Ecad Manager

Garmin International, Inc. Cary , NC 27518

Posted 4 months ago

As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve.

That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.Our products are engineered on the inside for life on the outside. That means our engineers dont just create productsthey inspire those who put them to the test.

They help us bring innovative GPS navigation and wearable technology to the automotive, aviation, marine, outdoor and fitness markets. Our productsand their skillsare built using some of the best technology in the industry. With so many ways to use your ingenuity, chances are you'll do your best work here.

We are seeking a full-time eCAD System Manager at our office in Cary, NC. In this role, you will serve as technical lead and chief architect for Garmins eCAD system, determines and organizes long range system objectives, identifies and implements system improvements and additional capability, and provides technical support to the larger Garmin PCB Design community. Other essential functions include:Enhance the PCB CAD (Computer Aided Design) tools

Participate in selection and deployment of PCB CAD software and hardware sufficient to support all PCB design activities

Develop and communicate PCB Design best practices, PCB Design for Manufacturability training and reference material with managers at all Garmin locations

Develop PCB CAD library strategy

Lead multiple projects simultaneously, some of which will be complex, large projects for enhancing Garmins ECAD software capabilities

Provide project guidance and leadership through definition of clear objectives, requirements, timelines and milestones to internal and external project team members

Provide technical mentoring and guidance to Design Engineers and PCB Designers on the ECAD system and PCB design activities Contribute inventions, new designs, and techniques regarded as significant advances to the PCB Design and product development process

Identify team needs and develop strategies to address them

Effectively represent Garmin among industry partners and peer groups as required

Participate in evaluation of proposed or ongoing projects/programsDemonstrate expert knowledge of Garmins PCB Design and product development processes and procedures

Provide additional leadership in cooperation with the team leader and other functional teams

Participate in recruiting activities as assigned

Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelors Degree in a technical discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience AND a minimum of 5 years of service as a Garmin Technical Lead PCB Designer or a minimum of 10 years experience performing a role substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description. Other requirements include:Outstanding academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a general rule) Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills Demonstrates a successful track record in managing exceedingly complex problems and providing successful solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious Must possess experience and proficient understanding in a wide range of electronics and board technologies

Must possess expert knowledge that is substantial and critical to Garmins PCB Design needs

Our benefits are designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life. They allow our associates to make their own decisions about their wellbeing and future and consistently rank Garmin as a top tier benefits provider when compared to other high-tech employers.

We offer a choice of high value medical, dental and vision plans with low or no premiums, to fit your and your familys preferences. In addition, Garmins financial benefits include a generous 401K retirement plan that provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.

Garmin offers many other benefits and perks ranging from wellbeing initiatives, educational assistance and career development, community charity support, and employee discounts just to name a few. Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veterans status, age or disability.

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Ecad Manager

Garmin International, Inc.