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Head of Firmware & Apps

Nexar

Nexar

Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel · Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel · Remote
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024
Tel Aviv-Yafo (IL) · Hybrid Remote

Head of Firmware & Apps

Join us as a leader, steering the development of camera firmware and apps, shaping the future of connected, safe driving globally!

DESCRIPTION

Nexar is building the next generation of smart dash-cams in a connected network of drivers. Our product and software solutions for the camera and the accompanying apps are designed to deliver a world-class driving experience and innovative protection. Our network of drivers is contributing anonymously to the creation of location-based, AI insights-based products.

We are looking for a seasoned, talented, and enthusiastic leader for all our camera FW, Android app, and iOS app development. The group is made of two teams, with their own leads - one focused on firmware as a platform and another on the camera's applications for the client, both in the FW and the apps.

This role is about leading the resolution of challenging and diverse technological problems. It involves overseeing the daily execution of the group’s leaders, engineers, and external consultants and the chance to shape, plan, and dominate the future of connected, safe driving worldwide.


RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Lead, manage, and mentor the talented, highly specialized team leads and engineers within the group
  • Plan and monitor the execution of short and long-term project goals and milestones for the group, while identifying and following up on potential issues and gaps
  • Contribute to and review infrastructure and feature architectures
  • Monitor the release and development cycles and environments
  • Collaborate closely with the other engineering groups on end-to-end solutionsTake part in product definitions and decisions
  • Face new challenges every day, and spend a very limited time in your comfort zone :)

REQUIREMENTS

Technical skills & qualifications

  • At least 5 years of experience in leadership positions

  • Solid experience and proficiency in embedded C++ and at least one mobile platform - Android or iOS

  • Deep understanding of interfaces, Multithreading, Networking and network protocols [Wifi, BLE, TCP/UDP etc.], Video/Audio management

  • Background in low-level software and firmware development

  • Experience with challenging project management/leadership

People skills & traits

  • A self-motivated fast learner and excellent problem solver

  • A team player and top communicator, who cares deeply about the well-being and career development of his/her people

  • Someone who enjoys dynamic work environments and thrives in the face of a challenge

  • Cool under pressure

WHAT WE OFFER
  • The chance to have a meaningful and positive impact on roads and cities’ safety
  • Flexibility - in schedule, work location, benefits
  • Competitive compensation
  • A fast-paced work environment full of kind, smart, and highly driven people
  • Great professional and personal growth opportunities
  • Regular team-building events and well-being initiatives/facilities

WHO WE ARE

Our mission is to create the technology that will make driving and cities better and safer. Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for better driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world.

Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roads safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, dash cams are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from finding a parking spot to vision-based services.

That’s where you get into the picture. We are looking for smart, passionate, and mission-driven people who are capable of leading company-wide efforts to help execute the huge opportunity in front of us.

Locations
Tel Aviv-Yafo (IL)
Remote status
Hybrid Remote
Contact Inês Pinto Talent Acquisition Specialist – HR

About Nexar

Nexar is the real-time mapping company for future mobility. We help people, vehicles, cities, and businesses avoid accidents, conserve energy and win back time on the world’s roads.

Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for better driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world.

Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roads safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, dash cams are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from finding a parking spot to vision-based services.

Founded in 2015
Co-workers 85
Tel Aviv-Yafo (IL) · Hybrid Remote

Head of Firmware & Apps

Join us as a leader, steering the development of camera firmware and apps, shaping the future of connected, safe driving globally!

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