Siemens RD-Project Mgmt Spec 4 (Tech) in East Walpole, Massachusetts

RD-Project Mgmt Spec 4 (Tech)

Locations:East Walpole, Massachusetts

Job Family: Project Management


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers

Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics

Requisition Number: 211947

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-East Walpole

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

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Job Description:

Are you ready to lead multi-national product development projects, to help Siemens Healthineers be THE enabler of healthcare providers world-wide? If you have demonstrated the leadership, negotiation, and project management skills this takes, read on ...

This OEM Program Manager is responsible for planning, scheduling, tracking, coordinating, and monitoring in vitro diagnostic product development with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and other product development partners. This Core Team Lead will facilitate communications between the external manufacturing or development partner, multi-functional team members within Siemens, and senior management to ensure timelines and goals are met.

As the OEM Program Manager for up to 3 development partners and 12 product development projects, responsibilities include:

  1. As a Core Team leader, build and develop a cross-functional, multi-site product development and manufacturing team.

  2. Participating in the fulfillment of contractual agreements and in defining responsibilities for the OEM development partner, Siemens Healthineers, as well as shared responsibilities.

  3. Managing project communications to stakeholders (Core Team members, functional managers, development partners, and senior management).

  4. Identifying needed decisions and driving decision making process

  5. Scheduling and leading meetings to coordinate project activities

  6. Assuring that the project is tracked and all product and project deliverables (quality, performance, cost, schedule, and revenue) are met within their planned tolerances and as close to target as possible.

Reports to Director of Program Management, Walpole, MA.

Travel & Time-zones

Up to 10% US and international travel required.

Please be a "morning" person - most interactions will be in UTC+1 to UTC +3 time-zones.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

Advanced scientific, technology and/or business degrees are highly desirable.

Requires basic skills in the product development process and a general business understanding, preferably in the medical device industry, IVD, or pharma.

Project Management expertise:

  • Ten (10+) years of industry experience, which should include experience managing complex projects

  • Strong analytical skills to assess situations and drive decision making

  • Ability to coordinate across disciplines and integrate all aspects of business as they impact development projects including negotiation of scope, roles and responsibilities, specifications, timelines, and resources up, across, and down organization

  • Experience in producing written reports (i.e. published papers, company reports, etc.)

  • Demonstrated effective written and oral communications skills

  • Negotiation skills

  • Ability to function in a changing, high-impact position, with deadline and resource constraints

  • Capacity to achieve outcomes based on ability to facilitate and negotiate desired results

  • Previous exposure to manufacturing environments

Education Discipline:

Bachelor's Degree (or advanced degree) in Engineering or Science disciplines


Spanish fluency a plus.

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