Engineering Operations Manager

Posted 07 Jun 2023

Breinigsville, Pennsylvania - United States

Req Id 265304


Work Your Magic with us!

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.


Your Role:

The Engineering Operations Manager role is based out of Breinigsville, PA and is responsible for providing resources and technical support for new product and sustaining engineering projects.  This manager is an integral part of the Delivery Systems and Services (DS&S) business, delivering specialty gas and liquid delivery equipment to a global base. This leader will manage engineering staff and have oversight of budgets, project management plans and workload forecasting. This role also manages the lab space and office space of this location. The role coordinates lab and site activities, budget, and overall coordination.


Principal Accountabilities:

  • Drive safety and quality practices in engineering work and lab environment
  • Develop and maintain a strong technical knowledge of our product and customer requirements.
  • Develop and execute resource plans against workload forecast in conjunction with Product Engineering and Product Management teams.
  • Utilize both internal resources and contractors to best fit strategic needs of projects and customers
  • Manage and evaluate electrical, controls and software engineers, along with technicians and component test lab personnel.
  • Develop and maintain processes and tools for to enable efficient technical problem solving and resource management   


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering, Electrical/Controls engineering or related technical discipline
  • 8+ years professional experience in an engineering role including 5+ years in team leadership
  • OR
  • 12+ years relevant professional experience including 5+ years in team leadership
  • Up to 20% travel domestic and international


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Operations or engineering experience in equipment manufacturing or operation in the semiconductor industry
  • Strong leadership skills with ability to work in dynamic environment and communicate across many levels and functions
  • Experience in development of technical teams to meet business needs
  • Experience in budget development and execution

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!

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