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Must Have: Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelors degree required
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience

Nice to Have
  • Specialized Knowledge or Skills
  • Product or subject matter leadership experience
  • Expertise in the development, testing and manufacture of coronary catheter systems
  • Experience with product concept development, customer interaction, systems engineering and validation of customer needs/design requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to assess the feasibility of emerging technologies through research, prototyping, and pre-clinical trials
  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) or Design, Reliability & Manufacturability (DRM) certification
  • Working knowledge of CAD (Solidworks) with application of common GD&T principles.
  • Basic understanding of working with polymers and metals in common MedTech technologies including but not limited to extrusion, molding, machined parts, alloy wire & welding.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage effectively in risk analysis and make resulting recommendations
  • Demonstrated strength in judgment, decision making, and critical thinking
  • Demonstrated strength in written and verbal communication
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize strong persuasion & influence skills to achieve results
  • Demonstrated strength in building strong relationships at all levels of the organization, cross-functionally, and with key people external to the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Project Management certification

About Medtronic

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. Let’s 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)

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