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Software Engineering Manager, Google Home and Nest

Bengaluru, Karnataka
Posted: 12 February, 2019

Job Descriptoin

Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience.

8 years of relevant work experience, including experience in technical leadership and people management, or 5 years of relevant work experience in addition to a PhD in Computer Science or a related technical field.

Experience in software development using one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to C/C++, Java, Python, JavaScript, C#, Go, Objective-C, and/or Swift.

Experience working with two or more from the following: web or mobile application development, Unix/Linux environments, distributed and parallel systems, machine learning, embedded systems, information retrieval, natural language processing, networking, developing large software systems, and/or security software development.

Preferred qualifications:
Master’s degree or PhD degree in Engineering, Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

Experience with Wifi, embedded systems, IOT, cloud infrastructure, device and network management, and large scale system design.

Experience recruiting, building, and managing large software engineering teams in offshore locations.

Ability to share knowledge via formal mentoring, reviewing code, reviewing design documents, giving technical talks, teaching classes, or as a consultant on projects.
About the job
Google's software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how billions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our products need to handle information at massive scale, and extend well beyond web search. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.

The Google Home and Nest Software Engineering team is responsible for building and launching Google Home and Nest devices such as the Nest Thermostat, Nest Camera, Google Home, Chromecast, Google Wifi, and Google Home Hub Display products. We work on all the Embedded Software, Backend Cloud Services, Frontend Cloud Services, Applications, and Support Tools that enable these devices to provide delightful user experiences in line with our mission of building a thoughtful home.

As a Software Engineering Manager, you will focus on IOT, device management services, identity and household authentication models, family friendly Wifi, home automation, contextual intelligence, voice casting, voice assistant services, machine learning, and more.
Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our Hardware team researches, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, more powerful, and seamless. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, our Hardware team is making people's lives better through technology. Responsibilities

Build a team and cultivate a culture of innovation.

Manage a team of software engineers and technical leads, including task planning, code reviews, and software launch and release processes.

Drive technical projects and provide leadership in an innovative and fast-paced environment.

Be responsible for the overall planning, execution, and success of complex technical projects.

Contribute technically to projects. Work closely with product management team to ensure we're building the best products.
At Google, we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google's EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by emailing [email protected] .
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