BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Dispensing Implementation Project Manager, Upgrades in New Jersey
Job Description SummaryProject Mgr for National Upgrade Team
The National Upgrade team is responsible for leading and managing BD Pyxis ES, BD Pyxis Logistics and BD IV-Prep software upgrades. The team works closely with organizational readiness, development and the remote deployment teams to develop upgrade processes on current and early releases of MMS platform software. The Project Manager is responsible to lead MMS platform software upgrade projects while managing teams in a matrix environment.
Home-based position with 5% travel for periodic meetings and training. The overall responsibilities of the Upgrade Project Manager include:
Support strategic direction of BD MMS and provide leadership to the National Upgrade team
Management and oversight of assigned upgrade projects
Use of all governance tools (scope document, project status reports, risk and change logs, tollgates, etc.), for all assigned projects, to effectively manage all projects
Close collaboration with Organizational Readiness teams to ensure alignment of implementation and GCS readiness activities and processes
Participation in implementation readiness project activities required to ensure successful release of
Demonstrate effective communication skills, verbal and written, with customers, project teams and leadership
Demonstrate ability to lead project teams and act as an effective team leader for all matrixed staff participating in critical readiness activities
Drive, manage and monitor execution of key programs, strategic and continuous improvement initiatives across GCS and the implementation function, providing leadership necessary to achieve goals
Establish strong relationships at all levels within BD
Maintain strong industry and product knowledge
Manage time and resources effectively to meet company objectives
Provides constructive performance appraisal input through peer review process
Skills, Duties and Tasks particular to the job:
Demonstrates knowledge of industry-recognized project management methodologies
Possesses healthcare project management experience and demonstrates thorough knowledge and understanding of project management methodologies and relevant clinical and IT operations
Understands customer medication management workflow
Demonstrates an understanding of Implementation project governance expectations (scope management, tollgate, and risk & change management processes)Manages planning and execution of multiple Implementation Readiness projects
Manages matrixed project teams
Responsible for maintaining project schedule and timeline
Provides coaching, mentoring, and training for project team and peers
Able to communicate and effectively work across multiple departments (e.g. TSC, R&D, Organizational Readiness)
Demonstrates the professional and soft skills necessary to be an effective project manager
Job Family Summary
Clinical Operations Project Management is responsible for managing all aspects of implementation projects including project planning, timing and execution within the constraints of a budget, schedule and scope while minimizing risk, and adherence to established processes and methodologies.
Bachelor's degree required or equivalent experience
Project management or leadership experience required
Minimum of 3 years’ experience implementing and supporting healthcare IT software solutions, experience with capital equipment model is a plus
Understanding of organizational readiness processes and experience collaborating with R&D or product management teams
Specific knowledge of BD business highly desired
Prefer knowledge of hospital systems and procedures that integrate with BD products.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and meet BD’s auto safety standards.
Upon hire, must provide proof of, and maintain current immunizations and obtain additional immunizations appropriate for the facility which enables access to customer sites in order to perform essential job functions. Proofs must include: Hepatitis B, Influenza (current year), MMR (mumps, measles, rubella), Varicella (chicken pox) Annual TB/PPD (skin test), Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis
Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego Bldg A&B
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