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Principal R&D Engineer

Medtronic
Northridge, CA 91325
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Principal R&D Engineer

Location:

Northridge, California, United States

Requisition #:

200008VN

Post Date:

1 day ago


CAREERS THAT CHANGE LIVES:


Lead CGM technical teams towards accomplishing project objectives and milestones by participating in all aspects of CGM technical project engineering/leadership. Integrate RD effort by understanding technical initiatives and breaking these down into smaller pieces, aligning with technical stakeholders to ensure team is executing the right work while efficiently driving to key milestones. Ensure successful execution by focusing on early technical de-risking, guiding sensor team through decision making. Leverage project management skills and collaborates with key stakeholders to create and maintain a project plan, ensuring team is successfully advancing and staying on time.


The focus of this position will be to provide project leadership and technical expertise towards process development activities, such as drug eluting coatings and wafer fabrication, for next generation CGM products


Engineer/Scientist in this role must have: (1) strong project leadership and communication skills, (2) project management experience, (3) meaningful technical foundation, (4) ability to think and integrate at a systems level, and (5) be results driven


DIABETES BUSINESS DESCRIPTION:


The Diabetes Group at Medtronic is part of Medtronic plc, the global leader in medical technology. We are committed to ongoing breakthrough developments in leading-edge technology, unrivaled service and support, and uncompromising leadership. Medtronic is working with the global community to change the way people manage diabetes. Together, we will transform diabetes care by expanding access, integrating care and improving outcomes, so people with diabetes can enjoy greater freedom and better health.


A DAY IN THE LIFE:


Develop clear and attainable project objectives, build project requirements, and manage the triple constraints for projects (cost, time, scope)


Develop and maintain project plan/schedule and engage with technical team to deliver on milestones


Manage technical risks and issues by working with technical team to develop and maintain risk burndown plan, investigating issues and implementing solutions in a timely manner


Develop technical solutions to complex problems that require use of ingenuity and creativity


Work across engineering teams (chemistry development, manufacturing process development, algorithm development) to manage technical effort and design integration


Communicate progress, successes and shortcoming to senior leaders


Apply technical standards, principles and techniques to solve problems


Define and/or manage requirements, perform requirements development, analysis and verification


Apply design control procedures to project development effort


Must Have: Minimum Requirements


BASIC MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS


IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, THE FOLLOWING BASIC QUALIFICATIONS MUST BE EVIDENT ON YOUR RESUME


BS in Biomedical Engineering, Material Science and Engineering or Chemistry and 7 years of experience OR advanced degree and 5 years of experience.


NICE TO HAVE:


Experience leading teams; directly applicable Project/Program Management work experience


Experience in process development of drug eluting coatings and/or wafer fabrication


Strong engineering/analytical/problem solving skills in a team environment


Excellent communication skills; ability to present information to cross functional audiences and management


Demonstrated ability to translate or distill complex technical information into simpler terms


Demonstrated ability to manage internal and external customers/vendors


Capable of working on multiple projects in a deadline driven environment


High degree of initiative and self-motivation


Advanced degree in Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Material Science and Engineering


Project Management Professional


Prior work experience in a regulated industry (medical device, pharma, aerospace, defense).


Relevant experience in systems engineering; knowledge of product concept development, requirements management, functional analysis, verification and validation.


PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:


The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile.


The employee is also required to interact with a computer, communicate with peers and co-workers, and sit for prolonged periods of time doing computer based work.


Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.


The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


Typical office and lab working environments.


ABOUT MEDTRONIC


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.


We can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.


EEO STATEMENT


It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here:


http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees


DISCLAIMER


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Posted: 2020-05-22 Expires: 2020-06-22
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