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J&J Family of Companies Senior Project Manager, R&D, New Product Development (Mitek Sports Medicine) in Raynham, Massachusetts

DePuy Synthes, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Project Manager, R&D, New Product Development, Mitek Sports Medicine located in Raynham, MA.

DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides one of the most comprehensive orthopedics portfolios in the world. DePuy Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma, craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health care systems worldwide. For more information, visit

The Senior Project Manager will work for the DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine business which develops, manufactures, and markets innovative solutions for a wide range of minimally invasive mobility therapies, including arthroscopic repair devices for shoulder, knee, and hip pathologies.

  • The candidate will lead a cross-functional, new product development team through design feasibility, implementation, verification, process verification/validation, and risk management of Class I-III medical devices / capital equipment.

  • This individual will partner with Global Strategic Marketing and Supply Chain Launch Management, to ensure the overall program success by setting clear expectations for the project team, establish roles and responsibilities, track and motivate the team to complete work on time utilizing Agile methodology and planning tools.

  • This candidate will be responsible for communication of project status to all project partners: project meeting minutes, regular presentations, monthly updates and any status or project information needed.

  • This individual must demonstrate a passion for guiding the team to find solutions to complex problems, possess strong communication skills & ability to collaborate across functions & our development partners to achieve goals.


  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering is required.

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or related field is highly preferred. Master’s degree is a plus.

  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in product development is required.

  • A minimum of 2 years of project management experience required (Agile methods preferred).

  • Experience leading a multi-functional team required.

  • Experience in translating marketing/user requirements to system requirements

  • Experience defining user needs through voice of customer feedback and validation through clinical testing

  • Lead and support various design and development aspects of Design Control, Requirements Management, Regulatory Submissions, Verification & Validation (V&V), Planning, Design Methods throughout the full development lifecycle is required

  • Experience in supporting supply chain for successful commercial roll-outs

  • Experience with partnering with external vendors and OEMs

  • Experience with internal and external negotiations

  • Demonstrated problem-solving ability required.

  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills are required.

  • Experience in a regulated industry required, medical device preferred

  • The ability to work within a cadaver lab and operating room setting is required.

  • Demonstrated experience working with partners to develop project plans and project risk analyses for design, development, and commercial success for all assigned projects.

  • Willing to work in medical environments such as cadaver labs and Operating Rooms is required.

  • Experience supporting global regulatory agencies and commercialization efforts preferred

  • Lead project risk through comprehensive mitigation assessment and planning techniques.


  • Experience with JIRA and Microsoft Project preferred.

  • Well organized, self-motivated, creative, resourceful, strong work ethic, leadership, and collaboration qualities.

  • Must demonstrate strong leadership and collaboration qualities.

    This position is in Raynham, MA and may require up to 10% travel including international.

    Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

United States-Massachusetts-Raynham-325 Paramount Drive


DePuy Synthes Products, Inc (6149)

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