Overview

Must-Haves

  • Background with RF Integrated-Microwave Assemblies or systems (preference on sub-assemblies over system)
  • Engineering Management experience (site EM leader)
  • Experience with Electronic Test Equipment, Production Equipment, and RF analysis
  • Electrical Engineer (Cannot by mechanical/industrial)

Nice-To-Haves

  •  Background with firmware programming for hardware products, preference towards Linux

We design and manufacture technology that explors space, protects soldiers, and saves lives. Our high performance components, assemblies, and subsystems are used inside mission critical environments; such as, the space station, fighter jets, and embedded medical devices. Learn more about us at www.apitech.com/careers.

Summary: Site Engineering Manager, managing a team of 8 engineers and responsible for the I/W sub-system and complex attenuator product line. See product page.

Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

Design engineer technologies include: Single and Multi-channel RF/Microwave Programmable Attenuators, Phase Shifters, and Switch Matrices. RF/Microwave signal distribution and routing subsystems for test and measurement, simulation and emulation applications.

In partnership with the Product Line Director (PLD) develop and execute a technology and product road map aligned with the company’s top customers and product line growth strategy enabling the business to profitably expand in general market and custom design bid wins for commercial, military and designs.

Responsible for sustaining existing product offering while leading efforts to improve cost and manufacturability through first pass yield improvements

Engineering responsibilities include hardware electrical design, mechanical engineering design and documentation, configuration control, control development (embedded hardware/software), and technology staging R&D project identification and execution.

Direct customer technical engagement to develop customer and market driven technology roadmaps in partnership with the product line PLM function.

Integrate functional excellence best practices for software design, advanced manufacturing engineering (DFM, APQP) and test design practices and NPI management operating system discipline and execution.

Markets we service are military/defense, aerospace, and commercial wireless telecommunication.

Custom device design to complex bid specification is a critical capability leveraging a portfolio of technologies across APITech.

Responsible for Test Engineering and Support of production test methods and procedures

Responsible for the staffing, supervision and development of engineering personnel. Provides feedback and coaching to engineering personnel.

Organizes and controls all technical engineering projects

Plans for the development of new products and processes driven by customer needs and specifications and monitors progress based on development goals.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field AND

Experience Years: 8-10 years of experience in RF/Microwave engineering OR

Equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience with Electronic Test Equipment, Production Equipment, and RF analysis

Ability to manage across matrix business functions and drive alignment across organizations.

Experience with change management in a technical environment for new product development.

Ability to work with technical engineering design staff and integrate with new manufacturing 2.0 design platform execution.

Strong cross functional experience in test, manufacturing, sourcing, design, and operations enabling an integrated test design process to launch new products.

A mix of defense and commercial experience required

Direct Reports: 8 engineering direct reports

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This is an office-based position.

Travel required to support projects at multiple API sites and customer visits