Director of Product Management
Posted on 9/15/2023
Noah Medical
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • Drive strategies to understand the future needs of the market, and the impact this will have on present planning
  • Lead innovation design projects to improve clinical outcomes and user experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Science; Master's in Business Administration preferred
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in the medical device industry is required, including 4 or more years in a supervisory role
  • Experience working with physicians in an operating room environment
  • Knowledge of basic anatomy, clinical terminology, and general surgical techniques
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of robotics or electromechanical systems
  • Ability to effectively communicate concepts, ideas, and knowledge to other individuals and teams
  • Proven track record of successfully analyzing customer feedback, generating user requirements, and conducting validation studies on medical devices
  • Experience in the regulated medical device environment, including but not limited to document control processes, design control processes, protocol development, and report writing
  • Experience working with healthcare providers in a hospital environment
  • Ability to structure detailed analyses of complex problems and data-driven business solutions
  • Ability to be both a leader/supervisor and a hands-on do-er
  • Experience developing protocols and SOP's for use in the evaluation of prototypes
  • Proven ease and credibility in working with surgeons and physicians, both in a hospital setting and in a pre-clinical test setting
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time, and to come into the office in the Bay Area three times per week
  • Lead the product management team along with hands-on leadership
  • Lead definition, development, validation, and verification of the functions of new robotic medical platforms and all associated devices
  • Establish key customer and clinical requirements, ensure these requirements are being met and translated into product specifications, and verify and validate that developed products will meet the user's needs
  • Integration of risk management analysis and mitigation is to be taken into consideration as the user needs and product function are developed
  • Drive business analysis and develop recommendations for entry into potential new market segments, defining the criteria for Go-to-Market opportunities
  • Present strategic initiatives and business proposals to senior executives
  • Help guide product development and commercial decisions through strategic alignment and data analysis
  • Work closely with product, outbound, and field marketing groups, to ensure alignment between strategy and execution
  • Build out the long-term roadmap to ensure that Noah's products remain competitive in a dynamic market
  • Working closely with cross-functional stakeholders to develop and implement business solutions
  • Lead the strategies for consolidating, prioritizing, and disseminating customer feedback and data
  • Work with physicians to identify clinical needs, and understand the competitive dynamics of other products and companies in the marketplace
  • Drive strategies and initiatives in the development of training materials