Category Archives: Engineering Management

Manager, RF/Satellite Ground Systems Engineering

MBA, MSEE. Manages worldwide ground system infrastructure engineering systems design and integration to support spacecraft/high throughput satellite communications via scanned phased antenna arrays. Architects telemetry, tracking, control subsystems, and carrier monitoring. Authors disaster recovery plans and other technical/operational documentation. Very strong VP-quality background and has project-engineered large offshore drilling programs. Solves critical, complex and high profile engineering problems. Highly skilled at customer relations. Patents, Pubs. 125K. 06112015.4

Staff RF/Microwave Research Engineer-Antennas

PhD-EE. Innovative engineering scientist working with various RF/microwave and electromagnetic technologies:

  • Antennas (including shipboard/aircraft), radar, wireless, autonomous navigation/GPS, RFID sensor systems, EMI/EMC, related computational / embedded / communications systems for space, military/defense, avionics
  • Performs concept design/feasibility, algorithm development, program support, demonstrations. Skilled at related software development. Modeling expert

Uses MATLAB, FEKO, ANSYS/HFSS, Eclectic, COSMOS, HSPice and more. Many Patents, Pubs. Very active in industry. 135K. 06082015.3

VP of Engineering – Solar Micro Inverters

Ph.D-EE. Manages global engineering teams on product development for micro and other inverters, from proof of concept to end-of-life/sustaining. Includes component level (magnetics, ASIC devices, capacitors), global supply chain development, cost reductions. Provides engineering training, and is key customer support for requirements definition and more. Works with next-generation grid-tied solar farm projects feasibility. Strong cross-functional team leader. Manages product trials. Uses Medici, Cadence, PSpice, PSCAD, ETAP. 15 Years. 145K. 06042015.7

RF Antenna / Phased Array Responsible Engineer

Ph.D-EE/Fellow. Accountable RF/microwave engineering leader, bringing antenna systems architectural design/analysis/test talent, working with entire antenna systems, phased arrays, and components (reflectors, horns, couplers). Conducts internal and customer design reviews, manages multiple program budgets, responsible for specifications, SOWs, and manages program engineering staff (reviews drawings, test procedures). Career-long strong customer interaction. Secret Clearance. Patents/Pubs. 140K. 06042015.6

RF Programs Manager, RFIC/Device Technologist

Ph.D-EE. Leads large military/defense warfare RF/microwave programs involving design experimentation. Products: RF/MMIC, GaN/GaAs/SiGe, MEMs, various drivers, sensors, synthesizers, transceivers, and microelectronics for radar systems, infrared applications, cutting edge antennas/duplexers, phased arrays. Principal Architect on many high profile programs. Awards, Patents, Pubs and has Industry Senior-level Memberships. ADS, Cadence, SpectreRF, Sonnet, EMPro/3D. Contact us for more details! 06042015.3

R&D Engineering Manager – DC Power/Data Center

BSEE. Develops DC powered UPS data center infrastructures (1MW-3MW), and has strong experience leading power electronics design groups: Power supplies for satellite propulsion, various RF/microwave devices, AC/DC power conversion, inductors, and magnetics/transformers. Implements design tools such as simulation and modeling. Project-minded, problem-solver, Q/A driven, and is customer liaison. Spice, Saber, MATLAB, MathCAD,  120K. 05282015.01

Principal Antenna Array Engineering Manager

Leads innovative antenna design engineering staff and has significant array/base station technology experience for commercial and military. Types include active, passive, wide and broadband, isolated, dipole/dual beam, polarized, horizontal/vertical beam tilt, phase shift and dielectric. Also performs complex calculations, such as for impedance, power distribution, wave length, array progression. Uses Ansoft, CST Microwave, Ensemble, AutoCAD, FEKO and more. Long list of patents. 160K. 05212015.4

Oil-Filled Transformer Design Engineering Manager

BSEE/MS-Honors. Hands-on electromagnetics design and staff manager working with oil-filled (up to 700MVA), phase shifting and HVDC conversion transformers, switchgear, reactors, and high voltage insulation. Has developed mobile transformer units. Strong training professional, drives technology transfer, and performs re-engineering projects. TQM. Long list of publications. 140K. 05212015.3

