Sr. Manager, R&D

Job Title

Sr. Manager, R&D

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to:

Lead a highly skilled, passionate team of R&D engineers developing world-class products for peripheral and coronary interventions. You will be responsible for developing a strong R&D team and driving critical NPI efforts. Longer-term focus will be on driving innovation and organizational development within the new products framework for future pipeline opportunities.

You are responsible for:

  • Leading/Managing the R&D team, related processes, and staff in the execution of world class new product introductions.
  • Attracting, retaining, and developing teammates to ensure the best talent is on the team. Effectively executes performance management to continually improve the talent base.
  • Creating and maintaining a positive and engaging culture within the R&D function, and ensuring strong cross-functional collaborating with other functions within NPI.
  • Delivering new products to the market on time, cost, and quality, at the right capacity.
  • Developing programs, projects, goals, and metrics to drive world class new product introductions.
  • Assessing and implementing programs to address organizational capability needs to achieve the strategic plans for new products.
  • Preparing multi-year engineering budgets and investment plans including staffing, expense, control, and capital.
  • Ensuring all employees adhere to all applicable cGMPs, ISO, FDA, corporate, division and local procedures.

You are a part of:

A talented team of dedicated R&D experts leading Image Guided Therapy (IGT) Industry, driving innovation in coronary and peripheral laser atherectomy.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:
  • BS Engineering degree, advanced degree preferred
  • 8+ total years' experience in expanding engineering leadership roles (R&D, Product Development, Program Management, etc.) in a highly regulated industry (medical devices or pharmaceutical strongly preferred)
  • Successful record of accomplishment leading people, executing complex new product development projects / programs / improvement opportunities (timelines, quality, capacity, capability, cost, productivity, etc.).
  • Strong leadership skills (change management, communications, building rapport and executing within a complex matrixed organization)
  • Effectively communicates to numerous stakeholders including senior management, other Business Groups, internal and/or external customers and staff.
  • Proficient with FDA QSR/cGMP and ISO13485 requirements to maintain commitment to environmental and quality regulations.

In return, we offer you:
The opportunity to make fundamental R&D contributions to our Image Guided Therapy Product Development/ NPI efforts, that will help save and improve the lives of millions of people around the world.

Why should you join Philips?
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