Final application date

4 March, 2020


Thomas Wiberg

+46 (0)13 460 37 89


At IFS you will work in a growing, global enterprise software company where informal hierarchies promote simplicity and trust with responsibility. We strive to deepen our expertise by taking on challenging and varying work assignments in a collaborative environment together with committed colleagues. With professionalism and a strong customer focus in everything we do, from R&D to Sales and Consultancy, we are proud to serve world-class customers all over the globe with our leading products.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

You will be a part of R&D and will be reporting to Thomas Wiberg (VP Product Development, Projects).

Sound interesting? Then join us as our new Director Software Engineering located at IFS office in Linköping.


This position provides an excellent opportunity to secure that our software development teams delivers a superior end-user experience.

As Director Software Engineering you will have line responsibility for a group of Software Engineers, you will set targets, coach and support the group. You are a member of the leadership team of the product area and you make an active contribution both strategically and operationally. You are also responsible for recruitment activities and salary reviews.

As Director Software Engineering at IFS you will be expected to:

  • Coach and motivate individuals and teams
  • Act as a role model in words and actions
  • Be proactive, driven and take ownership in any given situation
  • Be communicative and have a positive attitude
  • Enjoy networking and make new contacts easily
  • Have a expertise knowledge about software development
  • Provide knowledge and insights in DevOps mindset and Agile processes
  • Understand what is expected from an ERP software to provide value for our customers
  • Expertise knowledge in how to create superior end user experience

If you are looking for an opportunity to combine your leadership skills with your knowledge and experience from software development, then the position as Director Software Engineering is something for you!


To be a successful Director Software Engineering at IFS your mindset will be the key factor, but to get even further we would like you to have a relevant academic degree (M.Sc. or B.Sc.).

We are looking for an experienced leader with deep knowledge on programming, architecture and functional design.

If you also are innovative and execution oriented, then you are the perfect match!



IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, build and maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with a commitment to delivering value to every one of our customers, has made IFS a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 3,700 employees and growing ecosystem of partners support more than 10,000 customers around the world challenge the status quo and realize their competitive advantage. Learn more about how our enterprise software solutions can help your business today at