Principal Power Supply/Motor Controls Engineer

Ph.D-EE. Specializes in power electronics design to include: Various power supply types, converters, inverters with various topologies, motors/drives (wound, rotor induction, magnetic, servo DC, stepper), DC /DC, PFC, “black boxes”, optoelectronics, fluid measurement/motion control. Expert at signal processing, analysis, measurement and control algorithms. Strong embedded skill working with C, CAN Open, ARM, DSP, FPGA and implementing GUI.  Background includes DO-178B and FAA standards. Awards, patents, pubs. MATLAB, Simulink, Vienna. 125K. 05212015.01

Mechanical Engineering Manager – Aerospace/Military

BSME. Mechanical engineering professional, leading multi-disciplinary engineering groups for design and systems integration, aircraft automated systems, cargo mechanisms, regulators, actuators, DC/DC power conversion, enclosures, RF/satellite devices, filters, amplifiers, robotics, controls and various tooling. Performs 3D modeling, ASME GD&T, test, troubleshooting, training, FEA and structural, vibration and thermal analysis, ensuring compliance to customer requirements. Often project lead with customer interaction. Uses Pro/E Wildfire and Mechanica, AutoCAD. 120K. 05202015.3

Manager, Satellite & RF/Microwave Electro-Mechanics

MSEE. Leads design and mechanical engineering team on multiple satellite projects involving mechanical structural and active/passive electronic assemblies, enclosures, amplifiers. Designs thermal interface controls, heat sinks, etc. Performs form factor improvements, fab/assembly validation, component quality assurance, structural, thermal, stress and fatigue analysis and calculations, and root cause. Uses Pro-E/Mechanica, Thermal Desktop, MATLAB, SolidWorks, AutoCAD. 10 Years. 125K. 05192015.4

Mechanical Engineering Manager – RotorDynamics

MSME. Manager and manufacturing mechanical engineering leader working with industrial and aerospace turbines, related turbomachinery, rotor dynamics and rotation components. Strong oil bearing experience and some magnetics with winding motors, actuation. Skilled at planning, vibration test, modeling, troubleshooting, failure analysis, and expert at geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T). Uses ANSYS, SolidWorks, Catia, CAD, SAP. Patents/pubs. 170K. >15 Years. 05182015.6

Manager, Mechanical & Design Engineering – DoD/Space/Aircraft

MBA, BSME. Leads multi-talent engineering groups in design, re-design, test, simulation and 3D modeling of actuation systems, flight & fluid controls, mechanical valves, regulators, sensors and fire suppression, applying to space vehicles, rocketry, military ground transportation, cargo systems and satellite industry.  Strong experience in cryogenic relief mechanics and overall new product development. Project and reliability focus with customer support. Works to FAA, MIL-STDs, DOT, DO-160, & EASA. Lean, Kaizen, 5S. Uses SolidWorks, Pro/E Wildfire, Inventor, Cosmos. 135K. 05182015.4

Nuclear Power Plant Field Services Manager

MS-Math. Manages and coordinates domestic and international nuclear power plant equipment field repair and service, involving large circuit breakers, generators, motors, pumps, and components.

  • Administers long-term O & M and project-related contracts through closeout, providing financial reporting, and scheduling
  • Maintains company inventory control, sourcing and lab setup
  • Develops product solutions for complex problems: Environmental mitigation, component aging, critical mechanisms such as airlocks, doors, hatches, chillers
  • Fosters industry partner relationships, and O & M customer support, such as business plans and presentations

Active industry contributor. Specialized certifications. Six Sigma. 100K. 05132015.01

Mechanical & Engineering Design Manager – Motors

BSME. Strong electromagnetics design background applied to engineering management involving various motor types (magnet, pump, induction, wound field, brush DC), rotordynamics, generators, magnetic bearings, electronic drives, starters, and actuators.

  • Oil & gas, avionics (commercial, military, aerospace, spacecraft) and warfare
  • Multiple hats/functions: Product definition, project management, configuration, component engineering, vendor management, mechanical packaging
  • Performs fabrication drawing release, geometric dimensioning & tolerancing, and high level metrics calculations

Uses Pro-E, SolidWorks, NX. Patents. 135K. 05122015.3

Engineering and Mechanical Design Manager – Transformers

MBA/BSEE-ME. A medium and large core transformer engineering and mechanical design team leader for multi-million $ manufacturers. Also applies management skills to operations, manufacturing and sales/marketing with additional focus on supply chain quality and cost saving projects. Substantial customer interaction with design reviews, technical meetings, and has developed special product management teams for high quality level utility customer support. 15 Years. 140K. 05112015.4

