FLIR Systems Export Compliance Engineer in Wilsonville, Oregon

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At FLIR, we have a simple but ambitious mission: to develop market-leading thermal and sensing technologies which enhance everyday life. From saving energy, to saving lives FLIR is making a real difference in our world.Our products are used in a wide array of situations to rescue people in danger, detect criminals, conserve energy, navigate safely, provide security around the globe, and protect our environment.

We are looking for individuals who thrive on making an impact and want the excitement of being on a team that wins.

Job Description

The Global Trade Compliance (GTC) Export Compliance Engineer is responsible for developing, supporting, and maintaining FLIR’s GTC Jurisdiction & Classification (JC) program for export purposes. As a member of the GTC Export Compliance Team, the Export Compliance Engineer will work with engineering teams to understand and classify the products (hardware, software and technology) that FLIR exports -- and will serve as one of the primary GTC points of contact for JC determinations, training, and support worldwide.

The Export Compliance Engineer will be responsible for performing JC determinations and supporting the development of processes for:

  • making JC determinations

  • storing all determinations and related records

  • providing access to JC determinations to company employees and partners

  • ensuring JC determinations are migrated into SAP and other ERP systems as needed

The Export Compliance Engineer also will provide support for SAP GTS export controls as well as other projects for the GTC team. In addition, the Export Compliance Engineer will prepare, submit, and support JC-related government filings, including encryption reports, CCATS, and requests.Qualifications

  • Background in engineering or related field

  • Proficient in performing JC determinations for US, Canada and EU jurisdictions

  • Experience with SAP and GTS

  • Thorough understanding of military and dual use US and EU export regulations, particularly export classifications

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Proven attention to detail, analytical and organizational ability

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills

Other Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 additional years of experience in Global Trade Compliance, Engineering, or related experience

  • Preferred experience in high-tech or thermal Industry

  • Preferred experience working with U.S. government agency on export-related matters (e.g., Department of Commerce and/or Department of State)

FLIR and all of our employees are committed to conducting business with the highest ethical standards. We require all employees to comply with all applicable laws, regulations, rules and regulatory orders. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and high ethics is as important to us as our reputation for making innovative sensing solutions.

FLIR is an equal opportunity employer.

FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes technologies that enhance perception and awareness. We bring innovative sensing solutions into daily life through our thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locator systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and advanced threat detection systems.

FLIR Systems offers a fast-paced, dynamic environment that provides for a challenging career and the ability to achieve professional growth. It is the talent of our employees that sets us apart as the technology and market leader in the infrared community.