B Medical Systems was founded in 1979 when Electrolux partnered with the World Health Organization to create a solution for the safe storage and transport of vaccines around the world.
Since that time, B Medical has become a global leader in vaccine cold chain. For over 35 years, we’ve been innovating and creating technologies that save lives across the globe.
In 2015, B Medical Systems has been acquired by Navis, a $5bn private equity fund. Effective October 2022, our company will be part of Azenta Inc.
a leading worldwide provider of life sciences solutions. To support our continuous growth, we recruit a dynamic, business and performance-driven professional for the position of
R&D Project Portfolio Manager (m / f)
He / She will join our R&D department and supervise the Hub team to ensure appropriate and efficient interdependencies between all R&D projects and program workstreams.
Key Responsibilities :
Coordinates projects and teams according to R&D processes and Quality requirements
Defines, reviews and supports R&D processes, such as audit, performance management programs usability, clinical evaluation, development process, change management,
Drives the implementation of internal processes and activities
Coordinates and manages R&D assistance for all incoming requests from internal departments : Purchasing, Marketing, Sales and Customer Service, After Sales or Quality Management.
Supports to the risk management process, e.g. with the assessment of clinical risks
Collaborates actively with business analysts to create common views & development opportunities for each respective product family
Carries out to feasibility studies linked to new technical or business innovation programs.
Prepares or supports when necessary documentation with regards to marketing material, grant writing, IP and other
Provide expertise and guidance on the EU MDR regulation pertaining to clinical evidence generation requirements to support the safety and performance throughout the lifetime of the medical devices
Master’s degree in Science or engineering or equivalent experience within an R&D / Engineering department.
3-5 years in an R&D management position, preferably within a medical devices production environment
Knowledge of project management and product development methodologies
Knowledge of product development quality methodologies, such as FMEA and APQP
Knowledge of company & international standards, product development standards
Knowledge of the Medical Devices regulatory environment, (EU) 2017 / 745 MDR, usability studies and risk analysis is considered a strong asset
English and German or French
Communication skills and interpersonal effectiveness
Ability to lead an interdisciplinary project team and to effectively implement new processes
Ability to collaborate effectively with different kind of stakeholders and different levels of the organization
Ability to prioritize, meet quality, cost and timing objectives
If you are interested in gaining experience in a growing Luxembourg-based company whose mission more than ever makes sense and if you have a real passion to serve clients by developing new products or features, we would like to meet you.