Role details

Director of Engineering

Cambridge   •   USD125,000 - USD180,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Start-up electronics firm looking to add a key leader
  • Looking for a highly motivated and talented engineering trendsetter

About Our Client

Groundbreaking, state of the art, start- up private electronics company. Global presence and leader in their market.

Job Description

Reporting to the CEO, the Director of Engineering will act as a leader of a multi-functional engineering team focused on R&D and Sustaining Engineering and Continuous Improvement efforts. This position will also provide a central role in the completion of engineering projects by using six sigma methodology and process improvement.

  • Drive continuous improvement and process efficiency, value stream mapping and root cause analysis.
  • Completion of processes using common problem solving methodology
  • The Director of Engineering will provide both technical guidance & management of the Hardware, Software, and Production Teams.
  • Provide continuous improvement efforts across the team and within the entire business unit
  • Drive process improvement cross functionally within the Test Engineering team and Manufacturing Team

The Successful Applicant

  • BS in Engineering - Electrical strongly preferred
  • MS in Engineering or MBA preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt strongly preferred
  • 8-10 years of experience leading an Engineering Team
  • Excellent presentation skills with a business acumen
  • High energy and strong communication skills
  • Experience in the quality function of a manufacturing company a strong plus
  • Knowledge of embedded product development

What's on Offer

This is a chance to work on highly complex products in a growing, challenging and dynamic organization with the opportunity for internal advancement.


  • Competitive base salary
  • Potential equity

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