NPI Project Manager in Carrigtohill at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 6/29/2020

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Job Title : Project Manager NPI (Trauma & Extremities)

Reports To : Senior Man


Position Summary :

This role will form part of a new Advanced Operations Trauma & Extremities (AO T&E) team in Ireland. The team will work hand in hand with our R&D and Marketing partners to develop and launch the next wave of innovate products to support the growth of the T&E division globally. This team will leverage cutting edge technologies across Robotic manufacturing, 3D printing and the next generation of CNC and Laser manufacturing technologies.

The T&E portfolio offers our customers market-leading implants for the treatment of long and small bone fractures, as well as extremity joint replacements.

T&E develops innovative products and services which create the best outcome for the patient. We proactively anticipate customer needs ahead of time, allowing patients to regain normalcy and get back to doing what they love. Our vision is to help our customers rebuild lives.

We help our customers rebuild lives.™


The Project Manager will be responsible for project & stakeholder management, people management (where applicable) and the technical assessment of all assigned projects. 
The Project Manager will successfully lead an engineering team to deliver key programmes or projects per associated timelines, quality requirements and budget. 


Key Areas of Responsibility 

  • Assume overall responsibility for the successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and closure of a project. The Project Manager is responsible to the project stakeholders for delivering a project’s objectives within scope, schedule, cost, and quality 

  • Lead  New Product, Process and Technology implementation initiatives while tightly managing project spend on capital & expense budgets 

  • Define and clarify project scope while developing and maintaining the project schedule. Ownership for managing and reporting project progress. 

  • Work closely with Product Development, Advanced Technology and Global Marketing to drive successful project implementation. Actively engage with Manufacturing Operations to evaluate existing process layouts in terms of new process integration, ensuring best utilisation of floor space, minimised handling and optimum process flow. 

  • Participate in the selection, training and performance appraisal process of project resources, including temporary contract SMEs as required 

  • Responsible for identifying, monitoring, and appropriately managing project risk and liaise with broader AO team on common NPI issues and resolutions 

  • Establishment of priorities, imparting a sense of urgency and importance to the team while using project management tools and techniques to support the delivery of new products per cost and time commit. 

  • All other duties as assigned. 


Qualifications Knowledge Skills  

  • Bachelors degree in an engineering discipline or with 2 or more years’ experience in a technical and/or project management role  

  • The individual should enjoy working in a dynamic & results oriented team environment where flexibility is essential. 

  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills - able to express ideas and collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams. Be open minded with the ability to recognise good ideas. 

  • Demonstrated Leadership, Project Management and Engineering experience in New Product Introduction in a regulated environment would prove beneficial. 

  • Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organise and implement concurrent tasks. 

  • Will have demonstrated an ability to define project risk and to effectively manage project risks. 

  • Experience in an FDA regulated or regulated industry beneficial. 

  • High level of PC Skills required. (MS Excel, Access, PowerPoint, MS Project). 

  • Experience of GD&T, Process mapping, statistical methods and process/ product validations would prove beneficial. 

  • Excellent attention to detail. 


 If you are interested in this excellent opportunities please apply in confidence to this ad.

Recruiter: Eileen Nyhan







Work From Home: Regularly scheduled days

Travel Percentage: 10%


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