ABIOMED is seeking a Project Leader to join their dynamic engineering group and to assist with
the development of AbioCor, the worlds first completely self-contained replacement heart.
The candidate will be working closely with an experienced development team and is expected to
contribute to the organization, management and overall development and performance of these
Help advance the current product from the prototype phase to the clinical phase
Apply project management techniques to ensure project technical, financial and schedule
Work closely with a multi-disciplinary team to coordinate efforts, identify risks and focus
Develop a strong functional understanding of all aspects of the project technical operation
including mechanical hardware, electrical hardware, software and clinical operation.
Work closely with program manager and upper management to establish and achieve project
Coordinate the team's goals and drive execution to meet project/program and corporate
Prioritize task importance and maintain the project teams focus on critical tasks
Interface with manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulatory groups
BS in Engineering (Biomedical, EE, ME or Software, advanced degree a plus) with 5 years
practical engineering experience; medical device industry a plus
Demonstrated ability and personal drive to take ownership of projects, meet design goals,
and execute to schedule deadlines
Understanding of systems development and multi-disciplinary interactions
Ability to understand and prioritize multi-disciplinary issues, and maintain the project
Strong hands-on approach with ability to build, test, and troubleshoot designs
Strong project management and analytical skills.
Ability to lead failure investigations and implement corrective actions
Strong working knowledge of FDA's QSR and practical application through SOP's, Verification
and Validation testing is preferred.
Understanding of, or willingness to learn basic cardiac anatomy and physiology
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