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Job ID: JR0048222
Job Category: Facilities and Site Services
Primary Location: Phoenix, AZ US
Other Locations: US, Oregon, Hillsboro;
Job Type:

Strategic Design Manager

Job Description
Job Description

Looking for a chance to enable world changing technology?

The Global Construction Group is seeking motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join the Construction Innovation Team. This rare opportunity to join the Construction Innovation Team is your chance to leverage your industry insights and bring innovative engineering solutions to Intel's multidimensional challenges.

We are looking for pioneering construction professionals with a passion for tackling age old problems in new and resourceful ways. Your ability to transform and then drive new methods into existing business processes will help you excel in this role. We are steering this organization into one that is lean, efficient, collaborative and partnering and we'd love the chance to welcome a few new change agents to the team.

At Intel our construction projects are big, fast and complex to keep up with the ever changing market demands. We require continual innovation to deliver efficiencies in all areas of our business.  Corporate Service's Global Construction Group delivers world class construction projects around the world. We aim to deliver innovative construction solutions that help Intel astound the world.

As a Strategic Design Manager on this team your focus will be up front in the project timeline. You will lead a team of inter-discipline engineers that are scanning the horizon and developing strategies to reduce variation in the execution of our next projects. This up-front emphasis will include updating designs to facilitate off-site prefabrication, finding ways to enable more modularization or some other innovations that you champion.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Knows how to develop winning action plans.
  • Develops well-engineered designs.
  • Believes in rapid prototyping and the valuable learnings that come from an iterative improvement mindset.
  • Understands the factory, site operations, technology development cycles and challenges.

Getting your strategies to take root will involve:

  • Collaborating with external contractors including design engineers, construction management firms, schedule and sequencing experts, contract managers and finance analysts to come up with approaches that are optimized across the supply chain.
  • Understanding potential implications on Intel's superior manufacturing methods
  • Partnering with Intel's technology development teams, facility operations managers and project execution teams.

Finally, the candidate we’re looking for will exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Disciplined approach to problem-solving methodologies
  • Logical reasoning,
  • Critical analysis of information
  • Cooperative learning.
  • Effectiveness when presenting complex recommendations to crisply and concisely outline the value proposition and the business need that is being addressed.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills to thrive in our highly matrixed environment.
  • Ability to negotiate and influence a variety of personalities, cultures and customer groups with a major emphasis on senior management is important as will be your ability to distill complex concepts into presentations that excite.
  • Ability to develop a strong business acumen.

A Strategic Design Manager leads a team of inter-discipline engineers and will remove roadblocks; be they in contracting, coordination or collaboration to ensure delivery of complete, approved and fully coordinated solutions. Seeing your ideas in action will be one of the highlights of your work with us

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Sciences degree in Architecture or Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Structural or Civil Engineering or equivalent.
  • This U.S. position is open to U.S. Workers Only. A U.S. Worker is someone who is either a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident, or a person granted Refugee or Asylum status by the U.S. Government. Intel will not sponsor a foreign national for this position.

7 years of experience in:

  • Construction project engineering or similar.
  • Managing design and sizing methods for mechanical, process or electrical industrial facilities.

2 years  of experience in:

  • Design management.
  • Utility modeling software and applications.
  • Reading and interpreting construction contract documents including 3D/BIM.
  • Research strategies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Engineering or Management field Experience working across functional and organizational boundaries.
  • Professional engineering registration.
  • Lean Construction or Six-Sigma Certified.
  • Experience with applying production flow concepts outside the typical manufacturing processes.
  • Specific knowledge of semi-conductor industry or other clean environment industries ex. pharmaceutical, solar is considered a plus
  • Generation of utility models.

Inside this Business Group

As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art -- from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support. Employees in the Technology and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth

Other Locations
US, Oregon, Hillsboro;

Posting Statement. Intel prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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