Director, Automation Engineering

Singapore Permanent
  • Global technology transfer exposure
  • Medical device - market leader

About Our Client

Our client is a US Listed Medical Technology Multinational and a market leader in its field. With a strong product portfolio and partnership with EDB, it is well positioned to grow its regional operations in the next few years.

Job Description

  • This role partners closely with the global automation engineering team, aimed at developing and implementing new technologies in medical device manufacturing.
  • Oversee a team of seasoned engineers, lead regional or global scale technology transfers
  • Develop project plans using LEAN methods or Six Sigma in the manufacturing process
  • Resolve complex problems using standard engineering principles and technical leadership to support, develop, and improve manufacturing processes
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to investigate operational deficiencies and to implement process and system improvements
  • Apply rigorous quality standards, Standard Operating Procedures, and Current Good Manufacturing Practices

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Mechatronics Engineering
  • Masters or an advanced degree is a strong advantage
  • At least 5-7 years of experience with automation experience in an assembly or product line is a plus
  • Possess good project management leadership skills, in a regional capacity
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of equipment and processes in a manufacturing environmen
  • Strong communication skills and cultural sensitivity as the role will work with teams in the US and across APAC
  • Proven track record in the ability to drive change
  • Experience in industries which has strict regulatory guidelines

What's on Offer

  • Great career progression opportunities
  • Strong internal corporate culture
  • Diversity and inclusion focus
  • Good remuneration benefits
  • Global exposure with the opportunity to travel (post pandemic)
Senjoo Khong
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Phone number
+65 6416 9881

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Automation / Mechatronics / Robotics
What is your area of specialisation?
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Contract Type
Consultant name
Senjoo Khong
Consultant contact
+65 6416 9881
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