Amarx Search, Inc.              amarx.com


Direct Placement position in Rochester, NY
Position ID: 2215


An excellent position with a large defense technology company delivering innovative mission solutions


* Electrical Engineering Manager - PCB *


Please apply ONLY if you if you have US Citizenship (government-related work), 12+ years of relevant experience in PCB Design and leadership


You must currently be a United States Citizen (government related work)


Visa sponsorship is not available for this position


We can ONLY consider your application if you have:

1: Bachelor's Degree
2: 12+ years of relevant experience (10 years with Masters)
3: Technical ability and knowledge to drive continuous improvements and utilize advancements in components and PCB design techniques to support the next generation of products.
4: Broad management and leadership knowledge to lead cross-department project teams or manage across the function
5: US Citizen with ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance
6: Excellent verbal and written communication skills
7: Strong and positive interpersonal skills and business acumen


We are looking for an outstanding Electrical Engineering Manager to manage the PCB Design staff supporting all new product developments and existing products on all rigid board and flex layout designs, schematic/BOM changes, and electronic part creation; this includes both internal designers and outsource partners. This individual will work closely with Project Managers, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Supply Chain to understand and meet functional, cost, schedule, and quality requirements
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This position manages PCB Design staff supporting all new product developments and existing products for every rigid and flex board layout design, schematic/BOM change, and electronic part creation.
This management position will include mentoring the team with several early career staff members recently added.
In addition, succession planning and execution is an immediate and necessary short-term focus to ensure PCB design capabilities are sustained into the future.
This position will also manage the expansion of both capabilities and capacity of outsource partners.


DESIRED (not required) SKILLS:
:: Manufacturing and testing electronic circuit boards and radio products.
:: 5 + years of PCB work experience in either PCB: design, fabrication, assembly, or supply chain
:: Knowledge of the PCB design value chain; schematics, materials, fabrication, assembly, and related design and simulation software tools.
:: Results oriented with a focus on continuous improvement and strategic thought to enable advancements in capabilities and services
:: A passion for and knowledge of the latest technology in PCB and component design
:: Project Management experience or certification
:: Proficiency in Agile
:: Working knowledge of Mentor Graphics DxDesigner, PADS
:: Metrics collection and analysis


Duties and Responsibilities
== Manage internal and external PCB design teams; ensuring budgets, schedules, and customers' needs are met
== Prepare budget and schedule estimates for internal designers and outsource partners
== Generate and ensure PCB design standards, processes, and guidelines are being followed by all PCB design teams
== Make design decisions and assess technical risks based on understanding all internal customer requirements
== Develop the team through regular feedback, training, and success planning to ensure sustainability and expansion of design capabilities, throughput, and quality
== Determine resource allocation, financial vehicles, and task prioritization plans that utilizes outsource partners to handle peak periods
== Maintain relationships with outsource partners, ensuring they have the bandwidth and skillset to meet current and future needs
== Provide leadership in cross-functional business teams
== Determine long term strategic view and drive continuous improvements in tools and processes
== Understand technology trends and determine how changes in technology will affect required design methods and tools


Please send resume as a Microsoft Word attachment to apply@amarx.com


Amarx Search, Inc.              amarx.com