03/22/2019 | Chester, NY

Position Overview

Vice President of Technology will be responsible for the long-range direction of the organization’s engineering function in leading the research for new products, product enhancements, and product redesign.

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Oversees, develops, and implements methods/ procedures for monitoring projects; including preparation of records of expenditures and research findings, progress reports, and staff conferences, in order to inform management of current status of each project.
  • Negotiates contracts with consulting firms to perform research or other applicable studies or support.
  • Plans and formulates aspects of Research & Development proposals such as objective or purpose of project, applications that can be utilized from findings, costs of project, equipment and human resource requirements.
  • Effectively interact and communicate with regional counterparts, manufacturers, and other departments daily with regard to all aspects of product life cycle.
  • Leads the review of new preliminary and concept product designs to determine acceptability and appropriate product classification for corporate initiatives and new product launches.
  • Keep abreast of general & product specific regulatory developments in projects of responsibility
  • Direct strategic design, acquisition, management, and implementation of a companywide technology infrastructure
  • Monitors and analyzes technology and trends that could improve the company’s products and performance
  • Establishes technology standards and communicates technical information to the organization
  • Originate new products in concert with voice of customer needs and business model.
  • Defines correct design concepts and fundamental technology used for new products or improvement for existing products.

 

Requirements

  • Advanced degree in Mechanical / Bio-Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of Research & Development experience at a Sr. Managerial level within a Medical Device manufacturing, assembly, or production environment organization.
  • Technical problem solving with proficient use of statistical and data analysis tools.
  • Demonstrated comprehension of risk-based decision making, verification testing, and validation.
  • Comprehensive experience in Design for Manufacturability of injection molding part assembly and design.
  • Proficient in modeling and calculations of fluid dynamics systems.
  • Leading people and teams to drive organizational change.

 

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent communication, leadership and influencing skills with internal and external customer focus
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively or independently as required
  • Ability to be flexible and respond well to change in line with business priorities
  • Ability to work in a high-demand environment
  • Strong organizational and project management skills a must

 

 

Repro-Med Systems, Inc., operating as RMS Medical Products, is a leading developer and manufacturer of medical devices and supplies. RMS designs, manufactures and markets proprietary and innovative portable medical devices and supplies, primarily for the ambulatory infusion market and emergency medical applications, in compliance with the FDA quality and regulatory system and international standards for quality system management. The Company’s development and marketing focus is primarily concentrated on (i) its mechanical infusion products, the FREEDOM Infusion Systems (as used with one or more accessories, the “FREEDOM System”) which include the FREEDOM60® Syringe Driver (“FREEDOM60”), the FreedomEdge® Syringe Driver (“FreedomEdge”), HIgH-Flo Subcutaneous Safety Needle Sets™, RMS Precision Flow Rate Tubing™ and RMS Precision Flow Rate Controller, and (ii) its medical suction product, RES-Q-VAC® Portable Medical Suction System (“RES-Q-VAC”). The Company was incorporated in the State of New York in March 1980.  The company maintains offices, manufacturing facilities, and warehouse space in Chester, New York. www.rmsmedicalproducts.com

 

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore, employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

RMS Medical Products provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetics.

All positions offer opportunity for advancement. If you have the skills and are seeking a challenging growth opportunity, please e-mail your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to hr@rmsmedpro.com or fax to 845-469-5518.

RMS offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including medical, dental, LTD and 401(k).