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Project Manager 3- Transducers

Issaquah, Washington
Project Management

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Ultrasound
Requisition Number: 225905
Primary Location: United States-Washington-Issaquah
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:


Job Description:

We are seeking a Transducer Project Manager 3 (Tech) to plan, execute, and complete the introduction of new transducer products from concept through commercialization. The Transducer project manager will be the facilitator for PLM across multiple internal functions and external supplier during the product development and design transfer phases. He/She is also the PLM representative to interface with all cross functional teams to ensure outstanding product development with quality and successful project schedule.



·         Work closely with NPI team and manage all PLM related tasks and activities related to the assigned projects

·         Build and maintain detailed development and productization schedules per the PLM processes

·         Be the owner of all facets of the product launch which include:

·        building a robust project plan for transducer development per the lifecycle development processes

·        driving coordination across teams and  for all product modules and assemblies from pre-production to mass production for various milestones in the NPI process,

·        executing and presenting at the milestone gates for each development project

·         Be the PLM advocate on development readiness and quality during design phases and ensure the processes and materials adhere to all required quality standards/requirements   

·         Evaluate, analyze, and communicate risk and status clearly and succinctly to management and stakeholders, escalating key issues and presenting options for resolution to the cross-functional executive team through the new product reviews and other executive forums.

·         Lead and facilitate activities between development engineering teams and factory teams from various development builds through design transferring to sustaining engineering teams

·         Work with the sustaining operating team to execute all forward production changes by releasing and implementing engineering change orders (ECOs)


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


  • BS in related discipline or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Certification may be required in some areas.

·         5+ years relevant working experience or equivalent education.

·         Effective and collaborative English communication skills (both written and verbal)

·         Demonstrated leadership skills in a technical environment

·         Proficient with Microsoft Project

·         Meticulous attention to detail

·         Demonstrated good critical thinking and problem solving skill capabilities

·         Quick learner with ability to follow direction and adapt to changes to promote efficiency and productivity and high standards of quality

·         Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and assess the impacts among projects

·         Ability to react to changes in an environment where products have an extensive supply chain

·         Proficient with Microsoft Windows Office tools (Excel, Word, Visio, and PowerPoint)

·         Experience with Bill of Material and Change Control

·         Project management or engineering experience in R&D environment

·         Ability to travel 10% to 15%


Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


  • Working experiences with global team in NPI or Supply Chain area is highly desired
  • PMI or equivalent Project Management certification is highly desired
  • Work experience with SAP is highly desired
  • Work experience with medical device manufacturing is highly desired
  • Knowledge in medical device regulations including ISO 13485 and CFR 820 is a plus

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