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Cambridge Silicon Radio-CSR - Program Manager - Agile Software Processes

Posted On: 2014-7-18
Location: Auburn Hills, MI, USA

The Software Release Program Manager plays a key role in the development of CSR’s key software deliverables (including but not restricted to, embedded DSP firmware in chip level products, development tools and test software), actively managing the development process from requirements capture, planning and resource estimation through to design, implementation, industrialization and eventual volume production.

Key Responsibilities:

• Capture software development requirements from customer e.g. sponsor BG product line, external and internal customers
• Produce and maintain a detailed Software Development plan;
• Negotiate for and manage program resources;
• Coordinate technical activities across multiple software development and test functions, as well as will other functions and development groups;
• Resolve issues or conflicts locally, or escalate as necessary to ensure progress to plan;
• Communicate development status to program sponsors at Program Review Boards;
• Risk Management and action tracking;


• Degree (or equivalent qualification/ experience) in maths/science/software/electronics
• Strong project leadership skills, ability to motivate
• Knowledge of Agile software development and management processes and practices
• Proven project management skills, with a focus on timely delivery and a track record of successful management of complex technical projects
• Decision-making skills with a focus on problem identification, solution recommendation and implementation
• Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively present information to a range of audiences
• Sound understanding of the key technical elements to software development

Additional Desired Skills:

• Certified Scrum Master
• Awareness of wireless technologies (for example, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, UWB) and DSP for audio processing
• High degree of IT literacy
• Experience as a SW developer in a team environment


Please mention AES00658 when applying for this position.

About Cambridge Silicon Radio-CSR

Churchill House
Cambridge Business Park, Cowley Road
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1223 692000
Fax: +44 (0)1223 692001
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CSR is a pioneering designer and developer of silicon and software for the consumer electronics market. We help to transform the lives of motorists, photographers, music lovers, mobile phone users and other gadget-loving consumers. CSR is dedicated to finding simple solutions to complex problems. Using our track record working with leading brands, our highly skilled engineers develop world-class technologies that realize the potential of a wide range of devices to make peoples' lives and experiences easier, richer and more varied.
Our energies are focused on five sectors:

* Voice and music, including headsets, speakers and docks for high definition wireless experiences
* Indoors Location, helping to bring the outdoors in and allowing people to find their way around airports or shopping centers for example
* Automotive infotainment, driving innovative solutions for the auto industry with the integration of smart phones and in-vehicle systems
* Bluetooth(r) Smart, capitalizing on low energy connectivity for a range of devices
* Document Imaging, delivering integrated connectivity, location and imaging

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