Dir., Engineering

Job ID #:  1678
Company:  Evident
Posting Date:  Jun 14, 2024



Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At EVIDENT, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day.


Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

 The Director of Engineering is responsible for providing management and leadership for a Production and NIP Environment.  This role is responsible for strategic business planning and ensures the organization and technological growth while keeping up with industry and academic advancements in order to identify advanced technologies or markets.

Job Duties

Accountability for quality, cost, and delivery for all projects in a program. Excels in execution; Works proactively with the PMO & Manufacturing to oversee Production deliverables for OTD, Cost reduction, innovation, and efficiency gains; Direct PLM & ERP system execution in a high mix low volume environment; Drives efficiencies in development by implementing platforms, efficient tools and methods. Works with site leaders and Director- Engineering Strategy and Technology to establish best development practices; Efficiently organizes work within the program, removes roadblocks in real-time by collaborating with program leads and other parts of the business; Leads the engineering disciplines within the program to ensure product performance and quality exceeds customers’ expectations. Passionate to deliver products on time with high quality; Responsible for Program Baseline (Key program milestones, top-down budget by program components, key performance parameter, Program Org Chart,) in accordance with the Corporate Product Roadmap; Manages business, customer, and staff expectations

Job Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering discipline
  • 10+ years experience in product development of technically challenging products
  • 5+ years experience in leadership role overseeing and/or managing engineers

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

EVIDENT is passionate about the solutions it creates for the life sciences and industrial equipment industries. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world. Today, EVIDENT’s solutions range from industrial microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing technology and x-ray analyzers. These products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement applications. Serving customers in fields such as manufacturing, maintenance, and environment and natural resources, EVIDENT’s technology contributes to the quality of products and adds to the safety of industrial infrastructure and facilities. For more information, Click Here.

It is the policy of EVIDENT to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Pennsylvania (US-PA) || State College || 

Nearest Major Market: State College