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Senior Director AO in Carrigtohill at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 5/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Carrigtohill
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/10/2019
  • Job ID:
    R406953

Job Description

Senior Director

Responsible for the co-ordination and implementation of activities related to the new products and technology development areas, as well as for the improvement of existing products and technologies. Provides technical reports and advice to top management, planning and engineering personnel.

This is a leadership position that significantly impacts the strategy of a function within a business unit. The job requires a broad and comprehensive understanding of the different systems, theories and practices relevant to a fast moving discipline. The job has full management responsibility including the management of numerous teams of managers/professionals, planning for the teams' future needs and operations. There will be financial accountability for independent budgets. This job typically requires a degree or equivalent and a minimum of 10 or more years experience.


Talents we are looking for:

Sets direction. An innovator who defines ways to create value and deliver on Stryker’s mission and strategic imperatives.
Builds organizational capability. A strategic executive who continuously breaks down barriers, identifying new and more effective ways to accomplish tasks and goals.
Inspires others. A genuine, relationship-focused leader who connects, collaborates and fosters an inclusive environment of enthusiasm, trust and pride. He/she makes others want to follow, building momentum for action and positively influencing outcomes.
Champions talent development. A manager who focuses on maximizing the ability, potential and contributions of themselves and others. Fosters an environment where people can excel through developing, coaching and rewarding performance.
Delivers results. A driven player/coach who sets high goals for personal achievement and organizational success. He/she measures success against the best internal and external benchmarks.

Job brief:

  • Lead Additive Design team (‘Design for Additive’)
  • Engage a revolving-door intent with Divisional teams, to Lead, train & develop team of design engineers (‘Design for Additive’).
  • Develop competency framework for enterprise-wide Design Engineers for state-of-the-art Additive technology.
  • Proliferation of competency on ‘Design for Additive’ across all Divisions.
  • Proliferation of design engineering competency into additive process engineers.
  • Provide Design-sprint, prototyping, techno-economic modelling services to Divisions.
  • Partner with ‘Division key-account-mgrs’ to meet Divisional needs and prioritise accordingly.  
  • Creation of additive enabled concepts to meet new market opportunities Responsibility for voice-of-the-customer from across the organisation.
  • Assimilate ‘market-pull’ and ‘technology-push’ inputs for strategic planning process.
  • Process owner for prioritised roadmap of Business Unit support to maximise return for SYK.
  • Process owner for B.U. strategic planning with enterprise-wide intent.
  • Partner in ‘Market-pull’ scouting of AM technologies, ideas, concepts
  • Partner with Technology Solutions to prioritise technology development to meet commercial needs.
  • Partner with NPI to prioritise NPI projects to meet commercial needs.
  • Manage messaging and impact of prioritisation decisions to appropriate stakeholders.
  • Key account and commercial manager for External Strategic Partners.
  • M&A point-of-contact for Additive.

Requirements

  • Strong technical background in Product or Process development
  • Strong commercial background.
  • A game-changer that drives the organisation forward.
  • A leader of organisation and people.
  • A deal-closer. Someone that engages with Divisional POCs, Product Development and AO to get deals done.
  • Relationship builder that brings people along. Manages conflicting priorities.
  • Someone that will build relationships with Divisions over time.
  • Driver, Influencer, Disrupter, a change agent. …………………...
  • Prioritize deployment of resources (engineer) across divisions.

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Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

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