|Category||Research & Development|
|Shift||Non-Shift (Standard Business Hours 8:15am-4:30pm EST)|
Responsible for managing one or more technical group focused on the development of new technologies, products and instruments/accessories, and the support of product line extensions in an application field (i.e. bone void fillers, sports medicine, general orthopaedics and spine, plastic surgery, wound care, etc.) which is aligned with a specific marketing or new business function. Provides scientific and technical support on both emerging and existing products for business units.
Education: Bachelor's Degree or advanced degree in Engineering or Life Sciences or related field.
Years of Experience: 5 - 7 years
Other: Minimum of 5 years of experience in product design/product development/process development or applied research associated with implantable surgical devices. Eight or more years of experience strongly preferred. Experience must include established examples of design and development work or applied research to characterize and select materials leading to the introduction of an implantable medical device and its accessories (instrumentation and/or delivery mechanism). Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience. Experience must include directly supervising a technical team focused on the design and development of implantable medical devices.
Specialized Knowledge, Technical Skills, and Abilities:
10. Ability to travel approximately 20% of the time.