Program Manager

Job Description – Program Manager

The Program Manager is responsible for coordinating the various group efforts for each project assigned.  The groups will include every functional group within the company involved in the products complete life cycle (concept to end of life). The program manager must possess strong communications skills and must be able to balance each groups priorities towards the overall timely progress of the project to completion.  

Responsibilities

  • Basic understanding of each functional group within the scope of the project including R&D quality, regulatory, manufacturing, marketing
  • Ability to understand design control workflow in the various product phases and create and communicate a cohesive understandable project plan to all levels and functional groups
  • Heavy participation in the change control process from creation of change orders to Insuring timely flow and approval of change control documentation
  • Heavy participation in the design validation testing from understanding the early bench testing to the creation, execution and approval of all validation testing


Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in the design and development of medical devices
  • Demonstrated success managing projects of varying complexity within the agreed on timeframe
  • Sense of urgency with a solid commitment to quality
  • Understanding of the design control process, medical device regulatory guidelines and required external standards
  • Biological testing of materials experience a plus
  • BS degree in Engineering or other related subject