You will be working as R&D / Technology Manager will be part of Process Automation Business Area for DCS and Digital solutions Division based in Bangalore, India.
In this role you will be reporting to PA R&D Manager and will be responsible coordinate the work of local and cross functional project team.
Also Implement technology / product / solution development and growth strategies to enhance ABB’s global position and profitability in the medium / long term.
Manage research and development (R&D) activities and resources by implementing technology projects using local and / or internationally located resources focused on a specific technology or functional area.
Create technology / project roadmaps for assigned areas. Define, together with global stakeholders, and execute the division’s medium term to long-term strategy (3-5 years) for own area of responsibility.
Ensure an end to end approach by connecting different pieces to provide holistic DCS / digital solutions to the customers.
Ensure appropriate competencies are developed and acquired within the Product Groups to support development of future products and systems.
Ensure that the area of responsibility is properly organized, staffed, skilled and directed. Guide, motivate and develop employees.
Develop culture and capability to ensure employees have the ability to challenge the status quo in technical issues, projects and processes.
Plan and ensure an optimal project portfolio for the team. Plan capacity, people and resources for R&D projects. Oversee efficient, timely and quality project execution using the most appropriate internal and external resources and partners.
Promote ABB R&D internally and externally to foster innovation culture, cooperation and knowledge sharing. Prepares annual and multi-year budget in cooperation with local & global management.
Focus on business development and team development. Liaise with multiple stakeholders on project deliverables (Different Division spocs) in different time zones.
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering or relevant stream.
Must have minimum 15+ years of experience in managing 150-200 members from software R&D development IA industry, Digital like Cloud / Azure.
Must have ability to positioning R&D teams to own the products / solutions completely, Dynamic handling of changing priorities.
Ability to thrive in a complex environment in terms of organization, technology and process.
Must ensure that team’s competence keep up with rapidly changing technologies.