Monday, October 6, 2014

Project Manager NPD

Project Manager NPD

Catalyst Recruiting Group - Irving


The Catalyst Group is working with a growing "start up"
division of a multi-national healthcare communications company. They are
currently building out a team of software engineers in Irvine to develop a
cutting edge platform for in hospital communications. This has created a
position for a Project Manager. This position is responsible for the direct
management of product development projects involving teams with a broad
range of cross-functional departments, potentially including numerous and
diverse outside vendors. This role ensures program scopes include global
input from all functional areas including Marketing, Sales, Training, R&D,
Operations, Quality, Legal, Regulatory, and Purchasing. Works with
functional management to ensure that the best team structure and members
are identified on core teams while ensuring sufficient and appropriate
resources will be made available. Identifies key stakeholders and
understands their expectations for a successful project. Ensures customer
requirements are defined by partnering with cross functional teams and
including stakeholder requirements. Develops work breakdown structures and
identify key deliverables. Develops dependency diagrams among tasks. Builds
integrated schedules and budgets. Optimizes schedules to identify critical
path(s) and include major risks. Publishes and gains agreement on the
baseline integrated schedule. Ensures integrated plans address stage-gate
exit deliverables.

REQUIRED Completed 4 year degree. Current project management experience in
a new product development environment. Experience in Agile based project
management. Experience working in a software/hardware OR medical device

If you have ALL of the required qualifications for this position and are
skeptical about sending in a resume to someone you have never spoken with,
give us a call. We try to rise above the recruiting rhetoric by giving our
contact information in order to provide you as much information as
possible. We go to great lengths to work directly with the hiring managers
for the positions we represent so our job descriptions truly reflect the
needs of the organization.

To apply, please email resume and current/last base salary to:

Linda Larsen