About the Role
Qt Group is a global software company with a strong presence in more than 70 industries and is the leading independent technology behind millions of devices and applications. Qt is used by major global companies and developers worldwide, and the technology enables its customers to deliver exceptional user experiences and advance their digital transformation initiatives.
Qt technology is used by more than 1.5 million developers worldwide. We enable a single software code across all operating systems, platforms and screen types, from desktops and embedded systems to business-critical applications, in-vehicle systems, wearables and mobile devices connected to the Internet of Things. The company's net sales in year 2020 totaled 79.5 MEUR and it employs +400 people. The Qt Group operates in China, Finland, Germany, Japan, South Korea, Norway, Russia, the USA, France, UK and India and it is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange.
We are looking for a Head of Android Platform
In this role, you will own the vision and product strategy towards Android and Android Automotive OS. Working with sales team and customers as well as R&D members, you will build and execute the product roadmap that uplifts the designer and developer experience on Android platforms. Our goal is to ensure Qt will be the best technology that complements Android application development.
- Lead development across key projects with R&D, ensure rapid iterations and produce results
- Provide directional oversight for the software architecture and prioritize the feature set
- Working with designers and developers to implement UX/UI references on selected projects
- Working with sales team and key customers to collect feedback and actively support ongoing production programs
- Actively follow Android platform development and provide new insights for the stakeholders and development team
- Discover potential key partners that accelerate GTM and build market presence with strong added-value
- Lead and collaborate with Marketing to build strong Qt story on Android
Expertise & skills
- 10+ years of Android development working experience
- Understand Android internals and Qt
- Industrial experience from mobile OEMs or automotive
- Familiar with AOSP development, and able to understand the code base
- Familiar with different approaches to Android’s home screen/app launcher, system UI
- Ability to work with customers to understand detailed requirements while providing insights that facilitates confidence from the customer
- Strong spoken and written communication skill in English
- Strong collaboration skills with a humble attitude
- Curious and with a hacker’s mindset, enjoy tinkering with code when new idea or concept arrives
We offer you interesting challenges in a growing global business. Also, you will be joining a dynamic, fast growing, highly international workplace with talented and skilled people from all around the world. We embrace openness, learning, encouragement and fun.