Responsibilities & Requirements:

Position Requirements

  • Accredited BS degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Electromechanical, Electrical Controls, or related engineering discipline.
  • MS or PhD degree in related engineering discipline or +5 years experience as a recognized technical subject matter expert.
  • Minimum 3 years proven experience as a technical/product lead.
  • Minimum 5 years experience as an R&D/Prod Dev engineer delivering electromechanical, sensor, or control products.
  • Minimum 2 years experience dealing directly with product certifications.
  • Can demonstrate +10 years of combined experience as a technical contributor for developing new products and maintaining product reliability and quality.
  • Above average knowledge of products designed and manufactured for hazardous locations.
  • Familiar with establishing product quality and related quality management systems.
  • Significant experience working directly with manufacturers and suppliers.
  • Experience with Design for Reliability methods (e.g. FMEA, HALT/HAST, etc.) and establishing product reliability performance metrics.
  • Fluent with PLM systems and supporting ECO/ECN processes.
  • Familiar with the interworking of manufacturing and supply chain relative to launching new products and instituting product improvements.
  • Capable of working independently and remotely while maintaining an effective amount of communication.
  • Must be willing to travel domestically and internationally up to 15%.
  • Ability to relate to business/market driven technology development.
  • Basic knowledge of project management and ability to perform work scoping/planning.
  • Experience working within phase-gate processes.
  • Proven ability to develop professional technical documentation and communication materials.
  • Must have a drive to be resourceful in solving problems and identifying an appropriate balance of sophisticated design with the application need and targeted product tier.

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Direct experience with intrinsically safe (IEC 60079-11) product design and certification management.
  • ISO9001 experience.
  • Six Sigma certification.
  • Professional Engineering license.
  • Reliability engineering certification.
  • Field and customer experience.
  • High level of emotional intelligence.
  • Strong sense of ownership and dedication to getting the job done, with all requirements completely met and on-time.
  • Self-starter and self-disciplined.
  • Thrives on new challenges and desire to achieve overall success for the business.