Director, Imaging Platform

Job TitleDirector, Imaging Platform

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

The Director, Imaging Platform role will provide overall leadership of all CT/AMI Imaging activities and strategy for all CT/AMI Imaging Activities. The individual in this role will be a key member of the global CT/AMI R&D staff. This role will lead the global Imaging Development and Imaging Physics teams within Computed Tomography (CT) and Advanced Molecular Imaging (AMI). Additionally, this role will drive the long-term strategy related to Imaging across all CT/AMI product lines in partnership with the Office of the Chief Engineer (OCE). The individual in this role also will work across business segments and functions within CT/AMI.

You are responsible for

  • Establishes technical and/or product roadmaps, Defining strategic directions, Identifying technical trends and pipelines, Communicating the strategies and visions within and across the organization
  • Establishes Imaging objectives, measures and tracking mechanisms.
  • Lead Imaging Development and Imaging Physics global team members.
  • Define strategic directions, identify technical trends, and implement solutions
  • Drive speed and entrepreneurial thinking – question the status quo across the entire value stream.
  • Manage and monitor program/project execution. Secure resource allocation to deliver milestones on plan, on cost, and on quality.
  • Drive quality, speed, entrepreneurial and innovative thinking – question the status quo.
  • Supervise, develop, coach, and evaluate team members to ensure the efficient operation of the product quality function.
  • Collaborate with relevant leaders in marketing, clinical science, customer service, Q&R, and others to ensure alignment of objectives and methods.
  • Actively participate on the CT/AMI R&D Leadership Team to ensure coordination and achievement of business goals.
  • Exemplifies global thinking, including promoting openness to learning from and leveraging others' capabilities, sharing capabilities, and building an environment of trust.
  • Drives accountability and ownership of objectives.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related discipline, or equivalent.
  • 10+ years of experience working as an Engineer or in a similar field.
  • 1+ years of experience as a project lead or equivalent

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Engineering or related discipline.
  • Experience in a regulated / process-oriented environment such as medical device development.


  • Demonstrated experience developing and creating strong functional teams with robust talent pipeline.
  • Good people management skills, including leadership, conflict resolution, assertiveness, negotiation and influence management.
  • Strong presentation skills, appropriate to both management and customer audiences.

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