VP Software Engineering | Minuendo | Oslo


Do you have a start-up mindset ready to take on any new challenges? Is management and IoT your thing? Are you hungry for making an impact building an international company? Do you want to lead a highly skilled team of engineers bringing new technology to the sense of hearing?  Then we would very much like to hear from you! 

At Minuendo we create state-of-the-art adjustable hearing protection. We are equally concerned about the state of hearing for consumers as well as for professionals, and that is why we bring innovation to the world of hearing safety. Moving hearing protection from being only physical shells like shoes and gloves, to being smart hearables that guide the user and employer to correct use and no hearing loss.

Let us start out with the position and what we can offer.

We have had great success with our acoustic earplugs that provide high quality sound with no loss for pro-musicians and live-music lovers, and now we are working to harness the potential of Industrial Health and Safety Digitization. Therefore, we need a motivated and skilled person to lead our existing team of talented engineers forming our new product to meet the industry’s standards and goals for limiting occupational noise-induced hearing loss.

You will be an integral part of the company leading the development of IoT devices, cloud data platforms and web applications. Minuendo’s solutions requires to develop a connected cloud element to it, and here the new VP Software Engineering will be central. You will work with direct management of the technical team to ensure effective design development process, and to identify areas for innovation and continuous improvement. You will also get the opportunity to support Sales, Business Development and Product Management at customer meetings, tradeshows and conferences.

Also, other central responsibilities will be project management to reach time and budget achievements together with supporting the development of requirements documentation. You will also be a key role in developing quality standards and procedures relating to the design and promote best practice and continuous improvement in customer safety and quality.

Other key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Direct management of the technical team
  • Full sub-contractor management; design specification, supplier selection and management.
  • Design Quality assurance.
  • Designing to meet product cost targets.
  • Specification & management of interfaces that ensure complete interoperability with cloud / SaaS infrastructure and associated third party interfaces as necessary
  • Managing Systems Engineer resources, in consultation with the Engineering Manager, to ensure an assured and compliant delivery of design
  • Provision of technical data to support validation and assurance activities.
  • Identify areas for innovation and continuous improvement.


As you can see the VP Software Engineering will be an important role within the company bringing innovation to the world of hearing safety and taking part of building Minuendo as a global company.


Why should you join us?

You get to be a part of a light-hearted team with 10 people all passionate about sound and bringing new technology to the sense of hearing. You will have a critical role in an international company working to expand globally, and the chance to lead and build your own team expanding towards reaching new goals.

Among several things we can mention competitive package, free lunch together with snacks at the office and social happenings. We try to have a good balance between work and play and perhaps the most important thing we can offer is amazing colleagues with an entrepreneur mindset.


Who are we looking for?

A “doer” with a can-do-attitude desiring to build robust working relationships beyond company boundaries. You have experience in working with full lifecycle management of new connected devices and experience with Microsoft Azure. Maybe you also have some knowledge or experience with GDPR, data security and cybersecurity? If you together with this also have experience with embedded firmware and wearables technology and knowledge of working in a highly regulated, industrial safety environment we defiantly need to have a chat.

The next step

We wish to make this as easy for you as we can. Therefore, you can contact our recruitment partner Patrick Thomassen Engen from AvantGarde Search on patrick@avantgardesearch.no or +47 46 61 46 37, he has a detailed prospect with more information he happily send to you.

Alternatively feel free to apply already now via this link! At this stage we only require a copy of your CV or link to LinkedIn profile.

Candidate applications will be assessed promptly upon receipt.


Welcome to Minuendo – where we bring new technology to the sense of hearing!