New Product Development Manager - Operations at Fortive (Cleveland, OH)

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Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what's possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix - join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive's well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company's operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com.

Description:

Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what's possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix - join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.

Description:
• The Operations NPI (New Product Introduction) Launch Team will introduce new products into the manufacturing environment. We work with cross-functional teams, organizing manufacturing-related activities, and ensure objectives are accomplished to meet production ramp requirements.
• The NPDM (New Product Development Manager) will lead in the global Operations environment, represent manufacturing in NPI core teams, coordinate manufacturing plans, work closely with engineering, and partner with the Program Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilitie

o Lead global manufacturing core teams to support launch of new Test & Measurement industry solution

o Represent the manufacturing organization on NPI core team

o Articulate program information and strategies back to Operations management

o Coordinate development of program manufacturing, test, and materials plan

o Work closely with engineering teams from any of the Tektronix US locations (Ohio, Oregon, Virginia)

o Coordinate product cost estimation

o Partner with NPI program manager

o Ensure availability of tooling and test equipment capacity to support manufacturing ramp and steady-state production

o Manage logistics of being assigned to a program where the NPI core team is at a different location or time zone

o Responsible for following all rules of safety and maintaining the work area in a neat and orderly fashion

Secondary Function

o Take ownership, champion, and drive improvements in NPD processe

o Quickly drive, communicate, and gain support for decisions in ambiguous and unstructured environment

o Understand manufacturing cost drivers at both printed circuit board assembly and product level

o Influence cost

o Maximize operational efficiency and gross margin

o May work within the scope of other job classifications, when necessary, because of workload requirement

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education Requirements. Four-year bachelor's degree or equivalent in engineering, manufacturing, or business. Bachelor of science in engineering preferred
  • 3-5 years of work experience in electronics manufacturing preferred
  • Ability and willingness to travel both domestic and internationally. This may increase significantly when assigned to a program where the NPI core team is at a different location
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills


Preferred Skills:

  • PMI certifications
  • Project/program management on complex products
  • Managing functional groups or projects across multiple geographies and cultures


When you join Tektronix and Fortive, you will work in an extraordinary team, learning with and from great people, where diversity and inclusion is celebrated. You will have the opportunity to do work that makes a difference in the world. You will be trusted and empowered to contribute in meaningful ways with visibility and accountability. We are obsessed with our customers and have a commitment to transparency, unending learning and growth to accelerate progress and innovation. Join us for the excitement of a startup with a history of success! For You. For Us. For Growth.

Due to U.S. Department of Commerce export control regulations governing technical data of Tektronix products, Tektronix requests certain limited information regarding the citizenship of all its applicants and employees to determine whether additional U.S. government processes will be required. Please note that Tektronix will consider applicants regardless of their citizenship status. All applicants will be considered for all positions, and Tektronix encourages all applicants to apply for all open positions.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check. Tektronix is an equal opportunity employer. Tektronix does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status or familial relationship, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran's status or uniformed service status, citizenship status, ancestry, expunged juvenile record, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Tektronix will endeavor to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities, of employee pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, and of employee religious beliefs, in accordance with and subject to applicable law. This applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including without limitation recruiting, hiring, compensation, benefits, working conditions, promotions, and terminations of employment.
More Information on Fortive
Fortive operates in the Hardware industry. The company is located in Everett, WA. Fortive was founded in 2022. It has 11848 total employees. To see all 74 open jobs at Fortive, click here.
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