Job Search - Engineering Manager (New Product Development)
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- Location: San Juan Capistrano
- State: California
- Job Number: 107398
- Job Class: Full Time
- Category: Engineering
The Engineering Manager shall be directly responsible for prioritizing and aligning critical technical resources to further improve our Speed to Market, grow the new product Vitality Index, and adhere to corporate fiscal, quality, and manufacturability processes.
The NPD Engineering Manager will manage design, test, prototyping, and tooling resources to provide a coordinated development effort, resulting in new products possessing design attributes that trace directly to internal and external Customer Requirements.
Ensure the Engineering Team delivers products that can be manufactured and marketed to the highest standards and are in alignment with the overall goals of the company, its brand expectations and contribution margin needs.
Bachelor of Science Degree in an Engineering or technical discipline from an accredited university. A Masters of Science Degree or Masters in Business Administration (MBA) is desirable
5 years experience as an Senior Engineer or Technical Program Manager creating, implementing and leading complex projects with cross functional teams
5+ years as an Engineering Manager with accountability for direct reports
Enthusiastic and influential energy with the ability to multi-task across departments, sites and projects with varied technical requirementsDemonstrated technical background, with a focus on mechanical / electrical engineeringPlease send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Career track-record of building high performing project teams and developing people into leaders.
Specialized knowledge of New Product Development (NPD) process, methods, and tools such as DFMEA, Traceability Matrix, Phase Gate Product Development Process
Extensive high volume plastic injection molding and/or elastomeric part design experience
Extensive knowledge of rapid prototyping and component metrology methods
A progressive, creative thinker with the ability to integrate best practices
Strong financial skills for managing department and large program budgets
Proficiency in PRO-E or similar CAD package is a strong plus
Experience with 6 Sigma, Kaizen or related tools plus statistical analysis and data processing tools such as Minitab or JMP are a plus