bb7 is looking for a Senior Project Manager to work with one of our medical device clients in Minneapolis. This is a direct-hire position with bb7’s client.

The Project Manager is responsible for establishing and leading world class functional project teams, including members across the organization and vendors and partners for a large range of project types. This position will develop detailed project plans to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner and the project is delivered on schedule and in alignment with the quality system.

Responsibilities

  • Lead projects from a large range of areas within the organization which include but are not limited to: new product development, product extensions, cost saving projects, process improvement projects, process validation projects, quality and regulatory projects.
  • Ensure project progress according to project plan, scope and budget – challenge the time line and resource allocation in order to secure timely deliverables.
  • Lead development projects through all phased gates and stages of product development.
  • Manage and communicate with stakeholders – ensure that the project is aligned with business goals.
  • Identify/negotiate resources and needs for project teams, form development project team at project initiation.
  • Identify, mitigate and communicate project risks, and escalate issues to stakeholders and management in a timely fashion.
  • Deal with new initiatives and tasks, major deviations and changed conditions; propose solutions to the relevant decision makers.
  • Prepare and present project status for Interventional Urology or other management boards as appropriate including project review meetings.
  • Ensure effective design transfer to the line organization.
  • Resolve project team conflicts, resource needs and requests.
  • Be able to organize projects as per waterfall and Agile Scrum methodologies.
  • Conforms with Q/EHS Policy.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering or related field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of overall related experience
  • Previous project management experience in medical device industry
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple cross-functional projects
  • Demonstrate strong leadership, team skills, and communication skills and work within multiple levels of the organization
  • Strong understanding of project and product risk management
  • Business understanding and knowledge within the entire product lifecycle
  • Knowledge within the medical device industry including quality requirements and regulatory requirements
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able presenter in corporate context
  • Ability to improve situations with proactive problem solving skills and solution oriented negotiation skills
  • Experience in leading teams with highly skilled employees
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple cross-functional projects
  • Ability to train, teach and lead others
  • Ability to travel up to 20%

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