Hologic Program Manager, R&D in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Program Manager, R&D

Post Date Apr 17, 2018

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Experienced Program Leader with proven track record of independently, passionately and effectively driving the delivery of new, high quality products from design concept to shippable profit generating products.

  • Act as an independent leader of product development projects and other product sustaining initiatives consisting of a cross-functional teams

  • Establish project objectives and work plans including budgets and resource requirements. Delegate assignments to functional area team members and track key project activities to successful completion.

  • Ability to drive effective cross-functional team collaboration in an effort to optimize team strengths, while delivering commercialized products that are clear winners. Ensures that customer focused design requirements are at the center of Hologic’s decision making process.

  • Demonstrated ability to proactively identify and resolve product and project risks.

  • Drives for program success while ensuring consistency and alignment across all product development projects by innovatively overcoming constraints, problems and issues.

  • Strong emphasis on exceeding customer expectations, while maximizing value to Hologic and maintaining FDA/ISO compliance.

  • Experienced leader well-versed in managing within a matrixed organization


To perform this job successful, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the basic knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required:

  • Knowledge in Product Development or Project Management/Leadership.

  • Knowledge of Design Control procedures.

  • Experience in management of project risks.

  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.

  • Must possess excellent relationship building skills with team members, peers, and senior leaders accessing their needs and ask the right questions to surface essential requirements information.

  • High degree of competency in Microsoft suite especially MS Project.


  • BS Degree in Engineering, Physical or Life Sciences desired.

  • PMP Certification desirable


  • 8+ years of experiencein product development and/or project management.

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams and projects.

  • Experience with medical products preferred.

  • Experienced with ISO and FDA quality systems regulations and medical design and development cycles.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

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