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.

Responsibilities:

• 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.

Requirements:

  • 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.