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USA - Principal Engineer

Apex Systems Round Lake Illinois Contractor
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Principal Engineer 

Displays standard engineering principles to resolve difficult problems, from conception to final design with team input. Plans, schedules and leads project assignments in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of various engineering techniques, procedures and criteria with minimal guidance.

The incumbent will perform other duties assigned. 
1) With minimal guidance, schedules and leads a team through the planning and execution of a smaller project or defined piece of a larger project. This includes constructing detailed, accurate project schedules, interfacing with development groups and technical support groups. 
2) Devises new approaches to complex problems through adaptations and modifications of standard technical principles. 
3) Ability to prioritize multiple tasks. 
4) Supervises/coordinates an engineer and/or technicians on assigned work. 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. 
1) Display a solid understanding of theories/practices utilized by other disciplines outside primary area of expertise. 
2) Ability to convince management on courses of action with minimal assistance using both written and verbal methods. 
3) Effectively operate in and may facilitate cross-functional teams with guidance. 
4) Must be able to provide solutions that reflect understanding business objectives and cost implications. 

Education / Experience 
Bachelors of Science in Engineering 
5 - 8 years recent, related experience in a regulated industry 

Software: Microsoft: Word, Excel, Outlook; Trackwise 8; any experience with Stats software a plus. 

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Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at Phone number blocked - click to apply

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