Danaher Corporation Senior Systems Engineer in Melbourne, Australia

Danaher Company Description
Leica Biosystems is a global leader in workflow solutions and automation. As the only company to own the workflow from biopsy to diagnosis, we are uniquely positioned to break down the barriers between each of these steps. Our mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence. The company is represented in over 100 countries. It has manufacturing facilities in 9 countries, sales and service organizations in 19 countries, and an international network of dealers. The company is headquartered in Nussloch, Germany. VisitLeicaBiosystems.com for more information.

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be part of a multi-disciplined team and play a crucial rule in the successful delivery of projects. The role will provide you will the opportunity to apply your expertise across large medical device development programmes.
You’ll be required to contribute to the systems engineering department by providing leadership and specialist knowledge and expertise in systems engineering, requirements, systems integration, as well as support the verification and validation. The role requires that you possess exceptional leadership skills and the necessary self-discipline to take ownership and responsibility for delivering complex technical implementations on time, with appropriate documentation, and manage the operational handover to production/field.

Major Responsibilities * Understanding of the core principles of systems engineering to implement systems engineering to deliver complex medical device systems projects * Implement effective controls and measures in support of the delivery of engineering outputs and assist in the development of action plans to address key engineering focus areas * Accountable for professionally supporting, technically, all program milestones and positively engaging to contribute to successful reviews and customer interchanges * Ensure that the design meets all statutory regulatory requirements * Identifying and elevating, when required, technical execution risks (includes technical discipline, technical performance, cost and schedule performance) to programme and functional management * Ensuring the team is knowledgeable of and demonstrates disciplined adherence, approved engineering, engineering databases, engineering tools and design/development processes to ensure robust performance, producibility and affordability * Utilization of measures that provide program and functional management insight into the health of the Team’s technical execution * Implement Leica Biosystems and Danaher values and processes; and * Drive cultural change

Skills & Experience * At least 10-15 years’ experience within the engineering discipline with experience in the technical development and systems design of engineering projects * Experience in a product development environment, ideally within a medical device domain * Exceptional leadership skills including the ability to make strategic and tactical decisions * Extensive experience working closely with customers to identify solutions with demonstrable experience in system design, integration, and deployment. Tertiary Qualifications * A degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related scientific field * Has (or working towards) Chartered Professional / Certified Professional status with a recognised body

Skills and Attributes * Professional o Demonstrated professional integrity, good level of technical knowledge and experience, objectivity, acceptance of responsibility, maturity of judgement and common sense (consistent with the attributes expressed by Danaher) (Essential) o An understanding of the Professional Code of Ethics (Essential) * Technical o A strong understanding of the engineering (or software) development lifecycle o Working experience in an Agile development lifecycle o Strong analytical and problem solving skills (Essential) * Interpersonal o Builds strong collaborative relationships with stakeholders and SMEs o Strong influencing and negotiation skills with a pragmatic approach o Strong team and internal customer service orientation To Apply: Leica Biosystems is committed to attracting and retaining the most highly qualified candidates available. We firmly believe that our employees drive the success of the company. With success in mind as the ultimate goal, we strive to create and provide an environment that offers challenging, stimulating and financially rewarding opportunities. As a Leica Biosystems employee you will be consistently challenged to deliver your best.

If you are ready for this challenge, submit your resume for consideration. http://www.leicabiosystems.com/about/careers/

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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, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 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.

Organization: Leica Biosystems
Job Function: Engineering
Primary Location: Asia Pacific-Asia Pacific Rim-Australia-Victoria-Melbourne
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: ADV000894