Responsibilities:

  • Core team leader/project manager of significant and complex strategic projects. Direct responsibility for delivering key focus products on time, within budget and with minimal long term sustaining engineering required (30%)
  • Interfaces with all levels of staff and management in the negotiation and exchange of information.  Develops and cultivates cross-departmental relationships.  Collaborates with key project sponsors in bringing together a full range of cross-functional expertise and competencies necessary for the successful commercialization of targeted projects.  Develops and maintains detailed project schedules and budgets for assigned projects.  Drives the tactical project execution.  Routinely reports on the status of the project relative to the schedule and budgets. (25%)
  • Ensures design control requirements are met for the project.  Owns the Design History File (DHF).  Ensures a quality focus and customer needs are met.   This includes participating in design control discussions including requirements development, risk management, product design reviews, engineering cadaver labs, software bug resolution meetings, verification & validation planning, and design transfer planning.  (20%)
  • Schedules and conducts Engineering Design Reviews, Vendor Review Meetings and other cross-functional meetings, as needed.  Documents the proceedings and follows up on any incomplete action items (10%)
  • Assists in revising existing R&D policies, procedures and processes.  Participates in writing new procedures, where appropriate. (5%)
  • Assists in the creation of accurate forecasts for products and works cross-functionally to ensure the delivery of those forecasts. (5%)
  • May supervise tasks of members of R&D staff where appropriate and when needed. (5%)

 

Education:

Bachelors degree in engineering or equivalent related discipline required; MBA preferred

 

 

Licenses/ Certifications:

PMP Preferred

 

Experience:

4+ years engineering and product development experience in large multi-disciplinary teams required, preferably in medical device environment.

Travel Requirements: 10–25%