R&D Project Manager (Medical)

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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    S$7000 - S$9000 per month

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    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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My client is a global player in the development and manufacturing of innovative medical devices and life science products catering towards a wide range of industries and as part of a directive to expand innovation across APAC, an experienced Project Manager is required who would be responsible for the vital role in defining and developing future products and their life cycle


  • Act as Lead for Design FMEA and ensure cautions are taken against potential risk
  • Application of DFSS principles and tools to assess/select alternatives and to improve the quality of products under development
  • Ensure that assigned products are designed to facilitate manufacturability and will be responsible for technology transfer to manufacturing
  • Decompose system requirements and allocates to subsystems. Lead/oversee the development of system requirement specifications by working jointly with the Subsystem Technical Leads to ensure that the content is developed by the appropriate subject matter experts.
  • Identify technical risks and makes recommendations for risk response strategies
  • Work closely with management to integrate product technologies with respect to the engineering teams (eg. mechanical, electrical and software) for robotic projects.
  • Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of market requirements and design input requirements into systems solutions that account for technical, cost and schedule constraints.
  • Investigates and defines systems engineering requirements for features, and facilitates their transition into the project through clinical review and evaluation.
  • Ensure that all features and components are implemented into the product through coordination with the engineering teams.
  • Ensure that products are designed to facilitate manufacturability. May be required to lead or contribute to the process of transferring product from development to manufacturing.
  • Participate in Risk Management activities in the company.
  • Coordinate with management and the engineering teams to create test plans, procedures and reports, and perform verification and validation against requirements.
  • Involvement in intellectual property, service strategy and clinical study support activities.
  • Contribute multi-functional project team activities from early project conceptualization through clinical testing and regulatory submissions and production


  • Advanced Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent areas.
  • 5 years or more of industry experience in a regulated industry such as medical device, defence, or automotive.
  • Experience with Design Control procedures and requirements engineering.
  • Risk management (risk analysis, FMEA) experience preferred.
  • Strong track record of technical leadership and working in cross-functional teams.
  • Experience developing systems in compliance with IEC (62304, 60601) and other industry standards for electronic medical device equipment is preferred.
  • Prior experience to lead and deliver projects and guide junior members of the team
  • DFSS, Requirement Analysis, Linear Trap Technology, Knowledge Engineering or Systems Engineering experience preferred and a familiarity with ISO 13485 is an advantage
  • Experience in a Phase-Gate development process and design production equivalent rapid prototypes

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).