Title: Hardware Engineering Manager (Huntsville, AL)
Business Unit: ADS
340 The Bridge Street, Suite 204
Huntsville, Alabama, 35806
The mission of the Hardware Engineering Manager is to act as a visionary leader in the development and delivery of advanced concepts in water and wastewater sensor and monitor technologies that contribute to the company’s growth and further its stance in industry leadership. The Manager should have a vision for the future where compact, low powered, low maintenance, IoT-connected devices enable accurate and timely data-driven business decisions.
The Hardware Engineering Manager will supervise a staff of full-time, experienced and specialized engineers while assuming core functional responsibilities. The ability to balance overall group supervision with individual contribution is key to this role’s success. This manager works in a hands-on environment and is involved in all facets of the system hardware engineering and development process.
ADS LLC, an IDEX Corporation Water Services and Technology Business, is a leader in wastewater monitoring equipment and services.
Transform the line of hardware products to deliver leading-edge solutions that leap ahead of the competition and solidify the company’s stance as an innovative trusted solutions advisor.
Modernize the development process from ideation through to rapid prototyping and testing. This process involves fostering a culture where ideas are organized and tested for rapid discovery and decision-making. Introduce new discovery and design techniques that define the best path forward while minimizing the risk/cost of discovery.
Evolve the design and test lab to enable rapid proof of concept and prototype development and testing.
Deliver insight to business case objectives, develop technical product specifications, research technology component selection.
Provide the electronics engineering design of device circuitry to include researching, design and testing of the electronic components of the equipment system. Experienced in the use of computer-assisted engineering and design software to aid in engineering tasks.
Supervise a small team of specialized systems and firmware engineers to ensure their productive engagement in the delivery of company objectives in hardware product development. Specific oversight to hardware physical design, firmware development, PCB layout, power design, communications, software integration, test processes and interface with supply chain processes.
Ensure the certification standards for equipment installed in hazardous/explosive atmospheres are met, as necessary.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent professional experience required. Master’s in Business Administration or Systems Engineering preferred.
10+ years of professional experience in technical integrated hardware, firmware and software product development required.
Knowledge of the CSA Group certification processes and standards required.
Technical Supervisory experience required.
Able to communicate effectively orally and in written form.
Business acumen, understanding of core business success factors and triggers to productivity.
Experience with acoustic and ultrasonic engineering and design principles preferred.
IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled