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Danaher Corporation R&D Leader in Shanghai, China


Line Management Responsibility:

  • To lead and develop the R&D team.

Financial/Budget Responsibility:

  • To achieve the NPD revenue target.

  • To take the overall responsibility of the project cost control.


Knowledge & Key Skills:

  • Self-starting individual and “Can do” attitude, to manage and deliver challenging targets.

  • Innovative and strategic thinking ability, as well as excellent execution ability, to convert blueprint to reality.

  • Result orientated, but drive process excellence as well.

  • Strong Leadership ability, working with the team and taking responsibility for issues.

  • Great team spirit, win-win mindset, and strong cross collaboration ability.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent English skills

Essential Qualifications/Education:

  • Bachelor degree or above in engineering related area

Essential Previous Experience:

  • 5+ years R&D leadership position


  • To take the lead to work with the BUs and marketing to build the China R&D roadmap.

  • To set the R&D goals, long term and short term, and to lead the day to day team operation.

  • To set up and update the R&D related SOPs.

  • To be responsible for the R&D team staffing and development, to ensure the team can deliver the targets.

  • To take the overall responsibility to work with the marketing and sales team to build a healthy and meaningful NPD funnel.

  • To take the overall responsibility for all projects execution, to ensure all projects are delivered on time, quality and cost.

  • To be responsible for monthly R&D operation report.

  • To be responsible for global expertise/ resources leverage for China R&D work.


  • Design engineers resource coordination with the functional leaders.

  • Mentor and guide the NPD project managers.

  • Support VAVE, Kaizen work.

General Health and Safety:

  • To follow relevant legal requirements and the Company Health & Safety Policy

  • To keep your work area tidy and free from hazards

  • To make a positive contribution to house keeping

Report and address any safety defects

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