Director of Engineering

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: October 24, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 249580
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Engineering
DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING

In 1977 our client set out to become the benchmark for the engineering instrumentation industry. They have developed innovative geotechnical monitoring instrumentation through constant R&D and product improvements that have been requested by customers in the engineering industry. More than half of all instruments manufactured today are specifically engineered to meet individual project requirements and have been designed with client input following field-testing or specific project necessities. Their customers' needs for innovative solutions for their problems, drives the organization every day to provide innovative instruments to meet those needs. As the Director of Engineering, the successful candidate will report to the COO and have primary responsibility for the Product Development team and Service division for the company. You will be based out of the head office in the lower mainland and work with the senior management team to drive global initiatives.

Qualifications:

Manage our R&D, New product and Technology department
Lead Product Engineering and Applications and engineering teams
Support leadership team with research/market analysis that highlights business development opportunities for new products.
Focus on customer service and satisfaction
Product life cycle development
Product development road map

Requirements:

University Degree in Mechanical or Electronics Engineering with a
10 years' manufacturing experience in electronics would be an asset
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent written and spoken English.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

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