Today’s engineering teams face game-changing competitive and management challenges — and SRI’s engineering recruiters understand the stakes. Successful engineering staffing is based on finding talent that delivers — under strict time constraints and within tight budgets.
SRI engineering recruiters specifically seek out engineering contractors and candidates with cross-functional experience. Strong project management skills, sustainable design expertise and adaptability to today’s lean manufacturing environments are essential. Learn how SRI can help fill your open engineering jobs.

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A number of our engineering recruiters bring first-hand perspective to their engineering recruiting. With first-hand knowledge of today’s industry trends, like social and environmental responsibility, they’ve created a portfolio of the best candidates for your consideration.

Start your search by reviewing the SRI prescreened engineering contractors and candidate profiles below.


IL4132AW07 – CALIBRATION TECHNICIAN
Calibration Technician (ATA in Robotics and Electronics Technology) with 5+ years’ experience in the calibration industry and 4+ years’ experience in the quality assurance industry. Familiar with many of the industry standards, helped implement an ISO certified Quality Management System, and have been through multiple ISO and A2LA audits. Thorough understanding of physical and dimensional test equipment and test procedures.


YL4118SD07 – MECHANICAL ENGINEER
Skilled Mechanical Engineer (Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering) with 7 years of oil and gas industry experience, with expertise in pressure vessels, three-dimensional design, GD&T, high-precision manufacturing processes, product assembly and testing, technical writing, document control / management, BOM management, and PLM processes. Highly proficient in problem solving as well as design with focus on spatial awareness. Known for adaptability, creativity, and adding productivity to a team as a member or leader.


RA4118SD07 – DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Director of Operations (PhD Bioengineering; MS Biomedical Engineering; BS Mechanical Engineering / Materials Science) uniquely qualified to bridge the gap between academia and commercial experience in the medical device market. A proven project and team leader that successfully leveraged $3M early stage funding to take microfluidic product from idea to commercial readiness. Recognized as a strong communicator with peers and senior stakeholders including the company’s CEO and board members. Daily, seek to set clear expectations up and down the organization chart so that the R&D team can accomplish strategic metrics and company leadership can understand development timelines.


IC4115CAM07 – LEAN LEADER & OPERATIONS MANAGER
Results-driven and dedicated Lean Leader & Operations Manager (Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Marketing & Management) with 15+ years of consistent and demonstrable upward progression into senior management and leadership roles. Extensive knowledge of lean concepts for driving continuous improvement and increasing company revenue and profits. Proven leader in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Possesses skills in coaching and communication to develop high-performing work teams and drive results through employee empowerment, engagement, and education.


EA4118SD07 – MEDICAL PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONAL
Experienced Medical Product Development professional (PhD Physics and AM Physics; BS Physics; BA Mathematics) practiced in leading global cross-functional teams and driving strategic expansion of intellectual property (IP) portfolios. Over 15 years of product and technology development, including clinical imaging systems, single-use devices, and ultrasound transducers. Software development focuses on algorithms, analytics, and visualization. IP activities target portfolio development, landscape assessment, and licensing.


KA4123DS07 – ACOUSTIC ENGINEER
Acoustic Engineer (MS in Mechanical Engineering; BS in Mechanical Engineering), an innovative mechanical engineer with entrepreneurial spirit – 3 patent filings in progress and raised $120,000 during masters for developing an ultrasound-based device treating kidney cancer and hematuria. Experienced in designing, fabricating, characterizing, and testing of ultrasound beams, lenses, and transducers. Recipient of awards recognizing academic excellence and leadership skills.


VR4115CAM07 – DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS, PLANS, PROGRAMS, TRAINING
Mission-driven Director of Operations, Plans, Programs, Training (MA, Strategic Studies; MA, Operational Arts & Sciences; BS, Chemistry) with a track record of success in creating organizational value by turning strategy into action. Over 25 years of progressive experience directing diverse organizations of up to 6,000 people with locations worldwide. Skilled collaborator and team builder, adept at improving organizational performance by aligning strategies, processes, and people, to achieve transformational effects.


IL4132AW07 – SUPERVISOR, CNC MACHINIST, CNC & CMM PROGRAMMER, TIG WELDER
Supervisor, CNC Machinist, CNC & CMM Programmer, TIG Welder. Set up, adjust, and operate machines such as a manual mills or lathes, 4 axis Okuma, Mazak CNC mills or lathes, single and multiple spindle drill presses, grinding machines, and other machines of similar complexity to drill, punch, ream, turn, countersink, cut threads, and similar operations. Previous clients include Aerojet and Universal Avionics, Boeing, Data/IO, Siemens, and Navsea.


