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J&J Family of Companies Launch Manager, Robotics in Raynham, Massachusetts

Launch Manager, Robotics - 2406199423W


DePuy Synthes a member of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies is recruiting for a Launch Manager, Robotics to support product development at the Palm Beach Gardens, FL or Raynham, MA facility.

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This individual will be part of the DePuy Synthes Supply Chain Product Management (SCPM) group, supporting the Digital and Power Tools platforms. They will use knowledge of project management, enterprise-wide supply chains, and knowledge of manufacturing operations to function as an integral member of a development team committed to sustainable world-class manufacturing & supply chain operations supporting key strategic NPI projects. Ensures continuity of supply by leading and participating in complex projects that require influencing and supporting cross-functional teams such as: R&D, Quality Engineering, Marketing, Finance, Sourcing, Plan, Make, External Operations and Environmental/Safety that drives the development and implementation of Business Continuity Plans to mitigate against manufacturing and/or Supplier launch delays and long term product supply disruption risks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides global operations leadership to assigned new product development projects. Responsible for developing operations strategy, assembling team and development/execution of operations project plan from project charter through the hand-off to the manufacturing/supplier site all the way to global launch.

  • Partners with other functions to achieve overall business objectives for a project, including commercial success, profitability, timeliness and quality.

  • Coordinates supply chain readiness tasks for assigned projects.

  • Partner with Marketing, R&D, Quality and Supply Chain teams to develop strategies to achieve business objectives and provide governance through effective prioritization and allocation of resources to achieve strategic goals.

  • Builds strong cross-functional teams, providing feedback and mentoring to team members.

  • Follows defined processes & procedures related to new product development to ensure compliance and meet business results.

  • Participate in New Business Development activities including due diligence and business case development.

  • Identifies gaps in existing business processes and drive improvement activities to close them.



Education: Minimum of a Bachelor’s and/or equivalent University Degree required; focused degree in Engineering, Physical Sciences, Business or related field is preferred. MBA preferred

Experience and Skills:


  • Minimum of six (6) years of relevant professional work experience

  • Strong communication and management influence skills

  • Experience in building business strategies and driving strategy implementation

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams


  • Experience with electronics/electromechanical/robotics supply chains

  • People management experience

  • Medical Device/Pharmaceutical/Biologics experience

  • Six Sigma and/or Project Management certification


  • May require up to 25% domestic and/or international travel to other locations and sites.

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.

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Primary Location NA-US-Florida-Palm Beach Gardens

Other Locations NA-US-Massachusetts-Raynham

Organization Medical Device Business Services, Inc (6029)

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Job Function Manufacturing Deployment

Req ID: 2406199423W