Senior Manager, New Product Development
Lead the R&D New Product Development group, define & own company Product Development Strategy that allows multi-platform product prototyping & development. Directly responsible for the characterization of new R&D products on company's pilot scale prototyping resources, & creation of appropriate specifications that define new products. Manages up to ten Product Development Engineers/Scientists accountable for individual products within the R&D product development cycle. Plan, organize, & offer technical leadership to engineering staff assigned to various new products spread across R&D Product Platforms. Coordinates & apprises staff of goals, objectives & time constraints. Takes a leadership position in development processes, efficient use of prototyping resources, standards & methodologies, & prioritization of business objectives. Monitors & assesses the resource needs & development stage of new products to guarantee appropriate characterization & specification development. Creates strong relationships with the Development Platform Leaders needs. Partners closely with Material Leads, R&D Product Platform Leads, project managers & Engineering Subject Matter Experts to effectively execute strategies. Observes environmental/safety policy & procedures & supports department safety objectives. JOB REQUIREMENTS:
BS Degree in Polymer Science, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or equivalent is essential. An advanced degree is desired. Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience, 15+ years experience preferred. Proficiency within regulated medical device or pharmaceutical industry is desired. Former proven people leadership skill is required. Familiarity advancing investigational products through R & D to Commercialization is required. DOE & Statistics methodology experience are essential. Experimental design experience is desired. Presentation skills are a plus. Proficiency managing Scientists doing research & Engineers developing products is preferred. If interested in this excellent opportunity, please send your resume in a word attachment to: Will@Fusion408.com
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Job ID: 5182
Job Location: Jacksonville, FL
William Cummings | Principal Technical Recruiter
Fusion408 | 4848 San Felipe Rd. #150-161
San Jose, CA 95135| (408).298.9600 Voice
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