Role details

Director of New Product Development-Supplier/Quality

Boston   •   USD175,000 - USD210,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A chance to join a growing organization in Greater Boston
  • Fast-paced start up feel with an innovative product line

About Our Client

Our client is a medium sized company looking to hire extensively for their Product Development team. The company Engineers and Manufactuers products mostly within the Consumer Goods space.

Job Description

Reporting to the Vice President, the Director of NPD will act as a leader of a multi-functional engineering team focused on R&D and NPD Engineering and Continuous Improvement efforts. This position will also provide a central role in the completion of engineering projects by using six sigma methodology and process improvement.

  • Drive continuous improvement and process efficiency, value stream mapping and root cause analysis.
  • Completion of processes using common problem solving methodology
  • The Director of NPD will provide both technical guidance & management of the NPD Product team, Quality/Process team, and Design Team.
  • Provide continuous improvement efforts across the team and within the entire business unit
  • Drive process improvement cross-functionally within the Test Engineering team and Manufacturing Team

The Successful Applicant

  • BS in Engineering - Mechancial or Electrical strongly preferred
  • MS in Engineering or MBA preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt strongly preferred
  • 8-10 years of experience leading an Engineering Team
  • Excellent presentation skills with a business acumen
  • High energy and strong communication skills
  • Experience in the quality function of a manufacturing company a strong plus
  • Knowledge of product development

What's on Offer

This is a chance to work on highly complex products in a growing, challenging and dynamic organization with the opportunity for internal advancement.

Also:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Potential equity

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