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Developer Lead - Windchill PLM

West Chester, Pennsylvania
Technology Engineering

Job Description

Requisition ID: 3695181004

Johnson & Johnson is recruiting for Developer Lead – Windchill PLM located in West Chester, PA.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.
Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.
With $76.5 billion in 2017 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets. There are more than 260 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing approximately 134,000 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.
Job Description Details:
This position will have lead accountability supporting development of the AS QA RD PLM/PDM platforms using Agile software development methodologies.   

  • Utilizes knowledge of business process, project management, computer software and hardware to analyze, design, implement and test information technology in the PLM, PDM, CAD, CAM, CAE (PLM/CAx) domain.
  • Identifies technology enablers that support continuous improvement within PLM/CAx enabled business processes.
  • Researches, identifies and promotes technology solutions that enable business objectives.  
  • Develops task estimates, activity plans, forecasts, and project estimates associated with assigned functional area(s).  
  • Recommends cost saving solutions and implementation plans.  
  • Leads development team members which meet quality standards and business requirements within time constraints and budget. 
  • Provides status reports and documentation to information technology and business partners.  
  • Supports the department by ensuring project orders are placed, including vendor contracts as required.  
  • Solves day-to-day project based business issues.  
  • Collaborates with the product owner, scrum master, business users, project managers and vendor resources to define technical requirements and specifications.  
  • Processes suggestions and ideas for process improvement.  
  • Leads system development projects and improvements using leading practices such as the Agile software development methodology.  
  • Backlog Grooming, Solution planning and design including functional requirements, user stories, functional design and architecture
  • Lead software development using the Agile methodology (new projects & sustaining)
  • Develop key functional areas and critical modules
  • Lead and Mentors other development team members
  • Manage Quality & Compliance documentation for PLM/CAx systems software as assigned
  • Complete Training assignments & Personal Development Plan as agreed

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required, preferably in Engineering or Computer Science.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience supporting R&D, Supply Chain and/or Quality organizations is required.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience leading projects is required.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with development and configuration of Windchill PLM is required.
  • Domain expertise in PLM, CAD, CAM, CAE in R&D and/or Supply Chain environments is required.
  • Experience in GxP systems and Computer System Validation in a regulated environment is required.
  • Experience working with Windchill PLM systems and understanding the business uses is required.
  • Experience working with Computer Aided Engineering & Manufacturing applications is required. 
  • Experience mapping business processes and associated requirements is required.
  • Experience with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) practices 
  • Experience with Waterfall and/or Agile methodologies is required.
  • Experience with software configuration managements tools is required.
  • Experience with Project and/or Program management practices is required. Project planning and work estimating techniques is preferred.
  • Experience leading teams and managing direct and/or indirect reports is required.
  • Experience presenting solutions resulting from sprints as part of the Agile methodology is required.
  • Experience with incorporating user feedback into solutions and backlogs is required.
  • Strong communication skills are required, including at the executive level.
  • Ability to work independently without daily supervision is required.
  • Training & Certification in PLM/CAx applications such as PTC Integrity ALM and Windchill PLM are preferred.
  • Software Development and Management processes and tools such as: JIRA and Subversion are preferred.
  • Experience working with Oracle Database and Status Reporting are preferred.
  • ThingWorx, IOT, and/or AR experience is preferred.
  • This position is located in West Chester, PA and may require up to 5% domestic and international travel.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity employers, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-West Chester-
Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)
Job Function
Technology Engineering
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