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Manager, Electrical Engineering

Location: Chelmsford, MA



ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.


This individual will take responsibility for driving the engineering function within the ZOLL Chelmsford R&D Department. The individual will focus on both project deliverables and the electrical engineering technical process standardization and compliance, technology road mapping and technology integration


  • Deliver yearly skills assessment for electrical
  • Contribute to yearly training plans and execution of such fort electrical staff.
  • Contribute to the R&D yearly Leadership Organizational
  • Support and participate with the Director of Electrical Engineering regarding tool and process standardization and evolution of development
  • Participate in yearly strategic planning and budgeting processes, as required.
  • Manage expenditures and assist with budget
  • Assist in developing electrical engineering leadership in the department and ZOLL
  • Manages groups up to 10 staff of direct reports.
  • Establishing and managing electrical engineering and development infrastructure to drive electrical engineering quality and support product development programs under Program Management
  • Responsible for determining electrical skill needs and the hiring/firing and training of electrical engineers
  • Assist in managing electrical and development tool selection, implementation, training of engineers across development programs
  • Manage the quality of the electrical deliverables across projects
  • Step out of traditional prescriptive role of Electrical Engineering management when needed to resolve issues for R&D


  • Evidence of progressive advancements in R&D
  • Demonstrated experience in working in a development capacity as a matrixed, cross disciplinary partner
  • Strong process focus and experience
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong cross functional/cross disciplinary partnership behavior
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask and manage projects potentially impacted by change

 Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • University degree in the field of electrical engineering
  • Preferably an advanced engineering degree
  • 1O+ years in development of electrical engineering for electrical/mechanical embedded medical devices


Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity. Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.


ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.