Vice President Engineering SustainX
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Responsible for the engineering, project management supply chain and field operations of SustainX?s energy storage system. Develop and implement appropriate business, engineering, supply chain and project management practices and lead the development of a world-class team of professionals. Manage all aspects of pilot system refinement, demonstration system design and engineering; oversee the research and development efforts of our next generation systems. Develop and plan the general execution of large-scale projects. Responsible for the preparation of the project execution plan. Prepare and maintain project engineering budgets and schedules. Work closely with the supply chain and manufacturing team to ensure product is designed and engineered for scalability and manufacturability. Implement best practices and metrics to meet development milestones and deadlines while overseeing and managing all product certification processes, testing and quality control procedures. Identify potential bottlenecks, develop alternative scenarios and focus on meeting project timelines. Lead the preparation and review of cost forecasts and other project control reviews with the appropriate project team members. Lead component co-development efforts as appropriate. Validate SustainX?s system at the component level while focusing on meeting the integrated system design objectives, including cost, reliability and performance over a long period of time. Ensure quality testing and safety are integral parts of engineering process and that product lifespan continues to be a key differentiator of SustainX technology. Lead the design and implementation of engineering infrastructure necessary to scale the organization successfully. This will include, but will not be limited to: document control systems, software controls, drawing revision controls and appropriate vaults and protection technology. Work with customers and partners as appropriate to ensure that design improvements around ?ease of installation? are built into each product release. Collaborate with other members of the executive and management team to ensure organizational readiness for product deployment. Build and retain the most effective and skilled engineering team consisting of mechanical,electrical and system engineering experts who have designed and delivered complex system level power infrastructure products. Plan, direct, and control the strategic direction of Engineering; establish the scope of internal funding for projects; and establish goals for key projects. Review,summarize, and regularly update the product development plan and budget of the Company in concert with the development of the business plan..
A bachelor?s degree or foreign equivalent in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or related discipline followed by 15 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in technology development with infrastructure systems in the areas power generation or process industries.
Experience must include the following, which may be gained concurrently:
15 years of experience developing and deploying complex, electro-mechanical systems from concept through prototype, manufacturing and then to market. Must have designed and shipped commercially integrated products.
10 years of experience in implementing best practices and processes across new product development, sustaining engineering, DFM/manufacturing engineering
10 years of experience as a senior level manager.
5 years of experience in surveying the technology landscape and identifying complimentary technologies in materials, components and systems that will help lower BOM costs and drive production efficiencies
4 years of budget control more than $3m
3 years of experience in directly leading large scale, market focused new technology NPI programs from conception with budget in order of$10m
4 years senior level experience working directly in the renewable industry
2 years experience implementing Model Based Design Control systems into power generated machinery
Must have experience in early stage venture backed organizations within the renewable sector.
Please note that domestic and international travel is required 30% of the time.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED