Job Description: Responsibilities: Specific responsibilities will include the following as well as other duties as assigned:
Define, plan and lead activities, including, test method & measurement system development and validation, fixture design and testing optimization in support of Design Verification.
Participate in the planning and execution of technical project work. This will involve the application of engineering first principles and advanced engineering methods to gain deep understanding of the underlying technical issues, and to propose and implement robust solutions.
Collaborate with Design & Development, Systems Engineering and V&V Engineering teams to ensure that product requirements are testable and measurable.
Create and document Client test methodologies and provide feedback and recommendations for product/design changes.
Resolve technical problems. Identify or create solutions for technical problems using systematic problem-solving and statistical methodologies.
Use DFSS tools throughout the measurement system development process to improve method selection decisions and reduce method development iteration cycle times.
Conduct and encourage frequent formal and informal communication with the team to ensure full engagement and efficient operation.
Actively build on personal skills, expertise, and competencies. Ensure that technical lessons are reviewed, learned, and disseminated.
Ensure compliance with Client quality policies, procedures, and practices.
Ensure compliance with all local, state, federal, and Client safety regulations, policies, and procedures.
Strong technical judgment and extensive technical leadership skills.
Sound knowledge of engineering first principles.
Strong project management, prioritizing and multi-tasking skills to work within tight deadlines. Proficient in Microsoft Project.
Proficient in solid modeling (Pro/E, SolidWorks or equivalent).
Ability to effectively and clearly communicate concepts, ideas and knowledge to other individuals and teams.
Experience in directing associates and leading small cross-functional groups is required.
Proficiency with fixture design including basic machining considerations and developing test methods.
Strong knowledge of Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA).
Knowledge of Six Sigma (DMAIC) practices, and Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) methodologies.
Strong creative, analytical and problem solving skills required.
Good written & verbal communication skills.
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.