Project Manager New Product Introduction (NPI) Job at Medela LLC – Baar, ZG



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Leading development projects to success is your passion. For this, you bring a technical degree and business knowledge from previous projects. We are looking forward to a personality with at least four years of experience in project management in medical technology, who has the desire to work for a successful international company. You also have the ability to lead your project team in a goal-oriented and motivating manner, thus ensuring that milestones are reached.

Your responsibilities

Overall responsibility from project start until launch and making sure to launch the product on schedule underlined by high quality thinking for defined projects

Understand interdependencies between technology, operations and business needs

Contribute to innovation and process excellence by always having the internal or external customer in mind and understanding the industry – environment and challenges

Propose the collaboration setup – which could enable the successful execution of the projects with China, Switzerland and US organizations – using the strength and skillsets of each local team

Coaching and training of the project team through execution of projects

Planning of available budget and full time equivalents (resources) according to the project roadmap

Development of the projects according to the Medela innovation process using the available methods and tools (FMEA, risk management and systems/requirements engineering)

Ensure the project progress as per plan: milestones, overall timeline, budget and cost

Ensure compliance to regulatory requirements for medical devices during project process

Ensure complete project and product documentation (technical file) until launch

Close collaboration within x-functional organization setup: product marketing, suppliers, external engineering companies, partners in plastic technologies, industrial designers, patent attorney, doctors, hospital staff

Ensure excellent stakeholder management

Your qualifications

Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering (mechanical / electrical / systems engineering, information technology) or natural science (chemistry, biology or similar)

4+ years of experience in project management of new product development, ideally in a highly regulated industry and preferably medical devices

Good understanding for clinical requirements of medical devices

Knowledge of the design control processes, R&D experience as well as industrialization and supply chain concepts

Goal oriented, transformational and transactional leadership skills, influencing and problem solving skills

Your opportunity

At Medela, you will be joining a global community of colleagues, united by the purpose that drives our business: helping people. Medela exists to advance human health and wellbeing through knowledge-based and innovative human milk and medical vacuum solutions.

Our employees are empowered to serve this purpose in a family-owned company that is growing rapidly around the world. We value intensive exchanges, diverse perspectives, and unbureaucratic decisions. You will have the opportunity to develop at an international level, and witness the direct impact your work has on our company’s success.

If you are interested in this opportunity, we are looking forward to receiving your application.

For this position we only consider direct applications – thank you for your understanding.

About the Company

Company: Medela LLC –

Company Location:  Baar, ZG

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