Rogers Corporation Innovator I Electrical Engineer in Burlington, Massachusetts
Who We Are and What We Are All About:
Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world through a career with Rogers Corporation. At Rogers, our innovative materials technologies enable breakthroughs in clean technology, internet connectivity, mass transit and more -- but it’s our people that set us apart. Integrity and respect are at the heart of how we work. We excel at building enduring relationships that foster trust with our colleagues and business partners. We work creatively and cross-functionally a rewarding work environment. For a brighter tomorrow, explore Rogers today across the globe to deliver unique solutions to our customers in the United States, Europe and Asia.
The role of the Innovator EE (I-EE) is to evaluate, develop, and demonstrate early-stage performance/capability for new materials technology as a part of new business and strategic market growth initiatives. The I-EE interfaces and cooperation with University, government, and peer corporate partners as well as organic development effort to identify and/or generate suitable technologies and/or works with the Rogers Innovation and R&D teams to deliver working prototypes to customers for feedback. The R&D professional has a desire for embracing responsibility. The role is accountable for execution of research and early stage development of new product technology which can significantly impact the profitable growth of the corporation. The Innovator EE will deliver valuable technologies and products to the company, and demonstrate technical competence, commercial urgency, good communication skills, and an understanding of technical product commercialization.
Work closely in a cross functional team with Research, Product Engineering, and Manufacturing, to research and develop new products and product enhancements
Works with others to develop project plans and produce functional prototypes, test the product performance, assess and document the performance results
Successfully interact with external technical resources (both academic and peers), commercial partners, and internal technical and operational resources
Evaluates datasheet specifications, sourcing and procuring components for test systems, new test equipment and demonstration prototypes
Work with product suppliers to identify and procure needed components and materials for product designs
Accountable/responsible for safety in the lab and office space
Responsible for accurate bill of materials, quality control and adherence to Rogers’ procedures, and all documentation of new product designs
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions/. /
Required Education and Experience: ** *
BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent work place experience.
2-5 years of experience with success in the development, evaluation and in achieving milestones towards the commercialization of applied materials or components development for the electronics industry
Ability to work independently, plan, organize and oversee multiple research projects
Ability to travel up to 20% to other Rogers locations and company partners in the U.S. and abroad
Must be a self-motivated individual with excellent communication and time management skills who is well organized, meticulous and be able to tune in different types of experimental work.
Learning on the Fly
Drive for Results
Dealing with Ambiguity
Ethics & Values
Integrity & Trust Preferred Education and Experience:
BS or MS in Electrical Engineering
Good analytical and reasoning skills Supervisory Responsibility:
Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
How You Can Apply for this Position:
Visit us at: www.rogerscorp.com/careers to apply!
With an outstanding work environment, vast developmental opportunities, and a top- notch benefit package, it is no wonder a large majority of our employees have been with us longer than 10 years. Come join a winning team!
In addition to a competitive salary package, we offer:
Comprehensive health plans that include medical, dental, vision, and access to complementary and alternative medicine coverage
Wellness program, including fitness membership reimbursements
401(k) with company match
Participation in discretionary bonus plan
Employee stock ownership plan
Generous vacation plan
Strong work/family and employee assistance programs
Tuition reimbursement program
Employee discount program
Excellent training and development opportunities
Rogers Employees Federal Credit Union
About Rogers Corporation :
Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) is a global leader in engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With more than 180 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high performance solutions that enable clean energy, internet connectivity, and safety and protection applications, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers delivers Power Electronics Solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy; Elastomeric Materials Solutions for sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel; and Advanced Connectivity Solutions for wireless infrastructure, automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Connecticut (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary, and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com . * *
Title: Innovator I Electrical Engineer
Requisition ID: 170000FK