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R&D Manager - Mechatronics

Tobii Tech focuses on integrating Tobii’s core eye tracking technology and user experience into laptops, games, VR, cars, and many more products. If you want to be part of pioneers that take gaze control to new, exciting mass markets, we may have just the job for you!

We are now hiring a technology loving manager to our Mechatronics Engineering team!

In this position you will work with and develop a group of fantastic mechanical and electrical engineers. You will also work hands on with mechanic or electronic design, seeing your design turn into products used by others. The best of two worlds, isn’t it?

The Mechatronics team is a part of Platform R&D Department, developing eye tracking platforms for all Tobii business units. We work in projects consisting of engineers within mechatronics, optronics, firmware, systems and QA.

The role and responsibilities

As our Mechatronics Manager you will be overall responsible for your team competence and development, as well as the team performance, structure and technical decisions. You will have a clear vision in what direction you want your team to develop and you have the courage to stand up for that vision and make it real.

In this role, your responsibilities will be

  • Staff liability for the team, currently consisting of five people. You will attract the best and challenge them so they reach their full potential and beyond.
  • Organization and structure. You will make sure there is a clear development process and that we have the tools that support it.
  • Team success in the development projects. You will handle allocation to parallel projects.
  • To be supportive. You have deep technical knowledge and are willing to share.

As you will spend part of your time working as an engineer in different projects, this position requires focus and flexibility. Your time will be split between your team and their success, and your own performance all the way from prestudy to design, verification and production ramp up.

We are looking for someone who

  • Has at least ten years’ background in mechanical or electrical engineering for product development.
  • Has leadership experience; as team manager, project manager, technical leader or similar.
  • Gets his/her hands dirty, from simulations to design, test and verification - yet still enjoys designing.

To be successful in this role and at Tobii you want to develop both individuals and technology, and you are a master in prioritize in between. You know when to be laid back, firm, flexible, take initiatives, when to boost your team and when to guide them into right decisions.

Please address your questions to Caroline Eriksson, and submit your resume through our website as soon as possible, don't wait! At Tobii, we move quickly!

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If you want to build a company rather than just work for one. If you take pride in honest hard work and want to perform freely in an open environment where you can be yourself, you will feel right at home.

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