Posted On Nov 18

Technology Studio Head- IoT


Location : Hyderabad, Telangana

Headquarters : India

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Experience : Mid Level

  • Cyient is a global engineering and technology solutions company. As a Design, Build, and Maintain partner for leading organizations worldwide, we take solution ownership across the value chain to help clients focus on their core, innovate, and stay ahead of the curve. We leverage digital technologies, advanced analytics capabilities, and our domain knowledge and technical expertise, to solve complex business problems.
  • With over 15,000 employees globally, we partner with clients to operate as part of their extended team in ways that best suit their organization’s culture and requirements. Our industry focus includes aerospace and defence, healthcare, telecommunications, rail transportation, semiconductor, geospatial, industrial, and energy.
Job Description
  • Technical COE lead – IoT technology practice
  • Reports to: Technology Solutions & Partnership Head
  • Direct reports: COE engineers
  • Key interfaces: Offering owners and SMEs across industry verticals, Solution architects, delivery head, digital sales team, account sales team, account delivery team
Role summary: 
  • Set up and scale Cyient’s technical CoE for IoT
  • with responsibilities across architecting solutions for deal pursuit and client engagements, PoC development, delivery of client engagements, focused IP/ accelerator development, and mentoring in-house talent in area of expertise
Key Responsibilities:
  • Solution delivery
  • Help Project/ Delivery Manager in identifying key technical risks and mitigation plan for the same
  • Help Project/ Delivery Manager in effort estimation and planning
  • Lead delivery in select instances and ensure high levels of client satisfaction during delivery
  • Knowledge management, capability building and training
  • Build practice of engineers and architects for respective technical domain
  • Mentor and guide engineers & team leads ; nurture and groom in-house budding architects
  • Handle interviews to attract external talent for the role of Solution Architect/ Team Lead
  • Provide best practice advice to customers and team members ; write ‘ Point of View’ document on emerging technology trends ; conduct internal sessions on Architecture and Technology topics
  • Pre-sales & solutioning support
  • Participate in pre-sales process, contribute to creation of effective proposals for large, complex systems
  • Architecture definition and PoC development
  • Lead team of engineers to convert architecture and design into PoC (Proof of Concept)
  • IP/ accelerator development
  • Design, architect and lead development of focused IP / accelerators relevant to the CoE
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field preferred (BE/ B.Tech)
  • Master's degree in a related field preferred (ME/ M.Tech, MS, MCA)
  • 13-17 years of experience in IT , including at least 5 years in Architecture roles
  • Experience in participating in pitches to enterprise customers as Subject Matter Expert
  • Experience in driving multi-million dollar technical solutions to meet client business needs in industry verticals such as Utilities, Communications, A&D, Auto, Rail, Medical Devices; managing scale delivery through optimal shoring with high client advocacy
  • Expertise in creating technical documents like Architecture views, Design specifications
  • Expertise in Architecture consulting engagements – Assessment, Blueprint, Roadmap
  • Experience in Agile, DevOps methodology , CI/ CD, familiarity with leading DevOps tools
  • Experience in designing, architecting & implementing multi-million dollar IoT and I4.0 projects
  • Deep knowledge of cloud data solutions across one of Azure, GCP, Snowflake
  • Hands on experience in implementing data visualization tools such as Tableau, Power BI
  • BE in Electronics or Embedded systems, MBA considered an advantage
  • At least 5 years experience managing technology teams in a related domain
  • 3-5 years of P&L management in a delivery leadership role
  • Demonstrated technical competencies in C/C++/ Java/Assembly/LynxOS/FreeRTOS, etc..
  • Demonstrated hardware experience in IoT Gateway boards
  • Demonstrated communication protocol experience in Serial RS232/RS422/RS485, ModBus, Ping, SCP, TCP/IP, UDP, BACnet, etx..
  • Cloud certifications and scrum master certifications considered a plus.
Soft skills:
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity , able to come out with solution by bringing in clarity & with quality assumptions, adapt and deliver results in unstructured situations
  • Take ownership for outcomes; produce high quality work product within deadlines
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills ; able to elevate technical discussions to business value for senior internal & external stakeholders
  • Strong learning orientation ; stay abreast of the latest in industry and technology
  • Strong team player , able to liaise with diverse set of internal/ external stakeholders
Skills & Experience
  • Big Data Technologies, Internet of Things (IoT), Machine to Machine Communications
  • Cyient is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Cyient recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are proud to be a diverse and inclusive company where our people can focus their whole self on solving problems that matter.