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Sr. Technical Project Manager

Date:  Sep 14, 2022
Location: 

Danvers, Massachusetts, US, 01923

Abiomed is a pioneer and global leader in healthcare technology and innovation, with a mission of Recovering Hearts & Saving Lives. With corporate headquarters in Danvers, Massachusetts, and offices in Baltimore, MD, Woburn, MA, Aachen & Berlin, Germany and Tokyo, Japan, Abiomed’s 2,000 employees form one of the fastest growing medical device companies in the world. We attract and retain exceptional talent with our collaborative culture, passion for our work, and a strong commitment to employee professional development.

 

Patients First | Innovation | Winning Culture | Heart Recovery
 

As a Sr. Technical Project Manager (TPM) at Abiomed, you will have significant contribution to innovative software-based technologies that improve patient management and ease of use of our devices. you will use your technical expertise to lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects from start to finish. You will work with stakeholders to plan requirements, identify risks, manage project schedules, and communicate clearly with cross-functional partners across the company. You are equally comfortable explaining your team's analyses and recommendations to executives as you are discussing the technical tradeoffs in product development with engineers.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Manages day-to-day project schedule, resourcing, risk trackers, schedules, and performance commitments in fulfilling program, project, or system objectives. 
  • Coordinates creation, maintenance, and tracking of project schedule and development plan 
  • Defines high level strategies and scenarios while identifying opportunities for increasing project effectiveness and efficiency 
  • Responsible for daily scrums, weekly meetings, minutes, presentations, and project updates 
  • Drives near term tasks and owns action tracking (cross functional and within the technical team) 
  • Coordinates internal resources and third parties/vendors for flawless execution of projects 
  • Coordinates identification, mitigation, and tracking of project risks 
  • Ensures that work performed on an assigned program meets the schedule, technical performance, customer requirements, and management requirements relative to technical performance in accordance with the product development process SOPs 
  • Promotes teamwork within the program. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical field. 
  • Prior experience as software, biomedical, or project engineer or sufficient exposure to technical challenges  
  • 5+ years’ experience leading and executing the coordination of programs/projects and the delivery of products in engineering/R&D teams. 
  • Track record of meeting multiple simultaneous project objectives on time with limited resources.  
  • Willingness to face challenges head-on and embrace constructive friction between competing goals
  • Outstanding verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills  
  • Familiarity presenting on and explaining projects at all levels of the organization 
  • Ability to understand and comply with applicable FDA regulations and company operating procedures, processes, policies, and rules. 
  • Proficiency with Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Proficiency with project management tools like MS Project, Wrike, Jira, Gitlab.

 

 

 

Abiomed is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Abiomed will not discriminate against any worker or job applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, gender reassignment, non-job related mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or membership in any other category protected under law. Abiomed maintains a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Boston