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System Engineer

Posted 22 days ago

Leading Global Innovator Seeks Contractor for the Following

Position:  System Engineer

Location: Newark, Delaware, 19702

Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Work cooperatively in a timeline-focused, matrixed, team environment across different locations to develop comprehensive solutions.
  • Provides technical product support and guidance to proactively maintain product performance or resolve customer complaints for hardware and software issues.
  • Diagnose and Investigate customer reported problems, applies standard troubleshooting tools and concepts to identify the real issue and its root cause.
  • Record accurate and timely documentation of customer complaints and the action taken to resolve the concern.
  • Participate in software testing. Understand testing methodologies. Create and executes test cases.
  • Create verification plan and reports.
  • Perform product maintenance and configuration duties. Execute software and hardware upgrades as needed.
  • Conduct acceptance and integration testing of new software releases. Evaluate potential risks and develop test protocols to identify those risks.
  • Support validation and integration of new components and tools.
  • Support creation of documents like product and technical manuals.
  • Performs and documents Risk Assessments.
  • Process design change for automation systems with connected modules and analytical instrument systems.
  • Follow a project from conceptual design through final stages.
  • Work with other engineers to develop and implement new products or changes in existing products.
  • Maintains comprehensive records of all designs, drawings, and project related email using Outlook and network/hard drive folders.
  • Familiar with Technical Product Support and Engineering Change Control activities.
  • Develops recommendations and implement solutions that reflect customer and business needs.
  • Close cooperation with colleagues in other departments for efficient achievement of shared targets.
  • May provide general guidance to support team and/or train lower level support staff.
  • Travel to different locations.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Demonstrates a good grasp of knowledge and principles of system level design change through successful completion of assignments.
  • 5+ years of experience in design change in the following areas: complex mechanical, electrical and software systems, Bill of Material Management, and design change organization.
  • Bachelor of Science in engineering disciplines such as Mechanical, Electrical, Systems or Software Engineering.
  • Strong problem-solving skills leveraging known methodologies such as fault tree, fishbone, 5 why and others.
  • Ability to employ analytical skills in projects such as statistical data interpretation, computer simulations and complex calculations.
  • Capable of communicating effectively with various target audiences delivering content ranging from executive summaries to detailed technical explanations. Ability to graphically represent large data in simplified form.
  • Degree in related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite – Outlook, Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to oversee and control several projects at a time.

Even better if you have:

  • Knowledge of SAP.
  • Advanced degree may be substituted for experience, where applicable.
  • Good English language in speaking and writing for negotiating and for approaching shared targets.
  • Proven ability to work as a member of an international and multi-located team.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!