Position Summary :
Supervises staff to ensure company goals and objectives are met and work processes are continuously improved. Reviews progress and evaluates results.
Lead engineering projects and assist in problem solving activities. Develops engineering processes, procedures, methods, and standards.
Mentors engineers and other technical staff.
Essential Functions :
Leads team in achieving work unit objectives.
Conducts performance reviews, interviews, career development and makes hiring recommendations.
Performs Task Managements and Project Planning.
Designs and implements policies and procedures in engineering discipline.
Assists in developing engineering standards.
Monitors and drives Engineering Process Improvements.
Trains and provides work direction, mentors, and addresses any employee issues.
Completes project work as a member of the product team.
Knowledgeable in engineering concepts / fundamentals, practices, and procedures.
Knowledgeable in engineering design processes throughout product life cycle (concept, development, in production support, end of life)
Electrical, Mechanical, and / or Control Systems background.
Automotive and or commercial vehicle mechanical design, hardware, embedded software, and / or control systems knowledge
Familiar with system level design, incorporating both electrical and mechanical components.
5 years minimum of related experience; automotive environment preferred.
Highly skilled in people supervision.
Highly skilled in project tracking.
Capable of managing multiple projects and priorities.
Drives critical milestones on assigned projects
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Able to work in a cross-functional team in a dynamic working environment.
Ability to influence others in positive ways and work under conditions of changing priorities and work assignments.
Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills
Capable of keeping others informed of activities
Hands-on : willing to work on mechanical issues, wiring issues, and software issues
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project
Bachelor Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Mechatronic Engineering required
Experience working on complex projects with several team members
Experience Supervising Engineers
Position Requirements : The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Fluent in the English Language.
Must be physically capable of accessing underneath a truck vehicle to perform technical evaluations and troubleshooting activities
Must be able to travel domestically and internationally 1-5 times per year