Employment Opportunity

Job Code: GW-02242111580637
Salary Range: DOE
Job Location: GA--
City: Atlanta    State: GA



Act as the project manager for NPD and SE projects within BD UCC.  
Guides the successful completion of projects.
Work with BD UCC management to assign appropriate resources.
Applies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of 
other related disciplines.
Develops technical and business process solutions to complex 
problems, which require the regular use of ingenuity and 
Responsible for the creation of the project’s work breakdown 
structures, integrated business plans and product requirements.
Designs and performs product & process development of a complex 
nature, working with functional and multifunctional teams within 
defined parameters. Modifies methodologies and procedures as 
applicable for efficient project execution and to realize desired 
Ensures quality conduct of all project activities including design, 
data summary and interpretation, report and document preparation, 
and review adherence to applicable regulations and quality 
Represents the organization as the principal project lead for 
contracts, project documentation and communication. Interacts with 
external resources on significant technical matters, often 
requiring coordination between multiple organizations.
Leads small to large-scale projects of varying complexity, and/or 
leads a multi-functional team through all phases of project 
Applies advanced principles, established methodologies and project 
management concepts  and has working knowledge of related 
Provides management with regular formal reviews and updates at both 
key decision points and milestone completion.
Analyzes and interprets data and development situations & events 
requiring evaluation of identifiable factors.
Demonstrates a working knowledge of relevant financial metrics and 
related concepts (e.g. IRR, NPV, ROI, P&L).
Possesses capable understanding of project management standards, 
principles, theories, concepts and techniques.
Responsible for team meetings (e.g. face-to-face, teleconference, 
and/or webinars) and generation of meeting minutes.
Responsible for technical design reviews and phase gate reviews.
Responsible for communication of team objectives, milestones and 
Responsible for Planview project status updates;  prepares business 
reports & update communications.
Develop and track project budgets.  Work with Finance to prepare 
project financial models, budget tracking spreadsheets and 
Prepare and track required Authorizations for Expenditure (AFEs) 
for capital equipment purchases.
Partner in continuous improvement of NPD and SE systems, methods 
and procedures.
Author new or modified procedures to address opportunities for 
Ensure products, systems and processes are established in 
accordance with Corporate and Division product development 
Assist Sales and Marketing in commercialization and launch 

B.S. Degree in Engineering or the Physical Sciences is required.  
An advanced degree in an engineering discipline, and/or an MBA, is 
Minimum 5+ years relevant experience in product development and 
design, with at least 3 years new product development (NPD) 
experience in a regulated industry required.
 5+ years of experience as a cross-functional team member and 3+ 
years of experience leading a cross-functional team.
CAPM / PMP Certification is desired.

Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation and 
influencing skills
Successful track record commercializing new products
 Successful track record delivering results through leadership of 
high performing teams
Experience planning multiple work-streams, identifying risk, and 
implementing action plans to successfully execute vs. established 
project timelines,  while effectively managing project risk
Experience establishing customer requirements from defined needs 
specifications and translating to product requirements
Experience developing an integrated business plan is preferred
Experience utilizing combination of analytical, statistical, and 
empirical methods to gain deep understanding of product design and 
minimize overall development timelines
 Ability to communicate complex technical and business issues 
concisely & effectively to enable decision making and drive cross-
functional alignment
Demonstrated technical and business skills and judgment, to 
significantly influence the technical and business direction of the 
project. Able to create and influence novel thinking within the 
team, as needed for problem solving and to resolve conflicts
Ability to lead and drive the identification, validation, and 
mitigation planning of all project risks, including technical, 
schedule, business, and resources, based on a thorough 
understanding of the technical and business content of the 
integrated project plan and work breakdown structure.
Ability to integrate technical, business, and customer information 
to generate novel, differentiated solutions and concepts
Ability to engage all appropriate functions to define and make 
technical and business tradeoffs.
Identifies and creates new avenues of excellence. Self-starting and 
readily takes initiative to resolve problems, gaps & deficiencies
 Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to balance completing priorities and manage ambiguity
Demonstrated learning flexibility to quickly understand novel 
subject matter
Ability to travel up to 20%.
Developing proficiency in the following competency areas:  
Innovative Ideas & Approaches - ability to generate novel ideas for 
defining, implementing and bringing to market new solutions.