Senior Director, Engineering - Process Tech and Digitalization

Singapore Permanent SG$300,000 - SG$400,000 per year
  • Be part of the senior management team of a global medical devices company
  • Highly visible and strategic role to develop a "Smart Factory" in Singapore

About Our Client

A global leader in a patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as surgical monitoring and critical care. It has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide. The company collaborates with the world's leading researchers and clinicians to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives.

Job Description

  • Provide leadership and oversight for all the Advanced Manufacturing, Technology and Digital Transformation activities, including creating a vision, multi-year strategies and operating model for a globally aligned Smart Manufacturing for Implant Network
  • Oversee, inspire and develop SMEs, and retain a technical talent to ensure Engineering knowledge continuity and knowledge transfer capabilities from Singapore site to the global Implant Network
  • Manage resource planning, project planning, budgeting, expense priorities, performance management, and working through team managers to achieve results
  • Coordinate and supports commercialization strategies for new (advanced) processes and digital platforms
  • Support the Implant network in the selection of cost effective, flexible, and reliable manufacturing technologies to meet assembly, testing and inspection needs
  • Coordinate Process Development Programs in "Design for Manufacturability and Assembly" (DFMA) feasibility reviews with R&D and Product Engineering (NPI), and any other key stakeholders
  • Work with valve design functions to promote Design for Automation concepts to facilitate improve process design and optimizations
  • Drive continuous improvement based on Lean and Six Sigma principles and the EW Business System (EBS) and particularly the EW Production System (EPS)

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is required
  • Relevant experience in Engineering required and skill levels exceeding the requirements of that of a Senior Manager required
  • At least 10 years experience in technical, engineering, quality and/or manufacturing leadership roles.
  • Provide leadership and direction to large cross-functional teams to successfully implement global enterprise systems and related solutions
  • Excellent problem-solving, organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills including high discretion/judgement in decision making
  • Excellent documentation, communication and interpersonal relationship skills including negotiating and relationship management skills with ability to drive achievement of objectives
  • Expert understanding of advanced engineering systems and procedures while looking beyond existing methodologies and own discipline to define and resolve complex problems
  • Financial acumen as it relates to the business as well as engineering (strategic budgeting)
  • Collaboration with the Headquarter, Strategy & Project Meetings, Vendor Visits, Singapore Government, Universities, etc.

What's on Offer

International opportunities, excellent remuneration package and additional benefits such as performance related bonus. You will also be part of a world class company that strives to make a positive impact on the communities it serves.

Carmen K Lee
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Engineering & Manufacturing
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