Actively involved in providing Quality support and Technical direction for New Product Development, as part of technology transfer teams, from Research and Development to Manufacturing though scale up process/product development, product and process validation.

More Uses of the New Product Development Toolkit:

  • Evaluate: direct subordinates to ensure New Product Development and applicable sustaining engineering projects are completed successfully to the committed schedule, product specifications and budgets established for the projects.
  • Secure that your organization coordinates production activities with other functions as material, marketing, New Product Development, customer service, manufacturing engineering, inspection, and the like.
  • Formulate: experimentation to support New Product Development, process improvements, raw material optimizations, technology optimizations, and non conforming product investigations.
  • Collaborate with cross functional New Product Development teams to lead product management aspects associated with product definition, product development, pricing, and market introduction.
  • Drive the team to balance the optimization of customer and business values while maintaining program velocity and outcomes that sustain the highest standards of quality.
  • Provide model and simulation support for the development of new components, sub systems, and/or full machines for New Product Development and Advanced Technology projects.
  • Make sure that your project prepares periodic and special reports concerning team activities, corrective action requirements as it relates to suppliers and quality systems, schedules, and rejected items.
  • Lead cross functional team weekly accountability meetings and risk review meetings to ensure all technical risks and action items are captured and owners assigned.
  • Assure your business participates in small and medium scale product, and process improvement projects to support New Product Development, improve efficiency, quality, timeliness, and interdepartmental communication.
  • Ensure your corporation creates a market driven specification document for new products and drive a multi level, cross functional team to meet key timelines and metrics for New Product Development and commercialization.
  • Visit supplier facilities and accurately assess technical capability in the awarding process, equipment, and capacity for rapid deployment of New Product Development and long term production.
  • Create and manage multiple Project Plans (schedules, budgets, resources, risks and deliverables) securing input from all affected functional areas of your organization.
  • Represent contract manufacturing operations on new supplier startups, commercialization /New Product Development projects to achieve project costs, quality and timelines.
  • Foster and develop relationships with cross functional business partners ensuring vendor issues are minimized and bring resolution to potential financial liabilities and brand risk.
  • Preside over software design review and ensure that projects are maintained to the software development process specifically, and the New Product Development process in general.
  • Be certain that your business supports productivity, quality, process efficiency, space utilization, standard updates and lead time improvement efforts for existing and New Product Development programs.
  • Confirm you charter; lead continuous improvement activities to ensure a robust New Product Development Process with Sales, Engineering, Production, Quality, and Customer Service for new projects/products.
  • Formulate: act as liaison between sales, client services, marketing support, and technology teams to support product positioning and customer demand as part of New Product Development.
  • Apply software engineering knowledge and skills in support of New Product Development and sustaining efforts, while designing products for reliability, compliance and manufacturability.
  • Serve as a key member in the New Product Development team to anticipate and proactively manage product quality, durability and reliability issues and improvement opportunities.
  • Cultivate relationships with key internal parties to effectively lead cross functional teams in product management, whether New Product Development or Core product improvement.
  • Ensure you coordinate; lead cross functional teams consisting of business development, engineering, manufacturing, processing engineering, field service, and suppliers during New Product Development launch through to production release.
  • Drive critical projects for the Sourcing, Engineering, New Product Development and Operations teams, ensuring objectives are met and communication channels are effective.
  • Support New Product Development by ensuring that components are designed for manufacturability and that processes/procedures are adhered to in relation to quality, method and cost.
  • Govern: quality leader providing oversight, training and mentoring to your organization for New Product Development, sustaining engineering, risk management and end to end product quality.
  • Support risk management activities for New Product Development teams by developing risk management plans and reports, conducting risk review, verifying implementation and effectiveness of risk controls.
  • Ensure you overhaul; lead cross functional New Product Development teams and all product management aspects associated with product definition, product development, pricing, market introduction, sales tools, and promotion plans.
  • Supervise: work cross functionally with New Product Development, product management and sales to develop and lead the execution of the marketing strategy and plans for new products.
  • Collaborate with members of your engineering team during the design phase of New Product Development to understanding specific systems requirements and provide guidance related to Cybersecurity best practices.
  • Provide quality assurance expertise and guidance for New Product Development/design control, risk management, manufacturing, supplier qualification, material qualification, and product quality.

 

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