Associate Manager, R&D Project Manager, PMO - Critical Care

8 - 10 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/10/17
8 - 10 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/10/17

Development partners and OEM partners are included in most all projects.



  • Manage project initiation/planning, execution, controlling, and closing phases.
  • Create and Manage project schedule and action item trackers.
  • Oversee and mitigate project risks and issues with necessary resources.
  • Manage and control changes from original scope for every project.
  • Serve as conduit between project/team members in all cross-functional groups.
  • Provide necessary support to project team members.
  • Establish and maintain project stakeholder relationships and communications.
  • Apply project management methods and tools to every project.
  • Develop, define and execute project plans, schedules, and deliverables including identification of needed resources for projects from initiation through product delivery and project closure.
  • Organize and integrate cross functional activities, ensuring successful completion of the project, i.e., project on schedule and within budget constraints.
  • Responsible for project performance, scope control, cross-functional team-building and health, proactive risk and issue management and resolution, as well as clear communications to stakeholders.




  • A Bachelor’s degree in business, science or related field is required.
  • 8years of hands on experience managing projects of increasing complexity required.
  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or equivalent is a plus.
  • Black belt or green belt or Scrum Master Certification preferred.

Required Skills:

  • Proven track record in the management of complex, large-scale projects with the ability to prioritize projects.
  • Advanced skills in using and creating schedules in Microsoft Project or related tools.
  • Ability to proactively escalate issues to appropriate levels of management in the organization.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have experience with regulatory agency guidelines for medical device manufacturers.
  • Ability to influence and build strong relationships is essential.
  • Working experience managing resources and influencing others to action who are not direct reports.
  • Analytical and logical problem solving skills.
  • Possess and display sound judgment; initiative; flexibility and detail-orientation.
  • Ability to develop and maintain business and technical documentation.
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and rapidly changing environment.
  • Self-motivated and frequently demonstrates initiative by going “above and beyond” performing what is required for the position.
  • Demonstrates creativity to develop and implement innovative, thought provoking solutions and changes.
  • Invests time in self-development/improvement – Ex. higher education, project management certifications/credentials -participation in developing and implementing solutions in areas outside of normal responsibilities.
  • Experience implementing risk and issue controls is strongly preferred.
  • Knowledge and work experience with Project budgets and financial management is a plus.
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus.


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