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Product Development Manager

Job Description

Our client is a leading medical device company and is currently seeking an accomplished Product Development Manager to join the team. Here is an overview of the role:

1) Oversee new product introduction design engineering resources associated with phase/gate development process
2) Facilitate creative design solutions for medical interconnect products involving fine wire applications for surgical, diagnostic, imaging and other markets
3) Engage in customer interactions to win new opportunities and ensure success for existing projects
4) Establish accountabilities and manage resources to comply with business processes and the quality management system as they apply to design engineering
5) Create and lead the application of new procedures that drive development engineering activities
6) Drive continuous improvement to reduce NPI cycle time & improve on-time & on-budget delivery of product development
7) Manage engineering resource activities applying tools such as S&OP and QP3 tools
8) Assess organizational needs, develop strategy for enhancing staff skills and execute technical succession plans
9) Provide hands-on technical leadership through the product development cycle and recommend design approaches as required
10) Manage IP (invention disclosures, patent applications, trade secrets, customer agreements, innovation recognition) associated with the development of innovative new designs
11) Oversee interaction of design team with other disciplines (marketing, quality, operations, sustaining engineering, etc.
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Job Requirements

1) University degree is required (preference will be given to those with degree in relevant field, though all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply)
2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
3) Recent experience in the medical device industry is strongly preferred
4) Preference will be given to people who have recent experience in product development management

If you find yourself to be a perfect match for this role, you could be just the person to fill the position. Please apply ASAP.

Job Snapshot

Post Date 4/13/2014
Location Detroit, MI
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Science, Engineering
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Medical Equipment
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID USA-2162
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