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Engineering Manager (Medical)

This position will be hired by the company in the United States and work in the Tijuana facility. Valid work Visa or dual citizenship is required.


Summary: Reporting to the site leader, the Engineering Manager demonstrates an action-oriented mindset and a focus on exceeding expectations, who operates with vision and integrity. This role is responsible for aligning and driving strategic initiatives in engineering activities and projects to support company goals and objectives, providing expert guidance, support and direction, and maintaining positive relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

The Engineering Manager shows exceptional leadership, communication and project management skills, years of management experience, and a belief in developing the skills and talents of others. This role must have experience in identifying and navigating organizational changes and commercialization of new company products including NPI, DFM, and IQ/OQ/PQ.

This individual must take a “hands on” approach and be outcome focused while promoting speed to market, cost containment, and Lean 3P in support of quality improvements and cost reduction initiatives in all aspects of the business.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Functions as a strategic leader with other senior leaders to develop and enhance the delivery to the market.
  • Consults with the leadership team to gain mutual understanding of the requirements and implications of the strategic and tactical decisions.
  • Determines the engineering/technical organizational structure, required skill sets, and composition of the engineering organization.
  • Provides recommendation for efficiency improvements and automation opportunities.
  • Supports manufacturing floor through sustainment practices in areas of optimizing uptime and process variation issues.
  • Interacts with customers and prospects to understand their requirements and quickly develops innovations to meet or exceed their expectations.
  • Demonstrates a hands-on approach to solving problems and works directly with the engineering and manufacturing teams.
  • Works cross functionally with all department teams including planning, quality, purchasing, Program Management Office, production operations and production technical support.
  • Responds to urgent technical challenges to satisfy customers inquiries.
  • Performs root cause analysis of production, engineering, and quality issues.
  • Manages productivity improvement programs designed to address quality issues, reduce labor costs and improve material yields; i.e. (VIP) Value Improvement Plan.
  • Promotes, coaches and trains Lean / 6 Sigma principles across the organization.
  • Demonstrates project management in large production cell transfers.
  • Prepares justifications and submits Capital Requests for required equipment and manufacturing improvements.
  • Ensures all projects adhere to recognized customer specifications and regulatory standards.
  • Develops production/product capacity analysis and improvement plans.
  • Participates in new product equipment selection, plant layouts, product flow and installation.
  • Takes a leadership role in defining safe practices. Promotes safety awareness within area of responsibility.
  • Develops and administers employee training to properly instruct both new and existing employees on internal documentation and quality systems.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or equivalent work experience.
  • 3 to 5 plus years’ experience in progressively more responsible engineering management roles.
  • Experience in medical device manufacturing and regulatory requirements is highly preferred.
  • Experience with regulated quality systems like ISO-9001, ISO-13485 and FDA regulations or industry equivalent.
  • Expert in project management, product lifecycle management (PLM), and new product introduction (NPI) practices.
  • Excellent multi-project planning and systems skills with the ability to plan and coordinate large projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of plastics processing technologies and/or materials processing equipment.
  • Demonstrated ability to retain, motivate and develop an engineering team. Strong talent management understanding and orientation.
  • Proven track record of meeting product delivery deadlines on budget through implementing repeatable processes for forecasting and project/program management.
  • Skilled in initiating inputs/outputs of a Validation (IQ/OQ/PQ) including testing methodologies and gauge R&R.
  • Strong information technology skills with a high degree of computer literacy.


Other Job-Specific Requirements:

  • Bilingual in English / Spanish (Fluent).
  • Work Visa or dual citizenship
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Strong people management and development skills.
  • Strong listening skills.
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Tijuana, BC 22330, Mexico

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