IDEX NPI Engineer in Boulder, Colorado
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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.