Technology Engineering Manager/CTO – Fiber Optic Sensing

MSEE/PMP. Specializes in R&D fiber optic sensing engineering and product line management for subsea oil & gas temperature  and other monitoring and telemetry applications. Provides various executive management such as re-design, project management, product roadmaps / certifications / marketing, business development, project leadership, direct customer support, and budget development. Numerous publications and patents. 190K. 05112015.2

Mechanical Engineering/Configuration Manager, Aerospace

BSME. Engineering design manager for military/commercial avionics and aerospace. Involves custom flight mission-related equipment: Flight recorders, data boxes, mechanical equipment (hoists, winches, etc) plus packaging elements: Housings, connectors, cabling assemblies. Talents: Geometric dimensioning & tolerancing/ASME, design staff development, tech docs management, frequent customer interface, risk analysis, and ensuring design-to-manufacture. Works with multiple departments for quality and schedule concerns. Works under/uses AS9100, TQM, Six Sigma, SAP, ERP, SolidWorks, Pro/E, AutoCAD. 135K. 05082015.5

PCB Design/Layout Manager – Power Supplies

Specializes in overseeing PCB design and layout for 3000 watt power supplies with power conversion, brick topology and component engineering experience, applying to telecommunications. Also works with overseas staff, provides electro-mechanical packaging skill, strong new product customer interface and regulatory/safety concerns. Maintains component library, supports component sourcing, and has participated in smooth technical documentation merger transition. 120K. 05082015.3

Vice President, Product Development – Power ICs, DC/DC Conversion

MSEE. Executive level leadership for power management ICs and DC/DC conversion. Leads all technical departments, plus sales and field applications, for quality product development with strong customer engagement for architectural definition. Product details/applications include: AC/DC, DC/DC conversion & controllers with isolated and non-isolated topologies, Li-ion, for LED backlighting, consumer electronics, portables, power tooling, UPS. Also performs packaging, qualification, validation, and unique problem resolution. Responsible for 100 staff members. Numerous patents. Call us for more details! 05062015.2

Product Development & Engineering Director-Energy Storage

MSEE. Well-rounded executive to lead product development and engineering for electric vehicle industry, involving DC/DC power conversion, powertrain systems, solar cell arrays, lithium-ion battery packs/chargers, components. Exceptional at building strong technical teams from scratch and thrives in start-up environments. Grows product development processes, revamps battery labs, develops specifications and test/validation plans, provides patent support and expert legal consultancy. Uses MathCAD, MATLAB, Simulink, LabView, C. Contract or direct. Many publications/presentations. Contact us for more details! 05052015.01

Manager, R&D Engineering, RF / Power Electronics

MBA, BSEE. Strong, 10-year background in engineering management for RF, GPS, radio networks, measurement systems and RFID with embedded sensor acquisition systems (ARM, FPGA SoC/IP, C, DSP) for domestic/international military and commercial. Performs customer design reviews, responsible for testing and documentation development. Strong RF design engineering background involving locomotive sensing/tracking systems and various RF and wireless projects (doppler, ground systems, devices etc). Previous security clearance. Long list of design tools – some are: MATLAB, LabView, PADS, Altium, OrCAD, Pro-Engineer, SolidWorks, VHDL. 140K. 04172015.4

Mechanical Engineering Manager – Military / Defense

Multi-Degreed. A process improvement expert value-added to electro/opto-mechanical engineering management skillset, designing military cryptographic and ruggedized enclosures for military transportation such as submarines, tactical training systems, and information systems. Performs and trains thermal / heat transfer, shock, vibration, weight, structural, and tolerance stack-up analysis.  Experience with sustainability, NRE development/costing. Background in military integration/production facility management and operations. Countless design & analysis tools including fluent ICEPACK, DOORS, MATLAB, SolidWorks, Pro-Mechanica. Active Secret clearance. 130K. 04092015.4

Embedded FPGA Firmware Engineering Manager

BSEE. Responsible for embedded software and FPGA/VHDL firmware department engineering staff for design, coding, testing and integration. Works with simulation systems, motor controls, magnetic bearing controllers, adjustable speed motors and power supplies/power electronics. Provides requirements specifications, modeling, verification, conducts FPGA design reviews and participates in microcontroller part selection and hardware design process. Works to MIL-STD, DO-178. C/C++, Linux, SQL, ADA; and LabView, cRIO, MATLAB. 115K. 03312015.2

