Engineering Project Manager I

Engineering Chicago, IL, Illinois



Top skills- 
Demonstrated ability to manage small and large projects 
b. Technical background 
c. Good understanding of GMP and product development experience 
d. Business acumen 
e. Ability to work under pressure 
f. Flexibility to work with global timezone 
g. 3-5 years of industry experience 

Interview Style: Phone first followed by on site 

No travel 

This person (a project lead/manager) will primarily work with external CMOs that are critical to manufacturing/supplying Recothrom and potentially other Advanced Surgery products. 

? Leads teams in defining project deliverables working with internal team as well as external suppliers 
? Accountable for core team performance, project schedule and execution 
? Provides clear direction and requirements to meet expectations on the project 
? Provides updates and ongoing communications including project risks and mitigations across teams and stakeholders 
? Require flexibility in working with global teams. May require early morning or late evening calls/WebEx 
? Having technical background (i.e. engineer/scientist) and a good understanding of GMP and product development experience would be desired. 
? Independently plan, execute and direct cross functional engineering projects, that may cross traditional product lines. Diverse new approaches to problems encountered through adaptations and modifications of standard engineering principles. 
? Manage projects on a cross functional basis, including direct supervision of team members. 
? Manage the project costs (all financial aspects) of product development. This will include capital expenditures and cross functional expenses. 
? Identifying and resolve complex problems, including the development of new design experiments, without supervision. 

• Good communication skills with matrix management experience required. 
• Independent judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of various engineering techniques required. 
• Good understanding of GMP and medical device / pharma product development experience 
• Demonstrated ability to manage small and large projects 
• Business acumen 
• Ability to work under pressure 
• Flexibility to work with global time zone 

Education / Experience 
• Bachelor of Science in Science or Engineering. 
• Must possess a minimum of 8-10 years of recent and relevant experience, plus 2-5 years of matrix management experience. 
• Thorough, up to date knowledge of multiple disciplines required. 
• Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, & MS Project

About Azzur

Our employees are fueled by an entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to make a difference in the lives of our customers, coworkers and our partners. If you’re ready to put in the work, take personal responsibility and test the limits of what’s possible, we’re ready to provide the reward.

Do What You Love

At Azzur, we look for talented individuals who take pride in the work they do. We foster employee growth by encouraging our employees to focus on doing what they love and what they do best.

Azzur is a GxP compliance and consulting organization dedicated to providing high quality, expertly backed, assistance that drives life science companies to success.  We are seeking highly motivated and talented individuals to join our incredible team of skilled problem solvers.  Qualified candidates must have a desire to learn, apply, engage, and adapt in the ever-changing healthcare field while simultaneously and organically exuding Azzur’s core values:

Put Others First, Courage to Take Action, Take Personal Responsibility and Have Fun!