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Date: Jun 5, 2019

Location: Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a); US-MA-Marlborough



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


Project Management Manager I


About the role:

  • Unique opportunity in the Electronic Medical Equipment (EME) department to manage the development and implementation process of urology products and services. 
  • This role requires involving departmental and cross-functional team members focused on the delivery of new and existing products. 
  • The individual selected for this role will be working with team members in Arden Hills, MN and Marlborough, MA and reporting through Arden Hills, MN.
  • Participate as a member of our EME product engineering team, supporting multiple urology BSC Products as a Manager I, Project Manager. 
  • Utilize a variety of new and proven technologies to deliver life-changing therapies/systems to patients and clinicians in support of BSC’s mission. 
  • The position includes a variety of sustaining engineering and new product development opportunities.
  • There is opportunity for future growth and leadership working with a global team.
  • Manages the development and implementation process of company's products and services involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new and/or existing products.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Estimates project levels of effort and resource requirements by using standard estimating techniques and tools, and by working with appropriate staff to understand scope of effort.
  • Prepares project plans, schedules and budgets by using project management tools such as Microsoft Project and by working with appropriate staff to understand tasks necessary to complete project.
  • Directs project execution by assigning tasks, tracking project schedules, identifying risks, and developing and executing contingency plans.
  • Assures project quality by using standard development methodologies and by working with SQA to develop and execute project quality plans.
  • Communicates project status by preparing standard status reports, and by participating in departmental and customer project status update meetings.
  • Resolves project issues by working with team members, project customers, and others as appropriate.
  • Consults with internal project groups by sharing project management knowledge and assisting or mentoring more junior project leaders in project management processes and techniques.
  • Works across multiple workstreams/sites with BSC personnel as well as global vendors and contract design/manufacturers


Management Requirements

  • May lead a group or team of employees in the achievement of organizational goals
  • Foster a diverse workplace that enables all participants to contribute to their full potential in pursuit of organizational objectives
  • May direct and control the activities and budget of one or more projects/programs.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with company policies and procedures (e.g. federal/country and regulatory requirements)


What we’re looking for:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or similar Engineering degree with 5-years of engineering related experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 7-years of experience as an equivalent alternative
  • Project management experience
  • Lean business processes and problem-solving tools
  • Experience working with global teams and offshore resources
  • Financial forecasting and earned value chart compilation
  • Ability to objectively monitor program health and communicate status
  • Strong communications and time management skills
  • Flexibility to travel on average 10-25% to BSC divisions and suppliers world-wide


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with medical device industry standards
  • Knowledge of Urology therapy systems
  • Project Management training/certification (PMP)
  • Experience with EME – specifically application in Urology therapies
  • Experience in working with contract manufacturers and/or material suppliers
  • ProChain tool experience for schedule management



About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 445973


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