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IDEX NPI Engineer in Boulder, Colorado

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses at https://www.idexcorp.com/our-businesses/business-segments/ around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

POSITION SUMMARY

Works with sales team and operations team to facilitate introduction of new products. Identifies and drives technical capability improvements.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Works closely with sales team to support RFQ process

  • Translates customer specifications into procedures and work instructions to be performed by the department

  • Documents all procedures for newly developed processes and on-going projects

  • Identifies areas for capability development to improve ATF’s technology platforms

  • Identifies new capabilities needed to support quotation activities and NPI projects

  • Lead engineering efforts pertaining to the design of precision products by demonstrated experience with New Product Development (NPD) stage gate processes, design of experiments (DOE), statistical analysis, and project planning, as examples

  • Participates in implementation of capability development.

  • Creation of technical reports and presentations

  • Drives communication with vendors to support NPI projects

  • Supports company values including ethical conduct and high integrity in all actions

  • Read and understand a variety of job-related instructions and documents, including Engineering Drawings

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the A+D Value Stream Manager

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • B.S. or higher in Optical Engineering or related field or the equivalence in work experience

  • 4+ years experience in new product introduction

  • Ability to work collaboratively and in a team environment

  • Experienced in design failure root cause investigations

  • Ability to generate complete engineering documentation & bill of materials

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks both of similar and varying priority

  • Superb creativity, vision, and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Ability to make decisions in high-stress situations

  • Demonstrate exceptional initiative in seeking out problems and solutions of all sizes

  • Works effectively with minimal supervision

  • Ability to collect, compile and understand basic mathematical calculations and statistical data

  • Set personal deadlines and project schedules

  • Develop, organize, prioritize, and manage projects and time

  • Demonstrate and practice a detail-oriented approach to work

  • Identify, research and resolve issues

  • Demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to train employees

  • Experience in communicating directly with customers to identify product design needs to accelerate desired solutions.

  • Working proficiency in Solidworks or other 3D CAD system

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Operate computerized equipment and perform calculations

  • Bend as is necessary for sitting, using computers, using the telephone, and computer mouse

  • Demonstrate eye-hand coordination

  • Operate testing and measuring equipment

  • Bend as is necessary for lifting from waist to operate testing equipment

  • Apply force to adjust and operate testing equipment, turn knobs and cranks

  • Manipulate fragile parts into and out of equipment to measure size and shape

  • Grasp objects in order to turn, wipe, adjust instrumentation and safely use sharp instruments

  • Twist and turn wrists and forearms to perform inspection of optics and to operate testing equipment and computer

  • Bend at the neck to perform inspection and testing of optics and related equipment

PHYSICAL CLASSIFICATION OF JOB

  • Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

  • This position requires compliance with ITAR Regulations; this person must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.

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