Project Management

Manager – Director of Technical Program Management

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Manager – Director of Technical Program Management for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

This position offers a huge opportunity for the right person.  Our client is in the Medical Device Industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Project manage complex cross-functional projects with R&D and across other departments. Interface with R&D team to estimate work breakdown structures, task duration, milestone definition and resource management
  • Lead a team of Systems Engineers and Program/Project Managers in tracking progress, understanding dependencies, evaluating risks and communicating status throughout the organization. Engage and energize the project teams to achieve aggressive goals.
  • Proactively remove obstacles to drive progress. Manage issue escalations and provide support to teams balancing multiple competing priorities.
  • Understand technical consequences and propose viable alternatives.
  • Continually ask questions that clarify priorities and drive the development of highly effective and productive teams.
  • Participate in cross-functional strategic and business planning processes.
  • Lead the team that develops detailed program/project plans (including roadmaps, funding planning, resource planning and hiring goals) based on company strategy.
  • Monitor, evaluate, and continuously improve the organization by being a trusted advisor, facilitator and creative problem solver. Implement continuous improvements to the R&D organization and the Technical Program Management process.
  • Share program/project process frameworks, tools, and best practices that can be adopted throughout the organization.
  • Develop collaborative working relationships across the organization and within the product development functions including design quality, regulatory, engineering design, clinical development engineering, and product marketing.
  • Recruit, develop, and retain high performing talent.

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Project Specialist

Position Title: Project Specialist

Position Type: Contract

Work Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Salary Range: Depends on Experience

Industry Type:

Primary Skills Required:  We are looking for a young, highly motivated engineer, who wants to be in Project Management for new product development efforts.  The engineering/technical degree, the motivation, the self-starter attitude, and the passion for learning, are the most important requirements for this position.  

Experience: 1 to 3 years overall experience, project management, and project administration are required

Education: Bachelor`s Degree (BS) in a engineering/technical field.

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