Crestron Electronics Inc

  • Director, Mechanical Engineering

    Job Locations US-NJ-Rockleigh
    Job ID
    2018-5336
    Category
    Engineering
  • Why Crestron?

    At Crestron Electronics, Inc we build the technology that integrates technology.

    We are proud to be the largest and most recognized brand in automation and control solutions, and the premier technology partner for fortune 500 businesses globally.

    Our products’ are integrated into new high-tech commercial buildings’ to include some of the most exciting real estate throughout the world. Our clients include Google, Microsoft, Amazon, LinkedIn and many others. We are the leaders in one of the most exciting and fastest growing industries in the world!
    Our automation and control solutions for homes and buildings allow our clients to control entire environments with the push of a button, integrating systems such as Audio Visual, Lighting, Shading, Security, Building Management Systems and HVAC to provide greater comfort, convenience and security.

    Overview

    We continue to experience rapid growth as we invest in resources and create new opportunities, as a result, we have exciting opportunities for a Director, Mechanical Engineering to join our Engineering Services team in Rockleigh, NJ 07647.  

     

    Plans and directs all aspects of mechanical engineers’ activities in a fast-paced high organization. Responsible for all mechanical engineering projects, initiatives, and processes. Oversees the mechanical design of electronic products including metal/plastic housing, and mechanisms. Reports to the VP of Design. Typically manages through managers and professionals in large groups of high complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. Capable of coordinating solutions with operations and other departments for which subordinates need guidance to resolve.

    Responsibilities

    • Leading the Mechanical Engineering Organization
    • Delivering high quality mechanical products on schedule
    • Improving productivity and efficiency
    • Interviewing, hiring, mentoring and managing a team of 30 or more
    • Understanding and communicating company directives and goals to team
    • Coaching of engineers and managers
    • Helping managers to achieve goals for direct reports
    • Evaluating and communicating engineering task intervals
    • Monitoring engineering tasks and providing appropriate directives
    • Identifying organizational issues and addressing them
    • Continue development and documentation of department procedures and processes
    • Collaboration with all levels of department management
    • Collaboration of timelines with cross functional teams of Electrical, Firmware, and Production Engineering
    • Communication with company PMs and Procurement to meet product timelines
    • Special projects as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering is required
    • A minimum of 20 working years in a product development environment is required
    • At least 5 working years as a Director of Mechanical Engineering is required
    • At least 10 working years as a Mechanical Engineering Manager is required
    • Comprehensive knowledge of and experience with electronic packaging design
    • Organization and management of mechanical engineering for a large project portfolio in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to organize logical work flows to meet critical design deadlines
    • Ability to structure engineering projects and tasks in computerized applications and databases
    • Experience reviewing information in an MRP system
    • Strong communication skills in an engineering environment between multiple engineering disciplines and departments
    • Strong computer skills and 3D CAD experience required (Creo preferred)
    • Positive professional attitude

    EOE/M/F/D/V

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    Benefits
    At Crestron Electronics, we offer a competitive total compensation package including medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. 401K with company contribution, Paid Vacation, Holidays and more! 

    We have new onsite state of the art fitness and wellness centers at our Headquarters in Rockleigh, NJ. 

    Must be able to work in the US without sponsorship

     

    *No Solicitation*

    Any agency submittal to any and all employees of Crestron Electronics, Inc by any method of communication will be deemed, the sole property of Crestron Electronics Inc.

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