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Project Manager in Solna, Sweden at Cepheid

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

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Job ID: CEP002531

About Us

At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications. Come join our vision for a better way and help make life better for us all! For more details, visit us at or follow us on Twitter (@CepheidNews).


Job Description Summary
As Project Manager you must have excellent communications skills as you will interact with cross functional teams within the company in to facilitate coordination of multiple project activities. To succeed in this role you must have be able to facilitate cross-functional collaboration and be thorough in your documentation skills. You should be detail oriented, data driven and can handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines. You will support project administration, tracking, reporting and other project related activities to ensure completion of projects on time and within budget constraints.

• Coordinate project activities in cross-functional teams to support new product development of In Vitro Diagnostic assays
• Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
• Define project tasks and resource requirements
• Develop full scale project plans
• Manage Design History File. Meeting Minutes; Risk Management Files, and project documentation
• Manage project resource allocation
• Plan and schedule project timelines
• Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
• Provide direction and support to project teams
• Maintain / manage project intranet SharePoint sites
• Support implementation of good / industry standard project management and processes

Job Requirements


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• B.S degree in Life Sciences, Molecular Biology, Chemistry, and/or a technical discipline is preferred.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Highly organized, quality conscious and self-driven
• Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience from working in a FDA or ISO 9001 compliant setting (preferably IVD/Medical Devices)
• Experience in Quality System Regulations (QSR) 21 CFR 820; Design Control: ISO 13485:2003
• Minimum of 2-3 years of experience as Project Coordinator/Project Manager or similar position

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.