Staff Engineer – ElectroMechanical / Magnetic Motors

BSEE. Strong design/manufacturing engineering manager in electromechanical and magnetic motors for electrical vehicles, commercial transportation, utility/wind power and industrial applications. Types of motors include/not limited to:  Electrical, hybrids, stepper, brushless, DC, wound, induction; Cross-business in 3-phase generators and transformers. Value-add expertise: Battery charging/ignition, failure analysis (FMEA/FEA) and AutoCAD drafting. Performs simulations, characterizations, design optimization, manufacturing flow studies for cost reduction, launches NPI. Patent/Pubs. JMAG, MathCAD. 125K. 03272015.4

Director, Global Field Service Operations

MBA. Full P&L and operational responsibility for O&M and commissioning field service, contracts and staff for solar farms and critical power plants within North/South America territories. Oversees technical support and repair centers and converts customer support cost principles to profitability/revenue opportunities. Plant operations includes production, manufacturing engineering, testing/quality, and supply chain management. Strong focus on profit and cost reduction. Has NPI/power electronics manufacturing background. Quality and Industrial Engineering degreed. Bilingual. 150K. 03272015.3

Director, Global PMIC Engineering & Product Dev

Leads semiconductor product innovation/management to include applications and R&D engineering groups. Hatches 100’s of new generation power management ICs, SiC JFET/MOSFETs, diodes, and multi-chip packages for variety of industries and reverse innovates to integrate to end product NPI. Drives projects schedule, budget and forward-years roadmaps, resulting in significant revenue. Works with IGBTs, LED drivers, gate drivers and high voltage applications – especially for automotive. BS-Microelectronics/plus. Patents. 170K. 03242015.2

Principal Design Engineer-Power Electronics/LED Lighting

MSEE. Specializes in LED driver design and is engineering leader for various power electronics, including AC/DC & DC/DC converters (virtually all topologies), solar inverters, rectifiers, power supplies, and various power and display modules. Drives design from concept to PCB board to final test, regulatory compliance and production. Provides design process improvement and team mentoring. Brings value-add talents such as embedded software/microcontrollers, DSP, FPGA. MathCAD, MATLAB, Simulink, Simplis, Allegro, PSpice, C, Verilog, Assembly. 150K. 03232015.3

Applications Engineering Manager-Automotive/Power Supplies

MSEE/CS. Provides engineering management and automotive industry customer applications support for PMICs, controllers, regulators, and converters (various topologies) for DC/DC switching power supplies, radio, instrumentation/LED, and ancillary human assistance devices. Manages design/test IC lab for characterization, EMC, RSC, and RCL for MOSFETs, drivers. Extensive product development/definition activities and substantial customer support (custom specifications, technical documentation, troubleshooting). Spice, Verilog, VHDL, MathCAD. Author, patents. >15 Years. 120K. 03232015.2

VP, Product Development Engineering – Avionics

Ph.D-Physics. Leads with a “large” programs management style for electro-optical and power electronics engineering for avionics/commercial, aerospace, military/DoD. Systems include power supplies, converters, rectifiers, instrumentation, and optical/photonics networking.

  • Manages projects requiring oversee of electrical, mechanical, software engineering
  • Develops customer requirements and has talent capturing sole source business
  • Develops custom software programs for business development wins, for contract management, and for technical design cost reduction

Has telecommunications/VOIP background, embedded DSP/FPGA. 135K. 03232015.01

Global Satellite Payload Programs Manager

MBA/CPIM. A strong RF/Microwave program management leader for satellite operations, manufacturing, and production for global commercial and military testing/integration projects. Manages project managers and engineering groups (multi-tasking several concurrent projects), reviews specifications, provides bid process/contract development, and project cost accounting. Strong production management skillset. Has background with power electronics manufacturing for International Space Station. Formal awards. 150K. 03202015.4

Mechanical Engineering and Product Dev Manager

BSME. Provides mechanical design engineering, evaluation and test management for product development of very high volume networking switch products.

