HW - Senior Project Manager

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HW - Senior Project Manager

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Project Manager 

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager that will work closely with program management, subsystem technical leads, and other engineers to manage and coordinate engineering activities. S/he will be responsible for project management activities for one or more groups dedicated to specific platform subsystems.

This person will ensure that his/her engineering teams:

  • Are efficient, effective and well-coordinated.
  • Have clear priorities and goals.
  • Develop and tracks to schedules.
  • Deliver quality designs according to process.


The Project Manager is responsible for coordinating a cross-functional team during the development of an electromechanical system that includes software components:

  • Coordinate, develop and track schedules, plans, tasks, and priorities.
  • Anticipate and mitigate risk points. Make tradeoffs between time, schedule, and cost; while meeting safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Support engineering teams to follow effective process. Promote communication between multiple platform teams and disciplines.
  • With technical leads, develop and manage R&D process and tools for specific subsystems. Assist with design, selection and implementation of tools and processes.
  • With technical leads, track the financials of the project. Generate forecasts, manage accruals, and track actuals against the forecast
  • Develop a broad understanding of the Medtronic Surgical Robotics and Instrumentation Businesses, products, and clinical applications and leverage the knowledge of others
  • Ability to coordinate, track, proof and finalize project documents as needed with limited supervision
  • Proven ability in coach and influence project teams to achieve maximum performance and efficiency in the project.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • 3-5 years of Project Management or Engineering experience
  • Experience with highly regulated and/or safety-critical systems is required (medical device experience strongly preferred)
  • Knowledge of hardware engineering management, both tools and process (project tracking/scheduling; bills of materials; document management; issue/bug tracking; configuration management; integration/release testing; etc.)
  • Solid understanding of structured product development (requirements-driven engineering, requirements documentation, rigorous verification, DFMEA, etc.)
  • Experience with Microsoft suite of tools (Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to influence all customers (both internal and external) on issues that impact the business and its technical service and product strategies


  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Business Administration (MBA)
  • Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Experience managing projects in the medical device industry
  • Ideation, development, and release of large electro-mechanical capital products.
  • Electromechanical systems involving custom electronics (PCBs), moving mechanical mechanisms, and embedded computing are strongly preferred
  • Previous experience with or knowledge of software development processes.
  • Demonstrated experience in accomplishing objectives.  Able to deliver on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experience with 21CFR Part 820 and ISO 13485



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