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Project Manager

Thermofisher Scientific
Franklin, Massachusetts 01701
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Job Title: Project Manager

Reports To: R&D Manager, Project Management

Position Location: Franklin, MA

Position Summary: We are seeking a Project Manager to lead new product development projects. This role will facilitate the execution of new product development projects with the goal of predictable product launches. The candidate will be proficient in project management processes, tools, and strategies.

The individual will work in R&D and collaborate with Marketing, Finance, Operations, Service, and the business leadership team to efficiently execute new product development projects. In order to enable success, the candidate must possess strong communication, leadership, and time management skills.

Our technology is based on monitoring and analysis of gaseous and particulate emissions, process flows, and pollutants. Our products are considered innovative, and we utilize the latest technology available to continuously evolve our product line.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Lead all aspects of project management activities for new product development and sustaining projects with high visibility across the organization
  • Development of realistic, yet bold, project plans
  • Identify program risks, providing and executing mitigation plans, while maintaining project plans and business goals
  • Build and oversee project budgets
  • Align project plans between on-shore and off-shore development teams
  • Develop and implement leading indicator metrics for projects to ensure project delivery
  • Implementation of standard work and processes for effective project planning, project status updates, and project communications across all levels of the business
  • Maintain and provide continuous improvement to the phase-gate process, quality processes, and standard work to support the Quality Management System.


Skill Requirements:

  • MS in Engineering or related scientific/technical field strongly preferred
  • PMP Certification strongly preferred
  • 6+ years project/program management experience with global cross-functional teams
  • Expertise utilizing project management tools
  • Must be versatile and comfortable in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven track record for leading global teams and across the business at all levels
  • Prior experience leading FMEA, DFM, and DOE reviews desirable
  • Process oriented individual with experience in driving to metrics
  • Ability to drive programs through influence and negotiation
  • Ability to coach and mentor others in the standard methodologies of project management
  • Team building, exceptional soft skills, and strong leadership skills are required for success
  • Strong conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques
  • Have a sense of presence and strong presentation skills
  • Proficient to expert level experience with Microsoft applications

Must be U.S. Citizen or US Permanent Resident

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


Posted: 2021-06-01 Expires: 2021-07-16

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