Sr. Project Manager 1 - Engineering - Arthroscopy

Date: May 16, 2022

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 51648 
Title: Sr. Project Manager 1 - Engineering - Arthroscopy 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arthrex is a global medical device company and leader in orthopedics medical education. With a corporate mission of Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™, Arthrex has pioneered the field of arthroscopy and develops more than 1,000 innovative products and procedures each year that support all aspects of orthopedics. The Arthroscopy Design Engineering Team is based in Naples, FL is searching for a Sr. Project Manager I. The successful candidate will work with Design Engineers to monitor and adjust project plans, facilitate risks and retrospective process, and influence all aspects of the product development process including packaging, manufacturing, regulatory, and sterility.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages subsidiary-based and global projects/programs within the scope of the new product development
  • Develops project objectives by reviewing project proposals and business plans, conferring with senior management and key stakeholders
  • Determines project schedule by studying project plan and specifications, calculates time requirements, identifying and sequencing project elements and discreet tasks
  • Maintains project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving risks or obstacles
  • Determines project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements, requesting and allocating resources as necessary
  • Ensure design history file facilitation for assigned projects, adhering to Arthrex design control procedures.
  • Ensure project progresses within the boundaries of the approved scope. Manage the scope of the project and guarantee scope changes are properly documented and implemented.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement within the Project Management Governance and Design Control Process to improve speed to market.
  • Monitor resource capacity within the New Product Development groups and cross-functional resources and communicate constraints or needs to senior management.
  • Help facilitate, with interdepartmental managers, the availability, assignment, and accountability of downstream resources and technology
  • Help facilitate project, program and portfolio status to management and key stakeholders with applicable metrics and project constraints.

 

Education/Experience:

  • BS Engineering required.  BioMedical, Electrical, or Mechanical preferred
  • 5 years of relevant experience

 

Skills:

  • Ability to effectively communicate project planning requirements, including task elucidation, duration, and resource requirements
  • Strong strategic thinker, excellent collaboration and communication skills, careful attention to detail
  • Ability to balance business and technical risks while remaining compliant with internal systems.
  • Working knowledge of full life cycle development of medical devices, which includes initiation, design, development, execution, and sustaining. Working knowledge of medical device regulations and associated quality systems, particularly design controls and risk management.
  • Manufacturing process knowledge preferred.
  • Awareness orthopedic surgery principles, theories, and products preferred
  • Knowledgeable of FDA and ISO guidelines for the development of medical devices strongly preferred.
  • Strong communication skills and accountability to project deliverable timing and budgets required.
  • Ability to confidently lead complex, cross functional teams independently
  • Demonstrable bias for action
  • Strong desire and proven ability to learn quickly
  • Leads efforts to improve complex systems of people and process, while eliminating waste
  • Ability to identify opportunities for improvement on current processes, propose and implement solutions.

 

Knowledge:

Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.  General application of concepts and principles.

 

Reasoning Ability:

Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.  Refers to policies and practices for guidance.

 

Discretion / Latitude:

Works under very general supervision.  Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives. 

 

 

 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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