Development Engineering Project Manager

Job TitleDevelopment Engineering Project Manager

Job Description

Your Challenge

The Development Engineering Project Manager will manage the development of innovative solutions to meet our customer and business needs with an emphasis on developing new products for MRI applications.

Your Responsibilities

In this role as Development Engineering Project Manager, you will be responsible for working with cross-functional resources across the business and external suppliers on the full range of development from feasibility studies to stable production.

You will be responsible for achieving new product performance, reliability, cost and schedule goals. As the global headquarters for Philips RF Coils, our primary engineering focus is RF coils for MR. However, we continue to expand our portfolio of clinical solutions beyond coils. Unique to this location is the face to face interaction with nearly all functional leaders to meet common business goals – Finance, Quality and Regulatory, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Service, Repair, Shipping/Receiving, Logistics, etc, are all located at our Gainesville, FL, office.

Your Team

We have a dynamic and rewarding career opportunity for a Project Manager!

This person will be working in our Product Development group within Philips Healthcare, located in our Gainesville, FL, facility. This person will get to work with the best engineers in medical imaging and develop MRI solutions that are helping to save lives every day all over the world. At Philips Healthcare, we simplify healthcare by focusing on people – patients and care providers. Through combining human insights and clinical expertise, we aim to improve patient outcomes while lowering the burden on the healthcare system. Philips delivers advanced solutions both for health professionals, to meet the needs of patients, and for empowered consumers for affordable healthcare whether in hospital or at home.

Our Offer

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy and respiratory care. Named one of the Top 50 Happiest Companies in America in 2013, we enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards, and personalized development planning programs.

We are looking for


  • PMI Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) Required
  • Experience coaching and mentoring of junior project leaders/managers
  • Formal education, training and experience as Project Manager:

You will be responsible for coaching and mentoring engineering project leaders to raise the Product Development Department Project Management competency

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 years of product design and development experience, specifically in:
  • design for manufacturability
  • cost reduction
  • reliability improvement
  • business case rationalization
  • Product Lifecycle Data Management experience, such as Agile, SAP, Oracle, or equivalent PLDM systems


  • Medical device development experience: IEC, UL, FDA, EU regulatory compliance
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interface with customers, vendors and engineers from different disciplines
  • A self-starter, highly motivated with good organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent team player that works effectively with cross functional and cross site teams
  • Excellent analytical skills

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.


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