At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation 

Our Substation Automation group is looking for a group leader willing to develop in an international environment who can manage a group of 15-25 software engineers. Seize this unique opportunity and see your work transformed into a tangible product. Collaborate with the experts in an international environment.


  • Line management of a software development team 
  • Leverage employees’ skills and competencies and support employees’ 
  • development 
  • Drive process and cultural changes in the organization towards increased 
  • quality and execution 
  • Close cooperation with Product Management and R&D Management in order to meet customer and market expectations 
  • Ensure on-time delivery of high-quality components within a specified scope 
  • Strict process adherence - confirm and later monitor defined quality metrics 
  • Drive a good collaboration culture in between the local teams in Krakow and 
  • other Hitachi Energy R&D locations

  • Deep understanding and 4+ years of experience in Software Development and at least 4 years of experience in leading teams or groups 
  • Understanding of all aspects of Software Development Life Cycle: Requirements Engineering; Development; Verification and Validation; Configuration Management in Agile environment 
  • Knowledge of key infrastructure technologies: operating systems, infrastructure security, networking, databases, embedded development 
  • Energetic and enthusiastic, passionate and creative thinker, able to translate to pragmatic solutions 
  • Excellent leadership skills 
  • Fluent spoken and written English 
  • Experience in the energy and utilities industry would be a plus

Packages and extras

  • Healthcare package
  • Healthcare package for families
  • Leisure package
  • Conferences
  • Trainings
  • Books
  • On-line training platform
  • Language courses
  • Financial bonus
  • Life insurance
  • Leisure package for families
  • Multicafeteria
  • Teams integration and company events
  • MS Office license

Relocation package

  • Temporary housing
  • Money for moving expenses


  • Bicycle parking
  • Car parking
  • Shower
  • Chill room
  • on-line stretching sessions
  • Public transport subsidy
  • Concierge in the office
  • Equipment for working remotely
  • Cold beverages
  • Hot beverages

Hitachi Energy


The global technology and market leader in power grids is committed to advancing a sustainable energy future for all

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry, and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible, and secure whilst balancing social, environmental, and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries.