Director, Engineering--某大型美资(上海)公司


Description Summary


Oversee theproductivity and well-being of the engineering team


Participation inrecruiting and hiring new members for the team


Establish andmaintain a set of engineering department standards to ensure excellence


Conceptualize ways ofproviding new and improved value to our customers


Contributeengineering knowledge and experience to product development projects


Maintain a highstandard of customer service and professional guidance


Participate insoliciting new customers and manage and nurture existing accounts; especiallyin the healthcare industry


Promote a culture ofpride, passion, and integrity


Manage staffperformance reviews and seek out opportunities for professional development


Plan and allocate themanpower of the product development group, matching the capability of the staffto project requirements and assuring that the staff gets a variety ofexperience and is challenged to exercise their individual skills and abilities


Collaborate withleadership team to create business plans and proposals


Actively participatein business development activity and account management




Educational Background
Bachelorsin Mechanical Engineering; Master's degree preferred but not required.




Minimum Experience


10 years ofexperience as a practicing mechanical engineer


3 to 5 years ofexperience managing and directing staff


A history ofdeveloping products with multi-disciplinary teams (including Industrial Design,Research, Interaction, and Manufacturing)


A history of leadingproduct development teams ideally with exposure to the healthcare industry


A history ofparticipating in the development of products from inception (marketingdirection) to production


Experience developingelectro-mechanical products


A strong knowledge ofinjection molding and plastics


Involvement indeveloping a combination of high volume components/products and mid-complexproduct assemblies


The timelypreparation of accurate, well-planned program proposals and estimates


Experience with medical device development and accompanyingregulation protocols






Deep understandingand experiences developing electromechanical products, with understanding ofdeveloping healthcare products and healthcare industry regulations andcomplexity a big plus


Ability to lead in ahighly collaborative and team-oriented environment


Ability to relate toand mentor individuals and nurture talent


Effectiveinterpersonal and relationship building skills


Ability to managemultiple project teams in parallel


Motivated, takesinitiative, and excels at motivating others


Provide direction,vision and planning throughout the duration of a project.


Professional inmanner and appearance


Strong Team Player


Excellent command ofspoken and written communication


Strategic thinker,logical and methodical, results-driven


Flexibility andadaptability of approach, focused on finding a workable solution to everyproblem


Ability to “see thebig picture” when meeting the customers' needs


Sound judgment




Ability to resolveconflict


Strong attention todetail


Technicallyproficient (mechanism development, materials, processes, FEA, etc.)