"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Engineering Manager

Location: Wausau, WI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $120,000.00 - $130,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 3/1/2018
Job ID: 02575761
Job Description
Are you an Engineering leader who thrives on motivating and developing technical teams? If you have talent, initiative and a desire to join a thriving and stable global company with a wealth of career opportunities, you can go places with our client as an Engineering Manager in Wausau, WI.
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering required.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in the design and development of technology or products.
  • Must have reliability experience – will be part of a $4 Million cost-savings initiative.
  • Previous supervisory experience and demonstrated leadership skills.
  • Demonstrated customer focus and strong communication skills across cross-cultural boundaries, and all levels of the organization.
  • Experience planning and managing budgets.
  • Comfortable in making decisions and dealing with ambiguity.
  • Experience working in a matrix environment and partnering with groups such as purchasing, HR, and supplier networks.
  • Product and process improvement experience.
Key Responsibilities:
  • This position will have 3 direct reports.
  • Partnering in driving the technology roadmap for the product set through IP planning.
  • Driving the voice of the customer through direct interaction and relationship building.
  • Identifying and building on team strengths, including coaching, mentoring, and development.
  • Planning and allocation of projects and resources for technical team.
  • Managing a portfolio of projects and ensuring timelines and customer requirements are met.
  • Promoting technical collaboration across divisions.
  • Serving as technical liaison to program management, sales, management, and manufacturing.
  • Leading the product development and commercialization process by using concepts such as Product Realization Process, PPAP and DVPR, including risk analysis (DFMEA).
  • Performing competitive analysis on products, and keeping abreast of industry trends and how they may impact new technologies.


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