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Mgr II-Research and Development-Project Management-R&D

Req #: 1800013H_en
Location: Bangalore, KA IN
Job Category: Research and Development
Date Posted: 1/23/2018 1:21:49 AM
Baxter International


About Baxter

Baxter provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; surgery products and anesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services.

The company’s global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries.

Baxter’s employees worldwide are building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care.
Position Overview
Provides cross functional leadership on key high value projects for the Renal business. Assures that quality is built into the design during new product development. Proactively monitors the program timelines and develops strategies to mitigate risks. Provides oversight for various projects and core team initiatives to ensure on-time delivery of the program. Report out on the progress on a routine cadence to senior management.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Manages a cross-functional team on delivering a renal product platforms.
  • Understands and deploys processes to assure conformance to the Baxter New Product Development (NPD) process in an expedited manner.
  • Make sure the Baxter Quality management system is followed in the NPD program
  • Periodically reviews the progress and risk mitigation efforts with executive management
  • Interacts frequently with all levels of internal management as well as across functions and business units.
  • Participates in interactions with customers and regulators concerning product design, systems and processes.
  • Identifies and manages continuous improvement projects that may span multiple sections or departments with the objective of achieving quality, reliability and cost improvements.
  • Responsible for adherence to specifications and procedures that have been established to ensure product quality.
  • Develops long term plans for the project.



Essential Skills
  • Strong leadership skills and demonstrated success in managing a cross-functional team.
  • Demonstrated facilitation and negotiation skills in driving closure on product/program-related decisions/issues
  • In depth knowledge of the regulatory environment for Design, Develop and Manufacture of Medical products.
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Success in working with multifunctional, global teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal/communication/influencing/negotiation skills required
Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelors/Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical, Biomedical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Program Management or related field in the pharmaceutical and medical products industry.
  • Familiarity with ISO, FDA and other regulatory standards
  • Demonstrated experience working with vendors with different models of engagement.
A Career That Matters
Baxter’s employees are united in a mission to save and sustain lives. We are passionate about applying scientific innovation to meet the needs of the millions of people worldwide who depend on our medically necessary therapies and technologies. We focus on increasing access to healthcare, innovating in crucial areas of unmet need, and pursuing creative collaborations that bring our mission to life for patients every day.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.


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