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Sustaining Engineer

  • Location: Acton, Massachusetts, 01720
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!
Position: Sustaining Engineer
Location: Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Term: 3 Months Contract
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Comprehensive review of products, associated product packaging and product literature (i.e. Directions for Use) for identification of all instances where the client logo is present including details as to how the logo is applied (label, printed, molded-in, user-interface, etc.) and associated cost of the change (cost of goods and project expense). Assistance will be provided to develop cost estimates.
  • Development of branding transition proposal with Marketing representative and Graphic Design representative (User Experience and/or Technical Publications) for transition of each instance to the new branding standard.
  • Approval of the branding proposal by the Branding Council/Products (BC/P).
  • Engineering Change Request development including changes to part numbers and bill of materials.
  • Engineering Change processing (execution of changes).
  • Collaboration with Procurement for appropriate Supplier involvement.
  • Collaboration with Materials Management for management of inventory transition optimization and establishment of introduction timing.
  • Development and performance to project schedules.
  • Effectively organize and lead cross-functional project teams using project management skills.
  • Using strong planning, organization, and collaboration skills, will independently manage the projects with limited supervision.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s degree – Technical/Engineering Degree preferred.
  • At least 3 years of applied project management experience.
  • Applied experience with Office Suite applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of cross-functional stakeholders in Marketing, R&D, QA, Regulatory, Sourcing, and Operations.
Preferred skills:
  • Prior ERP (preferably SAP) experience including DIRs, BOMs, MMDS, and Engineering Changes.
  • Previous project management experience for similar project scope.
If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!