Engineering Manager, Systems
Vonore, TN

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Ensuring the product definition, requirements and component specifications for all systems are met.

• Ensure component and system compliance with industry standards

• Developing and maintaining accurate costing of all systems for new models.

• Developing and maintaining accurate documentation of all systems for new models.

• Developing and maintaining appropriate project management controls and approvals.

• Developing and maintaining accurate project schedules.

• Developing short-term departmental plans and programs that are consistent with long-term company objectives and strategies.

• Exhibiting problem solving/decision making skills and strong verbal and written skills.

• Ability to prioritize and delegate to meet company objectives.

• Support fellow managers in the development process

• Provide and support good team dynamics and synergy

• Maintain direct and frequent interface with other departments to insure consistency throughout the organization.

• Travel as required.



•     BS degree in Naval Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a related field. (Master preferred)

•     5 years of design and product development experience for a manufacturing environment

•     Familiarity with all standards in the development of marine vessels (Federal, ISO, ABYC, ETC,)

•     Experience with Stage Gate Processes for New Product Development

•     Familiarity with 3D modeling software (Rhino, Solid Works, ETC.)

•     Working knowledge of PC based software (Word, Excel, AutoCad, etc.) (Project a plus)

•     Familiarity with Lean and Six Sigma production methodology (Green or Black Belt certification a plus)

•     Experience with Customer service, dealer technical assistance and technical writing

•     Must exhibit good people skills – trust and respect for all individuals

•     Must execute job with sound ethics

•     Must interface well with other departments throughout the organization, outside vendor as well as dealers and retail customers.