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Danaher Corporation Sr. Project Manager/Project Manager - Single Use NPI in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Be part of something altogether life-changing

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

What you’ll do

The Senior Project Manager/Project Manager is responsible for New Product Introductions (NPIs) and development projects to support growth of the business. In addition, this position is accountable for achieving quality objectives, creating/meeting development schedules and project budgets, as well as communicating program status and escalating issues when appropriate to facilitate transparency.

  • Collaborate with program sponsors, cross-functional teams, and other assigned project resources to plan, develop, optimize and execute scope, deliverables, resources, work plans, budgets, and schedules for new product introductions and R&D development projects.

  • Lead and execute cross functional project teams on programs involving single use consumables/hardware systems, filtration and/or cost reduction projects with responsibility for timely completion within budget

  • Plan the project involving all sections and departments that are shareholders of the project.

  • Drive and facilitate project work ensuring that necessary decisions to reach business objectives are made and effected.

  • Analyze, manage and optimize project plans, product/project risk, project budgets, and resources/task assignments

  • Effectively facilitate cross-functional decision making to deliver effective and timely results

  • Ensure compliance with all QMS requirements

  • Maintain organizational standards of quality and performance while e nsuring compliance with Finance, Legal, Sourcing, EHS and other internal functional support processes

  • Suggest and drive best practice sharing, application of tools, change management

  • Be a mentor for team members and project management colleagues

  • Identify and share best practices, application of tools and ways of working for NPI product development.

Who you are

  • BS/MS Degree in mechanical/biomedical engineering discipline or equivalent

  • Minimum of (7) years relevant project management experience, in addition to 5 years or more years in NPI product development/project leadership and execution driving/leading projects?

  • Demonstrated leadership and mentoring of cross-functional project teams and an ability to drive project design plans to completion on time and within budget

  • Proven ability to lead collaborative global and cross-functional teams and relationships in a matrixed organization

  • Experience and thorough understanding of NPI product development stage gate frameworks in a regulated environment

  • Proficient with project management principles (e.g., resource allocation, cost estimation, risks analysis) & project management tools and applications software to manage complex project timelines

  • Strong facilitation and negotiation skills for driving closure on product/program-related decisions/issues

  • Professional Project Management (e.g. certified by PMI®, Program Management Institute) preferred

  • Experience in one or more: film processing, sterile single use products, filtration, bio-processing, life science, and/or medical device as well as familiarity with ISO 13485

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 68,000 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.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

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.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies require all US and Puerto Rico employees to be vaccinated against COVID–19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. 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.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

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