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Project Engineer
Ref No.: 17-02923
Location: Mason, Ohio
Project Engineer
Mason, OH
2 Year Contract to Hire

Job Description
  • The Project Lead Engineer position involves the technical leadership and oversight of the requirements, design, analysis, development, test & evaluation of electrical and mechanical systems that support launch vehicle, satellite communications, control systems, and infrared products.
  • Responsibilities include detailed hardware circuit level design, system engineering and requires management of new and existing hardware products. Individual will be responsible for leading a multi-disciplined engineering team.
  • Work closely with the Program Manager, assigned engineering team, manufacturing, quality and other departments as necessary to expedite project completion and most importantly meet the customer expectations.
  • Recent experience with electrical design, as well as team leadership experience is required.
  • A passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of circuit level electronic equipment and systems, and the ability to further advance the Client's Cincinnati Electronics technology
  • Being responsible for coordinating all aspects of the project to meet technical, schedule and design to cost goals
  • Design test and troubleshooting abilities related to digital and analog systems
  • Performing technical analysis/feasibility for new product specifications, evaluate customer specifications and support cost/technical proposal generation
  • Effectiveness in project management through resource planning, personnel oversight, and cost/schedule tracking
  • Ensuring that all engineering related internal processes (see below) are followed by the project design team
  • Requirements Definition
  • Requirement Management
  • Technical Solution
  • Product Integration
  • Verification
  • Validation
  • Interfacing effectively with people at all levels and from diverse technical backgrounds
  • Performing as the technical point of contact for customers
  • Providing leadership to small groups or teams and guidance to less experienced staff members
Education/Experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills through the preparation and presentation of design reviews, proposals and program status
  • Previous experience as a control account manager (CAM) in an EVMS environment is desired
  • BSEE in Electrical or Electronics Engineering with 5+ years of experience as a Project Engineer
  • Solid proficiencies in system design and analysis tools, hands-on results are necessary
  • A background in project engineering and high-reliability environments is required
  • Demonstrated leadership and project engineering/management experience
  • Excellent verbal communication, writing and organizational skills
  • Must be able to travel up to 10% of the time; both domestic and International travel is required
  • Typical work related travel assignments range 1-3 days, and as such overnight, out-of-town stays are required