Test Software Lead

Job description

Test Software Lead



With extensive experience of development in NI LabVIEW and Test Stand, the Software Project Lead is responsible for the planning, execution and follow-up of a Software project. The Project Lead will comply with and develop department processes. The Software Lead will define the priorities and schedules in conjunction with the Management team



Strong Communicator

To be an effective Software Project Lead, concise communications is key within the Software team itself and reporting up to the Test Manager and across the other Function Owners delivering within the project.


Good Planning

  • Updated project planning documents including resource forecasting
  • In charge of the robust project execution in line with the project’s targets
  • Ensures Software development processes are followed in line with company Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Reports progress and resources to Test Manager and project on a weekly basis
  • Contributing to process development as required
  • Customer Facing
  • Represent the SW team at the customer level
  • Overall responsibility of the successful management of the Software project and reporting up into the Test Manager
  • Detailed scheduling and budgeting
  • Contribute to the identification of the needs in terms of resources, equipments, investments
  • Establish detailed WBS of the activities to meet the milestones and have a good understanding of the required resources needed to deliver project tasks
  • Deliver Software projects on time, within scope and on budget
  • Management of the contributors
  • Daily management of SW project
  • Drive development of SDLC
  • Support development/training of new hires/engineers in line with SDLC



Education / Training

  • Minimum Degree in engineering preferably in the fields of electronics / computer science
  • Extensive development NI LabVIEW and TestStand (Minimum CLD required)
  • Project management education, PMP certification desired
  • Professional Experience
  • Minimum 5 Years’ Experience within Electronics Manufacturing Environment, preferably automotive
  • Min 5 years of relevant Software project management, methodologies and software development/validation experience
  • Extensive experience on alignment technology
  • Strong leadership skills / potential
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time and within budget

To apply for this position please contact Kim Hennessy at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455306 E:    

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