Engineering Manager

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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 11/29/2016

Trimble Navigation Limited Westminster, CO

Westminster, CO
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



Trimble is recruiting for an Engineering Manager, Lifting Solutions to fill an opportunity in Westminster, CO.

Job Summary

The Lifting Solutions Division is looking for an exceptional engineering manager to be responsible for the leadership of the engineering department. The business model is shifting and the engineering challenges are becoming increasingly complex. You will have a successful track record of building and deploying successful products. You will thrive in a continuous delivery environment and will be excited by the prospect of building an entrepreneurial and innovative setting. You will also have the knack for taking two disparate (and geographically dispersed) engineering teams combine this into a single high performing organization.



Working in close collaboration with the Division s Chief Architect, responsible for providing overall delivery and soundness of the given technical solution

Responsible for developing and leading best effort approaches and delivery for engineering process development and manufacturability in product development

Management of all application engineering projects as well as monitoring the software integration and hardware performance for all OEM and aftermarket requests

Management and ensuring products meet required crane safety standards and wireless certification requirements for multiple geographies

Program manage multiple projects with varying timelines, including the definition of product development milestones, critical decision-making affecting technology and timelines under Lean Product Development processes

Cross functional and cross organizational collaboration to ensure optimization and leverage of engineering resources to drive the development of competitive products that meet customer needs

Identification and evaluation of emerging technologies, technical innovation, interfacing with and leveraging Trimble centralized and divisional engineering and at times engaging directly with end customers

Effectively manage, develop, acquire and grow engineering talent to meet the evolving needs of the business

The ability to plan and prioritize in a manner that facilitates development and improvement of solution architecture while also delivering against business objectives



3-5 years functional management of team size of 5-15 engineers

Knowledge or experience with development platforms including cloud, desktop and mobile; hardware development or technical leadership through to manufacturing a strong plus

Cloud architecture and application development required

Ability to multi-task in a demanding and deadline driven environment with minimum supervision

Led change management within disparate teams and entities

Proven track record in completing design engineering projects within cost, meeting schedules and delivering a quality product

Proven success in building high performance teams in disparate international geographies



BS Electrical Engineering or other related engineering discipline, MSEE preferred

10+ years of proven engineering leadership experience in technology company

Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. From purpose built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware and services are transforming a broad range of industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics.

Those who successfully lead others to meet our objectives are vital to our organization. Leadership at Trimble is much more than simply exercising assigned authority; we expect our leaders to embrace a mission-focused leadership style, by continually adapting to circumstances while not losing sight of the end goal; demonstrating strength of character, intellect and the ability to convert ideas to reality.

Trimble is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected factor. EOE/M/F/V/D