Lead Software Engineer

Engineering Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu


Position at Logitech

The Role

Logitech is the world’s leading provider of personal peripherals that connect people in a natural, intuitive way to the digital experiences they care about.  Our product design group strives to develop products with a powerful blend of artistic design, surprising science, and innovation driven by consumer insight.   Focused on innovation and quality, we want to change the way people use our peripherals by offering more comfortable, fun, productive, convenient, delightful and seamless experience with the digital world! 

 A fundamental part of our strategy is having desirable and powerful devices that enable the experiences people want.  Our Creativity, Productivity and Gaming Engineering group is actively looking for a talented Lead Software Engineer to work on our next generation software for productivity peripherals.   You will be responsible for overall system design and development efforts. You will be a critical member of a team that includes firmware, software, design, validation and Marketing.  You will be responsible for optimizing core aspects of the software that are critical to product design and experience.  

Your Contribution

  • Lead and participate in the design, and development of our next generation software for Logitech’s input peripherals using C++.  

  • You will write CI automation tests as part of your feature development using C++,  Python and Robot Framework

  • You will work with various cross-functional teams:  Product management, Firmware, QA and other business units to drive forward development of new product features

  • You will ensure requirements comply with product goals and desired user experience.

  • You will participate and conduct technical reviews of system design and interface requirements and provide technical feedback and make recommendations.

Required Skillsets

  • 8+ years engineering experience 

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent technical field 

  • Strong software design & development experience in C++

  • Requirements analysis skills

  • Experience with Windows/Mac

  • Strong Microsoft Visual Studio development experience

  • Strong OOD and OOP fundamentals

  • Experience with C++ 11 and 14 language (modern C++) a plus.

  • Proficient in Python a plus.

  • Must have strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.

  • Strong understanding of the Software design/architecture process

  • Excellent written and verbal skills

  • Commercial experience developing software that interacts with hardware devices a major plus

Small Company. Big Products

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio and reach for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.                                                                                                                                              


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