Acelity Careers

Operations Integration Group Leader

San Antonio, United States of America
Science and Engineering

Job Description

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for organizing, planning, executing, and monitoring all activities required to manufacture, distribute, and service newly developed products.
  • Interacts with project manager, design, marketing, clinical, regulatory, and quality core team members to develop user needs including the manufacturing and service requirements.
  • Facilitates the inclusion of DFM principles during new product design and development.
  • Manages the selection of component suppliers and new product manufacturing sites.
  • Manages the manufacturing process development and implementation at the chosen manufacturing facility.
  • Develops COGS, manufacturing, distribution, and servicing cost analyses related to newly developed products.
  • Develops project plans and tracks progress related to the above listed initiatives.
  • Conforms to, supports and enforces all Company policies and procedures
  • Participates in any and all reasonable work activities as deemed appropriate and assigned by management.   

Position Qualification Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering; Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical or related field
  • At least (5) years experience in a discipline such as or related to a Project Engineer, Sr. Product/Manufacturing Engineer, or Engineering Department Group Leader

Preferred Qualifications:

In addition to the basic qualifications and other required qualifications listed above, the following preferred qualifications also exist:

  • Masters degree in engineering/business field or a Professional Engineering License
  • Experience in new product development  
  • Experience in manufacturing process design and validation
  • Experience in a regulated industry
  • Advanced Microsoft application skills to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project.
  • Ability to apply a broad range of expertise of principles, practices and procedures of particular function to technology related issues.
  • Ability to work with multiple functional departments making key technical contributions affecting the direction of the group and projects.
  • Effective project management experience:  minimum four years.
  • Effective lead manufacturing or operations experience: minimum five years.
  • Experience in regulated design environments - specifically medical device development, FDA or ISO registered work experience desirable.
  • Ability to deal effectively with all employees and external business contacts while conveying a positive, service oriented attitude.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills to facilitate required problem-solving communications with internal departments, teams, external customers and suppliers.
  • Ability to maintain complete confidentiality and discretion in business relationships and exercise sound business judgment.
The information listed above is not a comprehensive list of all duties/responsibilities performed. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Any physical and mental requirements described in 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. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Acelity L.P. Inc. and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information or any other legally protected characteristic. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: VEVRAA Federal Contractor