Sr. Manager, Mechanical Engineering – Connecticut or Delaware | USA Jobs

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Danbury, CT, United States
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The Sr. Manager, Mechanical Engineering will be part of an enthusiastic, results-oriented, and dynamic team of mechanical engineers working to design and develop Hologic’s best-in-class products. The ideal candidate will be someone who strives to develop talent and provide an environment of engagement for the team.

*This position may be located in Danbury, Connecticut or Newark, Delaware.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Organize and manage a mechanical engineering team responsible for the design, prototyping, testing and transfer to manufacturing of an entire system.
Lead all levels of engineers in system definition and specifications activities, ensuring all input from cross-functional departments are captured and considered.
Translate design objectives into an acceptable program of appropriate engineering personnel, schedules and resources.
Facilitate all design and implementation phases of a program consistent with divisional standards and goals.
Provide departmental budgeting and tracking information.
Review program status with engineers on a regular basis and provide program status reports.
Provide coordinated support for all engineering programs as required.
Effectively communicate pertinent information to engineering staff on a wide variety of subjects including goals and objectives.
Drive the engagement of engineering personnel toward achievement of individual, department and divisional goals.
Represent the department and division interests at professional and sales meetings, with end-users of our equipment, and with teams servicing our products.
Prepare and provide compelling technical presentations at meetings attended by peer groups, sales personnel, other divisional department members, customers, and at professional meetings.
Ensure design, fabrication, maintenance and service processes are developed and executed in a manner that supports all quality standards.
Develop processes and tools to improve workflow efficiencies.
Position may require up to 10% travel, including international.



Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Natural Sciences, Biomedical, or related field

Ten (10+) years of experience in an engineering / manufacturing environment.
Requires a minimum of five (5) years of management experience.
Medical experience in an FDA regulated environment is highly desirable.


Ability to define product requirements and specifications.
Ability to organize and manage a team of multi-departmental personnel for the purposes of design, prototyping, testing and transfer to manufacturing of an entire system.
Ability to effectively represent the engineering department interests both internally to the organization and externally.
Ability to schedule major projects and allocate resources with an emphasis on scheduling, budgeting and managing.
Ability to motivate team members and evaluate performance.
Ability to use problem-solving skills on both a managerial and technical level.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter.  All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer inclusive of disability and veterans.

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