Director of Product Development

Location: South San Francisco Salary: competitive
Sector: Operations, R&D, R+D/Project Management Type: Permanent

About the Company:

-Well funded start-up (Bill & Melinda Gates) located in South San Francisco

-Have created a bio-sensor capable of moving around the "foreign body response" barrier, allowing long-term, continuous monitoring of the bodies chemistry. These implants hold the promise of ending amputations in people with blocked blood vessels or helping athletes to design better training programs

-Expected to grow immensely throughout 2018 and 2019!

Day to day responsibilities:

-Collaborate with internal and external customers to research and define product pipeline

-Work closely with Clinical, Commercial, and Quality to make sure that products exceed customer expectations

-Analyze product feedback from the field, prioritize and select product specifications for future product iterations

-Accountable for on-time, within-budget execution of product development and design change plans with the goal of regulatory clearance, clinical study testing, and/or commercial deployment

Background Requirements:

-MS or PhD in Mechanical, Electrical, BME

-At least 7 years of medical device development experience

-Solid understanding of Design Controls process

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