Abbott Sr. Manager, Program Management in Atlanta, Georgia

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Experienced medical device program manager responsible for leading R&D projects for Abbott’s CardioMEMS heart failure monitoring business. The role will lead cross-functional teams in all phases of product development from project inception through commercialization. Candidates must be self-motivated, work independently, and have a proven track record of leadership.

Responsibilities:

  • Project scoping and planning to meet strategic objectives

  • Creating and maintaining program schedules

  • Identification of business and schedule risks and implementation of mitigation plans

  • Operating expense and capital budgeting

  • Managing cross functional core teams to meet program goals

  • Communication to all levels of the organization, including program updates to senior management team

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of program management working with cross functional teams

  • 10+ years of medical device industry experience

  • Bachelors degree, preferably in engineering, science or technology

  • Fluency in Microsoft Office applications and Microsoft Project

  • Ability to travel

Preferred:

  • MBA or similar degree

  • PMP certification

  • Electronics or software experience

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com