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Engineering Project Assistant - Sr Engineering Project Assistant 2

Description:
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an Engineering Project Assistant - Sr , in Cedar Rapids, IA.
Job Responsibilities could include:

● Edits format of software/hardware documentation. Interfaces with technicians, engineers and engineering managers to edit/format documentation. Verifies change requests are in the proper state and implements into documentation. Performs data conversion using various application media for software development or project file maintenance.

● Perform as primary focal point, coordinating, tracking and reporting status for inquiries and problem resolution during the pre-release, release, and revision of development/product related documentation.

● Provides tools expertise and support to Engineering: MS Office Apps, requirements capture databases, change management and tracking tools. Generate reports as required.

● Operates within a Scaled Agile Framework environment and performs related duties to enable the team to work efficiently.

● Supports preparation of presentations. Supports development of engineering web pages.

● Collects metrics and prepares presentation materials for analysis.

● Ability to generate reports in MS Excel, analyze and interpret data.

● Assists in tracking action items, and tasks in the change management tools.

● Facilitates the Bid & Proposal process and follows up with bidding engineers in order to meet deadlines.

● Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. Serves as a liaison between engineering teams, management and the customer.

● Builds productive working relationships internally and externally on occasion. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data requiring some explanation or interpretation.

● Generally works on moderately difficult assignments which are given in terms of objectives to be accomplished and priorities to be followed. Requires judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations.

● Normally receives little instruction on routine work, general instructions on new projects or assignments. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy.
Job Skills & Attributes:

• Cooperation - Recognizes that individual goals contribute toward accomplishing team outcomes.

• Coordinating - Demonstrates the ability to circulate information through the proper channels.

• Customer Service Orientation - Generally applies fundamental service techniques and adheres to proper customer procedures when interacting with customers.

• Dependability - Demonstrates the ability to follow through with work assignments and support management's policies and procedures. • Detail Orientation - Is able to provide the status of work assignments at any time and can quickly produce any documentation or information that is needed.

• Relationships - Displays a compassionate attitude toward the needs of others.

• Time Management - Maintains a daily to-do list which helps to prioritize schedule.

• Writing - Uses language that is business appropriate in written documents.



Knowledge, Tools and Skills:

Must Have:

● Ability to communicate with a wide variety of technical and management personnel.

● Be a forward thinker and collaborate well in a team environment.

● Ability to work remotely and independently.

● Possess extensive PC tool knowledge in Microsoft Office applications: ○ Word, Excel, Powerpoint

● Commitment to learning new tools and processes.

● High School Diploma



Nice To Have:

● Experience in Jama, DOORS, Jira, Confluence, Subversion, Ariba, SAP.

● Ability to coordinate multiple engineering projects simultaneously.



Minimum Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent plus 8 years experience.
 
Job Number: 2110123353
Job Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 01/06/2021
Last Updated: 01/21/2021
Firm Name: PDS TECHNICAL SERVICES
Attention: Jason Andrzejewski
Address: P O BOX 619820
City, State: DALLAS, TX 75261-9820
Phone: 214/647-9600
800 Phone: 800/270-4737
Fax Phone: 214/647-9636
Email: cecjnrt@pdstech.com
Website: https://pdsjobs.force.com/candidates/job_detail?id=a1i1T000003PNOqQAO&URLSource=cjhunter

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