Technical Planner

Technical Planner

Location: Markham

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for Mobile OS analysis, understand the industry's most cutting-edge technology developments, develop new technology ideas and concepts, lead the technology planning of Android system for mobile devices to drive the direction of mobile product line.
  • Design competitive OS features and mobile services and create prototype for demonstration
  • Participate in evaluation and innovation of emerging products and new tools (i.e. AR/VR, wearable etc). He/She will envision next-generation mobile innovations that will deliver a rich, engaging customer experience as well as tinker with newly released low level Android functionality.
  • Lead technical collaboration with ecosystem partners and manage the technical communication
  • Work with UX Designers, Architects and other Developers to build mobile products
  • Demonstrate customer-centric thought leadership across multiple technical disciplines
  • Travel as work needs

Qualifications:

Education:

Minimum: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred: Master's Degree
Major/Discipline: Computer Science, Engineering or Related Fields

Relevant Work Experience

Minimum: 6 years of relevant software engineering, product planning or management experience
Preferred: 10 years of relevant software engineering, product planning or management experience

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Deep understanding of the mobile OS architect, core libraries, framework, virtual machines, AI and relevant technologies
  • A true team player, able to work in fast-paced environment, proven success in working within a globalized multi-culture organization.
  • Must speak Mandarin

Preferred:

  • Major mobile platform company software development, product planning experience.
  • Experience in mobile platform products, such as app store, games, multimedia service.
  • Experience in user experience optimization for mobile application.
  • Program management experience in the mobile industry.
  • Diverse knowledge of mobile device platforms, such as Android, iOS.

EWEMI

Smartphone Leader of Technical Planning

Smartphone Leader of Technical Planning

Location: Markham, Ontario

Responsibilities

  • Vision and concept development: Be the artisan of innovative thinking and embellish your visions into new product / technology ideas, brainstorm and embellish those new ideas through collaborations and partnerships with industry experts, visionary startups and your team. Basically, you will be responsible for the future long-term smartphone vision and technology strategy
  • Build business case to present your ideas to innovation team leaders. This includes your analysis with rationale for “Why the company should build or invest in that technology”?
  • Develop prototypes & Proof of Concepts (PoCs): Lead internal teams and work with external industry experts to implement quick prototypes to validate technology, concepts or architectures
  • Identify Tech directions: Explore and analyze emerging technology opportunities with deep and unique thinking
  • Lead smartphone strategic technology planning over a multi-year time horizon
  • Lead a team of experts to research, develop, author patents and incubate ideas to pursue in key smartphone-related emerging technologies areas
  • Identify, establish and lead research collaborations with distinguished scholars in academia and leaders in industry;

Qualifications

  • 15+ years of experience in research and technology innovation
  • PhD degree in a related technical field or equivalent technical / industry background
  • Candidate must be experienced and have proven background with smartphone and devices technologies
  • Smartphone hardware and software: experience with future smartphone / device, Android and HCI, smartphone chipsets, sensors, display technologies, imaging / camera, current and upcoming battery technologies, AI / ML, AR / VR / MR, etc. highly desirable
  • Highly innovative DNA with extreme passion and ability to create, design and implement creative and ground breaking ideas
  • Proven expertise applied to multiple real-world technical projects
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to understand and explain architectural and system-level trade-offs
  • An extensive network of professional (industry and academic) contacts an asset
  • Demonstrable analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Up to 15% travel within North America and / or to China may be required.
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Solution Architect – Senior

We have an immediate opening for a Solution Architect – Senior for a Twelve Month assignment in Kanata, Ontario.

If you have the following skills, connect with us.

Skills:

Experience & Requirements:

  • Minimum 3-5 years experience as a Solution, Infrastructure, Business or Data Architect.
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience in progressively advancing roles within IT (Intermediate).
  • Minimum 5-8 years experience in progressively advancing roles within IT (Senior).
  • In-depth understanding of current and emerging technologies including micro service architecture, Web services( SOAP, REST), Single Page Applications(SPA) , IBM MQ, Data Base(Oracle, MySQL) and Application Servers and how other enterprises are using them to build systems.
  • Experience with one or more popular NoSQL databases-MongoDB / CouchDB/ Cassandra/ Redis et
  • Understand Benefits AND drawbacks to a micro service architecture
  • Experience in Distributed Caching techniques.
  • Experience in software development and coding in multiple languages (C#, .NET, Java, Python.)

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.        

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com.

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

Ewemi

Solution Architect – Senior

We have an immediate opening for a Solution Architect – Senior for a Twelve Month assignment in Kanata, Ontario.

If you have the following skills, connect with us.

Skills:

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 3-5 years experience as a Data Architect.
  • Minimum 5-8 years experience in progressively advancing roles within IT.

OVERALL SKILLS – ABILITIES

  • Strong negotiation and influence skills.
  • Mature perspective on architecture and its role in a dynamic company.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.
  • Excellent understanding of technologies (current and emerging)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced agile development environment.

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.        

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com.

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

Ewemi