Program Manager/Sr Program Manager Diagnostic Hybrids
Category: New Product Development
This is an exciting opportunity in our Athens, Ohio facility that supports our molecular product development teams and will bring technology closer to the patient bedside, dramatically changing healthcare diagnostics.
The Senior Program Manager manages a platform of products and/or multiple smaller projects. Responsible for managing project core team(s) from phase 0 approval to product market introduction. Develops project resource, capital and expense estimates, maintains timeline and deliverables of the project core team, manages resource needs and cross functional team(s). This person is responsible to the senior management team for all aspects of the project.
Key activities include:
? Holds regular project team meetings and holds cross functional team members accountable to project goals.
? Works with staff to establish realistic but challenging timelines/priorities and provides follow-up/support on their timely execution.
? Responsible for coordinating team activities in accordance with Quidel's New Product Development Guidelines.
Maintains timeline and design history files for the project.
? Works with functional areas to estimate expenses and track budget.
? Oversees development of FMEA and other required documentation.
? Ensures appropriate representation on the project teams and committees as needed.
? Ensures communication of all pertinent information to all required levels and presents on overall project status.
? BS or equivalent in life sciences or engineering with at least 5 years? direct program management experience in a clinical, diagnostic or equivalent industrial environment. PM certification is an added bonus but not required.
? Requires good analytical skills, ability to communicate well with all levels, and knowledge of timeline and budget management, FMEA and design control.
? Excellent project management skills, prioritization, organization and the ability to multitask.
? Experience in QSR (Quality System Regulations).
? Experience with Gantt charts and timelines.
? Strong leadership skills and the ability to foster strong interpersonal relationships across work groups.
? Knowledge of the budgeting process, planning, and building realistic timelines.
? Strong knowledge of product development.
? Some travel may be involved, depending on the programs being supported.
Quidel is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V).
Location Athens , OH
Minimum Experience (yrs):
Required Education: Not Specified
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