Hiring Manager:
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Gita - R&D Team Leader

Israel, Herzliya

We are Cognyte Gita Technologies, an intelligence and cyber R&D boutique company, located in Herzeliya. 

We are looking for our next talented and experienced R&D Team Leader to join our winning team. We offer a vibrant, modern, and cutting-edge technologies environment, where great people, passion, and innovation meets.

As R&D TL you’ll make an impact on

  • Managing the Development of Solutions in the Domain of WiFi and IoT protocols.
  • Management of domain related Research - Reverse Engineering, Vulnerabilities, and Protocols.
  • Software design, review, implementation, and testing of all domain projects.
  • Definition of work methodologies
  • Employee management and recruitment
  • Directly Leading the SW team dedicated to the Domain

Your toolbox

  • 5+ years as a Software developer or cyber security researcher
  • 3+ years of Team management
  • BSc in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent knowledge.
  • MBA / MSc in management – an advantage 
  • Multidisciplinary project management – an advantage 
  • Experience with communication and RF protocols (Satellite, Cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc.) – an advantage 

Team and Product Management: 

  • Take part in the Research and Development efforts in all stages of the project - Work breakdown, prioritization, and Delegation as well as Hands-On work.
  • High interpersonal skills and Conflict resolution capabilities
  • Deep Problem solving and Analytical skills


  • Communication protocols
  • RF and Signals (DSP, Modems, Transceivers) – an advantage 
  • Communication System Reverse Engineering (Embedded/Linux/Vx) – an advantage 
  • Mobile Devices Reverse Engineering – an advantage 
  • Research tools: Wireshark, IDA, MATLAB, SDR software, and more… 


  • Python 
  • C/C++ 
  • Code and task management systems - Git, Azure DevOps.
  • Technologies: 
  • Linux 
  • Android/iOS – an advantage 
  • Embedded software – an advantage 

We believe that diverse teams drive the greatness of ideas, products, and companies. Whatever your race, gender, age, creed, or taste in music – if you’ve got the drive, commitment, and dedication to be the best, do your best, and work with the best, then come join us. We’re waiting for you.


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