VP Operations/ Director, Product Development

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Bloomfield Hills, MI

Project Management, Microfluidics, Lateral Flow


We have an immediate need for a VP Operations/Director, Product Development -- Join a rapidly-growing startup and take a leadership position in bringing ground-breaking metabolic testing to the personal health device and workplace wellness markets.

Successful candidate will have exceptional management skills and experience in overseeing development of mobile and PC-based medical device software coupled with a cloud-based database, integrating analytic/reporting software with chemical assays and handheld optical analyzers aimed at retail and professional channels. Extensive knowledge and experience with project management systems, process control, reporting and planning.  Hands-on QMS experience necessary, as is experience with compliance strategy for low-risk devices. Knowledge or dedicated expertise in semi-quantitative colorimetric assay development and manufacture, whether dry reagent, enzymatic, LFA or electro-chemical.

This is a full-time contract position that will convert to permanent employment with benefits and stock options upon a successful transition. Company is based in Bloomfield Hills, MI area. Some telecommuting is accommodated.

5-10 years of project management experience, primarily Class 1, Class 2 medical device and/or medical device software development. Undergrad degree in relevant field such as computer science, electrical engineering, software engineering, biomedical engineering, process engineering, etc. Advanced degrees desirable but not necessary.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. 

This position does not qualify for sponsorship.  NO THIRD-PARTY RESUMES PLEASE.  Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this full-time position, please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL:  http://www.newtownsolutions.com/show_job.cfm?ID=00003539&SRC=NTS