Medtronic Sr Research Manager – Neuro-engineering – Neuroscience

Careers that Change Lives

This Neuroengineering Senior Manager will be leading a team at Medtronic responsible for creating state-of-art bioelectronic medicine therapies and therapy technologies. Responsibilities will include leadership of both scientific team of Engineers and Scientists as well as early-stage bioelectronic medicine research and technology projects. This Manager position will manage 10 Engineers within the Neuroscience portfolio specifically Deep Brian Stimulation (DBS), Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS), and Pelvic Health.

A focused amount of time is spent overseeing the direct reports area of responsibilities, managing performance, developing talent, engagement and inclusion, communicating business and operation developments, planning, prioritizing and / or directing the responsibilities of direct reports. Additional key contributions are in the areas of creating roadmaps for advanced therapy, new or expanded therapy technologies, therapy exploration, and risk retirement with eye toward translation to product. Goal achievement is typically accomplished through performance of direct and / or indirect reports as well as project leadership opportunities.

Key attributes for this Neuroengineering leadership role include accountability for mentoring, developing and coaching staff on performance expectations and defined objectives, providing leadership to staff ensuring the prioritization of strategic and department level initiatives to include defining performance goals and targets, conducting performance reviews, and staff 1:1s to guide performance management.


Location: Rice Creek, MN