Project Manager II (Med. Device Technology)

Boston Scientific Corporation

Additional Locations: (n/a); US-CA-Los Angeles; US-CA-Orange County; US-CA-San Diego; US-CA-San Jose; US-CA-Silicon Valley



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.



About the role:

Program Management Office is seeking a Project Manager II, responsible for the performance of company programs, projects or subsystems of major programs and projects of platform and breakthrough product or technology development.  The ideal candidate demonstrates outstanding leadership capabilities, and effective communication skills to collaborate with all levels of management and employees. 


Your responsibilities include: 

  • Manage cross-functional development teams.  Lead teams effectively and provide input to functional managers on team and team member performance.
  • Manage technical challenges of technology application and new product development; identify, communicate, and manage moderate to high levels of technical risk.
  • Manage key initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing processes; develop and implement project plan; build team ownership and commitment to project plan; mentor and coach other functional and project managers.
  • Implement the PDP (Product Development Process); leads team to complete activities to current policies and practices; keeps documentation organized, creates Project Plan and Design History File for the project. Identify process improvements affecting multiple projects.
  • Responsible for team and cross-functional communications; liaison between the team and the executive board; lead phase and business reviews, project meeting minutes, issues log, metrics, and other key communications.  Communicate and influence resolution of cross-functional issues.
  • Establish milestones and monitor adherence to cost, schedule and scope.
  • Identify project problems and obtain solutions, (i.e. allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications).
  • Plan and organize non-routine tasks as required.
  • Initiate or maintain work schedules and priorities. Plan and organize project assignments and maintain project schedules.


What we're looking for:

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field
  • Minimum 10 years of experience – 8 years in project management working with R&D, Supply Chain, and Operations to deliver projects for commercial release
  • Experience with development of software or test for medical device
  • Completed at least 2-4 projects concept to launch
  • Proven track record in the application of agile methodologies in the areas of Firmware, Software development and Systems verification testing through multiple development cycles
  • Experience managing medical device software projects that meet regulatory requirements (i.e. CFR, IEC, EN standards, etc.)
  • Experience with sourcing devices to support development

  • Must have knowledge of unit, integration testing methodologies

  • Require an understanding of work breakdown structures, critical path analysis, and scenario based project scheduling to include budget and resource estimations

  • Fluent in MS Project, Primavera or similar project management tool

  • Experience working with remote teams


Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Business experience demonstrated through knowledge, leadership skills and process development capabilities
  • Experience managing a minimum of 5 projects through the complete product development cycle (initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing)
  • Minimum 12 years of experience – 10 years in project management working on technology development, end to end R&D development projects that integrate cross-functional team members from R&D, Quality, Operations, Regulatory and Marketing to deliver products for commercial release
  • Experience as a Software/Firmware Engineer in a project leadership role working with cross divisional functions
  • Medical device experience or development in a regulated environment
  • Experience with Firmware and Software tools and development environments
  • Knowledge in automated test, test infrastructure, and test metrics
  • Medical device software development experience, as part of a system or standalone
  • Experience managing a software team as part of software development

  • Able to work in cross functional teams that could span internal and/or outside suppliers overseas



About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.

Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Requisition ID: 358755


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