Lead System Integrator/Chief Engineer

Newark, Delaware
04 Oct 2016
24 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Healthineers
Job Type Regular

Business Unit LD - Laboratory Diagnostics
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Senior Level

Req ID 157115
Required Education Bachelors Degree

Location NY - Tarrytown, DE - Newark
Required Travel 20%

Division Description
The Siemens Healthcare Division develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.  As a global leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and healthcare information technology, we have a keen understanding of the entire patient care continuum-from prevention and early detection to diagnosis and treatment.  

For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare

Job Description
Position Summary
The Lead System Integrator/Chief Engineer, Innovation Projects Integration will provide the project leadership to the Global Engineering Organization(GEO) R&D Element team for Innovation Projects for Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc.  

Plans and directs all aspects of GEO product development activities within a project. Ensures all engineering deliverables are in conformance with organization's established policies, procedures and objectives. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 10 years of experience in the field. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others within the project. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management.  

Essential Job Functions
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

• Manage/supervise a staff of engineering and lab professionals including: Director(s), Professionals & administrative.
• Coordinates all efforts of a cross-site team and ensuring completion of all GEO project documentation.
• Oversees the design and development of products while taking into consideration both the goals of the company and also the needs of customers.
• Project budgeting and resource management for all GEO deliverables within a project.
• Work Package development and execution of all tasks required in each phase of the project and development of key KPIs to track progress in daily agile stand-ups and integration events.
• Travel commensurate to lead cross-site project team.

Critical Competencies
• Strong leadership skills.
• Attention to quality in all initiatives.
• Strategic project management skills - with a strong emphasis on cross-functional collaboration.
• Experience working with outside organizations.
• Creativity in organizational approaches to engineering solutions/issues.
• Experience with new technologies and approaches in the field.
• The ability to relate well and establish credibility with senior leadership.
• Demonstrated excellent performance and documented high potential for future assignments at senior levels in R&D.
• Strong decision making skills.
• Contingency planning and risk mitigation.

• Bachelors Degree with 8 - 12 years of experience in Engineering / R&D.
• Masters or PhD a plus.

This description is not intended to document all aspects of the role; other duties as assigned.

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