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Sr Director, Manufacturing Engineering

Medtronic
Northridge, CA 91325
Sr Director, Manufacturing Engineering

Location:

Northridge, California, United States

Requisition #:

19000EAW

Post Date:

Aug 01, 2019


Careers That Change Lives


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.


A Day in the Life


Plans, directs and implements all aspects of the company's design and development of new medical device products or software systems.


May develop, evaluate, implement and maintain technical quality assurance and control systems or reliability systems and standards pertaining to materials, techniques, or company products.


Oversees the investigation and evaluation of existing technologies.


Guides the conceptualization of new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products.


Directs the development of new concepts from initial design to market release.


Manages feasibility studies of the design to determine if capable of functioning as intended.


Monitors documentation maintenance throughout all phases of research and development.


Organizes the coordination of activities with outside suppliers and consultants to ensure timely delivery.


Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.


A key responsibility is managing people which includes: accountability for mentoring, developing and coaching staff on meeting/exceeding performance expectations and defined objectives, providing leadership to staff ensuring the prioritization of strategic and department level initiatives to include defining performance goals and targets, conducting performance reviews, and staff 1:1s to guide performance management and employee development efforts and manage toward departmental goals.


Autonomy: Manages multiple departments or division that includes multiple teams led by managers and / or supervisors. Provides clear strong leadership on future direction. Establishes organizational policies in a major segment of the company. Performs work without appreciable direction.


Organizational Impact: Leads the development of the corporate strategy for own major business unit or function. Accountable for achievement of overall major business unit or function goals . Management authority to make significant business and strategic decisions. Decisions impact the financial performance, employees, or public image of the company. Typically has budget or PL accountability for one or more functional areas, geographies, divisions, product groups or service groups.


Innovation and Complexity: Champions innovation across the company recommending programs or projects and conceptualizing and developing new approaches. Problems and issues faced are complex, undefined and impact multiple businesses or functions, where information is typically difficult to obtain and extensive investigation to understand the root cause of problems is required.


Communication and Influence: Identifies, initiates, establishes and develops long term strategic relationships and alliances with key organizational stakeholders. Serves as principal spokesperson for the department, broad functional area or geography making recommendations to leaders and executives regarding strategic initiatives . Influences across functions and businesses to negotiate and gain cooperation on divergent objectives.


Leadership and Talent Management: Directs and controls one or more functional areas, geographies, divisions, product groups or service groups that include multiple teams led by directors and / or Sr Managers. Determines organizational structure and develops talent strategies . Develops management team to support strategic objectives . Authorizes hiring, firing, promotion and reward within own area.


Must Have: MinimumRequirements


Bachelors degree


Minimum of 15 years of relevant experience with 10+ years of managerial experience, or Advanced Degree with a minimum 13 years prior relevant experience, minimum of 10 years of managerial experience


About Medtronic


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.


We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.


Physical Job Requirements


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.


The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description 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.


EEO


It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-12

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