Plan and manage/coordinate activities related to ophthalmic medical device product development projects throughout Surgical R&D using the global PDP (Product Development Process), allied systems and tools.
Scope of Position:
This position is part of the R&D team with responsibility for managing the design, development, improvement, validation and launch of Surgical device products. It is located in Clearwater, FL.
Advanced degree in engineering discipline, preferably Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical Engineering. PMP certification a plus, but not required.
Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in the Medical Product Regulated industry (Medical Device a plus), including 5years of project management experience with demonstrated ability to lead and influence others without direct authority. Additionally 3-5 years in product development / process engineering.
Excellent verbal, written and electronic communications skills. Demonstrated leadership skills. Ability to communicate and interact at all levels from senior management to staff level. Ability to translate customer requirements into measurable design goals/input. Competency in Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel & SharePoint.