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Engineering Manager in Burlington, MA at ITW

Date Posted: 4/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our Company

QSA Global, Inc. specializes in supplying state of the art gamma radiography and portable X-ray systems used in non-destructive testing as well as high quality, high performance radiation sources used in oil well logging (OWL), industrial processes, and medical research. With over 100 years in organizational experience, we distinguish ourselves as leading experts in radiation source encapsulation, sealed source distribution, video X-ray systems and turnkey services.

QSA Global, Inc. is part of ITW, a global fortune 200 diversified industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables and specialty equipment with related service businesses. The Company focuses on profitable growth with strong returns across worldwide platforms and businesses. The businesses serve local customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets.  

Position Summary

Working in conjunction with the Director of Innovation & Marketing, the individual in this position will have the responsibility of driving the customer-backed innovation process, leading the engineering team, and implementing engineering process improvements. She/he will be responsible for managing a collaborative cross-functional relationship and providing technical support to our Commercial, Operations, Regulatory and Finance teams.  

Job Requirements

Primary Responsibilities

•         Develop and implement phase gate approach to product development in accordance with ITW’s customer back innovation process

•         Implement and lead engineering processes and best-in-class engineering tools to improve the quality and pace of new product development

•         Establish, monitor, and improve relevant key performance indicators to drive innovation & new product development performance and report on these to all stakeholders on a regular basis

•         Lead the resolution of critical customer and/or product issues

•         Effectively & efficiently manages engineering resources to ensure all project activities are completed per plan and meet technical, cost, quality, and schedule requirements

Leadership Expectations – ITW

•         Strategically Positions Business to Win in Markets. ITW leaders understand what is required to win. They are strategic and anticipate future trends. They bring an outside-in perspective to drive innovation in the organization.

•         Delivers Results. ITW leaders execute and deliver. They exhibit exceptional business acumen and excellent project management skills. They hold themselves accountable for consistently meeting ITW’s earnings targets

•         Leads Effectively. ITW leaders achieve outstanding performance with others. They are collaborative, communicate effectively, and can implement change. They are self-aware and know how to use personal influence rather than positional power to get things done. They role model ITW’s values

Job Requirements

•         BS degree in Engineering

•         7+ years of related progressive experience in engineering with a mechanical or materials focus

•         Experience executing a phase gate approach to product development from initial development and validation of customer back specifications through product launch and post launch support.

•         Incorporating input from cross functional group of stakeholders including commercial, sourcing, regulatory, quality, manufacturing, and engineering into product development

•         Strong project management skills related to product development

•         Proven ability to understand strategic priorities and prioritize resources to deliver them

•         Manufacturing experience and analytical acumen

•         Supervisory experience

•         Drive for results with strong financial acumen

•         Strong influence skills and demonstrated ability to successfully build productive relationships across functions

•         Ability to travel up to 15%

•         Experience within NDT industry preferred