Project Lead (1 of 2) - Tinicum Township - job 677197

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies

Date: 04/08/2021

City: Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania

Employment type: Full-time

Medical Device Business Services, Inc, a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Project Lead (1 of 2)! The role is based in West Chester, PA.

The Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies have been working to make surgery better for more than a century. With substantial breadth and depth in surgical technologies, orthopedic and interventional solutions, we aspire to improve and enhance medical care for people worldwide. Together, we are working to shape the future of health through differentiated products and services.

Our Project Lead is responsible to lead and to coordinate projects between DePuy Synthes and our external manufacturing partners. This supply chain-based role will work in close partnership with multi-functional teams to ensure that all projects with regard to Quality, Service, Growth and Value are executed to exceed business metrics. This exciting role will be responsible for creation of a project business case, developing transformational projects and ensuring successful implementation of projects that will add value to the overall business.

Are you interested in joining a team that is helping improve patient care and drive innovative solutions? Apply today!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Instill and maintain a sense of urgency and customer focus within the Supply Chain team in collaboration with external manufacturing partners

  • Successfully integrate and improve lifecycle management process to achieve wider business objectives to deliver successful performance metrics to meet the needs of our customers

  • Execute projects in line with standard methodology project management guidelines

  • Ensure that projects are performed in compliance with the Quality System and drives efforts to improve a culture of quality and compliance

  • Develop strong business partner relationships throughout the organization to drive alignment on strategic priorities

  • Develop in-depth understanding of various business processes, governances and supporting systems and the tools/templates used for project & portfolio management

  • Demonstrate strong project delivery skills, including accurate and effective project planning, delivering to milestone dates, managing resources, communicating status, leading resolution of risks & issues, and balancing multiple activities to accomplish goals



  • Minimum Bachelor's degree required; Engineering, Science, or a related Field preferred

  • Project management methodology certification (e.g., PMP/PMI, FPX) preferred

Experience and Skills:


  • Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience

  • Work experience within highly regulated industry

  • Project Management experience, including developing and implementing processes for new products/process and/or new technologies

  • Demonstrated ability applying project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and organizational change techniques

  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills (written, presentation, meeting management, documentation) to effectively persuade and work across segments and functions at all levels of the organization


  • Supply Chain, Operations, and/or Manufacturing experience

  • Familiarity with such functions as R&D, Regulatory Affairs, and/or Quality

  • Medical Device industry experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of and experience in applying Six Sigma and Lean methodologies; certification is a plus


  • Requires up to 10% domestic and international travel

  • Role is base in West Chester, PA

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

United States-Pennsylvania-West Chester-1230 Wilson Drive

Medical Device Business Services, Inc (6029)
Job Function

Requisition ID


How to apply:

To apply for this job you have to sign in to our website (My profile link in the header).

If you don't have an account with us yet, please Sign up.

Share you skills and get paid! All from the comfort of your home. Sign up for!