Engineering Manager | Chicago Recruiters | Engineering Recruiters

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiter specializing in the recruitment and placement of engineering, technology and operations professionals. We are currently recruiting for an Engineering Manager with medical device expertise. Details are outlined below.


• Provides leadership within the product development department, accomplishing results through leaders and technical staff.

• Acts as an advisor to subordinate supervisors or staff members to meet schedules or resolve technical or operational problems.
• Guides successful completion of projects through collaboration with other product managers and other engineering managers

• Cross functional leadership of key tasks/projects/processes

• Provide direction regarding the development of solutions to complex technical problems

• Interfaces with Quality, Sales and Operations managers on design, development, production, supplier, internal audit and other issues

• Seeks to understand and integrate external, customer opinion regarding product development

• Responsible for performance reviews, scheduling of engineering resources, and establishing goals and objectives

• Create and refine departmental policies and processes

• Exerts influence in the development of overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization. Creates roadmap for functional technical evolution.


  • BSEE or BSME degree. Masters degree a plus.
  • At least 8 years of engineering experience in a medical device arena with 5 years of managerial experience
  • The ideal candidate is someone who is skilled at employee development and mentoring employees.
  • Will be able to interact well with all levels and areas of the plant.