  • Specialist in electronics packaging, final packaging, structural analysis, thermal management and interconnects development
  • Designs to variety of solutions for shock, vibration, acoustics, power, EMC/ESD, fault tolerances and user friendliness
  • Ensures customer requirements and specifications functionality before production with focus of resulting billion $ level revenue

Uses NX, SolidWorks, Pro-E, Flotherm, Ansys. 100K. 03192015.3

Renewable Energy Director – Wind/Hydro

MS-Physics. An industry-renown renewable energy leader working with wind farms and hydro power plants (oceanic and dams). Manages technical program staff, performs integration costing/planning, prediction modeling and scientific level analysis. Calculates and demonstrates demand response programs, manages surplus usage, structures and negotiates power purchase agreements, and captures additional business via collaborative efforts. Prolific author. Contract or Direct Hire. 115K. 03192015.01

Lead IC Fabrication Process Design Engineer

MSEE. Performs fabrication design for integrated circuits (SiC, GaN, Nano) and patterning platforms for displays, LEDs, microfluidics, MEMs, media storage and wearable electronics devices. Involves dielectric, silicon, metal, polymer and wet etch process, cleaning and stripping. Provides process and surface characterization, microscopy, metrology. Is project oriented with ancillary skills such as equipment sourcing/installation/qualification. Provides process improvements resulting from root cause/failure analysis, yield enhancement calculations, and designing short loop tests. Specialized education in materials and solid state physics. 03172015.7

 

 

Principal Engineer/Engineering Manager, Avionics

BSEE. Responsible for all engineering design, redesign and new product development processes for avionics, aerospace and DoD/Military projects.

  • Energy storage battery/charging equipment Subject Matter Expert (lifecycle prediction, research/analysis, NiCd, SLA, Li-ion)
  • On-board avionics subsystems design: Power supplies, converters, EMI filters, wireless communications systems, lighting
  • Guides product certification, approves drawing packages, and performs test analysis, verification, validation and sustaining engineering

Complies to FAA Repair Station Cert standards and TSO, MIL-STD, SO, IPC, ASTM, SAE. Is Regulatory Rep. Patents, Tech Pubs. 100K. 03172015.2

Director, Engineering/Mechanical High Temp Equip

Ph.D-ME. Leads design teams at technologist level for automation equipment, turbines, power generation/conversion, renewable energy/hydro-power (marine) and power modulation equipment. Performs computational mechanics, risk assessment, validation, budgeting, scheduling, plus drives product roadmaps, generates system-level specifications, and designs to stringent standards for harsh environments (thermals, vibration etc). Structural analysis involves rotor dynamics, bearing system analysis, hydraulics.  ANSYS, CFX, SolidWorks, Pro-E, Abaqus, C, MATLAB, Simulink, Maple, MathCAD. Multi patents/award/honors. >15 Years. 175K. 03172015.01

Lead Mechanical Engineer – EV Battery/Energy Storage

MSME. Provides mechanical/engineering design management and prototype leadership for battery management systems, energy storage and inverters for electrical vehicle/hybrid projects. Performs analysis (thermal, structural, vibration, safety elements), leads FMEA/root cause, conducts design reviews, and collaborates with overseas production efforts. Works to enhance overall product efficiency (i.e., increased energy density) and reduce production costs. Uses SolidWorks, Pro-E, Windchill, MATLAB, Simulink, Stateflow. Patents/Publications. Six Sigma. 120K. 031620115.5

Dir., Program & Field Engineering Management / UPS

BSEE. Works with flywheel technology for UPS and power enclosures plus inverters and other backup, power and infrastructural systems for facilities such as data centers, mission critical organizations and industrial manufacturing. Accountable for field engineering management, training; pre & post-sales customer support, technical reporting, first line of contact; and, design/manufacturing process management. Strong product development talent. 135K. 03162015.4

Lead Power Supply Design & Reliability Engineer

MSEE. Leads large engineering design teams  for energy conversion, power distribution and magnetics equipment to include:

  • Switchmode power supplies, UPS, transformers, inverters, converters, and battery management systems/chargers.
  • Develops, trains and manages seasoned/high performing engineers, develops communication protocols for new product development, and implements high $ cost-saving changes to supply chain and processes.
  • Very strong quality and reliability focus as C.R.E. (5S, TQM, Six Sigma, ISO). Has won ISO facility certification.

Industries: Aerospace, defense, commercial, green energy, data centers. Contract or Direct. 145K. 03162015.3

Director, H/W & S/W Engineering – Electric Vehicles

MBA/BSME. Hands-on, innovative engineering and NPI leader working with battery charging stations, battery management systems and fuel cells for electric vehicles/automotive and alternative energy industries. Has background in hydrogen vehicle technology and alternative fuels. Reorganizes engineering groups and revamps NPI, ECO and engineering design processes to speed production, improve validation capabilities and overall functionality. Develops product pipeline plans, implements lifecycle principles across all departments and walks products through certification/regulatory compliance (EPA etc). 150K. 03122015.7