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Project Engineer
Ref No.: 17-02164
Location: Anaheim, California
Project Engineer
Anaheim, CA
1 Year Contract


Job Description
  • The Project Engineer II is responsible for the technical success of the project output within the constraints of the allocated budget and schedule.
  • The Project Engineer II role specifically is technical management and coordination of engineering to achieve compliance with customer technical requirements in the field of AC and DC Power Conversion and protection.
  • Drive good development processes and engineering practices
  • Project Management
    • Lead detailed technical WBS definition, cost, and technical schedule creation
    • Manage day to day technical aspects of the project, including cross-functional decision making, task/schedule management, issue resolution/escalation, communication, requirements management, and risk management activities. Activities overseen include software, digital, electrical power, mechanical, configuration management, and systems engineering.
    • Conduct design reviews to ensure that product elements meet requirements (e.g., SRR, PDR, CDR, TRR, SVR, peer reviews)
    • Lead definition of technical development plans (e.g., HW Development Plan, SW Development Plan, Integration Test Plan)
    • Lead development of the Technical Risk Register
    • Lead efforts for unit testing, integration testing, verification testing, and pre-production (qualification) testing.
    • Lead efforts for defect tracking and correction
    • Work with functional management to obtain and manage proper engineering staffing
    • Manage engineering budget and evaluate engineering Estimate to Complete. Identify to the Program Manager any cost growth and reasons for growth.
    • Coordinate hand off to Operations and Field Support efforts (in/out of house).
  • Support technical efforts for customer upgrade requests and issue management for released products
Education/Experience
  • Broad based technical knowledge and experience in order to understand and evaluate design and development activity across the engineering functions.
  • Preferred emphasis in Electrical Power Conversion engineering and Systems Engineering experience highly desired.
  • Ability to analyze the assigned project, break down work into functional disciplines and plan out a means for the work to be accomplished.
  • Familiarity with the military/defense contracting environment.
  • Outstanding written communication skills.
  • Strong verbal communication skills for internal and customer presentations.
  • Experience in leading integrated product teams.
  • Strong practical organization, facilitation and arbitration skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in related Engineering field from four-year college or university.
  • At least 5 years of related technical experience and/or training.
  • At least 2 years of project, technical or program leadership.
  • Specific experience in electronic power conversion equipment development preferred.
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  • Requirements management and leading requirements derivation and decomposition
  • Must have experience working with complex systems in software and hardware
  • Must have regulations experience