Project Manager

Scientific/R&D Salt Lake City, Utah


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Description

BioFire currently has Project Manager openings in the Technology Transfer department on the following teams:  

  1. Instrument Development, Sustainment, and Reliability. Project managers on this team work closely with our engineers, instrument manufacturing team, and program managers leading change control and project management activities related to our FilmArray 2.0, Torch, and other benchtop medical diagnostic equipment.
  2. Reagents & Consumables. Project managers on this team work closely with our scientists, engineers, reagent manufacturing team, and program managers leading change control and project management activities related to new consumable product development and existing diagnostic products.
  3. Manufacturing & Automation. Project managers on this team work closely with our engineers, reagent manufacturing team, and program managers leading change control and project management activities related to improvements to and automation of manufacturing equipment.

At BioFire, Technology Transfer Project Managers work with the most innovative and dedicated scientists and engineers in the medical device industry! 

Project Managers on all Technology Transfer teams facilitate the transfer, sustainment, and improvement of products and processes from research and development to a final product ready to send to customers. They ensure changes are documented and maintained according to regulatory standards and quality system requirements. They do this by collaborating cross-functionally to ensure that all changes are properly understood and documented appropriately within the guidelines of BioFire Diagnostics’ quality management system (QMS).    

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Lead and monitor multiple projects throughout the project lifecycle
  • Write, revise, and present change notifications, change orders, protocols and reports, work instruction documents, standard operating procedures, qualifications, product specifications, and verification and validation plans
  • Develop and maintain timelines, schedule meetings, create agendas and presentations, facilitate discussions, and document meeting minutes and action items
  • Adhere to BioFire’s Change Control Process and Quality Management System to identify the associated impact, risk, and testing
  • Collaborate with other departments and stakeholders to ensure transfer projects and activities are scoped and completed on schedule

The ideal candidate must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant scientific or engineering field
  • A minimum of three years of relevant work experience
    • Three or more years of experience in ISO 900, 13485 and/or cGMP/cGLP compliant environments, including manufacturing, medical device, or regulated environments, are preferred
  • A minimum of two years of project management or related experience
    • Relevant MBA and/or PMP certification from Project Management Institute a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills -- verbal, written, and presentation

BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Please be advised that the receipt of satisfactory responses to reference requests and the provision of satisfactory proof of an applicant’s identity and legal authorization to work in the United States are required of all new hires. Any misrepresentation, falsification, or material omission may result in the failure to receive an offer, the retraction of an offer, or if already hired, dismissal. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation in BioFire Diagnostics’ application process by contacting us via telephone at (385) 770-1132, by email at [email protected], or by dialing 711 for access to Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS).