Experienced engineering professional who conceives. researches, plans, designs, develops, and implements (into Production) new products and systems by performing the following duties. Researches, plans, designs, develops, and implements (into Production) new products, processes and systems into the sporting or defense related arms and ammunition markets. Experienced engineering professional. Capable of technical leadership of projects of significant scope and impact in technical or product area of expertise. Technical specialist in defined discipline. Company specialist in specific process or system.
Communication and Collaboration: Capable of generating standard reports and documents supporting design validation and/or design changes. Capable of communicating design philosophy and requirements to team. Able to hold clear and concise design reviews. Capable of preparing concise design status
Level of Review: Work results are reviewed by program management for schedule and technical quality by Tech lead.
Level of Review: May have little day-to-day supervision. Tasks are reviewed daily or at project milestones as needed by engineering/manufacturing.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
BS/MSc degree in Engineering or Science (i.e. Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials engineering, Physics) from a four-year accredited or nationally recognized college or university and 4 - 10 years relevant experience; PhD with 3 – 5 yds experience; Firearms and ammunition experience a plus. MSR experience highly desirable.
Ability to read work and interpret instructions in English. Ability to record observations and keep records of data as instructed.
Ability to perform advanced mathematical operations such as exponents, logarithms and apply those methods to analyses involving frequency distributions, reliability, analysis of variance and factor analysis.
OTHER SKILLS AND ACTIVITIES
Proficiency with CAD/CAM, finite element analysis, mechanical simulation or aptitude for learning. Proficient with Microsoft Office suite necessary. Program management skills a plus.