Senior Manager, Technical Operations Manufacturing Support

Job Description

Siemens Healthineers offers generous sign-on bonuses up to $5,000*

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Senior Manger Technical Operations Manufacturing Support.

This position is located in Walpole MA.

This position responsibilities include leadership and development of people and processes involved in the Manufacturing Support of existing commercialized products produced by Walpole Manufacturing.  The incumbent will direct the strategic and tactical efforts of a team of approximately 15 to 20 managers, scientists and technologists supporting the manufacturing plant in the production and investigation of issues for existing commercialized reagent products.  The incumbent will ensure accurate communication of manufacturing status of production issues.

This position includes the handling of all types of materials, including hazardous and DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) controlled materials.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior Manager, you will be responsible for:

�  Participating in investigations and projects of significant strategic importance to Operations and DX.  As a manager of managers, it is anticipated that the incumbent will also coach others on his/her team to lead projects and bring to resolution investigations of issues commensurate with their experience and expertise.

�  May also have Product Health Team, Change Control Board, Design Review Board and / or Validation Review Board responsibilities.  It is anticipated that s/he will participate and lead Operations focused discussions prior to and during existing product changes.

�  Demonstrating leadership in the coaching and development of functional teams for Manufacturing support

�  Champion Process Improvements in the production of existing commercialized products, eliminating waste and variability.

�  Directing and developing teams of scientists involved in support of existing commercialized products in manufacturing.  Maintain staffing of his / her teams.

�  Having an exceptional understanding of the scientific elements of each product, including but not limited to product production, commercial use, and regulation.

�  Having an exceptional understanding of scientific investigative methods and a thorough understanding of analytical methods and statistical tools required to investigate and mitigate production and product issues.

�  Lead within plant or multi-site teams that include Process Engineering, Manufacturing, QC and/or R&D in the resolution of existing product issues and maintenance of product production.

�  Directing the completion of investigations and projects.  Directly supports the most complex procedures to support product maintenance and modifications.   Coaches compliant change validations and verifications.

�  Contributions to some combination of technologies, publications, industry workshops, patent and trade secrets are implied.

�  Demonstrating and applying advanced knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures for area managed and exceptional knowledge of other areas in the company and how they interact.   Demonstrating advanced understanding and application of management approaches for work direction, motivation, and performance management.

�  Typically manages exempt-level managers and senior level individual contributors.

Key Working Relationships:

Multiple function, worldwide inter-organizational and external contacts.

Required Education, Skills & Experience: 

B.S., M.S. or Ph.D  Advance degree strongly preferred.

Minimum of 10+ years of broad experience in diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, or chemical industry with at least 8 of those years in production, new product development, and design transfer, design change and support in a GMP environment. 

Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. 

Ability to delegate effectively.

Must pass a Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) background check.

Preferred Education, Skills & Experience:

Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity.  Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires by their start date except where prohibited by state law.

(Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons)

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens Healthineers

  • Be part of exciting and innovative projects that help solve some of the world’s most significant health problems.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education and technology, and sustainability, making a positive impact on communities.
  • Participate in our celebrations and social events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.

We are globally recognized as an Employer of Choice, but don’t just take our word for it. Here are some of our most recent awards and recognition:

  • Great Place to Work Certified 2021
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality
  • Best for Vets Employers by Military Times
  • Glassdoor Employer Rating: 4.0

Review our Benefits Summary:

Explore the Siemens Benefits QuickStart  website to learn about our competitive Benefits plans which we proudly offer to our regular full-time employees. The QuickStart website can be accessed by clicking the link above or by copying and pasting it into your web browser’s address bar and selecting “Thinking of Joining Siemens” to the left of the page.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

*Sign-on bonuses range from $1,500 to $5,000 and are determined by individual position level, division, and location.  Sign-on bonus offer is exclusive to external candidates who receive and accept an offer of employment with Siemens Healthineers.

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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