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Manager, Engineering

Requisition ID:  108858
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Troy (3115)

Troy, IN, United States, 47588


Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”.
These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 10,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Job Designation

The Manager, l Engineering leads the design  and manufacturing Engineering team and directs the strategic goals, while aligning tasks with Meggitt's policies and procedures.  Manages the mechanical development processes to ensure alignment with customers qualifications. Participates in decision making that will have a significant impact on the product.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Leads and directs the engineering team to obtain optimum productivity, while reaching team objectives
  • Directs mechanical design activities to meet company requirements
  • Manages crisis resolution to ensure continuous flow of product development, within designated budget
  • Optimizes product development costs while maintaining budget goals
  • Manages engineering team staff including performance reviews, development, mentoring and training needs
  • Reduces costs and improves mechanical designs and development processes, using best practices and professional knowledge
  • Provides managerial support to the strategic goals
  • Leads and directs work for team of employees as defined by business needs
  • Manages staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary


Job Specifications

Education : Post-secondary degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Certifications :
Years Experience :
15 years or more of relevant experience
Skills :

  • Strong ability to lead, plan and direct the Engineering Team
  • Experienced in New Product Introduction 
  • Demonstrated engineering expertise, and ability to improve products or services by applying professional and business knowledge
  • Strong attention to detail, good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize with changing situations
  • Solid analytical skills and judgment to proactively identify and solve increasingly complex problems
  • Demonstrated use of the latest technology to enhance the growth of an organization
  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion


Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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