BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Program Manager in Covington, Georgia
Job Description Summary
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD and its 65,000 employees have a passion and commitment to help improve patient outcomes, improve the safety and efficiency of clinicians' care delivery processes, enable laboratory scientists to better diagnose disease and advance researchers' capabilities to develop the next generation of diagnostics and therapeutics. BD has a presence in virtually every country and partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Urology & Critical Care (UCC) is one of the fastest growing business units in the BD-Interventional Segment, and has 4 platforms – Acute Urology, Endo Urology, Home Care and Targeted Temperature Management.
UCC employs more than 1,000 people around the world and is headquartered in Covington, Georgia, just outside of Atlanta. The company has engineering design centers in Atlanta, Denver, Ireland, China & India, as well as numerous manufacturing facilities, located in US, Malaysia, and Mexico.
The BD Urology and Critical Care (UCC) division is seeking a Senior Program Manager to lead one of the high-growth New Product Development (NPD) programs in the UCC R&D group. This program is one of the top NPD programs across the BDX corporation with CEO level transparency.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES;
The Senior Program Manager is principally responsible for:
Leading development & execution of NPD programs and/or projects, through all the phases & stage gates for successful commercialization of Class 1, 2 & 3 medical devices.
Direct responsibility for project/program scope, schedule & budget(s) to balance business deliverables within resource and time constraints.
Actively identifying & managing project risk and ensuring adherence to established processes and methodologies.
Ensure Design Control requirements are met for the project and is responsible for Design History File.
Interface, communicate and coordinate activities with all BD UCC cross-functional partners, across multiple BD and/or 3rd-party sites.
Senior program manager for NPD and SE programs and projects within BD UCC. Leads Medical Device Capital Equipment programs and projects. May lead project and/or program managers as related to current activities. Responsible for team meetings and generation of meeting minutes. Responsible for technical design reviews and phase gate reviews. Responsible for communication of team objectives, milestones, and progress Owner of Planview project status updates. Preparation of corporate and BD reports and new product development presentations. Develop and track project budgets. Work with Finance on financial models, budget tracking spreadsheets and reports. Prepare and track Authorizations for Expenditure (AFEs) for capital equipment. Ensure compliance to Corporate and Division product development policies.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
BS Degree in Engineering, Physical Sciences or equivalent. MBA preferred.
Seasoned professional with 15+ years proven experience in medical device industry
Demonstrated success as a program/project manager, leading NPD projects, and launching Medical Device Capital Equipment products.
Experience leading software & hardware development efforts
Proven track record to lead projects involving resources in multiple locations
Extensive knowledge of FDA and ISO medical device development regulations
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite Project Management software
Innovative, Self-motivated and Results driven
Excellent Interpersonal skills
Good oral and written communication, including reports and business correspondence
Ability to travel up to 25% LOCATION Covington, GA, Louisville, CO, Boston, MA
Primary Work Location
USA GA - Covington BMD
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