Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment in the world, with a significant presence in the commercial pool market that is continuously growing. Headquartered in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hayward designs, manufactures and markets a full line of residential and commercial pool and spa equipment including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, salt chlorinators, automation, lighting, safety, flow control and energy solutions.
For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting edge, advanced pool and spa equipment. Hayward listens to our customers’ needs and makes sure they are implemented during the design and manufacturing process. The goal is to become the preferred brand of choice with every residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.
This position will be based in our North Kingstown, Rhode Island facility, and will report to the Engineering Director. The Manager of Platform Engineering will be responsible for all NPD and Sustaining projects for Pool Controls, Chemical Automation/Sanitization and Lighting developments at our Rhode Island facility (HRI). The Manager of Platform Engineering is a leadership position with the Project Engineering and Project Management staff reporting directly to the role. This position includes project oversight, creation and definition of best practices and methods for project management, and a complete understanding of the product development processes. The Manager of Platform Engineering will provide oversight for platform architecture and product design execution from concept through volume production utilizing a cross-functional team to ensure that the highest levels of design reliability, quality and performance are observed.