Systems Engineer – Technical Lead

Design Engineering, Full Time


As a Systems Engineer – Technical Lead, you will serve as the technical lead on our most complex development projects.  You will perform design activities at the system level and will coordinate cross-functional technical teams in the design and development of custom electromechanical and electronics-based products for Enercon and its customers.

Functions & Responsibilities

In the role of Systems Engineer – Technical Lead:

  • You will work closely with the Program Manager to coordinate development activities and to make cross-functional technical decisions in the context of a project.
  • You will be responsible for the technical success of a project team in the design and development of complex electromechanical, electronics-based, and embedded systems-based products.
  • You will provide technical leadership within projects – identifying required development activities and directing other design team members in completing those activities.
  • You will collaborate with project team members to identify product requirements and develop design strategies using the best approach based on performance, cost, and resources.
  • You will architect products – selecting technologies to be used as well as identifying how functionality will be distributed across hardware and software.
  • You will contribute directly to product designs – supplementing electrical, mechanical, and firmware design resources on the team.
  • You will lead bring-up, debugging, and system integration activities for new products.
  • You will lead the project team in the completion of DHF deliverables including design documentation, risk management, and compliance requirements.
  • You will support cross-functional team members on design transfer activities including the development of assembly processes and production test solutions.
  • You will work with Program Managers to quote development work and plan/maintain the project schedule for development programs.
  • You will document ideas, designs, specifications, and instructions to Enercon’s standards.

Job Requirements

The skills you need to succeed:

  • You must demonstrate experience and expertise in the design and development of electromechanical, electronics-based, and/or embedded system-based products.
  • You must have a working understanding of the technical aspects associated with electronics systems design, including electronics design, firmware development, and mechanical design.
  • You must have communication and technical leadership skills needed to interface with the customer and direct a technical team through a development project.
  • You should be familiar with tools commonly used in product development projects – Jira, Git, MS Project, Visio, etc.
  • You should have knowledge of regulatory requirements that may affect a design such as ISO, UL, and IEC. Experience in medical device development specifically is a strong plus.
  • You must be able to identify and execute design tasks as well as provide technical direction to others with a minimum of supervision
  • You must possess good interpersonal skills and have the ability to work between multiple departments in carrying out this position’s duties.

Educational Requirements

Education and experience of a successful candidate:

  • A 4-year degree or equivalent experience in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related engineering discipline.
  • A minimum of 5 years of electronics product development or equivalent experience. 8+ years preferred.


Enercon Technologies offers a competitive benefits package