Medtronic Principal HR Generalist, Malaysia in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

Principal HR Generalist, Malaysia


Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Jun 30, 2017

Careers that Change Lives:

Our global HR vision is to grow our Capabilities, Our People, Our Business Together to Fulfill the Mission. As the HR Advisor for the Malaysian organization, you will partner with designated business and functional leaders and their respective teams to make this come to life!

Team work and spirit are essential to our collective success. We value what makes you unique, and you can grow your career with us.

Be a part of the company that thinks differently to solve problems, make progress, and deliver meaningful innovations.

A Day in the Life:

As the HR Advisor you will play an instrumental role in enabling leaders, across businesses and functions in Malaysia, to accelerate the execution of the business strategies and objectives.

You will cover a wide range of strategic, tactical and operational human resources matters within the Malaysian labor relation context. As needed in collaboration with our AskHR team and HR Centers of Expertise, i.e. Talent Acquisition, Talent Management Development, Total Rewards, Organization Development, Employee Relations. You control and influence the decision making based on active monitoring of the organization performance through data analytics and HR trends.

You will drive key areas such as strategic workforce planning, leadership capability development, diverse talent succession planning, a performance-driven inclusive (“matrix collaborative”) culture, employee value proposition, and continuous transformation for growth. You coach, partner, advise, and intervene towards solutions with composure, creativity and clarity in the end.

Must haves:

  • Relevant Bachelor or Master degree.

  • HR technical competencies in all areas (especially employee relations, change management, organization development, talent management).

  • Well developed, matured judgment and decision making skill.

  • Strong interpersonal influence management, stakeholder/ relationship management, problem solving and coaching skills.

  • Demonstrated effective management skills in a highly matrix organization.

  • Culturally sensitive and adaptable.

  • Self-organized, action-oriented, and strong execution.

  • Leverage others and is collaborative to ensure team success.

  • High level of confidentiality and integrity.

  • Proven evidence of Medtronic Leadership Expectations:

  • Shape - Demonstrates global business acumen, thinks critically and makes sound decisions, sets strategic direction.

  • Engage- Collaborates and creates alignment; attracts, deploys, and develops talent; fosters diversity and inclusion

  • Innovate- Focuses on patient and customer, generates breakthrough ideas, initiate and leads change

  • Achieve- Sets high standards, instills operational excellence, drives accountability, models ethical behavior