Senior Manager, R&D - Sustaining Transcutaneous Monitoring Medical Devices in Brønshøj, Denmark at Radiometer

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

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Job ID: MED001861

About Us

At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives. To provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions – decisions that in the end help save lives.
On a yearly basis millions of lives are touched by the information our solutions provide and that’s a fact, we take very seriously; the more critical the setting, the greater the requirements are and that’s why we’ve made it our vision to improve global healthcare with reliable, fast and easy patient diagnoses.
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Our people
At Radiometer, we acknowledge that the information our products provide is often the difference between life and death; an acknowledgement that drives and unites us as a company. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 3800 colleagues are committed and dedicated to help realize life’s potential.

If you aspire to be part of a purpose, performance and values driven organization whose mission and vision guide every action, we are eager to hear from you.


Our R&D management team is growing, and we would like to welcome you to the team if you are motivated for this newly established role focusing on sustaining quality in our Transcutaneous Monitoring (TCM) products.

Job Description
You will be responsible for building and shaping a new cross-site team of existing and new engineers with the key goal to sustain our product portfolio and improve product quality. Your team will be situated in Copenhagen, Stetin (Poland) and Basel (CH). Collaboration and coordination across borders, culture and language will be part of your daily activities. Your first tasks is forming your winning team and establishing processes. Expect to make a positive impact on customer satisfaction and ensure alignment on tasks we are executing - and not executing - across the organization in collaboration with QA/RA, marketing, operations and sales.

Your responsibilities in short
• Building a new team and implementing standard work and processes
• Ownership of Product quality KPI’s
• People management (Development, engagement and daily support/teamwork)
• Handling budget for your area
• Selecting and executing projects based on your knowledge of our customer and supply chain needs
• Execution of several projects and portfolio management
• Defining processes, strategy and standards for the team
The international nature of the job takes you travelling up to 30 days per year. 

A closer look at your future job in Radiometer 
Your future colleagues have collected a lot of data and market feedback about the performance of our devices. With your structured approach you can set the priorities for where we need to start and how to sustain a prioritization matrix of product upgrades. 
Expect to develop your problem solving process skills as you investigate how to improve the product performance with your technical understanding. You can put any prior knowledge related to electronics, sensors, physics, chemistry, materials and the like to good use as these elements are part of our TCM device. 

Contribute, grow and develop 
Radiometer is a growing organization always developing through LEAN management tools and values. It makes it fun and meaningful to join an organization where your thoughts and ideas are embraced by management and can make a true impact. Developing on a personal and professional level is of a high importance for everyone in our company and that is why we have many employees building and developing their careers for many years in Radiometer and Danaher. 

Application deadline
Application deadline is Thursday 28 November 2019 with interviews planned to take place in early December. Start the application process by pressing "Apply Online" and follow the guidelines on our corporate career site. Please attach your CV and other relevant documents. We look forward to receiving your application.

For further information, please contact Senior Director, TC Søren Dohn via

Job Requirements


We believe you combine your bachelor's, master's or PhD.-degree in Engineering with flair for predicting "how can this product potentially fail?" (FMEA analysis skills) to avoid future quality issues. This combined with the following increases your chances of success:
• Medical Device experience (ISO 13485 and audit experience)
• Management experience in an international context
• Good understanding of project management 
• A natural flair for order and structure 
• Passion for quality in products and processes

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
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