1+ months

Senior Manager, Design and Technology

Pfizer
Lake Forest, IL 60045
**ROLE SUMMARY**

The Design and Technology team is responsible for design development of new medical devices and combination product platforms and integration of external technologies that make Pfizer's products easier and safer to use. The team owns deliverables and documentation that advance breakthrough concepts using principles of physics, material science, and manufacturing process know how.



The Senior Manager position is responsible to lead the Design and Technology team to creative and operational excellence. This includes execution of best in class design processes, functional planning and resource modelling, management of external design and technology partners, and consistency and productivity of design outputs. This role requires strong subject matter command to lead key projects and functional initiatives, good communication skills, and leadership ability. The role will be responsible for managing the full employee lifecycle for a team of 6 design engineers.



**ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES**



+ Project planning and resource modeling

+ Life Cycle Management of external design service suppliers: supplier identification, project scoping, start-up, control and monitor of performance, and closure

+ Management of key process and predictive engineering improvement initiatives to drive design excellence and robustness

+ Interface with commercial, manufacturing and other stakeholder colleagues to appropriately capture design requirements and integrate DfX inputs

+ Design Risk Management, assessment, analysis, and mitigation

+ Leadership for critical projects to drive design, prototyping, and refinement to meet user needs and stakeholder requirements

+ Competitive benchmarking and curation of emerging technologies and solutions from suppliers

+ Development of new technology platforms with breakthrough potential to impact standard of care

+ Manage and develop a team of 6 design engineers.



**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS**



+ Advanced 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks)

+ Advanced experience with high volume manufacturing processes, e.g. injection molding

+ Expert in product development processes and design

+ Management experience

+ BS in Mechanical Engineering and 10+ years experience



**PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS**



+ MS and 8+ years experience

+ PhD and 5+ years experience



**Sunshine Act**

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.



**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.



**Additional Details:**

Eligible for Relocation Package: yes

Eligible for Employee referral bonus: yes



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**Sunshine Act**

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.



**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.



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Posted: 2020-04-07 Expires: 2020-07-08

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