Product Manager, Imaging & Resection/Capital Equipment

Date: Nov 16, 2023

Location: Santa Barbara, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

 Requisition ID:          59345
Title: Product Manager, Imaging & Resection/Capital Equipment
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01)
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Salary Range:
Salary Minimum: $103,500.00
Salary Maximum $184,000.00







Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex is actively searching for a Product Manager to work alongside our Imaging & Resection/Capital Equipment team to help lead, plan and execute our devices strategic initiatives. The successful candidate will work with engineering, marketing, medical education, sales, and KOL’s to maximize the impact of our products, collateral, and educational efforts. Excellent interpersonal, presentation and leadership skills along with one year of related experience and a bachelor’s degree or a master’s degree are essential for this position. The position can be based in our Santa Barbara, CA location and does require travel.  Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.



  • Plans, organizes, and controls an assigned product line from conceptual stages through product life cycles to optimize profit and meet marketing, financial, and corporate growth objectives by performing the following duties.



  • Develops new products in conjunction with Marketing, Engineering and Sales Management personnel.
  • Manages day to day progress of product
  • Participates in overall product strategy, research and development requirements, development, and manufacturing coordination for new and emerging products.
  • Coordinates technical product development, estimates of potential profits, and release to production specific to product line
  • Establishes operational and project objectives and assignments and delegates assignments to project team.
  • Directs and coordinates the activities of project team personnel (engineering, manufacturing, procurement, marketing and quality) to ensure projects progress on schedule and within prescribed budget.
  • Performs market analysis, product strategy and research and development.
  • Conducts surgeon and sales rep product and procedure training. Collaborates with a wide variety of functional areas such as sales, engineering, marketing, manufacturing, and operations to develop and provide product definitions responsive to customer needs and market opportunities.
  • Produces competitive analysis materials comparing product with its key competitors. Establish and maintain relationships with key surgeons.
  • Provides technical expertise and training to other departments in support of product development.
  • Identifies market potential, establishes pricing and market strategies, estimates potential sales, introduces market, distribution/channel issues, and manages mature product through phase-out.
  • Manages the development stage of the product life cycle.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all customer requirements are met including the monitoring of test reports, documentation of instructions, etc.
  • Defines promotional activities, publicizing the product through the press, sales force, and alternate distribution channels.
  • Required Travel up to 25%
  • In-office, Santa Barbara, CA-based position; not remote



Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; preferably in business, engineering or clinical.
  • Master’s degree preferred.
  • Five or more years’ experience in medical device development and/or product management and/or engineering and/or sales and/or marketing and/or clinical experience.
  • Orthopedic experience preferred.
  • Understanding of all functions involved in development, production, and marketing of product is preferred.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • Knowledge of surgical orthopedics and/or arthroscopy. 
  • Skilled in working with different functions and effectively coordinates their activities to achieve desired results. 
  • Excellent listening skills, including the ability to identify and isolate customers concerns or objections, in addition to excellent written and oral communication skills. 
  • Excellent public speaking and presentation skills are required.



Arthrex 2023 Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Provided Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident, Cancer, Hospital, Critical Illness)
  • Matching 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Free Onsite Lunch
  • Gym Reimbursement Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Trip of a Lifetime
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Volunteer PTO
  • Employee Assistance Provider (EAP)



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.

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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