Primary Duties:

  • Determines acceptability of processes and materials in conjunction with suppliers, design agency engineers, quality engineers, and other affected organizations
  • Interacts with design agency and/or supplier counterparts to resolve moderate to complex design, development, production and acceptance issues
  • Estimates set-up times, flow-times, costs of production and acceptance equipment, and compiles cost estimates and delivery quotations, monitors performance, and prepares reports, statistics, and recommendations for management review
  • Defines and recommends design changes, and alternate designs of instruments, and test equipment
  • Collaborates with quality engineering on tooling, gaging, and equipment necessary to assure product quality
  • Plans and performs engineering testing and development programs and uses advanced statistical and scientific methods to address and resolve critical engineering and production problems to assure product manufacturability
  • Writes technical reports on results and conclusions drawn from experiments conducted and incorporates findings in formal specifications.
  • Conducts research and development experiments to resolve complex engineering and quality problems involving highly technical and scientific methods
  • Based on research, applies, develops and recommends innovative methodologies and technologies that are equal to the industry's state of the art to resolve processing and design problems
  • Provides technical consultation to management and others, and leads technical project teams
  • Responsible for work that may involve longer range and/or complex business objectives in field of expertise
  • Evaluates and implements innovations and technological advances that improve quality, reduce flow time, improve productivity, and enhance operational surety
  • May perform other duties as required.
  • Conducts activities in a safe and healthy manner

You Must Have:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Materials, or Chemical Engineering from ABET accredited engineering program or BS Physics from accredited program.
  • US Citizenship required; Ability to obtain and maintain government security clearance
  • 4 years or greater technical/manufacturing experience, preferably in a cable industry
  • Ability to travel up to 15 percent time

We Value:

  • Knowledge of electrical cable, connectors, electrical testing experience and qualification processes preferred
  • Has demonstrated excellent and effective verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies including Six Sigma
  • Ability to plan and organize, demonstrate excellent time management and support several projects at once
  • Applied knowledge of standard office and engineering desktop systems and applications