Senior Project Manager - R&D

Job Description

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our global team as Project Manager (Product Release).


Our global team: We are a team of 66,000 highly dedicated employees across more than 70 countries passionately pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in healthcare to help improve people’s lives around the world. As a leader in the industry, we aspire to create better outcomes and experiences for patients no matter where they live or what health issues they are facing. Our portfolio, spanning from in-vitro and in-vivo diagnostics to image-guided therapy and innovative cancer care, is crucial for clinical decision-making and treatment pathways.


Our culture: We are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’s lives around the world.  We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success. Check our Careers Site at

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Project Manager,  you will be responsible for:

organizing, planning, and executing new releases of our premium Ultrasound products. The project manager will lead a cross-functional team with the overall responsibility for all activities related to the project from schedule and budget to the design transfer and commercialization.

Key Responsibilities

• Activity and resource planning for the project. Work closely with all development teams including Software, Hardware, System, Ultrasound Engineers, Acoustic Engineers, transducer, product management and clinical to define, develop and maintain the development schedule and resource plan.

• Work closely with manufacturing and procurement teams to organize, manage, and complete all design transfer activities.

• Work closely with marketing, regulatory, service, and manufacturing teams to define, develop and maintain a commercialization plan included in the overall project plan.

• Estimate, develop and maintain project budget.

• Ensuring quality and customer satisfaction by following all regulations, standards, and company processes throughout all phases of the project.

• Evaluate, analyze, and manage project risks. Work closely with cross-functional teams to provide effective mitigations. Provide clear and timely communication to the management team and stakeholders on a regular basis.

• Monitor project progress and team performance and provide regular reports to management team and stakeholders. Organize and motivate the team to meet the project goals.

• Work closely with sustaining teams to plan, develop, and release all sustaining changes.

Required Knowledge/Skills

• Extensive project management experience with Software, Hardware, and Medical Devices class II or class III

• Knowledgeable user of Microsoft Projects or equivalent project management tool

• Capability to build project plans, resource planning, budget planning

• Experience with Bill of Materials and Change Control

• Familiarized with Microsoft TFS

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


• BS/BA in related discipline or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Knowledge and Experience

• Demonstrates and applies comprehensive knowledge in the field of specialization to achieve a successful completion of complex assignments

• Demonstrates leadership skills in a technical environment

• Demonstrates significant knowledge of organization’s business practices

• Experience with full product development and commercialization cycles

• 5+ years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.

• Meticulous attention to details

• Demonstrates quick learning ability

Preferred Knowledge/Skills

• Working experience with global teams is highly desired • Working experience with SAP is highly desired

• Knowledge in Medical Device regulations for class II and III including ISO 13485 and CFR 820 is a plus

• PMI or equivalent Project Management certification is a plus

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-Time temporary

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