1+ months

Lead Project Engineer

Kelly Services
Wayne, NJ 07470
Lead Project Engineer (Wayne, New Jersey)

Client, a state-of-the-art manufacture of electron microscopy equipment, is currently hiring a Lead Project Engineer, Direct Hire. They take the most powerful microscopy on earth and make it work even harder for clients!

This position is responsible for leading and managing a world-class team that designs and develops market-leading high-speed camera products that are key to our success, as well as providing the requisite technical support for manufacturing and customer service when assistance is needed. Role entails project-related responsibility managing new camera development projects. As a leader of other technical professionals, the candidate should be a proven self-starter with demonstrated leadership abilities. The candidate must have proven experience with high-speed PCB design and digital electronics (FPGAs, embedded CPUs, RAM, Flash, high-speed serial interfaces, etc.) Demonstrated experience with embedded Linux is a plus. The candidate will also collaborate closely with mechanical engineers to ensure optimal packaging and cooling.

The job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Manages a team of 5 to 10 individuals as a functional manager/leader.

Manages leading-edge camera development projects encompassing high-speed digital and some analog HW solutions that contribute to our roadmap.

Executes to schedule and budget goals of the company.

Stays current with new sensor, camera, memory and high-speed digital imaging system technologies.

Ensures timely execution of new PCB designs, reviews and releases.

Balances cost with technology to create optimal market-leading solutions for realization of our technical roadmap.

Assists in root-cause diagnosis and solutions to support Continual Improvement and Customer Satisfaction.

Other duties as assigned.


FPGA experience / high-speed electronics experience a must (High speed digital camera or analog experience (not necessarily optical camera, but experience with FGA design, VHDL or Verilog, and /or schematic capture layout- and PCB release crucial).

PADS Schematic Capture / Layout experience (to review/release PCBs, FPGA design experience with VHDL/Verilog).

B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering. M.S. Engineering degree or equivalent a plus.

5-10 years experience preferred working in a fast-paced technological environment. 3 years experience working in a project managerial role.

Candidate should demonstrate experience in root cause analysis of problems, as well as design for manufacturability and test.

Proven Microsoft Project scheduling, Critical-path management, Project/product cost management, Risk management experience.

Excellent technical judgment and decision-making skills.

Experience with high-speed digital electronics.

Dependable, driven, teachable person with good work ethic.

Recognizes speed of execution as a competitive advantage for Vision Research and thus makes decisions and takes risks to support the rapid development of products and solutions.

Team player who desires working in a dynamic environment where effective team concepts are valued and practiced.

Desirable Skills:

Experience with CMOS image sensors/camera design is a plus.

Experience with switching and linear regulator and power supplies is a plus.

Optical knowledge/experience is a plus.

Client is opened to relocation. Majority of days can be remote but the right person is expected to reside within a reasonable commute distance to Wayne.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2021-08-09 Expires: 2021-10-07

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