Engineering Manager in Everett, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Fortive   •  

Everett, WA 98201

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive

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Less than 5 years

Posted 36 days ago

About Us:

Fluke Overview

Fluke is leading the world in creating software, test tools and technology that will support customers today and in the future. We are a customer-obsessed market leader with a strong reputation for reliability, quality and safety.

A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation, Fluke is a global corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. Driven by the successful Fortive Business System, Fluke offers the passion of a startup with the resources of a Fortune 500 company. We are focused on the growth of our individual employees, teams and the Fluke brand.


Description

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Fluke is leading the world in creating software, test tools and technology that will support customers today and in the future. We are a customer-obsessed market leader with a strong reputation for reliability, quality and safety.

A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation , Fluke is a global corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. Driven by the successful Fortive Business System, Fluke offers the passion of a startup with the resources of a Fortune 500 company. We are focused on the growth of our individual employees, teams and the Fluke brand.

Responsibilities:

• Provide engineering leadership for sustaining engineering team on new and existing products, including but not limited to improvements of existing products and customer issue resolution

• Act as the escalation point for engineering issues identified in Operations

• Provide technical support and problem-solving for manufacturing, engineering, and service

• Lead / Assist quality improvement initiatives using lean tools (FBS)

• Support the team in efforts to improve quality, reduce cost, and improve reliability in manufacturing

• Mentor and grow sustaining engineering including career pathing into other areas of the organization

• Work with cross functional teams to define trade-offs on projects including priority, effort, impact, capacity planning & resource balancing, all while achieving growth opportunities for the team

• Identify and communicate technical risks and trade-offs to key stakeholders

• Ensures the engineering team has access to sufficient VOC (Voice of Customer) to understand and prioritize projects

• Manage and track sustaining project status and report project status to various internal stakeholders

• Reviews and approves appropriate engineering test procedures to verify & validate sustaining engineering team solutions

Qualifications

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• Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Electrical / Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology degree from an accredited program

• Minimum 3 years of related experience in an engineering role

• Preferred formal or informal leadership experience

• Self-starter, self-motivated, works well in team environment

• Root cause analysis using various problem-solving methodologies

• Ability to exercise judgment within procedures and practices to determine appropriate action

• Must build productive internal/external working relationships

• Ability to handle high pressure, prioritize work, and understand impact of duties

• Respond to metric/goal driven environment, take initiative to meet goals

• Lean thinking and mindset key to the success of the position



Fortive Corporation Overview:

About Fortive:


Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive's well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.


Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company's operating model is the Fortive Business System.


Valid Through: 2019-11-7