What is project engineer job description? A Project Engineer is a professional who is responsible for all technical and engineering aspects of their assigned projects. They plan, schedule, predict, and manage all the technical tasks of their assigned project to assure accuracy, proper resources, and quality from start to finish. Knowledge of design software, including AutoCAD and CAD/CAM Circuit Design. Organization and problem-solving skills. Ability use software for collaboration and time management. Experience with inventory control and process improvement. Strong time management and analytical skills.