Software Manager

19 Jun 2017
20 Aug 2017
Birgit O’Sullivan - Tlf: +45 5122 1979
Job Type

C++ Software for 3D Imaging Applications 

Xnovo Technology is a university spin-out company developing data collection and imaging software used by engineers and researchers within materials science and geoscience. The software is patent-backed and used to generate 3D X-ray microscope images from the interior of metals, ceramics and minerals.

This new position requires strong competencies in project management and software engineering in relation to development of C++ applications that are robust and of a high-quality. 

The work environment is international. You will have 8+ talented colleagues, most of them with a background from engineering or physics.

Key responsibilities
As Software Manager, your primary focus will be to manage the software team and lead the software design processes. Your tasks will include:

  • Management of software team
  • Responsible for software architecture, as well as software development and processes
  • Facilitate agile development processes by organizing daily stand-ups, sprint planning, review and retrospective meetings
  • Participate in software development including implementation and testing
  • Collaborate with international customers to ensure development of optimal features

You will be responsible for the software team and collaborate with the R&D team. You will report to CEO Erik Lauridsen. The position as Software Manager is a full-time position.

Preferred background & qualifications

  • Education: Master of Science, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience with design and development of large-scale applications in C++ and C#
  • Experience with People Management
  • Experience with agile software development methodologies and tools (e.g. JIRA)  
  • English, oral and written at negotiation level
  • 5+ years of industry work experience
  • An independent team player with a structured, attention to detail and quality-driven work approach

… For the conniseurs
Experience with one or more of these technical disciplines is beneficial:

  • Continuous Integration
  • Cloud Computing
  • Scrum development / Scrum master

What we offer

  • Your colleagues will be amongst the brightest in the field
  • You will receive training on-site - and get the opportunity to realize own ideas and see them put to use
  • We prefer a flat organizational structure without top-down management and bureaucracy 
  • We have an agile software development environment and use Scrum
  • Competitive salary 

Further information & application
For further information regarding the position, please contact O’Sullivan Consulting: Birgit O’Sullivan (Tel +45 5122 1979, 

To submit your application, please send your CV & motivated application in English or Danish as well as relevant diplomas via the "Ansøg" link. Please use your private e-mail and mark your application: ”Software Manager, Xnovotech”. Please apply immediately. There is no fixed deadline, as there will be an ongoing assessment.  

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