Job ID R-389277 Date posted 03/03/2021 BACK TO SEARCH RESULTS Apply

Project Manager - Point Of Care Diagnostics

Job Description Summary

Are you ready to make a difference in this world? Do you want to be part of a team that develops ground-breaking medical and biotechnology services and devices? One person can make a singular difference in saving and improving lives. At BD, we are looking for amazing, passionate and dedicated people like you. BD, a company standing on 120 years of innovation in medical technology, is currently recruiting talented individuals to join our new Research and Development (R&D) Centre of Excellence in Limerick. BD’s purpose is to advance the world of health. As part of our team, you will be on the forefront of creating and developing specialized devices, software solutions and systems to help others. Our new Centre in Limerick provides you with cutting edge technology and a creative environment to be inspired to tap into your inner genius. You are the one who can make the difference. Join us and be a crucial part of advancing the world of health!

Job Description

This role offers a rare and exciting opportunity to join a new team that is in the very early days of expansion at our facility in Limerick. The cross functional R&D team will be accountable for full engineering ownership a very high profile platform in BD's portfolio.

Advances in connectivity, user workflows, detection accuracy mean that the install base for this platform has grown rapidly over the past year and is set to lead the fight globally against COVID-19. It will be at the forefront of discovery where there are future variant outbreaks. Meaning that the platform will be a key weapon in health authorities arsenal going forward and requires further development and enhancement to cater to new and exciting use cases.

This fast-paced team is required to be nimble and agile, if you desire the opportunity to have exposure and visibility across the full system incorporating electronics, software, optics, immunoassay and see where the solutions you develop have an direct and immediate impact on advancing the world of health this could be the role for you.

Be the Project Manager

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of project & program management principals

  • Demonstrate in depth knowledge of and experience in meeting regulatory requirements for medical devices, In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices preferred.

  • Actively use project management tools to independently manage projects in Product Lifecycle Management and New Product Development.

  • Use planning and budgeting skills to meet project outcomes

  • Organize and manage work streams for projects, domestic and international resources

  • Proactively identify variance, propose mitigation and escalate as necessary

  • Manage project risks

  • Demonstrate effective stakeholder management including to senior management

  • Foster cross functional and business partnership

  • Demonstrate business acumen and entrepreneurship in managing programs and projects

Be Qualified

  • Minimum Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business Administration or Business Management

  • 10+ years of Project Management experience

  • Experience managing cross-functional teams in R&D projects (quality, software, testing & hardware etc)

  • Software experience within regulated environment (medical devices, finance, insurance, e-commerce industries preferred)

  • Excellent organization and communication skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Not afraid to challenge the norm

  • Interpret resource and project data into decision making information

  • Advanced knowledge of MS project, Visio, excel, PowerPoint etc.

  • Experience managing resource pools, budgets and overall project or program level responsibilities. 

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IRL Limerick - Castletroy

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