Operations Director

Job Type: 
Direct Placement
Industry: 
Medical Device
Location: 
Palo Alto
Job Description: 

• A minimum of 10 years of experience in one or more disciplines of supply chain management and operations (e.g., demand planning, purchasing, materials management, manufacturing, assembly & test, logistics)
• At least 5 years in a direct-line managerial position of teams that perform supply chain, global sourcing and/or operational execution functions
• Medical device experience required
• Must have a solid background in successfully managing CMs (onshore or offshore)
• Technical knowledge of assembly and test of electronic equipment
• Excellent knowledge of manufacturing engineering, ERP systems, quality assurance and lean manufacturing
• Must be flexible, detail oriented, and extremely organized, with a positive outlook, enthusiasm, and high energy; ability to thrive in a rapidly-growing, dynamic, drive-for-excellence environment
• Proven team leadership and excellent communication skills
• Demonstrated knowledge of FDA regulations, ISO 9001, ISO 13485, cGMP, and other national and international regulations and standards; knowledge of HIPAA regulations
• Willingness to travel as required
• International experience preferred
• Experience at both large companies and start-ups preferred
• Clean room experience preferred
• Bachelor's degree in business management, engineering, manufacturing, industrial engineering, or a related discipline preferred

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