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We have been retained by our cutting edge medical device design firm who is seeking to hire a Program Manager. The Program Manager will be part of every phase of the product life-cycle, from proposal to project kick-off, collaboration with engineers during design phase, and ultimately the timely completion and successful commercialization of our electromechanical medical devices. The Program Manager is expected to be a hands-on leader of project teams. They pair the Program Managers with experienced project technical leads to create responsible and effective project leadership teams. Their Clients rely on these leadership teams to produce the life-improving outcomes resulting from companies products. This role requires communication to ensure feedback between customers, internal and external engineering teams that are both local and remote team members. 

Your role with the company:

  • Understand the near- and medium-term project objectives, develop plans for achieving them, the status of achieving them, the risks to achieving them, and adjust the plans to succeed.
  • Provide day-to-day coordination for project teams
  • Responsible for management reporting and budgets 
  • Leads teams of 5-15 people and third parties/vendors to execute projects with durations of 6-18 months

Desired Profile:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or similar technical discipline
  • 2+ years product development experience
  • 2+ years' working in a client-facing Program Manager role 
  • Experience leading and completing product development from business proposal through post-production support
  • Demonstrated project budget management experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills 
  • Excellent planning, analytical skills as well as good organization and time management skills

Highly Desired Qualifications for Program Manager: 

  • Demonstrated capability to lead projects in a regulated industry, such as aerospace, automotive and medical device, preferably ISO 13485 and FDA compliance 
  • Experience in the contract engineering and manufacturing business a plus! 
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