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Sr. Project Manager, Business Ops

Austin, TX

Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Vaccine verification will be required.

POSITION LOCATION: San Carlos, CA, Austin, TX, or Remote, USA


The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for leading key projects and initiatives within the rapidly growing Oncology Business Unit. Projects are expected to be scoped comprehensively, completed on time, on budget, and to meet the desired goals of the business. The Senior Project Manager will work independently to plan, direct, and coordinate project activities from inception to operalization. Projects in Oncology Business Operations will liaise closely with a number of departments, including Sales Operations, UX/UI teams, Customer Experience, Engineering/IT, Patient Coordination, and Training.

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  • Lead several moderate to complex projects at once.
  • Prepare project plans, financial analysis, budget, and status updates for assigned projects
  • Ability to think through project obstacles and risks, knowing when to escalate issues for additional support or guidance
  • Can influence project team members on possible solutions
  • Proven ability to learn how processes work quickly, ask the right questions and come up with a cohesive plan for how to improve/automate them.
  • Proven ability to work with cross functional teams and build rapport with key stakeholders
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and relationship-building skills.
  • Flexible, and agile; willingness to tackle any type of challenge; highly motivated to roll up sleeves and get work done while also thinking strategically
  • Analyzes and suggests improvements to business processes to improve the overall workflow efficiency and effectiveness, with a focus on delivering results.
  • Evaluates potential corrective actions, both independently and collaboratively, based upon investigations. Aids in implementation across areas.
  • Performs non-conformance investigation, root cause analysis, and corrective/preventative action efforts throughout the value stream.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent required
  • PMP certification or similar
  • At least two years as a project manager or equivalent role
  • Self-starter with strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Bright, flexible, and agile
  • Experience with tools such as MS Project, Smartsheet, Project Online, Clarity, Confluence, or Excel Gantt
  • Demonstrated success working with a team, able to influence without authority
  • Attention to detail, highly organized, able to collect and analyze data
  • Duties are typically performed in an office or remote office setting.
  • This position requires the ability to use a computer keyboard, communicate over the telephone and read printed material.
  • Duties may require working outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends) at times.
Travel required for this position:

No __ or Yes X: If yes state anticipated percent for travel: 10%


Driven by the passion for elevating the science and utility of genetic testing, Natera is committed to helping families identify and manage genetic diseases. Natera is a rapidly-growing diagnostics company with proprietary bioinformatics and molecular technology for analyzing DNA. Our complex technology has been proven clinically and commercially in the prenatal testing space and we are actively researching its applications in the liquid biopsy space for developing products with oncology applications.

The Natera team consists of highly dedicated statisticians, geneticists, doctors, laboratory scientists, business professionals, software engineers and many other professionals from world-class institutions, who care deeply for our work and each other. When you join Natera, you'll work hard and grow quickly. Working alongside the elite of the industry, you'll be stretched and challenged, and take pride in being part of a company that is changing the landscape of genetic disease management.


Competitive Benefits. Generous Employee Referral program. Healthy catered lunches 3 times per week, and premium snacks! Additionally, we offer complimentary premium coffee drinks and teas, and other beverages.

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Natera is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace environment, and welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. Inclusive collaboration benefits our employees, our community and our patients, and is critical to our mission of changing the management of disease worldwide.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable laws.

Client-provided location(s): Austin, TX, USA
Job ID: Natera-7974
Employment Type: Other