Program Manager_SJM in Westford, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Sr. Program Manager (6-month contract) $58-60/hr.
Westford, MA

We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Senior Program Manager for a 3-month contract position. The Senior Program Manager will lead a disposable medical device program through the early concept phase of the development process which will include project schedule creation/management, management of core teams, consideration of technology paths (design and process), facilitation of the definition of initial customer and design requirements, and facilitation of other business-related team discussions to ensure forward progress of the project team. The Program Manager will also manage the reconfiguration of the Quantien processor and the requisite software updates associated with the project.  The job requires coordination of all tasks and subtasks through several functional groups both inside and outside. The project is a component “end of life” project and is timebound.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with and lead a cross functional team through the concept phase of medical device product development.
  • Create detailed project plans and manage the schedule.
  • Facilitate both the product and process design process through team and sub team meetings.
  • Communicate with stakeholders and management project plans, progress, successes and modifications.

Required Experience:

  • Experience managing medical capital equipment projects (hardware & software) through DV and product release
  • Experience managing multi-site projects.
  • Experience managing capital and expense budget.
  • Experience managing external resources.
  • Experience identifying project accelerators.
  • Advanced project management skills.
  • Excellent negotiation/barrier removal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills (written/verbal).

Preferences:

  • Minimum BS/BA degree required.
  • Familiarity with regulatory environment for medical devices (preferred).

Miscellaneous:

  • Project is being managed in Work Front.
  • Status meetings are weekly.
  • High profile project.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer