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Manager, Engineering

REQ: REQ-133253 Engineering

Panasonic Connect
  • Newark, NJ, United States
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Panasonic – Manager, Engineering

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What You’ll Get to Do:

 You will ensure that procedures are developed, and the execution of new system components testing is established in order to grow the KAIROS eco-system.  As the lead KAIROS technical resource, collaborating with Product Management to maintain and update the KAIROS Engineering Lab used for remote and in-person demonstrations will be primary responsibilities.  This key TEAM KAIROS member will have an entrepreneurial attitude and desire to participate in a fast paced, new technology environment. 

  •  Provide strategic direction and day to day leadership to the Engineering team. Coach and develop team members by giving guidance, suggestions, and feedback to build their capabilities. Resolve critical issues and design matters by employing in-depth knowledge, theories, concepts and techniques to find unique solutions.
  • Ensure the team is collaborating with system integrators, consultants, KAIROS development team and third-party engineering resources to advise system architectures, for new KAIROS deployments and upgrades; including documentation of system configurations and installation certifications. Participate in pre-sales customer communication and review / approve sales proposals and escalate concerns to product management and/or product development before quote finalization.
  • Support technology demonstrations using hands-on integration as well as product value propositions through verbal, written and visual communication. Work closely with sales and KAIROS Solution Training Manager to support and train third party integrators resellers & consultants and keep strategic partners up to date on new developments from Panasonic and key partners.
  • Participate in maintaining, operating and updating KAIROS Engineering Lab along with demo equipment for remote and in person demonstration routinely. 

What You'll Bring:

Education and Experience:

  • Preferred B.S. Degree in the following areas: Computer Science, Broadcast or AV/IT Engineering, Information Systems or similar.
  • 7 to 10 Years on site network or broadcast system deployment or installation projects.
  • Extensive practical management experience in the electronics service industry.
  • Experience in configuring IP networks and maintaining servers such as Cisco, AVIXA, and SMPTE Certifications are required.
  • Excellent knowledge of Live Production Switchers, IP Streaming, IP control, IP Networking and related applications.  Experience in managing network or broadcast system under time sensitive constraints.
  • Experience configuring server-based media systems linux preferred

Problem Solving: 

  • Results orientated with an eye for quality.
  • Attention to details with a strong track record of delivering results according to project schedules, with minimal oversight.
  • Proficient in verbal communication skills including presentation to large audiences. 
  • Ability to develop and foster collaborative working relationships with the customer, project managers and team members. 
  • Ability to effectively present information to team members, cross department, customers and prospects.

Other Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic environment with minimal day to day direction.
  • Ability to travel 60 percent of the time.  

What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Pet Insurance
  • Paid Parental Care Leave
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Flexible Work Program
  • Volunteer time Off
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Total Well Being Program

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.

All applicants to PNA are subject to the Company’s mandatory vaccination policy.  All employees are required to be fully vaccinated with an authorized COVID-19 vaccine as a condition of employment, unless they are eligible for and obtain an exemption based on a reasonable accommodation because of a disability or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.

REQ: REQ-133253 Engineering

  • Newark, NJ, United States
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