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International Director Electro-Mechanical Device Development (m/w) - Germany  

KARL Storz (company)


Posted on : 25 June 2017

Project Description

Perspective in the international Environment!
  • Our company is one of the world’s leading suppliers of medical equipment for minimally invasive surgery.
  • Since its beginnings in 1945, our company  has established itself worldwide as an international and highly regarded company in the production and sale of medical instruments and devices. Not a giant on an international scale, but leaders in matters that count: creativity, versatility and competence. 
  •  The family-owned company applies tradition and experience to think about tomorrow, today. 
  • The company caters for future trends with sophisticated products, services and processes that systematically support our global activities. 
  • Our commitment to performance and professionalism means we can guarantee both user and patient the ideal solution.
  •  In doing so, we secure and create top-quality jobs in all our corporate Locations.

Main Tasks:    
  • Technical and disciplinary leadership of the subordinate functional managers 
  • Strategic, organizational and forward-looking orientation of the area of responsibility consisting of the departments Mechanics, Software, Hardware, DQA, Systems Engineering, Project Management 
  • Ensuring continuous exchange and optimal cooperation with other departments (national / international) 
  • Ensure the quality of all product designs 
  • Review and optimize existing development processes 
  • Ensure optimal and efficient resource planning 
  • Monitoring and planning of appropriate budgets 
  • Provide regular analyzes and decision templates for the higher-level management    

Requirements Profile: 
  • Master degree in engineering 
  • Several years experience in management of product development 
  • Leadership experience 
  • Ability to thrive in a performance-oriented environment 
  • Fluent in German and English 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Good analytical skills