Applications / Product Development Engineer

Company Info
The Riddick Group
Norfolk, VA, United States

Phone: 461-3994
Web Site: http://riddickgroup.com/

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Title:

Applications / Product Development Engineer

Location:

Philadelphia, PA 

Salary:

100,000 -130,000

Job ID:

58397
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Job Description:

 

THE COMPANY

Our international client manufactures FDA approved/certified specialty packaging glass and plastic products for the Pharmaceuticals Industry. 

Title: Applications / Product Development Engineer

POSITION SUMMARY

The Applications / Product Development Engineer

- Works closely with Marketing, Engineering, Quality, and Operations to ensure continuity in product offerings and Company goals. 

- The Applications Engineer must be able to engage technically, operationally, and commercially to understand and enable speed to market of new products.

QUALIFICATIONS:       

- Undergraduate degree in either Engineering or Life Sciences preferred.

- Notable product management/ product management life cycle accomplishments in either the Life Sciences or Medical Devices or Pharmaceutical industries.

- Detailed knowledge of customer relationship management tools to improve market share and provide consumer insight. 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Guide and lead cross-functional teams to manage the life cycle of products from new product introduction from pilot stage through the ramp to high volume manufacturing.

- Create and execute upon annual marketing plans focused on: product revenue growth, operating margin, innovation and life cycle management.

- Lead marketing activities related to product development and market launch.

- Capitalize on market opportunities by developing concise and actionable marketing plans that drive sustainable profitable growth.

- Actively monitor competitive activity

REQUIREMENTS:

- Willingness to travel a minimum of 20%.

- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of independence.

OTHER:

- Paid Relocation to Greater Philadelphia area.

- Outstanding compensation package (includes bonus)