• Senior Program Manager

    Job Locations US-WA-Bothell
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/6/2018 5:57 PM)
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    Project Management
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    Senior Program Manager - Bothell, WA


    FUJIFILM, SonoSite, Inc . We are an innovative and high performance culture with tremendous opportunities.  People who work here are given the unique opportunity to contribute to the advancement of healthcare throughout the world.  Headquartered in Bothell, WA USA, FUJIFILM SonoSite is represented by a global distribution network in over 100 countries.  Since its inception, FUJIFILM SonoSite’s lightweight, robust products have created and led the point-of-care ultrasound market. From sophisticated urban hospital emergency rooms to clinics in austere, remote villages, FUJIFILM SonoSite systems are used by over 21 medical specialties and provide clinicians around the world with a cost-effective tool for improving patient safety and workflow efficiency. FUJIFILM SonoSite holds a number of prestigious design awards and has in excess of 145 patents.


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    Job Summary:


    The Senior Program Manager is responsible for leading the planning, coordination, and execution of product development projects that result in new products or feature additions or enhancements to existing products. Acts as lead with Marketing, Engineering, Operations, Sales, as well as Service to establish and manage project plans to meet commitments and company objectives.  Facilitates the resolution of conflicts in the areas of product definition, project strategy and resource deployment. Ensures compliance with established procedures for product development in a regulated environment.  Manages all Program Management trainings and execution for the global teams.


    Essential Job Functions:


    • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders.
    • Manage the on-going execution of the product development project plan through leadership of the with cross-functional project team and in compliance with QSR820.1 (FDA medical device) requirements.
    • Build and lead a Programs team focused on growth core company objectives.
    • Serve as a facilitator/mediator across departments, ensuring seamless coordination and communication.
    • Clearly identify, communicate, manage and mitigate project risks.
    • Communication project status to development and executive management
    • Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle.
    • Conduct project post mortems and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.
    • Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management. 
    • Determine and assess need for additional staff and/or consultants and make the appropriate recruitments if necessary during project cycle.


    Knowledge and Experience:


    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Computers Science discipline, Masters desired.
    • 7-10 years of experience in product development project management from concept development to production release.
    • Proven record of Managing accomplishments of cross functional teams in a matrix organization with key deadlines, with changing project scopes.
    • Experience with medical devices and medical device regulatory requirements in highly desirable areas.
    • Progressive software development across multiple project experience required.


    Skills and Abilities:


    • Ability to lift 25lbs with or without accommodations.
    • Excellent written and verbal presentation skills.
    • Strong leadership skills; self starter, good listening skills.
    • Good analytical and problem solving skills
    • A proven track record of positively managing conflict.



    FUJIFILM SonoSite, Incoffers a fantastic compensation package, including benefits, and a 401k program.  Visit us today to learn more about our exciting technologies and how you can make a difference.  To apply and obtain further details regarding key responsibilities and experience requirements, check out our careers page at   www.SonoSite.com/careers.

    FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc.   is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

    In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and / or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 425-951-1200, or via e-mail at ffss-hr@fujifilm.com .   Additionally, the affirmative program/plan is available for review upon formal request by employees and applicants for employment in the Human Resources office during regular office hours.


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