Senior Engineering Manager Acd Featured
- Everett, Washington
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Senior Engineering Manager Acd job at Zodiac Aerospace in Everett WA
Description, duties, responsibilities
Zodiac Aerospace Advanced Composites Division is a leader in design fabrication machining and assembly of composite interior and primary structural products. Our talented team of employees ensure the highest level of standards required by our customers from both the commercial and military Aerospace industry. We offer a comprehensive pay and benefits package great co-workers and a stable work environment. We promote safe work practices and recognize the value of safety throughout the organization. Zodiac Aerospace a Safran company since February 2018 has 32500 employees worldwide with generated revenue of more than 5 billion euros -- Zodiac Aeropspace is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange.
Safran is an international high-technology group operating in the areas of aircraft propulsion and equipment for the aerospace space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence with nearly 58000 employees and sales of more than 15 billion euros. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro St0xx 50 indices. For more information visit us at: www.safran-group.com and www.zodiacaerospace.com.
The Senior Engineering Manager provides leadership for the design engineering group supporting current and future programs. This person will oversee the execution of engineering personnel development and technical competence of the Engineering department. Will also be responsible for the continuous growth alignment and leveraging of reporting managers mentoring establishing and reporting of key metrics measuring performance of the engineering team and promoting a cross-functional team culture utilizing Lean and Six Sigma Principles.
Summary of Duties :
+ Monitor scheduling and department resources to meet or exceed business objectives and goals.
+ Ensure that schedules are met and budgets are maintained.
+ Plans and direct the work of the design engineers to achieve product objectives.
+ Responsible for preparing certification cost estimates at the proposal phase and during the course of projects.
+ Forecast manage and maintain actual vs budgeted engineering costs.
+ Develop and maintain processes to ensure efficient completion of engineering designs.
+ Prepare staffing plans anticipate critical path issues and set strategies to meet program schedules and budgets.
+ Promote cost awareness through BOM management and manufacturing decision making.
+ Recruit hire train and evaluate employee performance.
+ Recommend/initiate promotions transfers and performance improvement plans or disciplinary actions.
+ Coach train and mentor a team of Design Engineers to ensure all team members are being fully utilized and are working efficiently.
+ Develop analytical tools databases and work flow procedures as needed for efficient design.
+ Works closely and constructively with other departments in order to gain consensus on the best strategy for each engineering design issue.
+ Systematically assess the engineering capacity and estimate hours of upcoming work. Standardize document and share the process with PEs so they can become proficient at estimating and planning work.
+ Perform routine capability analysis and implement development plans to increase skill level within the department.
+ Mentor talented top performing junior engineers by keeping them challenged and connected with more experienced engineers.
+ Drive cost reductions through value engineering activities.
+ Education: BS in Aeronautical or Mechanical Engineering Masters degree preferred. Experience: 10 - 15 Years of Aerospace Engineering experience with at least 5 years in a Leadership role (leading a team(s).
+ Expertise in Composites including design manufacture and testing of composite structures.
+ Experience working with Aircraft OEM preferred
+ Proven ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specificications.
+ Experience coaching and managing a team of engineers including evaluating performance and providing constructive feedback.
+ Excellent organization and communication skills with ability to adhere to deadlines.
+ Strong business acumen with ability to establish budgets provide program health metrics and make appropriate resource recommendations.
+ Strong time management and problem solving skills.
+ Excellent technical conceptual and financial skills required.
+ Ability to mentor and motivate a team to accomplish goals.
+ Able to define problems collect data establish facts and draw valid conclusions with workable solutions.
+ Able to develop implement and monitor corrective action plans for improved business/certification cycle times.
+ Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathmatical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
+ Computer Skills: Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel AutoCAD Microsoft Project CATIA V5Other Skills: Understanding of basics of airworthiness requirements for passenger aircraft and mechanical systems and strengths of materials. Technical problem solving combined with communication and organizational development skills.
Physical Demands and Working Environment:
+ Standing sitting and walking throughout the workday
+ Proper PPE is defined and required for specific work area.
+ Industry standard safety equipment is provided by the company and specific notice is posted in areas where safety equipment is required.
Access to our facility (and therefore employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to US Citizens lawful permanent residents of the United States and properly licensed foreign persons.
Zodiac Aerospace is a federal contractor subject to the requirements of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act.
Zodiac Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex including sexual orientation and gender identity national origin disability protected Veteran Status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal state or local law.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our application process as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation contact the Human Resources Department at 360-653-2211 (only calls for an accommodation request will be responded to at this number).
Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Statement
It is the policy of Zodiac Aerospace to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race color religion sex pregnancy age national origin disability military or veteran status citizenship status genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal state and local laws. We are strongly committed to this policy and believe in the concept and spirit of the law.
Zodiac Aerospace Company Overview
You experience Zodiac Aerospace each time you step aboard an aircraft. You experience Zodiac Aerospace each time you step aboard an aircraft. We design and manufacture products for your comfort and your safety. Our inventions are everywhere: economy, business and first class seats, food & beverage trolleys, oxygen masks, evacuation slides, inflight entertainment systems, VIP interiors, avionics systems (electrical, fuel etc.) and so much more! By joining us, you become part of a world leader in aviation, and provide the travelers of the world with an award winning and safe environment. At Zodiac Aerospace, you will have the opportunity to contribute your talents within a market leader who is constantly evolving toward operational excellence. Whether you work in Asia, Africa, the Americas or Europe, you will find Zodiac Aerospace embodies respect, humility, realism and an entrepreneurship spirit. These values shapes our culture and guide all our actions and decisions. Are you someone who thrives on pioneering change and making a difference? Then be part of the change and join us. We look forward to welcoming you aboard. Zodiac Aerospace, SHARE THE ADVENTURE & SHAPE THE FUTURE.