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Director of Engineering

Hueman PE Talent Solutions
South Windsor, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Director of Engineering – Aerospace Manufacturer

Capewell is hiring a Director of Engineering to work onsite, full-time(9/80 work schedule) in South Windsor, Connecticut.

As a Director of Engineering for Capewell’s South Windsor, CT operations, you will be responsible and accountable for overall management, synchronization, and direction of the Engineering Department, inclusive of all Capewell locations (Connecticut, Virginia, and the United Kingdom). The Engineering Department is the centerpiece for Capewell’s development of customer-focused mission[1]critical solutions, while also supporting manufacturing, the next generation of new products with both internal and external funding, and represents the company’s technical expertise to customers.

Capewell, a member of the Argosy Capital portfolio of companies, is focused on providing custom-engineered solutions for military services that increase survivability and improve mission success for those that operate globally in dangerous environments supporting national security and other critical missions. Through significant growth and leveraging their legacy, Capewell is the globally recognized expert for aerial delivery and aviation survivability through customized engineering-focused thought leadership and development of premium, highly proprietary solutions, products, and training systems for U.S. and select Partner Nations’ military services.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have leadership and staff management experience in a complex, high tempo, dynamic environment.
  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering, preferably mechanical, with a minimum of 10 years of Engineering experience. Ideally, the experience should include military/ aerospace design (structural, electrical), stress analysis (FE, classical), programming (LabVIEW, Excel VBA), drawing (3D CAD, engineering masters), testing (structural and electrical).
  • Must have excellent communication skills, oral and written.
  • Must be highly organized with superb time management skills.
  • Must be logical, innovative and creative while solving complex problems.
  • Must be an inspirational Team Builder who can form and manage high performance cross[1]functional teams.
  • Must be able to travel to customer facilities and other locations. (20% travel)
  • Experience with defense or aerospace related laws and regulations is necessary.
  • Experience with government contracting process, rules, and regulations is preferred.
  • Must act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
  • Must be able to access and navigate each department at the organization’s facilities.
  • Prior U.S. Military service and experience is desired.
  • Must be a US Citizen, and capable of obtaining a U.S. Secret Clearance.

Capewell, is a respected provider of engineered products for aerial delivery, life support and tactical gear for military, law enforcement and humanitarian agencies worldwide. Founded in 1881, Capewell has thrived by helping customers conceive, engineer, prototype, manufacture, and field test products that must perform flawlessly in critical situations.

If you are interested in learning more about a career with Capewell as a Director of Engineering, apply today!

Hueman PE Talent Solutions


South Windsor, CT
06074 USA