OI4132AW07 – MECHANICAL ENGINEER
Mechanical Engineer (Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering) with the heart of an inventor, a problem solver with the ability to design and build products. Experienced in bringing products from concept through production, with feedback from the customer and supplier throughout the process.


AAS4115CAM07 – OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL
Operations Management professional (Master of Business Administration; Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering) with 20 plus years’ experience driving strategic direction and change management implementation in aerospace, OEM, and contract manufacturing industries. Leadership execution is grounded on integrity, accountability, fact-driven assessments, casting clear vision, applying intuitive solutions, and solid business practices. Proven ability to exceed day-to-day fulfillment requirements while ensuring organizational alignment, building high-performance team cultures, developing key metrics, creating value stream maps, and fostering cross-functional team engagement.


AI4118SD07 – RESEARCH SCIENTIST
Incisive, highly-motivated, and forward-thinking Research Scientist (PhD, Nonlinear Optics and Laser Physics; Master of Science, Theoretical Physics) with medical device and project management experience and a successful record of researching, designing, and delivering product / quality improvements. Highly effective at addressing new challenges and delivering real and innovative results.


DE4132AW07 – MECHANICAL ENGINEER EIT
Detail-oriented Mechanical Engineer EIT (BSME) with analytical approach to product development. Excellent technical communication and reasoning skills. Solid understanding of mechanics and engineering principles. Open-minded and adaptive work philosophy for superior teamwork and coordination. Disciplined work ethic with strong commitment to personal responsibility.


OL4123DS07 – LEAN & OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL
Lean & Operations Management professional (Bachelor of Science, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management) who is successful in coaching, policy deployment, facilitation, and designing processes to improve efficiency. Sees the value in standardizing and simplifying processes using various lean tools. Focuses on the value of change, addressing resistance, and converting it to advocacy. Collaborative approach to problem solving, negotiation, and creating solutions that become standard business practices.


AE4123DS07 – DESIGNER
A creative and hardworking Designer (AA in Graphic Tool Design) that is determined to never stop learning and not afraid to take on new roles to complete a job on time. A self-motivated, customer-focused individual that seeks in-depth knowledge of the production process to create forward-thinking solutions that are practical for everyone. Believes that being considerate and constructive are the best forms of motivation and that success is only achieved as a team.


OAE4132AW07 – MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER
Mechanical Design Engineer (Bachelor of Science, Industrial Design; Associates, Fine Arts) with 10+ years specializing in creating cross-discipline design and engineering from top-down designs for regulated industries. Dedicated to process improvements while creating products and environments that improve people’s lives.


HH4123DS07 – NDI SPECIALIST
Senior NDI Specialist with over 8 years served in the Air Force (of which 3 years were served in a managerial position) and 11+ years of NDT and quality assurance experience combined. Strive to provide excellent inspection service in every aspect possible so that nothing is over looked. Certified Level II in all NDT inspection methods (PT, MT, EC, UT, & RT). Experience with many different NDT test instruments. Develops NDT testing procedures in multiple methods. Quality Assurance Inspector for 2+ years over various maintenance departments ensuring specification quality.


IA4132AW07 – OPERATIONS MANAGER
Experienced, senior-level Operations Manager (Bachelor of Science) with 25+ years of responsibility for both tactical management and strategic planning in a multi-site global operations environment. Strong knowledge of Six Sigma, lean manufacturing, VPP Star certification, ISO certification, health, safety, environmental, and human resources management.


IO4132AW07 – OPERATIONS MANAGER
Operations Manager (Associate / Technical Degree in Arc / Mig Welding) with proven success directing teams in union and nonunion environments for multimillion / billion-dollar manufacturers of automotive, motorcycle, aircraft, ships, agricultural and animal husbandry parts, equipment, and systems. Verifiable track record of developing and implementing policies, procedures, and programs increasing productivity, decreasing costs, controlling inventory, reducing waste, improving safety, ensuring quality, minimizing downtime, and enhancing profitability.


EO4123DS07 – TEST ENGINEER
Test Engineer (Bachelor of Science, Aeronautics & Astronautics), a committed professional acknowledged for success and impact in positions involving engineering design, test planning and operations, organizational messaging / communications, data analysis and presentation, and program / project management. A skilled strategic planner; innately organized. Elicits order from chaos and establishes cogent processes reflecting an organization’s mission, direction, and message. Adaptable; works effectively under pressure and thrives when challenged. Assimilates new information and systems quickly and effectively. Superior interpersonal and relationship-building skills; recognized as a leader and catalyst for collective achievement.


