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Project Manager - Pharma/Biotech exp./Lab System Exp.
Ref No.: 18-03868
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Project Manager
6 month contract
Cambridge, MA

Job Responsibilities:
  • Strong Project Management skills and experience in a Pharma/Biotech environment.
** PMP certification is a plus
  • Prior Pharma/Biotech experience or Research backgrounds
  • Manage one or more work streams on a major program
  • Assist in providing project management principles where appropriate to our stakeholders (business owners, System Managers, validation engineers, etc.)
  • Create appropriate project plans and work schedules to meet business objectives and priorities
  • Provide an ongoing assessment and management of project risks and determine actions necessary to mitigate risks
  • Track and help resolve project issues
  • Provide regular project plan updates and status reporting on financial and delivery progress, including weekly executive dashboards
  • Lead project communications activities to the stakeholders
  • Collaborate with other IT groups involved in the project delivery process
  • Assure, through monitoring and project oversight, that project delivery is on-time and within budget; identifying, tracking, reporting, and escalating issues as appropriate
  • Coordinate the delivery of training with business systems users and IT
  • Facilitate post implementation project reviews and the incorporation of lessons learned back into principles, policies, practices and the in-house knowledge base
Essential Duties, responsibilities, and experience:
  • 7+ years PM experience.
  • Must have previous experience working with Laboratory Systems (preferred system - Waters NuGenesis SDMS)
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Must have excellent judgment and strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage others through influence
  • Solid IT Project Management skills
  • Solid Microsoft Project Skills
  • Proven track record in successful project delivery
  • Experienced / understanding in CSV (SDLC, VLC)
  • PMI or PMP certification or comparable experience highly preferred
  • Knowledgeable in Part 11/Annex 11 and electronic GMP documentation controls

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.