Senior Manufacturing Engineering Technologist

Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: 12-31-2018
All qualified resumes will receive feedback within 24 hours
The
 Senior Manufacturing Engineering Technologist will:
  • Provide expertise and experience in manufacturing engineering to lead and drive innovations throughout the manufacturing facility, enhancing manufacturing technical operations.
  • Manage a variety of small to large and complex projects, including flight and non-flight hardware, GSE, Test support and commercialization projects.
  • Perform manufacturing process development and new equipment research and installation.
  • Serve as liaison between Customers, NASA, Projects, Design, and others for project definition, scope, changes and revisions.
  • Coordinate manufacturing efforts from early design through manufacturing and assembly.
  • Evaluate part designs for cost effective manufacturing and successful assembly.
  • Identify long lead materials and fasteners and assist in procurement to preserve project schedules.
  • Estimate manufacturing/shop processing times for a variety of parts and assemblies for planning and scheduling purposes.
  • Assist in materials and hardware procurement process.
  • Track design projects from initiation, and assess project readiness to enter the manufacturing phase.
Required Education/Experience/Skills:
  • BS degree from an accredited college or university and ten (10) years of direct experience, or a MS degree from an accredited college or university and eight (8) years of direct experience, or Ph.D. and four (4) years of direct experience.
  • Excellent verbal communication and written presentation skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated experience and effectiveness in leading and managing a high performing team.
  • Effectively organize, manage and prioritize responsibilities for multiple projects with overlapping schedule demands.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment with emphasis in CNC, lathes, mills, and sheet metal fabrication.
  • Strong computer skills and experience in utilizing software tools such as ACAD, ProE, Microsoft Word and Excel, Office, Outlook, and Project.
  • Able to make independent, technical and tactical decisions with a high attentiveness to detail.

 Preferences:
  • 10 - 15 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with emphasis in CNC, lathes, mills, and sheet metal fabrication.
  • Mechanical, Industrial, or Manufacturing degree and ten years of experience in the field.
  • Experience with machining, sheet metal fabrication, welding, and composites manufacturing.
  • Experience in Aerospace, Defense or Automotive manufacturing environment.
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