VP of Software

Job Location: San Jose, CA

Startup company is seeking a VP of Software. Attract, hire and retain best-in-breed embedded processor tool developers and DSP software engineers. Drive requirements specification, architecture, design, development, testing, quality assurance, release, documentation and sustaining engineering of:
Software Development Tools
DSL Applications Software
Embedded Systems Software

To manage and lead company SW teams (Apps and Tools) in theUnited States
To contribute personally to Software, Systems and VLSIarchitecture efforts as well as product and roadmap planning, based on strong personal knowledge of effective solutions and business success.
To evaluate and execute make vs. buy decisions of Systems/SW/Tools components and technologies with full understanding of external partner relationships.

Must have a strong, solid background in embedded software tools; someone who has developed compilers, debuggers, and simulators and the like for embedded processors.

5+ years management experience
Software development process management skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills and a highly effectivecommunicator.
Extensive experience in leadership of multicultural teamsincluding very senior talent.
Experience working in a fast-paced dynamic startup environmentwith senior talented individuals towards aggressive goals.
Demonstrated strong recruiting skills with ability to attract, inspire, and retain senior engineers.
Team player and self-starter with sense of urgency and will to win as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Significant experience working with cross-functional non-software development teams towards company goals.
Demonstrated organizational and project management skills tofoster growth of individuals and drive productivity of teams

Contact info
Julia Cort
707 775-3624 phone
707 775-3736 fax