Product Sustainability Senior Engineer - Austin, TX

  • Company: Dell
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Posted: October 19, 2017
  • Reference ID: R00752
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Product Sustainability Senior Engineer (Regulatory Senior Principal Engineer/Environmental Affairs Principal Engineer) - Austin, TX (R00752)

People make Dell so wherever in the world they work, everyone is rewarded for their contribution. Ready to develop your career in a truly global company? Within Global Operations at Dell, we are looking for an Environmental Affairs Principal Engineer to join our team in Austin, TX.

You will manage America's product environmental regulations & standards as well as drive implementation of key product environmental programs (materials substitution, eco-label design changes, etc.) across the Dell Technologies portfolio. You will be responsible for coordinating the documentation and communication of program requirements to product teams, various cross-functional teams and other stakeholders. You will build implementation plans and track execution of all affected products, identifying and helping to manage and mitigate risks while managing lowest cost of compliance. You will be expected to be able to communicate clearly through oral and written communications including the ability to present clear and concise information to team, internal customers, external customers and executives.

Role Responsibilities
-Monitor and influence Americas product environmental regulations & standards via active engagement in trade associations and direct engagement with policy makers
-Establish and lead Program team meetings, drive and track participation, set agendas, document meeting minutes, assign and track action items, drive timely issue resolution, manage risks, record documentation and provide executive management updates and develop milestone reviews as required
-Conduct periodic reviews to ensure project is on track and conducts post-project reviews
-Utilize relevant project management tools, systems, and applications. Ensure all project documentation is kept up to date and communicated to the relevant stakeholders on a timely basis
-Maintain and effectively communicate the Plan of Record (POR) and current status for the assigned programs at all times
-Maintain positive working relationships with peers, managers, and executives
-Regularly to review the business factors associated with your programs including competitive environment, product features, positioning in the portfolio & in the market, financials, supply/demand environment, quality, schedule, and program risks

-12+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor's degree or 8+ years with a Master's degree
-Experience in engaging trade associations, policy makers and standards bodies (IEEE, IEC, etc.)
-Advanced skills in Program management or technical management including planning, senior management interface and managing cross functional teams (core teams) for long term programs
-Strong leadership, organizing, and planning skills and demonstrate attentiveness to quality and productivity a must
-Strong analytical, problem solving, and priority setting skill, initiative and ability to work in a self-directed environment
-Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment
-Facilitation skills to lead meetings. Ability to build effective teams, lead extended teams, and meet deadlines
-Ability to manage daily workflow as required to meet departmental and customer requirements

Company Description
With more than 100,000 team members globally, we promote an environment that is rooted in the entrepreneurial spirit in which the company was founded. Dells team members are committed to serving our communities, regularly volunteering for over 1,500 non-profit organizations. The company has also received many accolades from employer of choice to energy conservation. Our team members follow an open approach to technology innovation and believe that technology is essential for human success.

Why work with us?
-Life at Dell means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology
-When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution
-Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationships
-We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential
-Our team members health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work

Dell is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.

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Job Family: Engineering Development
Job ID: R00752

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