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  • Landover, MD, USA

    December 20, 2018

    Engineering Manager - Full Time

SUMMARY/SCOPE:
  • Overall departmental responsibility for the design, development, documentation, implementation, and maintenance of engineering projects.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Interface with customers to develop project specifications/requirements
  • Research, develop, and design products and systems for military and commercial applications
  • Lead cross functional teams through the design and development process and take project or program management role to see development efforts through from concept or idea to execution in a fast-paced production environment
  • Create project budgets and track with internal team members expenditures and CAPEX spend on projects throughout the process
  • Draw up scope of work documentation and aid in vendor management/vendor relations for new technical projects. This involves vetting vendors technically through start of work to project completion into a production state. Work in close partnership with our purchasing team to execute the tasks
  • Direct and coordinate activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of mechanical/electromechanical products and systems
  • Manage projects from concept through release including post-delivery support
  • Review and process Engineering Change Requests related to current company products
  • Manage activities and projects of other mechanical engineers and technical team members
  • Coordinate with sales, engineering, manufacturing, and quality in support of the customer requirements and inquiries
  • Provide design of products or systems in accordance with engineering design standards and customer specifications
  • Provide all engineering documentation related to the design of products/systems such as design spreadsheets, bill of materials, and drawings
  • Provide appropriate documentation and support to ensure that manufacturing and operational testing conform to functional specifications, customer requirements, and applicable codes
  • Review products prior to delivery to confirm they are designed and manufactured in accordance with applicable standards and customer specifications
  • Provide technical support for fielded equipment and for in-house stakeholders to perform root-cause analysis and find solutions to problems at hand
  • Provide support for generating technical information for sales/marketing literature
  • Develop presentation information and support customer demonstrations and tradeshows
  • Develop and maintain engineering department standards (such as configuration management standards) and provide an environment for continuous engineering department improvement.
EDUCATIONAL & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
  • BS Degree from four-year college or university in Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years of related experience in project management, engineering team management, or similar
  • Experience in managing a cross function technical team
  • Experience in building a technical team to work on research and development efforts
  • Experience working in an ISO certified or Manufacturing environment strongly desired
  • Military and commercial product engineering experience is highly desirable
  • SolidWorks CAD software experience and FEA analysis desired
  • Microsoft Office Software (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Injection molding (plastic and rubber) and over molding experience is a plus

Interested candidates should send their resume with a cover letter to LaSha Cox, lasha.cox@airbossdefense.com


AirBoss is an equal opportunity employer and does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, marital status or parental status.


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