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    R&D Project Manager

    Human Xtensions is a rapidly growing startup, developing breakthrough technology in the field of robotic Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS). We’re looking for an awesome Project Manager to join our core R&D unit.

    The HX R&D unit is responsible for initiating and developing of our products. Unit leads the design and implementation of the most advanced elements, in compliance with global medical standards, and for a highly complex interdisciplinary surgical solution.

    As a Project Manager, you’ll play a pivotal role in developing and bringing new products to the market, to make a positive impact on our customers. The PM will lead and support new/ongoing development projects, towards achieving the project milestones within scope and budget.

    You will be an integral part of products’ prototyping, development, integration, bring-up, and testing. This position requires agility, an open mindset, strong and kind character, and a diversified skillset to head many different tasks and operations concurrently.

    If you are up for the challenge, don’t miss this opportunity, we’d love to have you on our team.


    Project Planning

    • Responsible for the planning and coordination of all project team activities – cost-benefit evaluations, projects’ initiation, GANTT fabrication and translating strategy into cross-functional integrated project plans
    • Effectively lead, guide, manage, and mentor a team of internal and external cross functional resources to deliver the set project milestones and support the required regulatory submissions
    • Prioritize the project tasks by identifying the critical path, remove any obstacles or barriers, resolve issues or conflicts to progress the project
    • Anticipate and manage project risks and issues, and provide specific mitigation and corrective action strategies

    Budget Management

    • Define, monitor, and manage project budgets, including quarterly forecasting and monthly budget reporting
    • Assist, as needed, the respective functional team member with contracting process for outsourced activities including review and approval of the contract as necessary according to the approved project budget



    • The project manager is the R&D focal point for all company’s stakeholders as well as external suppliers and consultants
    • Facilitate project team meetings, set agendas, publish meeting minutes, follow-up on action items, and maintain required project documentation.
    • Develop presentations and communicate project status against key project milestones and budget for a broad set of stakeholders

    Further Tasks

    • Lead ad-hoc projects and/or multidisciplinary task forces for ongoing development and/or refining of processes as needed
    • Motivate and mentor the team to achieve set project objectives

    Experience Required:

    • BS in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, or other related discipline) from a recognized university
    • Preferred: Professional Project Management related certification (PMP, IPMA, or similar)
    • At least 3 years of experience in the role of Project Manager in medical device’s industry
    • Thorough understanding of Project Management practices, principles, and tools for medical device product development projects
    • Good experience with Design Control process management with compliance to ISO 13485, FDA’s CFR 820 and IEC60601 standards
    • Knowledge across the entire product development process from concept phase through design and development, design transfer, regulatory submission and approval, and launch
    • Demonstrated project management skills in leading multi-disciplinary (mechanics, HW, SW), multi-regional teams to meet project goals
    • Strong communicator (in English): written, verbal (one-on-one and group)





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