Director of Engineering

Identificcación : 68   |   Trabajo publicado en: 28 Mar, 2022



Spokane, Washington, USA

Descripción del rol

Director Of Engineering

Volex Spokane Valley, Washington, United States (On-site)

The Director of Engineering will be directly responsible for all engineering aspects within the business ranging from product development, sustaining, and delivery to engineering team development. You will have responsibility for a multi discipline team of engineers.

Responsabilidades clave del puesto

Specific duties and responsibilities unique to this job

  • Support Servatron goals, product development and daily production
  • Create, measure, communicate, and drive group performance to meet financial objectives
  • Think and Act like an owner, lead daily operations, and ensure engineering goals are met.
  • Foster an environment of technology reuse and improvement
  • Reduce engineering costs
  • Promote a team environment and develop direct reports and teams through mentoring
  • Ensure that customer and regulatory testing requirements are met for new developments and production shipments
  • Responsible for a robust document and data management system
  • Use problem solving and teaming skills to meet customer requirements
  • Responsible for hiring, training, motivation, counseling of employees
  • Partner with the General Manager and sales to support business growth and customer retention
  • Build a strong partnership with sales and operations to make sure that cost goals are met, customer needs are prioritized, and quality issues are resolved

Competencias clave

Qualifications - Minimum

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other Bachelor’s in Science
  • Work experience of 5 years or more in Engineering management
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to synthesize data and change outcomes
  • Bias for action and self-motivated problem solver
  • Experience in life cycle support from product development, production introduction to sustaining
  • Work well with teams and other functions
  • Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Desire to lead and grow as a leader

Qualifications – Preferred

  • CAD software
  • Schematic capture software
  • PCB layout software
  • Previous experience in a contract manufacturing environment
  • BA or Masters degree in an engineering discipline or computer science.

Work environment and conditions, travel, potential hazards

  • Language Ability: Excellent communication both written and verbal. Ability to read and analyze periodicals, business reports, correspondence and procedure manuals. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, Team Members and the general public. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions. The Individual must possess strong skills in grammar and proofreading.
  • Math Ability: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages.
  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to collect data, solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to maintain a professional and positive image in any situation using good judgment.
  • Computer Skills: Ability to use office software, including Word processing, Spreadsheets, Databases, Slide Presentations, Internet browsers, E-mail, CAD Software, PLM Software, and ERP Software.
  • Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has supervisory responsibilities.

Formulario de aplicación

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