1+ months

Principal Engineer- Principal Project Manager

Irvine, CA 92604
Principal Engineer- Principal Project Manager


Irvine, California, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

May 17, 2022

**Careers that Change Lives**

Impact patient outcomes. Come for a job, stay for a career.

**Day in the life:**

Lead Released Product Engineering RD programs of high complexity, team size, and/or breadth of responsibility. Accomplishes results through delegation of responsibility to Individual Contributors who exercise significant latitude and independence in their assignments. Provides leadership and coaching

Frequent interaction with internal or external contacts at various organizational levels concerning ongoing operations or changes relating to processes or program. Leads briefings and meetings with internal and external contacts.

Impact / Discretion: Provides measurable input regarding development of overall objectives. Ensures that ongoing operations, processes and programs are completed on schedule and within budget. Erroneous decisions, recommendations or failure to complete assignments would result in moderate impact on customers and/or objectives.

Diversity and Inclusion: Champion an environment where the personal worth of employees is recognized and individual differences are respected and leveraged. Promote a workplace that reflects the diversity of customers, patients and our communities.

Strategic Thinking: Identify opportunities to meet customer and business needs. Clearly articulate a path forward even in highly ambiguous situations. Connect key data points, observe trends, and make the necessary trade offs to move the business forward. Appreciate, yet overcome complexity.

Business Acumen: Understand key financial indicators impact on Medtronic business, competition, and the marketplace. Utilize this knowledge to the benefit of the business. Understand how business strategies and tactics enhance opportunities to operate effectively. Understand and comply with all laws, regulations and/or company policies.

Global Perspective: Maintain a point of view broader than current role. Consider the needs of the entire organization. Demonstrate global thinking in decision-making. Actively seek to broaden knowledge and understanding of the business. Leverage connections to other functions, geographies, and businesses. Take into account and effectively respond to diverse opinions, customs, markets and people.

**Must Have: Minimum Qualifications**

- Bachelors degree

- 7+ years of experience with Bachelors Degree OR 5+ years of experience with an Advanced Degree

**Nice to Have**

2+ Years Project Management Experience

Medical device experience

Statistical expertise

Endovascular (especially Neurovascular) knowledge and experience

Lean six sigma methodology / DFSS / DRM

Cross-functional experience in RD, Operations and Quality.

Ability to build a strong cohesive cross-functional team through motivational and teambuilding skills.

Demonstrated track record of leading within complex organizations requiring strong influence management skills.

Good communication (oral and written), presentation and interpersonal skills.

Strong analytical skills with the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Project management skills; knowledge of process and project planning best practices. PMP Certification highly preferred.

Ability to work cooperatively at all levels in matrix environment to build and maintain the positive relationships required to accomplish organizational goals.

Demonstrates initiative; results oriented.

Effective decision making skills - ability to negotiate and balance decisions and priorities across needs of several functional departments. Makes timely decisions in the face of risk and uncertainty.

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.

We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

**Physical Job Requirements**

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2022-05-19 Expires: 2022-07-25

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