Are you the right person to lead Barco’s Software Team, developing high-end projectors? | B+C
Posted 04 October 2021

Barco Fredrikstad AS is a company located in Fredrikstad, Norway, that designs and develops advanced, compact high-performance projectors for demanding applications within niche markets like training and simulation, virtual and augmented reality, visitor attractions, events, and high-end residential. Barco Fredrikstad is part of the more than one billion-euro Barco Group headquartered in Belgium, and houses the second largest R&D facility in Barco, with its own service and support center, and is recognized as a Center of Excellence in its field.

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise - from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces, Healthcare - from the radiology department to the operating room, and Entertainment - from movie theatres to live events and attractions.

Barco Fredrikstad is a high-tech R&D facility within the Barco Group. Our team of world-leading experts design, develop, and manufacture compact, high-resolution, high-performance, and market-leading projectors. Applications span from pilot-, naval- or ground- simulated training facilities, amusement rides & attractions, concerts & events, to high-end home-cinema solution. Our customers are located all over the world.

As the Software Team Lead you will be instrumental in ensuring the successful delivery of our products and manage a world-leading team of software experts – taking the team to new heights. You are responsible for leading, motivating and coordinating the team, ensuring the team work efficiently and deliver the product/platform/architecture that meets the agreed specifications, time, and high-quality requirements, thus enabling customer satisfaction.  .

In this role you will

  • Lead a team of SW & FPGA developers in Barco Fredrikstad 
  • Lead and coach your team on a daily basis and contribute to an agile and positive working environment
  • Ensure that your team can work efficiently by providing administrative and technical guidance, tools and information
  • Fill the role of Scrum Master in Fredrikstad for all ongoing software development projects
  • Be technically responsible for software solutions and agile work methodology 
  • Coordinate projects across Barco’s R&D sites in Norway and Belgium. 
  • Report directly to the R&D Director in Fredrikstad 


  • Bachelor or Masters degree in computer engineering or another relevant field 
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with SW development, FPGA development or Electrical Engineering 
  • Basic knowledge of both C++ and FPGA development 
  • Fluent in English and Norwegian, and able to communicate efficiently with teams across borders 

It would also be great if you have knowledge or experience within one or more of these areas

  • Prior experience as team lead, preferably with personnel management 
  • Technical leadership 
  • Technology development and innovation 
  • Project management – ideally for mulit-site and multi-discipline projects 
  • Agile development methodologies 
  • Git, Jira, Confluence 
  • C/C++, Python, Linux 
  • Basic understanding of embedded electronics and FPGA development

Personal qualities we would like to see in our applicants are 

  • Team-oriented with an agile mindset 
  • Excellent relationship building skills 
  • The ability to make quick decisions 
  • Structured and diligent 
  • Solution-oriented 
  • Demonstrated ability in both teamwork as well as individually 







We offer

    A challenging and rewarding role, working with high-tech products with a team of enthusiastic and passionate colleagues
  • Being a part of a highly skilled global team that leads by innovation 
  • A fun working environment where people care about each other 
  • Competitive terms and  conditions 
  • Our very own Barco University with continuous training opportunities with reference to lifelong learning & employability 
  • Possibilities to work abroad 
  • Social activities 

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Trude Støren

Senior Consultant

+47 928 92 461

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