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Medtronic, Inc.

Value Stream Director, MECC

Medtronic, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN

Value Stream Director, MECC

Medtronic

Minneapolis

MN

Job #690768782

Value Stream Director, MECC

Location:

Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, United States

Requisition #:

18000C8B

Post Date:

2 days ago

Careers that Change Lives

A Day in the Life

This position is responsible for the development and implementation of strategies in the Battery Value Stream to meet quality, production, and cost objectives.

•Manages assigned production area to ensure highest product quality and assure compliance to internal and/or external specifications and standards such as GMP and ISO regulations

•Develops comprehensive business strategies that assure success of the organization and takes ownership for all aspects of the associated value stream being managed to meet / exceed business growth targets

•Manages the total cost of the value stream

oEmploys lean concepts and techniques to improve productivity.

oProvides leadership to the engineering organization within the value stream to deliver supply, new product introduction and cost down.

oPlans and administers procedures and budgets. Makes budgetary recommendations on capital expenditures, inventory and direct/indirect labor.

•Participates in development project reviews to ensure products and processes are designed, developed and transferred to meet appropriate compliance/regulation standards plus production goals.

•Provides leadership to the production organization within the value stream to prioritize production schedules based on product introduction, equipment efficiency, and materials supply.

•Selects, develops and engages personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the production function.

•Provides coaching and mentoring to drive a culture of employee engagement and productivity. Includes creating opportunities to develop, recognize, and reward talent.

Responsibilities may also include the following and other duties may be assigned.

•Plans, directs and implements all aspects of the company's design and development of new medical device products or software systems.

•May develop, evaluate, implement and maintain technical quality assurance and control systems or reliability systems and standards pertaining to materials, techniques, or company products.

•Oversees the investigation and evaluation of existing technologies.

•Guides the conceptualization of new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products.

•Directs the development of new concepts from initial design to market release.

•Manages feasibility studies of the design to determine if capable of functioning as intended.

•Monitors documentation maintenance throughout all phases of research and development.

•Organizes the coordination of activities with outside suppliers and consultants to ensure timely delivery.

•Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Must Have:

•Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 10 years of experience with 7 years of managerial experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 8 years of experience with 7 years of managerial experience.

•7 years of experience in manufacturing/operations

•Experience working within a regulated environment (e.g. medical, aerospace, automotive)

Nice to Have:

•MS or MBA Degree

•Leadership experience in quality management system, FDA regulated environment and/or GMP

•Lean Sigma certification and/or demonstrated experience in lean transformation

•Demonstrated experience in change management

•Demonstrated ability to lead in FDA regulated environment

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services 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 want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life 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, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role.

Travel up to 10%

EEO

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: ~~~

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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Value Stream Director, MECC Medtronic, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN, United States

   

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Company Profile:
Medtronic, Inc. manufactures and sells device-based medical therapies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Cardiac and Vascular Group, and Restorative Therapies Group. The Cardiac and Vascular Group’s products include pacemakers; implantable defibrillators; leads and delivery systems; ablation products; electrophysiology catheters; products for the treatment of atrial fibrillation; information systems for the management of patients with cardiac rhythm disease management (CRDM) devices; coronary and peripheral stents and related delivery systems; therapies for uncontrolled hypertension; endovascular stent graft systems; heart valve replacement technologies; cardiac tissue ablation systems; and open heart and coronary bypass grafting surgical products. The Restorative Therapies Group offers products for various areas of the spine; bone graft substitutes; biologic products; trauma, implantable neurostimulation therapies, and drug delivery devices for the treatment of chronic pain, movement disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), overactive bladder, urinary retention, and fecal incontinence and gastroparesis; external insulin pumps; subcutaneous CGM systems; products to treat conditions of the ear, nose, and throat; and devices that incorporate advanced energy technology. It also manufactures and sells image-guided surgery and intra-operative imaging systems; and provides Web-based therapy management software solutions. The company serves hospitals, physicians, clinicians, and patients in approximately 140 countries. Medtronic, Inc. was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.