards
Interface with project stakeholders to continually incorporate feedback and reinforce the customer’s perspective within the product
Working at Tobii Dynavox:
Working at Tobii is like being in the heart of innovation. Here you get to work on cool creative projects, together with passionate colleagues from all around the world.
Our technology brings a voice to people with speech impairments, it helps us understand human behavior and it is revolutionizing the way we interact with technology.
Life is short so we choose to spend it building high tech products that matters!
If you want to build a company rather than just work for one. If you take pride in honest, hard work and want to perform freely in an open environment where you can be yourself, you will feel right at home.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
BA/BS degree in computer science, computer engineering or related field is preferred or equivalent work experience
7 to 10 years of relevant experience is preferred
Expertise with C#, WPF, and Xamarin – including Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android, Xamarin.Mac, and UWP apps
Experience writing and refining features, user stories, and defects
Strong experience developing UIs that render perfectly on multiple devices
Understanding of building graphically intensive UIs, managing multiple view hierarchies, UI transitions, and performance on mobile and desktop devices.
Strong understanding of Asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
Knowledge of all aspects of Google Play Store, Apple App Store, and Windows Store
Experience leading a team of engineers through complex software projects
Experience using Jira, Git, Team City, and/or Octopus Deploy
Experience configuring custom build scripts with Cake
Azure Web Apps, Azure App Services, Azure Web Jobs
Understanding of advanced caching mechanisms
CERTIFICATIONS / LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS:
Xamarin certified mobile professional developer certification is a plus
Tobii Dynavox, www.tobiidynavox.com , the largest business unit in the Tobii Group, is the world leader in eye tracking and assistive technology for communication-products that help individuals with speech and motor impairments live a richer and more independent life. Tobii Dynavox was formed in 2014 when Tobii Assistive Technology (founded in 2005) merged with Dynavox Systems (founded in 1983). ... The merger created the world leader in devices, software and tools for alternative communication making thousands of people around the world able to communicate despite any limitations. Have a look at this fantastic video on the way we impact peoples lives and give them the power and ability to be who they are: