Operations Program Manager

Stryker - Redmond, WA

Who we want-

Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
What you will do-

Manage and oversee all items of NPI projects.
Take part in product delivery strategy definition with marketing and operations and drive implementation for assigned products and accessories.
Define and implement product structure strategy to optimize supply and order fulfillment processes.
May interface directly with suppliers and other strategic partners in order to optimize the product delivery solution.
Plan and coordinate between R&D and various functions within Operations to ensure that the product, processes, systems and supply chain are ready for product launch or product updates.
Interface with design throughout the development process to drive design for manufacturability and other DFx considerations.
Develop and plan a roadmap of process and capacity improvements for assigned products.
Lead projects within the operations area to add capability or improve supply chain.
Use sound business acumen to prioritize projects based on limited resources.
Monitor and evaluate progress and results and determine improvements that may be needed in operating procedures.
Manage other operations improvement programs such as capacity increase activities, outsourcing and production redeployment.
Other related duties as assigned.
What you need-

Bachelor's degree in applicable discipline required
7 – 10 years’ applicable and relevant experience, including experience with cross functional project/program management in high tech manufacturing or product development highly preferred
Proficiency with MS Office tools including MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel and Word
MBA and/or PMP certification, a plus
Proven expertise and strength in one or more engineering discipline
Strong communication skills
Proven business acumen
Experience managing program/project budgets
Work From Home: No
Travel Percentage: 10%
Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.
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