Top three skills:1) Experience with vendor management and oversight2) Experience with running a manufa...
Top three skills:1) Experience with vendor management and oversight2) Experience with running a manufacturing operation in a high reliability environment. experience with pushing production, solving manufacturing problems, DFM, DFA3) Experience with Continuous Improvement, CI Top DescriptionWork with a team to oversee and manage the manufacturing and production of medical devices at external contract manufacturers and testing required for releasing lots for commercial distribution and R&D.Maintain Bill of Materials for all products.Lead Engineering Change Request (ECR)/ Engineering Change Order (ECO) planning and meetings.Help maintain production schedules with the external vendors to meet or exceed demand volumes.Implement cost reduction programs with the contract manufacturers to achieve the annual and long term cost reduction goals in an FDA regulated environment.Define yield improvement opportunities and partner with the vendors to improve the processes thus leading to higher capacity and lower cost.Work with team to maintain a rigid schedule for increasing capacity projects in line with the company business objectives.Work with internal / external stakeholders to develop and maintain documentation and process validations including IQ/OQ/PQ.Develop and qualify continuous improvements, cost-reduction projects and scale-up efforts. Work with R&D / Development teams to implement in manufacturing.Run DoEs and write technical reports related to process improvements / investigations.QualificationsBS in Engineering Sciences including Industrial, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, etc) or related technical discipline.At least 2-4 yrs of experience. Experience with vendor management/ oversight, experience working with contract manufacturing/ manufacturers a plus.Must have some experience in high reliability industries like automotive, medical device, aerospace & defense, aviation, etc. Knowledge of cGMP a plus.Must have experience in production driven/ output centric roles and environments. Lean Six Sigma or DFAA Training a plus.Solidworks, Adobe Illustrator, MasterControl, Netsuite are all pluses but not required.A plus would be some SW experience with a graphic design/ labeling SW for use in editing/ quick updates for FDA regulated labels for products. Desired: Medical device would be a huge plus. Work EnvironmentWorking on smaller R&D teams with the medical device space. About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing? Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.