DISH Senior Engineering Manager in Littleton, Colorado

DISH’s Manufacturing team ensures the high quality condition of millions of satellite receivers and remote controls. State-of-the-art facilities in El Paso, TX, Spartanburg, SC, and Englewood, CO, use advanced diagnostic tools and automated equipment to test, refurbish and redistribute hardware to customers.

The Senior Engineering Manager will drive excellence by providing leadership, technical expertise and employee mentorship for team members in Littleton, CO.


  • Collaborate with Program Manager for development of enterprise wide, complex projects

  • Manage the evaluation of a variety of factors (e.g., reporting formats, cost limitations, security restrictions, etc.) to determine product configuration

  • Design and implement testing methodology, as well as prepares and maintains documentation

  • Coordinate activities for single focus groups

  • Set group goals and evaluating group performance at enterprise wide level

  • Engage in the typical responsibilities of a manager requiring planning, evaluating, organizing, integrating, and delegating

  • Conduct performance appraisals, training and development, etc.

  • Enforce standards, policies, and procedures

This list is not meant to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties and responsibilities assigned to this position and other duties may be assigned.


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.


  • Master’s degree in related field

  • Seven to ten years of experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • This position requires relocation to Denver, CO

  • Excellent knowledge of Lean Manufacturing.

  • Excel in matrix organization and possess strong teambuilding, leadership, interpersonal skills and abilities to motivate and communicate with all levels of personnel.

  • Ability to facilitate, support, and implement change within the organization.

  • Effective project management, time management and delegation.

  • Ability to prioritize and allocate resources to align with department/company goal.

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.

  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.

  • Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conforms to prescribed style and format

  • Ability to effectively present information to upper management, public groups, and/or board of directors


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This is not a comprehensive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and fingers; and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, ability to adjust focus, read and interpret documents and instructions; frequent identification of letters, numbers, and symbols in a warehouse or office environment. This position may require sitting for long periods of time at a workstation. The employee must have the ability to use a keyboard and equipment typically found in a warehouse or office work setting. Individuals must have the ability to lift 45 lbs. and stand for long periods of time.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position works in/near moving mechanical parts and may be in a non-temperature controlled work environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Manufacturing/warehouse environment and/or standard office environment.

Vacancy Name: 2018-44808

External Company Name: DISH Purchasing Corporation

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Street: 5701 S SANTA FE DRIVE