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IDEX Hardware Engineering Manager in Huntsville, Alabama

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 around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

Overall Purpose

The mission of the Hardware Engineering Manager is to act as a visionary leader in the development and delivery of advanced concepts in water and wastewater sensor and monitor technologies that contribute to the company’s growth and further its stance in industry leadership. The Manager should have a vision for the future where compact, low powered, low maintenance, IoT-connected devices enable accurate and timely data-driven business decisions.

The Hardware Engineering Manager will supervise a staff of full-time, experienced and specialized engineers while assuming core functional responsibilities. The ability to balance overall group supervision with individual contribution is key to this role’s success. This manager works in a hands-on environment and is involved in all facets of the system hardware engineering and development process.

ADS LLC, an IDEX Corporation Water Services and Technology Business, is a leader in wastewater monitoring equipment and services.

Job Responsibilities

  • Transform the line of hardware products to deliver leading-edge solutions that leap ahead of the competition and solidify the company’s stance as an innovative trusted solutions advisor.

  • Adhere to and continue to innovate the development process from ideation through to rapid prototyping and testing. This process involves fostering a culture where ideas are organized and tested for rapid discovery and decision-making. Introduce new discovery and design techniques that define the best path forward while minimizing the risk/cost of discovery and maintaining requirements of ISO processes and procedures

  • Evolve the design and test lab to enable rapid proof of concept and prototype development and testing.

  • Deliver insight to business case objectives, develop technical product specifications, research technology component selection.

  • Provide the electronics engineering design of device circuitry to include researching, design and testing of the electronic components of the equipment system. Experienced in the use of computer-assisted engineering and design software to aid in engineering tasks.

  • Supervise a small team of specialized systems and firmware engineers to ensure their productive engagement in the delivery of company objectives in hardware product development. Specific oversight to hardware physical design, firmware development, PCB layout, power design, communications, software integration, test processes and interface with supply chain processes.

  • Ensure the certification standards for equipment installed in hazardous/explosive atmospheres are met, as necessary.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent professional experience required. Master’s in Business Administration or Systems Engineering preferred.

  • 10+ years of professional experience in technical integrated hardware, firmware and software product development required.

  • Working knowledge of the CSA Group certification processes and standards preferred.

  • Technical Supervisory experience required.

  • Experience in technical integrated hardware, firmware and software product development required.

  • Able to communicate effectively orally and in written form.

  • Business acumen, understanding of core business success factors and triggers to productivity.

  • Business acumen, understanding of core business success factors and triggers to productivity.

  • Experience with acoustic and ultrasonic engineering and design principles preferred.

  • Knowledge and experience with intrinsically safe design preferred.

  • Knowledge of mechanical design and manufacturing processes preferred.

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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

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.