Final application date

15 December, 2022



Are you our new Group Manager? 
Are you interested in making the world a safer place while working with both smart and friendly co-workers as well as cool and challenging technology? Do you have an interest in deep-learning and/or tracking? Do you believe in autonomous vehicles and the benefits such products and technologies can bring? Do you want to contribute to maintaining a culture where co-workers will flourish?

Qualcomm is an American multinational corporation known for their creation of semiconductors, software, and services related to wireless technology. We belong to the Automotive branch who delivers the Snapdragon Digital Chassis. It is a set of cloud-connected platforms for telematics and connectivity, the digital cockpit and driver assistance and autonomy.
One of these platforms is the Snapdragon Ride Platform – Advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving (AD) platforms built around low-power, high-performance System on a Chip (SoC) platforms, flexible vision solutions and an SDK for simulation and continuous learning. The Snapdragon Ride Platform and SDK are supporting automakers to build cars that are connected to networks, the cloud, other cars, pedestrians, traffic, and infrastructure systems. The Snapdragon Ride Platform is at the forefront of the intelligent and connected automotive transformation, gaining momentum with global automakers and Tier 1 suppliers worldwide. Collaborations include OEMs like BMW and Cadillac — luxury automotive companies poised to lead the intelligently connected automotive revolution.

We are responsible for developing the vision solutions for the Snapdragon Ride Platform. We have a mix of experience from juniors to co-workers that have worked with vision perception for over a decade, although we have changed mail domains a couple of times – most recently from Arriver.
In Sweden we consist of around 520 colleagues situated in Linköping, Stockholm, Gothenburg, and Lund.

What you’ll do?
We are now expanding and will hire another Group Manager for our vision development at our Linköping office. The role is within an area belonging to Object Detection. Within Object Detection we are working on detecting and estimating the position and movement of objects like vehicles, pedestrians, and motorcyclist. These are the essential parts to build a system supporting functions like automatic breaking, autonomous driving, automatic cruise control and more. The work is being done in cross-functional agile teams both in Linköping and abroad, so English is the default language in all communication.

As a Group Manager you have an operative role as a Supporting Line Manager. This operative leadership role is part of the leadership team consisting of the additional roles of product owner and agile coach. The leadership team collaborates and interacts daily.

As a leadership team you;
•    Lead and coach the teams in the area
•    Are responsible for the delivery from the area
•    Grow our culture which enables innovation, flow, and technology leaps
•    Develops the co-workers working methods, competences and performances
•    Recruit and build upon existing teams of highly competent developers

As a Group Manager you also have responsibilities as budget, working environment and personnel administration. You will also belong to a leadership group consisting of other leadership teams within Object Detection.

What you’ll bring: 
To succeed in this position, we think that you have:
•    Minimum Master of Science degree or equivalent
•    Experience as a Group Manager or in other leadership roles
•    Experience in leading others as well as growing and developing teams
•    Good English and Swedish skills, spoken and written
•    An outgoing attitude
•    Skills in maintaining good relationships

The position benefits from experience within agile software product development and processes.
Meriting experiences are algorithm development, image processing, deep learning, CI, the automotive industry and work with safety-critical systems.

What we offer? 
•    An important role in one of the most expansive technical fields; Autonomous driving
•    An environment that enables your personal growth and innovative mindset
•    A culture that embodies respect, openness and courage
•    A workplace with a passion for delivering on customer promises and excellence in our way of working
•    A global environment with colleagues and customers all around the world

We appreciate the value that comes with diverse teams and strive for a good balance between both gender and age as well as ethnicity and cultural diversity.

Since we will have continuous selection please don’t wait with handing in your application.
We very much look forward to your application!

Location: Linköping
Last application date: 2022-12-15, continuous selection.
Employment condition: Permanent, full time
Starting date: According to agreement
Contact information: If you have any questions about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Fredrik Tjärnström,
Union representative: We have collective agreements with Sveriges Ingenjörer and Unionen. Our labor unions representatives can be contacted at 0322 – 30 94 00.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 4+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
Master’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 3+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
PhD in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 2+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.

• 2+ years of experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.