Medtronic Quality Engineering Manager - Risk Management (Northridge, CA or Remote within the US) in Northridge, California
Quality Engineering Manager - Risk Management (Northridge, CA or Remote within the US)
Northridge, California, United States
Jul 21, 2021
Quality Engineering Manager - Risk Management
Northridge, CA or Remote within the US
Careers that Change Lives
In this exciting role as a Quality Engineering Manager - Risk Management you will have responsibility for leading the Diabetes Risk Management team and program to ensure product safety risks are assessed, documented and evaluated throughout the medical device lifecycle.
The Diabetes Operating Unit focuses on improving the lives of those within the global diabetes community. As a business, we strive to empower people with diabetes to live life on their terms by delivering innovation that truly matters and providing support in the ways they need it. Were committed to meeting people with diabetes where they are in their journey, always with an aim to make their lives easier. Our portfolio of innovative solutions are designed to provide customers greater freedom and better health, helping them achieve better glucose control, while spending less time managing their disease.
Visit www.medtronicdiabetes.com to see an overview of the products in our Diabetes product portfolio.
What does it take to be a leader at Medtronic? We look for inspiring and inclusive leaders who partner with others, knowing that diverse talent, skills, and perspectives lead to better outcomes. A Day in the Life Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may
A Day in the Life
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Oversees and facilitates the risk management program for Diabetes products to ensure product safety risks are assessed, documented and evaluated throughout the medical device lifecycle.
Ensures appropriate escalation when the risk profile of a medical device adversely changes.
Plans, directs and implements all aspects of the companys design and development of new medical device products or software systems.
May develop, evaluate, implement and maintain technical quality assurance and control systems or reliability systems and standards pertaining to materials, techniques, or company products.
Oversees the investigation and evaluation of existing technologies.
Guides the conceptualization of new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products.
Directs the development of new concepts from initial design to market release.
Manages feasibility studies of the design to determine if capable of functioning as intended.
Monitors documentation maintenance throughout all phases of research and development.
Organizes the coordination of activities with outside suppliers and consultants to ensure timely delivery.
Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Science or Technical field with 5+ years of experience in Quality, Engineering and/or regulated industry OR Advanced Degree in Engineering, Science or Technical field with 3+ years of experience in Quality, Engineering and/or regulated industry
Nice to Have
Product Risk Management experience
Medical device experience
New product development /or post-market experience
Knowledge of medical device regulations
Prior leadership experience
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.
Physical Job Requirements
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of 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. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
Travel up to 25% of the time
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
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