Manager, Test Development

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.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary:

Provide strategic leadership for, and tactical management of, the Test Development Department. Lead the development of global product test strategies and requirements for ZOLL products both during and after their development and release, including at international partners. Learn, disseminate, and deploy modern test technologies and industry best practices to support cost effective test strategies at ZOLL. Responsible for staffing, supervision, and performance of the Test Development Department. Initiate and assign project as necessary to meet organizational objectives. Manage qualitative and quantitative aspects of work performed by department members. Provide guidance as required to develop schedules and budgets, and to complete projects according to plan.

Essential Functions:

  • 25%     Leadership and Development of Test Development Personnel

  • 25%     Project Management, Scheduling, and Resource Allocation

  • 25%     Problem Resolution and Test/Quality/OEE Metrics and Improvements

  • 15%     Development of Test Strategy, Requirements, Policies, and Procedures

  • 10%     Other duties as required

Skill Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of analog, digital and high voltage circuit design.

  • Working knowledge of structured test software platforms and software design.

  • Proficient in test software development, preferably with LabView and TestStand.

  • Proficient in most common PC based applications (Word, Excel, etc.)

  • Working knowledge and experience with FDA QSR requirements for Class 2 & 3 medical devices.

  • Working knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma, and statistical techniques.

Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required, MSEE or MBA preferred.

  • 3 - 5+ years of engineering management experience required, 5-10 years preferred

  • 3 - 5+ years of project management experience or equivalent education or certification

  • 10+ years of direct experience in test engineering and development in an electro-mechanical assembly environment including ICT, Functional Test and Reliability Test (HALT, HASS)

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. 

ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990