Sr Engineering Quality Manager

Medtronic Inc. Brooklyn Center , MN 55430

Posted 2 months ago

Job Title: Sr Engineering Quality Manager

Req Number: 18000HFK

Location: Brooklyn Center, MN

Careers That Change Lives

In this exciting role as a Sr Engineering Quality Manager, you will have responsibility for leading a team of Quality Engineers supporting the development of components used in implantable medical devices.

CVG

The Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all of our cardiac and vascular businesses together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address the needs of customers and patients across the globe.

CARDIAC RHYTHM AND HEART FAILURE offers devices and therapies to treat abnormal heart rhythms, as well as cardiac diagnostic and monitoring solutions.

A Day in the Life

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

  • Provide direct supervision, coaching and mentoring to the quality engineers in your team. This includes work direction, priority and objective setting, development opportunities, training, and performance management.

  • Plans, directs and implements quality related aspects of the company's design and development of components used in new implantable medical devices

Ensures compliance in development processes. May develop, evaluate, implement and maintain technical quality assurance and control systems and standards pertaining to materials, techniques, or company products including ensuring a thorough connection between process validation, production and process controls and content captured in the DHR.

  • Oversees the investigation and evaluation of existing technologies.

  • Guides the conceptualization of new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products. Ensures risk management processes are fully integrated into development processes and support production and process controls.

  • Directs the development of new concepts from initial design to market release. Drives alignment between pre and post market quality teams, ensuring seamless transfers to production.

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

  • Monitors documentation maintenance throughout all phases of research and development.

  • Regularly interacts with site leadership. Represents quality as a member of the development staff as well as serving on the quality staff.

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

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum requirements are evident on your resume.

Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Science field with 7+ years of experience in quality and/or engineering with 5+ years of managerial experience OR Masters Degree in Engineering or Science field with 5+ years of experience in quality and/or engineering with 5+ years of managerial experience.

Nice to Have

Experience in quality roles in the medical device industry.

Certifications in Quality Engineering, Quality Management or Program Management.

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. Let's 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.

Up to 10% travel may be required.


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