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Senior Project Manager, Product Development (Sports Medicine)

Raynham, Massachusetts
R&D Engineering (R&D)

Job Description

Requisition ID: 5038190123

DePuy Synthes, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Project Manager, Product Development (Sports Medicine) to be located in Raynham, MA.

DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides one of the most comprehensive orthopedics portfolios in the world. DePuy Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma, craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health care systems worldwide. For more information, visit

The Senior Project Manager will work for the DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine business which develops, manufactures and markets innovative solutions for a wide range of minimally invasive mobility therapies, including arthroscopic repair devices for knee, hip and shoulder pathologies.
In this role you will lead a cross-functional, new product development team through: Design feasibility, detailed design, implementation, verification (which may include software verification), process verification/validation, and risk management of Class I-II medical devices, specifically electro-mechanical systems. You will be expected to demonstrate a passion for guiding the team to find solutions to complex problems, possess strong interpersonal skills & an ability to partner across functions to achieve goals.

Your primary responsibilities will include:
  • Setting clear expectations for the project team, establishing roles and responsibilities, and motivating the team to complete deliverables on time.
  • Managing project risk through comprehensive mitigation assessment and planning techniques.
  • Working with stakeholders to develop project plans and project risk analyses for all assigned projects.
  • Handle all communication of project status to all project stakeholders. Communication includes: project meeting minutes, regular presentations, monthly updates and any status or project information needed.
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.

  • A minimum of a B.S. in Engineering is required. An Electrical or Mechanical Engineering degree is preferred.
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in product development (R&D, Quality, etc.) is required.
  • Experience in a regulated industry (GMP, ISO, etc.) is required.
  • Experience acting as the lead for a cross functional project, workstream, and/or subproject is required.
  • Project management experience (Waterfall and/or Agile methods) preferred.
  • A PMP certification is preferred.
  • Medical device industry experience is preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project preferred.
  • Demonstrated exceptional problem-solving ability required.
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills are required.
  • Well organized, self-motivated, ambitious, creative and resourceful.
  • Must demonstrate strong leadership and collaborative qualities.
  • The ability to work within a cadaver lab and operating room setting is required.
  • This position is in Raynham, MA and may require up to 10% travel including international.

Primary Location
United States-Massachusetts-Raynham-
DePuySynthes Products Inc (6149)
Job Function
R&D Engineering (R&D)
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