21 May, 2024

Sr Manufacturing Engineering Manager

  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico
Manufacturing Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

At Johnson & Johnson, we believe health is everything. Our strength in healthcare innovation empowers us to build a world where complex diseases are prevented, treated, and cured, where treatments are smarter and less invasive, and solutions are personal. Through our expertise in Innovative Medicine and MedTech, we are uniquely positioned to innovate across the full spectrum of healthcare solutions today to deliver the breakthroughs of tomorrow, and profoundly impact health for humanity. Learn more at https://www.jnj.com/.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion are essential to continue building our history of pioneering and innovation, which has been impacting the health of more than 1 billion patients and consumers every day for more than 130 years. Regardless of your race, belief, sexual orientation, religion, or any other trait, YOU are welcome in all open positions at the largest healthcare company in the world.  

When You Join Johnson & Johnson, Your Move Could Mean Our Next Breakthrough.

We are searching for the best talent for Sr Manufacturing Engineering Manager to be in Ciuad Juarez (Salvarcar)

Under the direction of the Senior Supply Chain Manager, he directs and coordinates all manufacturing activities and programs within the Engineering area. Responsible for participating in the development and implementation of transfer plans. Develops, maintains, and improves all Business Processes under your supervision. Participates in day-to-day operations with responsibility in the production of products at the lowest cost, consistent with quality control specifications and production schedules. Directs and coordinates activities of one or more engineering programs within operations, in support of production and / or in the development of new products for the Business Units. These programs may include Manufacturing/Process Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Engineering Systems, Transfer Processes, Technology Development, Tools (Design, Manufacturing, Assembly, Procurement and Calibration) and Plant/Equipment Maintenance. Manages and works on problems of diverse scope where data analysis requires evaluation  of identifiable factors; selects methods and  techniques for troubleshooting. Directs and coordinates Engineering Managers to reach production goals / NPI consistent with costs, high quality, profitability, and  delivery times required.  Interact with  the  New  Product Development process to  generate processes and introduce plans for new products. It gives direction and adapts the tests and recommends changes in the processes and designs. Directs, coordinates, and executes the principles of Project Management, methods, tools and techniques for effective planning, programs, organizes, controls, integrates and terminates projects with the required scope and time, either performing the activities personally or through subordinates. Individually you must demonstrate creativity, foresight, and ability to make judgments, anticipate and solve problems, generate programs to obtain objectives / requirements, organization / leadership in projects and develop standards and guides for technical activities.

·       The supervision it receives is essentially administrative, with assignments, objectives and limits given in general terms. 

·       He has full technical and administrative responsibility to interpret, organize, execute,and coordinate his areas of responsibility.

·       Establishes operational goals and objectives in the same line and strategies of the corporation. Prepares programs for projects and coordinates activities to ensure the specifications of corporate goals and objectives are achieved.

·       Provides a leadership role in the development and implementation of world-class manufacturing standards (TAI, JAI, CFM)

·       Maintains liaison between individuals and areas within or around your organization, with responsibility to act independently on techniques or issues related to your area. 

·       Implements target systems and procedures to ensure that equipment and machinery meet the operational performance and utilization required. Reviews machinery and equipment requirements based on production schedules. Determines and monitors the implementation of capital goods improvements.

·       Ensures the introduction of new products in compliance with operational G&O.

·       Keep an eye on the master plan as it relates to the IGF. 

·       Understands Materials and Logistics Management.

·       Identifies needs and  coordinates the  development and  support of  systems,  i.e., Materials Management, Quality Assurance, Human Resources, Information Management, and Interdependent partnering.  

·       Ensures the right level of manufacturing, materials,and personnel.

·       Develops all  capital investment and  operational expense budgets  that  support business needs. Provides analysis of variance and corrective actions. 

·       From  alliances with marketing and  sales  provides improvements in  products and responds to the needs of customers.

·       He perfectly understands the precepts of the Quality System Regulations (QSR). It makes sure to comply with ISO and QSR regulations.

·       Reviews and recommends changes to current policies and procedures as they apply to present business needs.

·       Provides and establishes an appropriate climate for operation within the business unit through the implementation of projects related to continuous improvement and in compliance with regulations that apply to all aspects of the business.

·       Make decisions based on  an  understanding of  multiple departments and  the relationship between them.

·       Foster relationships by influencing the entire organization to unify criteria.

·       Manages the operation to ensure the achievement of CIP and COGS initiatives. 

·       Understands and implements Signature of Quality (SOQ), Lean Mfg. and Process Excellence (six sigma) methods.

·       Provides leadership to meet the challenges of Diversity.

·       Responsible for the development and implementation of environmental, safety and health programs.

·       Engineering Change Management

·       Control of Product Design / Processes / Equipment


·       Academic degree as  a  professional in  Engineering or  related Sciences. Master's degree preferably.


·       Eight (8) to ten (10) years of experience preferably in Operations, Manufacturing, or related activities, preferably in  the  field  of  medical products or  the  pharmaceutical industry with a minimum of three (3) years at managerial levels preferably.


·       Who has knowledge about new product launches, building construction and start of operations, knowledge about Quality Assurance requirements, GMP's, Safety  and Environment, building maintenance, planning and development of Finance and Human Resources preferably. 


·       Experience supervising people with technical skills is required (2 years as a minimum)


·       Bilingual English/Spanish


·       Skills and general knowledge for financial analysis, budgeting, and costs preferably


·       Always committed to the values of the CREDO, knowledge, and compliance with the business process, possess visionary leadership.


·       Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive complaints.


·       Ability to write speeches and articles using original and innovative techniques and styles.


·       Ability to make effective and  persuasive  speeches and  presentations of complex topics to employees at all levels, senior management, audience group and the board of directors.


·       Skills in the use of PC's and associated software, preferably knowledge of JDE (JD Edwards). 


·       Project management skills: ability to  lead  teams in different locations executing projects

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