Project Manager Sustaining Engineering



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USD93000-120000.00 per year

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Branch Information

Minnesota Engineering - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435



Job Description

Primary Objective: Lead and manage projects as part of Sustaining Engineering function to achieve revenue continuity, sustaining engineering, product development and overall business objectives. Partner directly with Operations, R&D and Commercial stakeholders to lead and manage project execution to ensure business and revenue continuity.

Essential Job Functions

* Deliver controlled and predictable project execution with a primary focus on revenue continuity, supply shortage and sustaining engineering projects and initiatives as dictated by business priorities.

* Lead and facilitate execution of Revenue Continuity Team (RCT) objective to mitigate impact of parts shortages and reduce or eliminate production line-down due to parts shortages.

* Collaborate with cross-functional leadership and key stakeholders to create an aligned overall project plan and schedule for complex projects (e.g. sustaining engineering, supply chain and production initiatives).

* Support implementation of the project roadmap.

* Define the charter, scope, goals, criteria, and guidelines of a project and develop full-scale project plans and associated communication documents.

* Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify project risks, and proactively devise contingency plans to achieve necessary project objectives and key results.

* Drive business process simplification, standardization and excellence through continuous improvement philosophies and tools.

Minimum Qualifications:

Required Education & Experience:

* Bachelor's Degree in a scientific, engineering, business administration related discipline.

* 4-5 + years of experience with increasing responsibility within the program/project and portfolio management discipline in life sciences, supply chain, operations, product development or equivalent.

* Project leadership and management experience in regulated industry.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

* Demonstrated history of successful project management organizational leadership and successful achievement of organizational business objectives.

* Knowledge of project management best practices including tools such as MS project.

* Ability to influence work direction and execution without direct authority.

* Demonstrated experience in deployment and execution of PMO strategy.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Masters Degree in a scientific, engineering, business administration related discipline.

* PMP, supply chain professional or similar/related professional certification.

* Knowledge of medical device product development, design controls and associated regulatory standards.

* Business process management and/or lean six sigma experience.

Location: Plymouth, MN (Onsite)