Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2017 7:46 PM
The Senior Engineer, based in Libertyville, Illinois, serves Operations, Contract Manufacturing, Global Engineering, New Product Development (NPD), and Research and Development (R and D). The Senior Engineer is responsible for leading project teams and individuals through effective use of project management skills, process development, and providing technical expertise as required.
:Lead teams or individuals, using direct or indirect influence techniques, to support clients needs.
:Coordinate project activities across multi:functional and cross:geographical teams to meet project deliverables.
:Mentor others by providing guidance, direction, or other (technical) expertise.
:Frequently demonstrate highly technical and professional competencies on medium to high profile projects
:Prepare project scope definitions and cost estimates
:Use systematic techniques to break technical projects into fundamental task requirements and manage project goals, tasks, and schedules.
:Obtain (negotiate for) resources as needed, communicate direction to team members, assign tasks as appropriate, and ensure that commitments are met.
:Monitor project progress to anticipate problems and develop solutions before they become critical, and use clearly understood metrics to report progress to management.
:Prepare reports or financial justifications for financial authorization and effectively communicate the results to management.
:Develop process concepts and alternatives and prepare formal written justifications for financial authorization.
:Lead or coordinate the design and testing of pilot or mockup processes for proof of concept work.
:Create process specifications, request for quotations, factory acceptance plans, validation plans, and other relevant documentation to support process introductions.
:Foster and manage vendor partner relationships in the procurement of key equipment to support process introductions.
:Complete process development and testing through the use of a systematic process employing DOEs and other relevant techniques.
:Complete product or subassembly testing in support of process or product development.
:Introduce new, validated processes to support NPD, R and D, Operations, or other clients.
:Provide technical support for NPD, R and D, Contract Manufacturing, and Operations.
:Possess and frequently employ technical competence to deliver business results.
:Understand accounting principles, capital and expense planning, cost center reporting, and other tools to understand project and departmental performance.
:Use sound business principles to evaluate alternatives and provide technical direction.
Perform other duties as assigned by Management
:BSME/EE/Chem E or equivalent required
Length of Experience:
:Minimum 10 years of relevant progressive experience
:Minimum 3:5 years of project management experience in a related industry
:CAD Software proficiency preferred
:Basic PC and MS Office proficiency required
:Medical device manufacturing experience preferred
:FDA, ISO experience preferred
:ASQ Green/Black Belt Certification preferred
:Familiarity with DOE techniques, statistical analysis tools, and/or DFM principles preferred
:Excellent written and verbal communications required
Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee:owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets products for ostomy care, continence care, and wound care and develops educational support for patients and healthcare professionals. We have been in business for more than 95 years. Our products are sold in more than 90 countries and we have manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents. At Hollister Incorporated, we are passionate about the work we do, and we are committed to making
• Location: Chicago, libertyville
• Post ID: 79235867 chicago