Engine Controls Project Engineer

  • location: Windsor, CT
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $28 - $34 per hour

job description

Engine Controls Project Engineer

job summary:
Randstad Engineering Solutions is looking for a qualified Project Engineer to provide support to a global producer of commercial engine controls in the Windsor Locks, CT area.

Job Description:

We are seeking a Project Engineer with a computer science or electrical engineering background and project management experience to provide support to the Engine Controls group.

You will be expected to:

- Drive progress with multiple team members to maintain schedules

- Plan, schedule, and manage IPD meetings, tabulate actions, and conduct followup with owners to ensure actions are closed with both internal and external customers.

- Provide Earned Value data reporting

- Create, track, and release presentations, drawings, coordination memos, and reports

- Participate in Design Reviews, risk management reviews, and program reviews

- Track hardware and testing, including coordinating test setups and conducting testing per the test plan

Qualified candidates will have the ability to manage Earned Value (EVMS), use Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) tools and MS Project and Excel for project planning. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to drive a project to completion, are required. Preference will be given to candidates with PMP or CAMP type certification in project management, and a background in electronics or digital controls. Experience with SAP and EPEC-PLM/Teamcenter or similar configuration tools would be a plus.

Degree requirements: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electric Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering

Industry: Avionics

Development Processes: Structured (e.g. DO-178B like), Aerospace Industry Standards

Development Environment: MS Project

Communication Skills:

Excellent writtien skills and professional communication skills

Clear and concise verbal communicator

Ability to lead meetings; presentation skills/experience

Leadership Skills:

Must be a motivated, assertive individual who can drive a project to meet deadlines

Required Skills:

MS Office, specifically Project, Excel

Bachelors Degree in CS, CE, EE, or AE


These would be a plus:

EPEC-PLM/Teamcenter experience

PMP/CAMP certification or training

Digital Controls background


Please consider this exciting opportunity to join a large and growing Engineering Solutions team with the potential of supporting multiple high profile customers on a variety of products using exciting technologies.

Randstad Referral Program:

Know someone who might be a fit for this job? Randstad's referral program pays up to $500 if we hire your referral! Contact us for details!

Randstad Engineering Solutions is a national provider of Electronics Product Development related Solutions services to various industries including Avionics, Medical Devices, Automotive, Communications and more. We have 8 delivery centers nationally but also provide onsite support to many of our customers.

ISO9001:2015 / AS9100D certified.

location: Windsor, Connecticut
job type: Contract
salary: $28 - 34 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
MS Office, specifically Project, Excel

Bachelors Degree in CS, CE, EE, or AE


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
  • ERP

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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