Engineering Manager

CDI Corporation Durham, NC

?CDI is looking for an Engineering Manager in the Raleigh-Durham area. This is a must have role that we are looking to interview and high for immediately. The right candidate will be a "Working Manager" that leads a team while still doing the actual engineering and design work. Aerospace industry experience is ideal but not required, and someone who is strong with Electro-mechanical devices is a must.


  • Direct new product design, maintenance of existing product designs, process/manufacturing engineering, and development of product specifications and tooling design activities
  • Manage and design new electro-mechanical products including motors, resolvers, encoders, etc…
  • Provide technical leadership to develop, maintain, and improve our manufacturing processes
  • Ensure new product designs are consistent with manufacturing and component sourcing capabilities and within cost objectives
  • Provides technical support to troubleshoot and investigate issues, create solutions and implement design improvements to resolve technical issues
  • Interface with customers and suppliers to develop a thorough understanding of technical requirements
  • Identifies cost savings and continuous improvement opportunities without compromising quality or schedule requirements
  • Maintain high standard of integrity and transparency with all customers, internal and external


  • Four (4) year degree in an engineering field required
  • Eight (8) years of experience with electro-mechanical components (motors, resolvers, etc…)
  • Experience with design to specification required
  • Management experience preferred
  • Experience within aerospace industry preferred
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and SolidWorks
  • Microsoft Office proficiency is required. Microsoft Project experience is desirable
  • Excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Willing and able to work in a dynamic team environment