Director of Agile Software Development

Do you usually get positive feedback for your leadership skills? Are you an experienced leader with capability to empower a team of leaders and drive operational efficiency and agile way of working in a rapidly, fast-moving organization? Do you want to lead and shape a high-tech company together with a passionate team? This is your chance.

We are looking for a leader in a new role ART (Agile Release Train) Engineering Manager, who can deliver world class team coaching and take ownership for people and delivery within a Product Area, referred to as an ART. You will work closely together with the Product Area Owner (PAO) for the ART, who define the product roadmap and priorities.

Role Expectations: 

  • Co-leading the product area together with a Product Area Owner to enable the strategies and goals of Zenuity 
  • Leading a team of 10 -16 Product Owners (POs) and Engineering Managers (EMs) within the Product Area 
  • Working closely together with the Product Area Owner to align on actual delivery status vs. planned
  • Competence owner of the Product Area.
  •  Ensure that we have the right teams and structure in place by coaching & ownership for the team efficiency with a focus on the flow. 
  • Responsible for the Zenuity software factory capability within a Product Area 
  • Securing long term competence sourcing and rebalancing of teams, to build a flexible organization with capability to meet our current and future business needs 
  • Responsible for the communication flow to people within and from the Product Area 
  • Actively behaving in ways that is aligned with the Zenuity company culture 
  • Together with the PAO making sure your ART is aligned with focus and priorities 
  • Reporting to the VP of Engineering and be part of the Engineering leadership team 

Your Profile

We want you to show us how your leadership and experience can make our teams exceed expectations. To be successful in the role you most likely have:

  • Relevant academic background and experience from a Software domain, combined with proven leadership experience, where you have previously been leading leaders in a multicultural environment
  • Capability to manage both strategic and operational tasks
  • A people person and team builder, with ability to engage and empower other leaders
  • A transparent and inclusive approach combined with personal drive, passion and an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Truly Agile Mindset - People first and Teams in the center
  • Share our Zenuity values: I dare to, I am curious, I engage, I trust and I share as well as our leadership competencies (start with why, lead the leapfrog and grow trust)
  • The rest, you tell us…



Who is Zenuity? 

A joint venture owned 50/50 by Volvo Cars and Veoneer, we are creating software for autonomous driving vehicles. 

Watch these short videos to gain insight to our culture, work environment and inspiring work that we’ve showcased at Las Vegas CES 2019. 

-Click here to check out our Autonomous Valet Parking Demo at CES

-Click here to watch our short Zenuity movie



Benefits available as a Zenuitian:

  • Car Allowance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K
  • Competitive Health Care Plan
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Working From Home 
  • Agile Working Environment
  • No Dress Code 
  • & more!

With the skillset and mindset described you have the chance to make self driving cars a reality as an engineer at our site in Detroit.

We are really excited to welcome candidates with these skills so don't hesitate to take the chance of a lifetime!

Zenuity work proactively to create a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individual differences are appreciated and respected. To drive innovation we see diversity as an asset, which means we value and respect differences in gender, race, ethnicity, religion or other belief, disability, sexual orientation or age etc.

Interviews are held on a continuous basis, so we highly recommend that you submit your application at your earliest convenience.



Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Detroit, Michigan, USA

27777 Inkster Rd
48336 Farmington Hills Directions

Making safe and intelligent mobility real.

At Zenuity, we lead the global movement of crafting tomorrow's mobility with the software platform of choice. Our mission is to “Make safe and intelligent mobility real, for everyone, everywhere”. This statement marks our conviction and dedication to bring autonomous driving out on the streets for real and is at the center of everything we do.  

We could not dream of achieving this without our great teams of very talented people. We are on this journey together and our agile way of working is reflected throughout our entire organization; it is part of our culture and how we work, develop and grow together. 


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