NS4123DS07 – PROJECT MANAGER / TECHNICAL PROFESSIONAL
Project Manager / Technical professional (Master of Business Administration in Finance; Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering) with 5+ years of experience managing $1 million+ project throughout the entire life cycle. Demonstrated ability to interpret scope requirements and develop plans to furnish and install mechanical equipment. Design and execute automated processes that increase data validity and accuracy while expediting deliverables in a lean environment. Excellent communicator and collaborator who interfaces with customers and stakeholders to resolve issues and control costs. Possess strong analytical, interpersonal, and organizational skills.


AO4132AW07 – QUALITY ASSURANCE INSPECTOR
Goal-oriented Quality Assurance Inspector dedicated to high levels of sanctification to ensure the company is successful and profitable. Possesses excellent communication skills. Quick learning curve. Time management with a variety of tasks and deadlines. Decision making and critical thinking. Quality Control Analysis. Team leadership skills.


AA4123DS07 – CIVIL ENGINEER
Entry-level Civil Engineer (Master of Technology, Structural Engineering; Bachelor of Technology, Civil Engineering) with interests in construction, architectural design, and public utility infrastructure (water resource management, power generation, and distribution). Focus areas include sustainability and environmental dynamics. Familiar with emerging construction techniques. Additional background contributing to large-scale structural engineering projects. Eager to embrace new challenges. Proficient knowledge of STAAD.Pro / AutoCAD. Civic Engineering License expected 2018.


IH4123DS07 – MECHANICAL ENGINEER
Mechanical Engineer (Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering) with four years of combined experience in manufacturing and product development. Entailed utilizing skills such as, but not limited to, rapid prototyping, tolerance analysis, functional analysis, verification testing, change implementation process, and cross-functional communication. Enjoy absorbing new skills from collaborative projects and team members.


AR4123DS07 – JOURNEYMAN BOILERMAKER
Journeyman Boilermaker with extensive experience as a lead welder specialist, including certification in multiple welding processes with a variety of alloys and metals. Proficient in interpretation of blueprints for fabrication of ASME code pressure vessels and designing and fabrication of piping systems with heat exchangers and steam boilers. Extensive experience with weld qualification testing and documentation of welders and certification. Team player in working to solve design issues on projects and uses continuous improvement to eliminate future issues. Educates and promotes safety as the number one objective for the work environment.


AW4118SD07 – PURCHASING & OPERATIONS MANAGER
Experienced Purchasing & Operations Manager, an experienced purchasing agent with two decades of persuasive and diplomatic negotiations experience, especially sourcing and inventory control, with a flair for on-time / on-budget domestic procurement. Has a strong materials background, everything from metals to lumber, chemicals to sundries, and more.


AE4123DS07 – PRODUCTION MANAGER
Production Manager (B.S. in Industrial Management), a growth-oriented and motivated professional in manufacturing with a strong background in production supervision. Managed departments of up to 37 people, cut costs, and increased productivity in departments managed.


EE4123DS07 – DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING
Results-driven Director of Engineering (Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering) with a proven track record of delivering results on projects requiring the use of state of the art technology. Resourceful manager that applies sound engineering rationale and problem-solving techniques to enable multifunctional teams to progress from concept to high-rate production seamlessly. Thrives in fast-paced, technically-challenging environments.


LO4123DS07 – OPERATIONS MANAGER
Operations Manager (Associate of Arts Degree) who oversaw company while it maintained an annual growth rate of 46%. Process improvement and new process development contributed to 67% increase in gross profit with 151% increase in EBITDA from 2015 to 2016, and 36% increase to gross profit with a 287% increase to EBITDA from 2016 to 2017. Lowered corporate financial liabilities by more than 15%. Proficient in effectively implementing new technologies to fulfill operational requirements and processes in high-demand situations.


AE4123DS07 – EXECUTIVE, GLOBAL STRATEGIST, ADVISOR
Executive, Global Strategist, and Advisor (Master of Business Studies, with Honors, Education; Bachelor of Science, General Engineering) with exceptional career success in providing transformational and visionary leadership to grow and improve business in highly competitive and challenging international, startup, turnaround, expansion, and emerging markets. Proactively balances the strategic, business development, and performance requirements of the organization, identifies issues, develops tactical blueprint, and ensures the attainment of business targets. Skilled and highly successful at managing the M&A process and integrating the people, processes, and systems of acquired companies.


UO4132AW07 – SUPPLY CHAIN & OPERATIONS MANAGER
Supply Chain & Operations Manager (Master of Business Administration: Entrepreneurship & Innovation; Bachelor of Arts: Marketing) with 5+ years of experience spread amongst a multi-national aerospace corporation and ground-breaking dietary supplement startup. A self-starter and detail-oriented, proficient at building and maintaining professional relationships as well as product development, negotiations, and process implementations.