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

 

 

 

Skills

 

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

 

Creative

 

Ability to resolveconflict

 

Strong attention todetail

 

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