Pleora Technologies Inc

Pleora is the world’s leading supplier of video interfaces for system manufacturers and camera companies serving the industrial automation, medical, and military sectors. 

We revolutionized the machine vision industry by pioneering the development of external frame grabbers and embedded hardware for the delivery of video over Gigabit Ethernet (GigE), and we lead the market in video interfaces for USB 3.0 and wireless.  Our end-to-end solutions have been integrated into hundreds of unique system and camera designs to help manufacturers bring new offerings to market quickly, while reducing risk and lowering cost.  Pleora’s success is rooted in the talent, dedication, and commitment of our exceptional team.  Our people take ownership of and pride in everything we do.  We meet our challenges together and show each other respect, care, and trust.  We are larger than the sum of our parts – nothing gets solved in isolation.   We act honestly and we treat each other, our customers, and our suppliers, with integrity.

Pleora Technologies Inc
Apr 10, 2018
Full time
  Why  Pleora? Global manufacturers rely on Pleora’s real-time video products, standards knowledge, and systems expertise in mission-critical imaging products for the industrial automation, medical, and military markets. Our products help system and imaging device manufacturers bring new offerings to market quickly, while reducing risk and lowering costs.   Opportunity: Are you looking for a new challenge and an opportunity to apply your considerable skills and career experience in a great working environment? If you are an ambitious, multitasking go-getter, able to thrive in the fast-paced environment, we have the perfect job for you. We are seeking a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to provide technology leadership in all aspects of our business. Your role will be to create a technology and architectural vision of the future of high performance real time networked video solutions. You will identify the technologies and platforms that underpin our Product Roadmap to accelerate the adoption of vision-enabled products in broad market application. You are the external face of the company's technology focus; an evangelist to customers, partners and employees. You communicate this vision broadly in advancing Pleora’s impact on vision-enabled applications. What you do: You are the architect, a thinker, a researcher, a tester and a tinkerer -- able to see the macro and micro simultaneously Provide leadership and mentoring to R&D Management and Principals in a manner that supports the company’s culture, mission and values Create a technology vision for the company that builds upon its rich legacy while exploiting the rapidly growing opportunity for vision applications Identify or predict technology trends that have the potential to create significant new customer needs and product differentiation for Pleora, accelerating company growth and prosperity Collaborate with customers in defining highly valued architectures and product implementations that provide them with compelling market value propositions Identify and secure partnership opportunities for expanding Pleora’s technology foundation Work with Academia and other institutions on technology investigations and development initiatives in an effort to secure additional technology ready for commercialization As a member of the Executive Team, share full accountability for corporate decisions and results What you need: Proven experience as a CTO or similar senior leadership in Product Development or Product Management for a minimum of 10 years Graduate degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field; MBA or other relevant graduate degree is a plus Experience in imaging / vision technologies and their applications Outstanding communication, interpersonal and leadership and organizational skills Effective negotiation and partner management skills Location: Kanata, Ontario or Quebec City. Pleora will provide reasonable accommodation to persons with disabilities to allow you to participate in the recruitment process, upon request. How to apply: If you have the experience we are looking for, please forward your resume in a Word or PDF attachment to the attention of hr@pleora.com quoting the job title in the subject header.  We thank all applicants for their interest. Successful applicants will be contacted by Pleora for an initial discussion.  If suitable, you will be considered for the short list, and our formal interview process.