Program Manager

Organization: 
Complete Genomics, Inc.
Job Location: 
Mountain View, CA
Job Description: 

As a Program Manager, you will be a key member of our development team, working closely with and driving cross-functional teams to achieve key objectives. If you thrive on delivering results and success, then you might be a great fit for Complete Genomics.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

-Facilitate and lead cross-functional product development or operations teams in a phase-gate system
-Gather, understand, and document needs and requirements
-Create project charters, plans, and schedules, and maintain them through the project lifecycle
-Plan for required resources across functional areas based on scope and schedule
-Ensure program/project communication is clear, timely, and reflects reality
-Monitor day-to-day activities of teams and assess work progress
-Monitor risk and scope creep to identify potential problems and address them early
-Facilitate communication and maintain relationships in a proactive fashion
-Communicate and document project status to stakeholders on a regular basis
-Identify opportunities for improvement to execution processes and tools
-Manage multiple projects simultaneously and/or manage organizing program as needed
-Support company-wide efforts to achieve and deliver high quality work products that meet our customers’ needs
-Perform other work related duties as assigned.

Requirements: 

Qualifications

-B.S. or M.S. required in a Life Sciences or Engineering discipline with 3+ years of direct experience in program/project management; preferably in Diagnostics or Pharma settings
-Demonstrated success in managing multiple projects simultaneously in a phase-gate system
-Excellent facilitation, relationship management, conflict resolution, and communication skills (written, oral, interpersonal, presentation)
-Proven ability in managing project workload and resources effectively
-A team player with a positive and collaborative attitude
-Strong analytical and problem solving skills
-Understanding of the biotechnology tools business, DNA sequencing, and related processes
-Expertise in MS Project and standard project management tools and applications
-Demonstrated experience in a rigorous quality system (e.g. design control); medical device background preferred
-PMP or related certification preferred

Contact Information: 

Please apply directly at:

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH03/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=COMPLETEGEN...

Complete Genomics does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website, employees or Human Resources.

Complete Genomics will not pay fees to any third party agency or firm and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered property of Complete Genomics and will be processed accordingly without fee.

Complete Genomics has the sole discretion to determine with whom we will enter into a contract. If you wish to work with Complete Genomics, please contact the Human Resources department.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

About Our Organization: 

Complete Genomics is a leader in accurate whole human genomic sequencing based in Mountain View, California. Our vision is to provide clinicians the genetic information needed to improve human health through prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of genetic diseases. Complete Genomics is focused on building a new generation of high-throughput sequencing technology and developing new and exciting research, clinical and consumer applications.

In March 2013, Complete Genomics was acquired by BGI-Shenzhen, the world’s largest genomics services company that provides comprehensive sequencing and bioinformatics services for commercial science, medical, agricultural and environmental applications. BGI is recognized globally as an innovator for conducting collaborative projects globally with leading research institutions.