Project Manager I in Sylmar, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Sylmar, CA
  • Duration:
    72 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Job responsibilities:

  • Manages/directs the activities and people associated with small to large scale projects with a focus on any or several non-IT business applications and disciplines.
  • Manage/direct all facets of single or multiple, multidimensional, mission-critical projects through the Full Project Life Cycle.
  • Collaborate/work with project sponsors, business units and users to identify project scope and focus, develop or monitor project initiatives, implement project requirements/plans/processes/tools, assign/guide/monitor project staff, and assure project success.
  • Deliver quality project solutions to business problems or issues within defined budgets and/or timelines.
  • Provide expert project guidance/support proactively through project completion. Provide tracking, reporting, and presentation to management and users.

The successful candidate must

  • Manages complex, implantable device projects.
  • Assures the development of multi-level project planning to achieve short and long-term business objectives.
  • Develops, tracks and reports on all key Supply Chain programs.
  • Keeps senior management team informed of project progress and issues.
  • Develops functional departmental budgets and coordinates cross-functional project budgets.
  • Develops and communicates key performance indicators (cost/schedule/technical/quality) for projects.
  • Provides design/manufacturing/quality teams with appropriate resources to perform assigned tasks.
  • Interfaces with appropriate internal and external resources to ensure intellectual property is protected.
  • Interfaces with appropriate internal and external resources (regulatory, customers, etc.) to ensure programs meet regulatory and customer requirements.
  • Guides development and documentation of test plan protocols, standard operating procedures, specifications and test procedures.
  • Reviews and provides functional approval for project and quality system documentation.
  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.
  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments. 
  • Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors.

Experience and Training:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field (i.e. Sciences, Engineering) or related discipline.
  • 5+ years of medical device experience and managing complex, multi discipline (electrical, software, mechanical) devices, including Class 3 implantable medical devices/systems. Supply Chain experience preferred.
  • Managed cross discipline (Clinical, Regulatory, Operations, R&D, etc) teams and/or programs
  • Working knowledge and experience with 21 CFR 820.30 and European Medical Device Directive.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.