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Manager, R&D Product Development - US Commercial

Warsaw, Indiana
R&D Engineering (R&D)

Job Description

Requisition ID: 4398190117

DePuy Synthes, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Manager, R&D Product Development to lead the US Commercialized Product Development Team within the Research and Development Organization to be located in Warsaw, Indiana.

DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides one of the most comprehensive orthopedics portfolios in the world. DePuy Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma, craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health care systems worldwide. For more information, visit 

In this role you will lead a team of R&D Engineers dedicated to providing technical support for our portfolio of Hip and Knee orthopedic medical devices that are already released and in the market. 

Your role will include:
•Leading and developing a team of highly motivated Engineers in a R&D environment.
•Ensuring the ongoing safety and efficacy of our products in the hands of our customers and for the patients treated by them. 
•Maintaining regulatory and quality compliance for all our products in all markets globally in a heavily regulated industry with ever-changing regulatory requirements. 
•Supporting the Supply Chain Organization resolving issues in a timely manner so that products are available for our customers when required. 
•Maximizing the value of our products, finding opportunities to continually improve the quality, function and cost of our devices post launch.

Are you able to provide leadership to others and handle multiple assignments in a dynamic environment with ever-changing priorities?
•You will role model leadership behaviors that are consistent with Our Credo Values.
•You will have opportunities to develop strategies and address emerging business and industry needs.
•Through collaboration with other functions you will deliver critical projects on time.
•You will consider both global and local market customer and business needs in your decision-making. 
•There are daily exchanges with other business functions, external suppliers, health authorities and medical professionals globally.
•Your analytical and creative problem-solving skills will be regularly tested as you help resolve a variety of challenges.
•Team management activities such as budget planning, resource management, project tracking, recruitment and people development are your responsibility.
•Challenging norms, developing new methods and introducing new technologies to enhance business performance will underpin your success. 

In addition to developing solutions to treat a range of patient needs we are also passionate about our wider social responsibilities. We are responsible to the communities in which we live and work and committed to supporting good works and charities. You are encouraged to support various CSR initiatives such as STEM engagement events with local schools and colleges and fund-raising activities in support of good causes. 

•A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or related discipline is required. An advanced graduate degree is desirable.
•A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience is required.
•Previous leadership or supervisory experience is essential.
•Previous experience in a Product Development role is essential.
•Medical Device Product Development experience is an asset.
•This position may require up to 10% travel both domestic and international. 

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location
United States-Indiana-Warsaw-
DePuySynthes Products Inc (6149)
Job Function
R&D Engineering (R&D)
Requisition ID