Sr Engineering Manager

Job Description

Organization: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 238911
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Flanders
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Job Description:


Senior Manager Production Engineering

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. 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. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Senior Manager of Production Engineering.



This is a role well suited to an ambitious technically strong individual, with strong people leadership skills who is looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior Manager of Production Engineering, you will be responsible for:

  • You will manage a team of 10 engineers – Focused on driving engineering change solutions into production via agile management

  • You will be the voice of supply chain manufacturing – working closely with R&D, Procurement, Product management, Customer service, and other core partners

  • You will be a change agent who drives a continuous improvement culture within the engineering and manufacturing teams – to ensure we deliver on our commitments to quality, cost, and production volumes

  • You will be responsible for identifying core solutions to complex cross functional problems – working to remove barriers and drive systemic solutions

  • You will mentor and develop your team – to drive the organization forward with a strong problem solving and solution orientated focus



This position is best suited for you if you are familiar/strong with following skillsets, and would like to further develop and enhance your career with Healthineers

  • You have exceptional organizational skills and have project management experience
  • You have a strong understanding of manufacturing with in a medical device company or regulated industry
  • Experience managing and driving a team of engineers – with a heavy focus on design change management implementation – knowledge of change management systems
  • Lean six sigma training – driving a culture of continuous improvement and innovation and results
  • Exceptional communication skills – both verbal and written – able to communicate and resonate with all levels within an organization
  • Superb problem solving and root cause analysis skillset – with an ability to coach and mentor individuals in that arena
  • History of working with suppliers to identify solutions to complex problems

Required skills to have for the success of this role


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Minimum of 8-10 years engineering experience medical device manufacturing, 5 years management of people
  • Willing to travel up to 15%
  • Excellent computer / systems knowledge – including SAP
  • Strong understanding or FDA regulations - helpful


At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.


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