Software Project Manager (Life Sciences Software)

Job added:

19 October 2020

Application closes:

31 December 2020


Dusseldorf Area


Full time


Project Management

We have been retained by an exciting global engineering business (5,000+ employees Worldwide, 35+ countries, Top 10 Globally in their Industry) to help them find an experienced Engineering Project Manager to take accountability for the development and delivery of various life sciences software products being used by tens of thousands of scientists daily.



- Take accountability for the development and delivery of life sciences software products in time, scope, budget and quality

- Lead complex life sciences software development projects and their teams

- Manage requirements from the domain of automated life sciences systems

- Analyse workflows and use cases for life sciences software projects

- Promote knowledge exchange between product management, business departments and our development partners

- Define the product vision and roadmap in collaboration with product management

- Work closely with development partners

- Support innovation

- Work in an international and interdisciplinary team




- University degree in Natural Science and/or Computer-Science

- 4+ years of experience as a project manager (managing various 3rd party software vendors)

- Good general understanding of at least one of the following topics: healthcare research, medicine R&D, Life Sciences or Laboratory procedures and machinery 

- Practical experience in partner management

- Willingness to travel (10%)

- Fluent English