Sample Engineer Job Description

Job Description

At [CompanyX], we believe innovation starts with the consumer. This approach has propelled our success in developing real-world solutions that impact people’s daily lives. We are seeking an experienced engineer to help drive our solution-based business model and take our designs to the next level. In this role, you will join our development team, managing projects from concept to completion. From day one, our engineers step away from the desk and have the chance to work hands-on with several business divisions to design, develop, test industry-leading solutions for our clients—both nationally and internationally. Our ideal candidate is a creative thinker who shares our passion for making people’s lives easier.

Objectives of this Role

  • Develop a deep understanding of products, customers, goals, organization, and business strategies, evaluating systems and processes, and identifying improvement needs
  • Conceptualize and develop solutions based on project requirements and company standards through the use of simulations/modeling to support expansions and change
  • Develop and implement processes that improve manufacturing production and deliver quality outputs by securing and managing engineering service providers, inspectors, and other technical resources that may be needed to develop the project
  • Meet [CompanyX]’s quality standards while maintaining working knowledge of relevant technologies and best practices, and upholding federal and state regulations
  • Develop, train, and educate junior engineers, guide technical direction, and act as a technical liaison between customers

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Manage execution and timely completion of engineering projects by analyzing scope and determining project specifications, establishing testing methods for product investigations, analyzing test programs for adequacy and sequence, examining samples for compliance with requirements, and preparing reports
  • Formulate plans with detailed calculations, drawings, diagrams, project specifications and budget estimates, and read and interpret precast reinforcement shop drawings, civil grading plans and structural drawings.
  • Maintain system functionality through rigorous testing, identifying ways to improve efficiency and productivity, and providing maintenance and support activities for all existing solutions
  • Monitor industry trends and implement appropriate methods to keep production on the cutting edge, while meeting financial goals and providing cost savings
  • Utilize software programming for the preparation of technical specifications, user documentation, presentations, and progress and results tracking
  • Build professional skill through continued training, education, and networking events

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET-accredited institution
  • 7+ years experience as an engineer
  • Strong electronic testing and database design capabilities
  • Strong understanding of electronic manufacturing processes
  • Strong focus on quality control
  • Proven innovative approach to electronic systems development

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification
  • Experience with software development and platform implementation
  • Proven ability to analyze and troubleshoot production processes
  • Strong project/team management capabilities