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R&D Engineering Manager-Class 1 Med Device

Kelly Services
Los Angeles, CA 90006
Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace for more than 70 years. We are proud to offer a permanent opportunity near Los Angeles, CA with an innovator in the development of Class 1 Medical Devices.


We are seeking an experienced R&D Engineer. This role will include the following:


OVERVIEW AND RESPONSIBILITY:


+ The Engineer/R&D Manager will lead and drive R&D activities as well as contribute to the R&D Engineering progress within the R&D Organization together with a team of passionate engineers and developers, which include all product development projects and Product Care activities.

+ The successful candidate will understand how to lead a small team of engineers and developers, lead projects, provide production support, ensure creation of well designed and engineered solutions as well as leading the way for product cost out through design changes and other Lean activities.

+ The R&D Manager will interact and work closely with other partners within the organization.

+ The Engineer/R D Manager will report functionally and locally to the Director of Product Management.


JOB FUNCTION AND DUTIES:


+ Drive R&D organization to achieve on-time delivery on projects, product quality and within budget

+ Focus on Projects and Product Care activities

+ Focus on implementation and use of New Product Development Model Stage-Gates

+ Utilize Lean methods in product development to reduce time to market and manufacturing costs

+ Focus on the development of R&D employees and provide needed coaching and development

+ Establish performance metrics / project status reports measuring actual performance against goals and budget to and present results to senior management minimum once a month

+ Develop and maintain strong relationships with other Company leaders and their functional areas

+ Keep general management informed of critical issues

+ Use broad technical skills to improve design and development activities of new products and product care projects

+ Work closely with Product Management to steer direction of new product development and product care projects to ensure customer satisfaction

+ Develop and execute test methods that specify measurement equipment, test set-up, measurement systems and data review

+ Execute quick turn prototyping, PCB bring-up, trouble shooting, verification testing, and performance characterization of new concepts and products

+ Proficiency in writing detailed technical reports based on design verification and testing for product development activities

+ Interface with cross functional management leads to manage functional resource requirements and timeline for the project

+ Release of prints in a manner accuracy, completeness, and timeliness that supports the project timeline

+ Assist design and business reviews throughout the project

+ Ensure that all product development processes and activities conform to the quality system

+ Initiate excursions for R&D Engineering team to broadly understand customers, competition, and industry trends


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE


+ Four-year college degree within Engineering

+ 5+ years of experience from an R&D environment

+ R&D Management or Team Leadership experience is required

+ Proficiency in: MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), MS Projects, Solidworks


PDM JOB SKILLS:


+ Able to manage multiple priorities and have worked in a fast-paced environment where multi-tasking is the norm

+ Excellent time-management and follow-through skills along with a highly developed attention to detail

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

+ Proven record of working in a responsible position requiring a high degree of professionalism and maturity in a team environment

+ Travel approximately 5-10% of the time


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-04

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Kelly Services
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