Alcatel-Lucent Software Engineering Leader in Wroclaw, Poland


Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. With state-of-the-art software, hardware and services for any type of network, Nokia is uniquely positioned to help communication service providers, governments, and large enterprises deliver on the promise of 5G, the Cloud and the Internet of Things.

Serving customers in over 100 countries, our research scientists and engineers continue to invent and accelerate new technologies that will increasingly transform the way people and things communicate and connect.

General Purpose

Manages people in an R&D organizational unit; competence area or cost center. Participates in formulating the strategy for the unit/area or center and is responsible for implementing it. Is responsible for the implementation of a project portfolio within the scope of responsibility. Has final planning responsibility for the unit/area/center.

Main Responsibility Area

Leads and manages R&D organization unit including multiple teams. Applies experience in line management to set priorities for line managers in his/her organization. Is responsible for resource and budget planning for his/her organization. Has individual responsibility for setting targets, operations, resourcing, results and competence development of their organization in liaison with other managers. Provides technical leadership and facilitates change for staff and work teams or task forces, particularly on emerging areas within specialized functional or process areas. Understands relevant business issues and the organization's operating procedures and connects these to work priorities.



  • Bring in Research & Development Leadership - Continuously inspire and develop your team of engineers

  • Design, write and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, latency and resiliency.

  • Embrace best engineering practices, focusing on Continuous Delivery.

  • Play a key role in architectural and strategic decisions to develop best in class software.

  • Recruit and retain high quality talent.

  • Full accountability for team commitment and successful delivery.

  • Quality guard for all work done by scrum teams.

  • Driver of all improvement actions within team.

Who you are

  • You know what it takes to build a team, you believe in agile & lean values and you are a servant leader.

  • You have a solid technical background, in Software Engineering.

  • You are well versed in engineering practices such as test driven development, software refactoring and what it takes to build a strong engineering culture.

  • You are convinced of the pros of continuous delivery and know, why and how to invest in automated testing and tooling for continuous delivery.

  • You have managed a team before and have experience in growing and mentoring engineers.

  • You bring energy, positivity and impact the teams you work with.

  • You focus on the overall Nokia success.

Job: fNokia Generic R&D Line Management

Primary Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-Poland-Wroclaw

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1700000BQA