Engineering Chief / Manager--Inter-lux

Engineering Chief / Manager 

Inter-lux, Inc. is a commercial lighting fixture manufacturer specializing in high quality, high design LED architectural lighting. Our focus is on contemporary lighting products and manufacturing of indoor and outdoor lighting with emphasis on LED technologies. Inter-lux is located just south of Baltimore in Halethorpe, Maryland.

Under general direction, performs all aspects of the engineering functions within the organization. Provides technical guidance and ensures sound engineering procedures, effective use of facilities and systems, and maintains organizational standards and procedures. Leads engineering team in design, applications, improvements, readiness, production launch, and maintenance. Maintains regulatory code compliance such as UL/ETL.

Essential Functions of the job:

  • Performs all aspects of Engineering responsibilities.
  • Plans and implements engineering procedures, including milestones, activities, organization of documentation and requirements.
  • Develops and maintains engineering standards, including drawing standards.
  • Oversees the Engineering Change Notice (ECN) procedure and reviews work for completeness.
  • Assigns and performs test lab testing, particularly related to UL/ETL requirements.
  • Mentor to Engineering staff on technical studies, product design, applications, preparation of documentation, preparation of specifications and project management.
  • Reviews product design for compliance with safety, engineering principles, company standards, code compliance, customer contract requirements and related specifications.
  • Coordinates activities concerned with technical developments, scheduling, and resolving engineering design and test problems.
  • Evaluates and approves design and BOM changes, specifications, and drawing releases.
  • Assists other Engineers with project management.
  • Supports Manufacturing activities and technical needs.

Education and Experience:

Bachelors’ of Science Degree in Engineering from four-year college or university and at least 5 years related lighting experience.

Computer Skills:

Proficient and experienced using SolidWorks CAD and PDM document management. Microsoft Office products including Word, Outlook & Excel.

Finite Element Analysis (FEA) in SolidWorks Simulation, Computational Flow Dynamics (CFD) in SolidWorks Flow Simulation. Net Suites system and Photopia optic design are all a plus.

Job Type: Full-time

Interested candidates should contact carisa@inter-lux.com or steve@inter-lux.com.