Intuitive Surgical Careers

Design Production Manager

US-CA-Sunnyvale, California
Marketing & New Business Development

Job Description

Job: Marketing & New Business Development
Primary Location: United States-California-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 181800


Company Description:

Who is Intuitive Surgical? The numbers tell an amazing story. Learn more about our company.

Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.

Company Description:

Intuitive is the industry pioneer and leader in robotic-assisted surgical
systems. Our da Vinci Surgical System is an advanced platform for minimally invasive surgery that has touched the lives of more than five million patients worldwide. Our system acts as a natural extension of a surgeon’s eyes and hands through a combination of cutting-edge robotics, immersive 3D stereoscopic vision, and intuitive human-interface controls. Over the past two decades, this revolutionary technology has brought about a new era in minimally invasive surgery.

Intuitive is looking for an expert level Design Production Manager to join our Communications Design team. 


The right candidate is a strategic production design thinker who is collaborative, and adept at managing multiple fast paced projects. He / she has an acute attention to detail, is a self-starter with a mature attitude toward feedback, and works fast to get the job done accurately.

· Responsible for the flawless production of design concepts developed by the design
team, external agencies / consultants.
· Build PPT and Keynote presentations
· Manages efficient and accurate execution of edits, updates, and revisions to existing
production projects or templated creative.
· Directs and guides production designers, ensuring that all work produced is accurate,
technically correct, high-quality, and code and/or press-ready.
· Ensures a consistent look and feel that adheres to and supports brand, design,
and messaging standards.
· Manages workflow and resources to ensure timely and successful project completion.
· Provides recommendations regarding production, outsourcing, workflow, and other
opportunities to improve efficiency, quality and profitability
· Works closely with Design and Project Management
· Handles multiple projects simultaneously



· Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design and related work experience
· 6 – 12 years relevant experience in corporate or design consultancy:
In-house; Agency and or Design Studio
· 5 years’ experience managing production designer servicing multiple internal
or external clients.
· A strong and diverse portfolio of project samples and presentation decks
· Ability to work on PCs and MACs
· Expert-level knowledge PowerPoint and Keynote (mastery is preferred)
· Expert-level knowledge of Creative Cloud software (particularly Photoshop
and Illustrator)
· Intermediate-to-expert level command of MS Office applications including Excel
and Word
· Excellent self-management skills
· Must be adept at shifting gears
· Experience working in agency environment and / or fast paced environment
· Ability to work independently, and must also be an excellent collaborator
· Must be able to work within brand style guides to produce work that is both on
brand and original
· Experience in the production of marketing materials and assets across
various channels offline and online channels
· Ability to manage all aspects of design projects and synthesize direction
from many individuals
· Meticulous with design details, accuracy, and quality
· Extremely organized, manage large volume of projects and related files
· Strong written and verbal communication skills

We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.