Electronics Product Director

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description
This person is responsible for the development and maintenance of the Tracker avalanche transceiver line. Applicants must be able to execute and build on a vision outlined for the transceiver product category. Applicants must have a history of managing firmware and hardware engineers and bringing consumer electronics products to market. This position reports to the GM of BCA. Travel to suppliers in Asia and Europe required. Job Responsibilities • Manage multi-disciplined engineering team including hardware, firmware, and mechanical • Set work priorities • Manage and develop staff and contractors • Maintain and build agile team culture • Manage multi-year product development cycle • Drive technically sound decision-making • Maintain and build timelines, budgets and product requirements • Develop and support supply chain including manufacturing agreements • Meet product margin requirements • Follow strong process and documentation principles • Manage, maintain and update requirements including FCC/IC/CE compliance • Maintain and improve accountability and documentation of QC measures, ECO’s, manufacturing deviations • Support existing products • Responsible for product quality including manufacturing throughput to product failure analysis (returns) • Support production with technical manufacturing MP’s, fixtures, fallout resolution • Direct supply chain improvements • Responsible for department management • Annual budget • Expense authorization • Maintain space organization, software licenses, lab tools Required Skills • BSEE, BSCS or ME, Master’s degree preferred or equivalent experience • 5+ years consumer electrical engineering project management experience • Analytical and troubleshooting skills • Experience in global PCBA and enclosure supply chain management • Experience with PCBA layout, component selection, and assembly processes Desired Skills • Familiarity with management of firmware programming in C++ • Familiarity with Altium software is a plus • Experience with transceivers at the 457 KhZ frequency is a plus • Agile management, Jira experience a plus • Backcountry enthusiast a plus