Senior Project Manager


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

USD80000-150000 per year

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Branch Information

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



Job Description

Department: Product Development

Job Summary:

The Sr Project Manager is responsible for the successful planning, management and execution of product development projects. They will lead a cross-functional team consisting of product development, quality, manufacturing, and procurement personnel.

Essential Functions:

* Work with customer and resource managers to drive the identification of the skills, duration and effort required for successful project execution

* Develop, update and maintain detailed project plans and schedules

* Facilitate and coordinate project team meetings

* Manage the preparation and/or delegation and completion of all required project documentation while ensuring compliance with Quality System Requirements

* Create and manage Design History Files as required within the designated Product Documentation Management System (e.g., Grand Avenue)

* Develop, communicate and implement project risk/issue management plans and strategies (e.g., mitigation, avoidance, transfer, acceptance)

* Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical and/or timeline feasibility risks are properly identified and actively managed

* Managing project workgroups; set deadlines, assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize progress of project

* Measure project performance and manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate tools and techniques

* Post project completion, analyze successes and opportunities for continued improvement

* Communicate pricing estimates with set frequency to customer to ensure continued alignment as project and design develops

Education, Experience, Required Skills:

* Bachelors/Master's degree in scientific/engineering discipline or equivalent

* Company/industry-related knowledge in medical device products, regulatory affairs, and labeling preferred

* Minimum of three to five years in project management in medical devices or similarly regulated industries required

* Engineering background, i.e. integration of suppliers, technical customer

* Team player with ability to function and influence others in a multi-cultural matrix

* Advanced project management planning and tracking skills, capable of managing multiple projects with respect to priorities

* PMP certification or equivalent preferred

*Also open to greener Project Management candidates who possess 1-2 years' experience within the medical device industry!

Location: Fridley, MN