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Danaher Corporation IT Project Manager F/M in Barcelona, Spain

Leica Biosystems’ mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. We’re a global leader in cancer diagnostics with the most comprehensive portfolio from biopsy to diagnosis. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence.

Our associates know that every moment matters when it comes to cancer diagnostics. When you come to work, you’re helping develop solutions that enable accurate diagnoses to turn anxiety into answers. Join our diverse, global team of talented people, and be inspired to grow every day.

Leica Biosystems is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Diagnostics Companies at Danaher. Together, we’re working at the pace of change to improve patient lives with diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges.

We’re have an exciting opportunity for an experienced IT Project Manager to join our team in the UK on a remote contract.

As Project Manager, you will be responsible for leading and delivering critical IT projects which will require in-depth knowledge of Software Development Project life cycles, a breadth of experience across AGILE and Waterfall methodologies and the ability to work with a range of business and technology stakeholders at all levels.

This position can be remotely based in either the UK, Spain or Germany.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop strong relationships with internal clients, IT management, and IT technical staff and peers to define project goals, timelines and identifies and deploys resources to meet target completion dates.

  • Act as liaison between IT team and internal/external clients to meet systems specifications within cost and time efficiencies.

  • Oversee the full project management life cycle for highly complex, strategic and business initiatives from proposal through implementation.

  • Work with functional Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to develop procedures for testing system enhancements and system interfaces to ensure functionality and user acceptance.

This role will involve some travel for business and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.

What you will need to do the job:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, or a related field is desirable.

  • Demonstrable experience working in a Project Manager role, with demonstrable experience of working with software development teams. Strong experience of undertaking, and document requirements through workshops and stakeholder management

  • Experience managing IT applications projects, including large scale/enterprise project management and execution.

  • Experience in project management methodologies such as AGILE and Prince2, as well as tools such as Microsoft Project and Jira. PMP or Prince 2 is essential

  • Strong knowledge of Software Development Project life cycles – SDLC

  • Experience of Organizational Change Management through running significant change initiatives

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • Knowledge of software validation process in a regulated environment is desirable

  • Some experience in the management of SAP initiatives

Interested? Join the Leica Bio Systems Team!

Want to join our growing team that is helping our customers do incredible work? We look forward to your application!

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.