SHDM IVD Sr. Technical Operation Manager 101794

Job Description

Do you want to help create the future of healthcare? Our name, Siemens Healthineers, was selected to honor our people who dedicate their energy and passion to this greater cause. It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever evolving healthcare industry.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment where you have the space to stretch beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting?


Then come in and join our global team as Sr. Technical Operation Manager.


Your mission and responsibilities:


Specific Requirement:

This position will be responsible for leading all aspects of Advia and Atellica Immunoassay and Clinical Chemistry Technical Operations in the Shanghai facility.  This includes developing, staffing, and training the Technical Operations teams in China as well as supporting activities to enable product transfer and plant readiness for product manufacturing, registration, launch, and continuous commercial production. This position will be based in Shanghai but will have frequent interactions with the US Technical Operations group in Walpole, MA.



Responsibilities include:

-      Development of the detailed Technical Operations organizational structure to support product and production transfer and registration timelines

-      Collaborating with the Walpole based Technical Operations group to prepare for the successful transfer of documents, test methods, manufacturing processes, etc.

-      Responsible for creation of job requisitions, interviewing, hiring, and training of project team members

-      Direct supervision and management of personnel


-      Thorough understanding of immunoassay and clinical chemistry manufacturing processes and systems

-      Ability to work with cross-site manufacturing and development teams

-      Cross-functional communication and collaboration

-      Detailed written documentation of work

-      Ability to work well with others

-      Ability to travel domestically and internationally




Your qualifications and experiences:


General Requirements:

Job Family Responsibilities:


-     Guides the completion of very projects within unit.

-     Guides very complex product manufacturing to ensure that cost effectiveness, manufacturability, quality, and safety requirements are attainable in the production process

-     Guides development of the accuracy and availability of very complex procedures to support product modifications and assembly

-     Implements very complex technical projects or programs.

-     Provides technical design guidance for projects or programs.

-     Guides continuous improvement plans and project/program expansion opportunities.





-     Ph.D. or MS degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field

-     Advanced degree required




Knowledge and Experience:


-     Comprehensive knowledge of IVD reagents and assays with at least 8-10 years of experience in reagent manufacturing or assay development

-     Superior ability to interpret data and to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues is a must.

-     The ability to direct and coordinate complex technical product investigations and devise corrective and preventive actions (CAPAs) is required

-     Demonstrates and applies advanced knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures for area managed and basic knowledge of other areas in the company and how they interact.

-     Demonstrates understanding and application of management approaches for work direction, motivation, performance management, and disciplinary action.

-     Personnel management

-     Typically 8-10 years of successful experience in a directly related field (GMP and CFDA regulated environment, IVD experience a plus)  and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.

-     Fluency in English is mandatory


Direction of Others:


Typically manages multiple levels of exempt employees and/or supervisors.


Key Working Relationships:


Frequent inter-organizational and external contacts.


Being part of our team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services.

Curious about our culture?

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas and celebrate success.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

To all recruitment agencies: Siemens Healthineers does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, employees or any other company location. Siemens Healthineers is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


Job ID: 101794

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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