Apr 15, 2021

Engineering Manager

Full time Design Engineering

Job Description

HARTING Americas is a subsidiary of HARTING Technology Group, a German-based global leader in the connector industry. We develop, manufacture and sell the world's most durable and reliable products and solutions for use in mechanical and plant engineering, broadcast and entertainment, factory automation, power generation and distribution as well as industrial electronics and telecommunication. 

SUMMARY: We are seeking an experienced, detail-oriented engineering manager to join our growing team. The Engineering Manager will play a key role in the overall success of our organization by planning, managing, and monitoring engineering functions. They will be responsible for overseeing various engineering projects, processes, budgets, and timelines and making any necessary adjustments in order to ensure successful completion. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. 

  • Provide oversight to projects to ensure successful execution to budget and cost goals while ensuring high customer satisfaction
  • Serve as the engineering leader and technical expert
  • Offer input on feasibility, risk, cost, schedules, capabilities, resource availability and contractual obligations for proposal development to ensure competitive estimates to customers
  • Ensure latest technologies and processes are adopted within HARTING by staying up to date on industry trends
  • Monitor and determine various staffing and training needs
  • Hire, train, and supervise engineering staff members
  • Spearhead various research and development initiatives to identify opportunities for new projects and improved processes
  • Communicate and collaborate with other managers, suppliers, and contractors
  • Prepare and deliver various engineering-related presentations, both internally and externally
  • Confer with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes.
  • May perform other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


  • Bachelor’s degree (BS) in engineering (EE or ME preferred) from four-year College or University;
  • 7-10 years engineering work experience in a related industry (electronics/backplane/ cable assembly manufacturing) and training.
  • Prior supervisory experience
  • Excellent written, oral and communication skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding of important QC principles

Our Culture: As a third generation, family-owned company, with over 75 years of history, we continue to create value and shape the future with technologies for people. You will discover that we work hard – to fulfill our personal, company, and customer goals, and in our commitment to our community with our holiday drives and our paid VTO (Voluntary Time Off). You will also discover that we like to have fun – like when we celebrate the holidays, host theme days and sweater parties, prost to Oktoberfest, and much more! 

HARTING USA offers an attractive total compensation package and employee benefits, including: 

  • 18 days PTO (Paid Time Off) to start – quickly earn more PTO as you stick with us (33 days max)
  • Medical, dental, and vision – several Blue Cross Blue Shield plan options to choose from
  • Company-sponsored life, AD&D, and short- and long-term disability – at no cost to employee
  • 401(k) with a 4% dollar-for-dollar match – fully vested upon eligibility!

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