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Sr PD Project Mgmt Spec

Medtronic
Plymouth, MN 55446
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Sr PD Project Mgmt Spec

Location:

Plymouth, Minnesota, United States

Requisition #:

20000KKN

Post Date:

Dec 02, 2020


**CAREERS THAT CHANGE LIVES:**


Medtronic Diabetes helps people gain better control and awareness over their diabetes. We work in the challenging space where medical devices are in the hands of everyday people, and those people expect state-of-the-art technology to help make managing their diabetes easier and more connected.


This position will be responsible for the execution of New Product Development (NPD) projects focused on next generation continuous glucose monitoring systems. The person will be working closely with the core team leader and cross functional project team(s) to lead project management activities and continuous improvement initiatives within to drive better execution of NPD projects. In addition to supporting the core team leader on the overall project management infrastructure (metrics, reporting, administration, business reviews etc.) this role will participate in implementing best practice tools and techniques in project management within NPD projects.


**DIABETES BUSINESS DESCRIPTION:**


The Diabetes Group at Medtronic is part of Medtronic plc, the global leader in medical technology. We are committed to ongoing breakthrough developments in leading-edge technology, unrivaled service and support, and uncompromising leadership. Medtronic is working with the global community to change the way people manage diabetes. Together, we will transform diabetes care by expanding access, integrating care and improving outcomes, so people with diabetes can enjoy greater freedom and better health.


Engineers create our market-leading portfolio of innovations. Combine the best of your experience with training and mentorship to move forward. If you want a challenging, energizing, rewarding career that changes lives, join us. Help us bring the next generation of life-changing medical technology to patients worldwide.


We believe that when people from different cultures, genders, and points of view come together, innovation is the result and everyone wins. Medtronic walks the walk, creating an inclusive culture where you can thrive.


**A DAY IN THE LIFE:**


You will be working in a team that believes in empowering, developing and giving people in the workplace responsibility for their own actions. The job will require you to embrace diversity of thought, create a culture of trust, have an unselfish mindset and foster leadership in others.


Coordinate, develop, and track schedules, plans, tasks, and priorities.


Establish strong relationships with engineering team members and be able to estimate, plan, and execute on program deliverables following design control processes.


Work closely with the Core Team Leader to track the financials of the project, generate forecasts, manage accruals, and track actuals against the forecast


Monitor the project from initiation through delivery; Review and prepare program status reports.


Manage changing priorities on projects through effective schedule management and deployment of Project Management methodologies.


Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet program goals and objectives.


Develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and intervening for problem solving with core team members and cross-functional team management


Participate in implementing best practice tools and techniques in project management within NPD projects and optimization of the Product Development Process (PDP)


Work with Core Team Members and the Design Reliability Manufacturability (Six Sigma) group to ensure integration of tools and methodologies to drive predictability in the innovation of new product portfolio


Anticipate and mitigate risk points. Make tradeoffs between time, schedule, and cost; while meeting safety and regulatory requirements.


Schedule project meetings, design review and technical reviews; document meeting minutes and key decisions, and track action items


Support engineering teams to follow effective process. Promote communication between multiple platform teams and disciplines.


**SPECIALIST CAREER STREAM:**


Typically, an individual contributor with responsibility in a professional discipline or specialty. Delivers and/or manages projects assigned and works with other stakeholders to achieve desired results. May act as a mentor to colleagues or may direct the work of other lower level professionals. The majority of time is spent delivering and overseeing the projects from design to implementation - while and adhering to policies, using specialized knowledge and skills normally acquired through advanced education.


**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**


**BASIC MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS**


**IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, THE FOLLOWING BASIC QUALIFICATIONS MUST BE EVIDENT ON YOUR RESUME**


Bachelors degree required


Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience


**NICE TO HAVE:**


Experience with highly regulated and/or safety-critical systems is required (medical device experience strongly preferred)


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


Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)


Experience managing projects in the medical device industry


Experience with 21CFR Part 820 and ISO 13485


Demonstrated track record of establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.


High level of enthusiasm, motivation, and drive for results.


Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, adept at navigating organizational challenges and possess ability to work with through others and accomplish objectives.


Ability to establish personal credibility and build trust quickly.


Experience with highly regulated and/or safety-critical systems is required (medical device experience strongly preferred)


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


Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)


Experience managing projects in the medical device industry


Experience with 21CFR Part 820 and ISO 13485


Demonstrated track record of establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.


High level of enthusiasm, motivation, and drive for results.


Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, adept at navigating organizational challenges and possess ability to work with through others and accomplish objectives.


Ability to establish personal credibility and build trust quickly.


PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:


The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


ABOUT MEDTRONIC


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.


We can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.


EEO STATEMENT


It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here:


http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees


DISCLAIMER


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Posted: 2020-12-03 Expires: 2021-03-14
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