Global VP of Engineering Technology-Long Island, NY
Are you a natural leader? Do you know the importance of a gap assessment and skill development in your teams? Do you love to see those that you work with grow and excel at new tasks and responsibilities?
If so, this may be for you.
Our client is a leading OEM manufacturer in the medical device and xray space as well as other industries. They are in need of a global VP of Engineering Technology to ensure the next generation of engineers is prepared to lead and develop.
Strengthen regional engineering resources to enable local design teams to partner effectively with local OEM design teams to develop products that address regional and application / market segment requirements (e.
g. rapid development of more robust, user-friendly and cost-effective products for emerging markets);
Collaborate with internal Order Acquisition (Sales, Marketing) to support current customers and identify and win new business opportunities;
Partner with Order Fulfillment (Supply Chain, Production, Customer Service, Quality etc.) functions to enhance product development and introduction, reduce supply chain risk and develop strategic partnerships with best-in-class suppliers and value engineers;
Continuously improve manufacturing processes, and quickly resolve customer system integration and field reliability issues;
Create a culture of innovation that will enable us to be a strategic partner to cutting edge global system developers.
The Global VP of Engineering Technology is a new position created to enhance collaboration of engineering departments across global sites and with other departments and develop a proactive strategic approach to :
Define and execute a technology roadmap;
Optimize global engineering organization, resources and skills;
Develop internal and external strategic technical partnerships.
Represent technology agenda in leadership meetings;
Maintain knowledge of technology trends relevant to all aspects of HVPC and XR source design;
Develop global engineering resources with appropriate skills for current and future needs in regional markets and key market segments and applications;
Develop and execute strategy for design resources in Asia while protecting core IP;
Collaborate with Operations and Quality to optimize DFM, Reliability, COP, COG, NPI, etc.
Collaborate with Marketing in the Strategic Learning Process to gain market insights and execute technology and product roadmaps;
Collaborate with Sales in customer homologation, Key Account Management and pursuit of new business opportunities.
10+ years of Engineering leadership in power conversion, system development or a closely related field
Masters (PhD preferred) in Electrical Engineering
Proven track record in Organizational and Talent Development
International Leadership Experience (Asian markets preferred)
Passionate about collaborating with other disciplines, customers, suppliers to create value
Committed to fostering High-Performance teamwork
Travel globally 50% of the time (POST- COVID, not now)
For immediate consideration, email tony scientificsearch.com and mention Job#14684