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J&J Family of Companies Staff Project manager- R&D – Capital Equipment in Raynham, Massachusetts

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 130 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products, and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world!

DePuy Synthes, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Project Manager, R&D, New Product Development, Mitek Sports Medicine located in Raynham, MA.

DePuy Synthes is a Johnson & Johnson company that is one of the leaders in the medical device industry. Our implants and instruments are used by orthopedic surgeons to treat patients with conditions resulting from traumatic injuries, degenerative diseases, deformities, and sports related injuries. Our environment is entrepreneurial, learning-driven, and is as exciting as it is rewarding!

DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most innovative, and comprehensive orthopedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes Companies will offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of products, services, and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, craniomaxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today's evolving health care environment. With a focus on activating insights to develop innovative, comprehensive solutions, we are inspired to advance patient care in greater ways than either company could accomplish on its own.

The Senior Project Manager will work for the DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine business which develops, manufactures, and markets innovative solutions for a wide range of minimally invasive mobility therapies, including arthroscopic repair devices for shoulder, knee, and hip pathologies. The candidate will lead a cross-functional, new product development team through design feasibility, implementation, verification, process verification/validation, and risk management of Class I-II medical devices / capital equipment. The individual will set clear expectations for the project team, establish roles and responsibilities, track and motivate the team to complete work on time utilizing Agile methodology and planning tools. This candidate will be responsible for communication of project status to all project partners: project meeting minutes, regular presentations, monthly updates and any status or project information needed. This individual must demonstrate a passion for guiding the team to find solutions to complex problems, possess strong communication skills & ability to collaborate across functions & our development partners to achieve goals.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering is required.

  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related field is highly preferred. Master’s degree is a plus.

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in product development is required.

  • A minimum of 3 years of project management experience required (Agile methods preferred).

  • Experience leading a multi-functional team required.

  • Experience in translating marketing/user requirements to system requirements and experience validating user needs through VoC feedback and clinical testing

  • Demonstrated problem-solving ability required.

  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills are required.

  • Experience in a regulated industry required.

  • The ability to work within a cadaver lab and operating room setting is required.

  • Demonstrated experience working with partners to develop project plans and project risk analyses for all assigned projects.

  • Willing to work in medical environments such as cadaver labs and Operating Rooms is required.


  • Lead and support various aspects of Design Control, Requirements Management, Verification & Validation (V&V), Planning, Design Methods throughout the full development lifecycle.

  • Lead project risk through comprehensive mitigation assessment and planning techniques.

  • Experience with JIRA and Microsoft Project preferred.

  • Well organized, self-motivated, creative, resourceful, strong work ethic, leadership, and collaboration qualities.

  • Must demonstrate strong leadership and collaboration qualities.

    This position is in Raynham, MA and may require up to 10% travel including international.

    Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals 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 based on disability.

Primary Location

United States-Massachusetts-Raynham-325 Paramount Drive


DePuy Synthes Products, Inc (6149)

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