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Looking for a career that mak es a difference? Acumed provides a progressive and exciting workplace. Acumed's position as an innovator in the orthopaedic implant market means that we move quickly to take advantage of areas unaddressed by larger companies. This creates a dynamic environment in which employees are supported in growth and responsibility.

Our people are by far the most valuable resource we have. We believe strongly in empowering each other to mak e a difference in the future of the company and the lives of the patients who receive our implants.

Pushing the limits in orthopaedics takes us all to new heights, whether that’s in engineering, manufacturing, inspection, marketing, or compliance.

Acumed is currently hiring for a variety of positions. To apply for an open position, please visit our careers portal.

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Associate Product Manager Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Management

The Associate Product Manager (APM) provides primarily downstream support of Acumed's product portfolio. The APM is responsible for complex and varied tasks related to the introduction of new products to the global market and support of legacy products over the product lifecycle. Must remain abreast of industry trends and focus heavily on satisfying the customer. The Associate Product Manager is the first line of contact for most product-related inquiries. The APM also drives projects across many departments including Marketing, Sales, Product Management, and Product Development.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Collaborates with other departments to ensure timely and cost effective launch of products.
• Responsible for writing technical and promotional product information for marketing and communications to the field.
• Prepares product information documents, technical guides, and other marketing materials for assigned projects.
• Provides product information in response to customers' questions/requests, including sales data and survey results.
• Responsible for taking and answering technical calls regarding Acumed products, both during and outside of regular business hours.
• Represents Product Management team at Product Development Team meetings and is responsible for communicating and/or completing tasks assigned to Product Management.
• Assists in gathering voice of customer and market data by conducting surveys and recording customer feedback.
• Manages feedback from field regarding Acumed product and enters data into product feedback database and the Acumed complaint system.
• Facilitates use of secondary market research through purchased reports, market research vendor resources and other business development sources.
• Conducts primary market research based on published literature, consulting surgeon surveys and field surveys.
• Collaborates in creation of new product presentation materials. Secures visuals for use in product management presentations, training events and the creation of marketing materials.
• Conducts product training programs for internal and external customers.
• Provides product training to surgeons and sales partners at tradeshows, bioskills courses, cadaver labs and other product training events.
• Responsible for gaining general product knowledge of the entire Acumed product portfolio in order to independently represent Acumed at events.
• Assists in developing surgeon relationships for consulting, product development, case studies, etc.
• Supports and participates in continuous improvement activities.

Qualifications
• BA/BS degree in Marketing or related field of study highly preferred.
• 2+ years of work experience in marketing or related field.
• High level verbal and written communication skills required for interacting with customers and coworkers.
• Must demonstrate strong presentation skills and the ability to create and deliver presentations to large groups of peers and customers.
• Proven positive and professional demeanor.
• Self-starter; ability to take ownership over processes.
• Advanced computer skills working with Excel and PowerPoint, proficient in remaining MS Office Suite.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Associate Product Manager Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Management

The Associate Product Manager (APM) provides primarily downstream support of Acumed's product portfolio. The APM is responsible for complex and varied tasks related to the introduction of new products to the global market and support of legacy products over the product lifecycle. Must remain abreast of industry trends and focus heavily on satisfying the customer. The Associate Product Manager is the first line of contact for most product-related inquiries. The APM also drives projects across many departments including Marketing, Sales, Product Management, and Product Development.


Duties/Responsibilities
• Collaborates with other departments to ensure timely and cost effective launch of products.
• Responsible for writing technical and promotional product information for marketing and communications to the field.
• Prepares product information documents, technical guides, and other marketing materials for assigned projects.
• Provides product information in response to customers' questions/requests, including sales data and survey results.
• Responsible for taking and answering technical calls regarding Acumed products, both during and outside of regular business hours.
• Represents Product Management team at Product Development Team meetings and is responsible for communicating and/or completing tasks assigned to Product Management.
• Assists in gathering voice of customer and market data by conducting surveys and recording customer feedback.
• Manages feedback from field regarding Acumed product and enters data into product feedback database and the Acumed complaint system. 
• Facilitates use of secondary market research through purchased reports, market research vendor resources and other business development sources.
• Conducts primary market research based on published literature, consulting surgeon surveys and field surveys. 
• Collaborates in creation of new product presentation materials. Secures visuals for use in product management presentations, training events and the creation of marketing materials.
• Conducts product training programs for internal and external customers.
• Provides product training to surgeons and sales partners at tradeshows, bioskills courses, cadaver labs and other product training events.
• Responsible for gaining general product knowledge of the entire Acumed product portfolio in order to independently represent Acumed at events.
• Assists in developing surgeon relationships for consulting, product development, case studies, etc.
• Supports and participates in continuous improvement activities.

Qualifications
• BA/BS degree in Marketing or related field of study highly preferred.
• 2+ years of work experience in marketing or related field.
• High level verbal and written communication skills required for interacting with customers and coworkers.
• Must demonstrate strong presentation skills and the ability to create and deliver presentations to large groups of peers and customers. 
• Proven positive and professional demeanor.
• Self-starter; ability to take ownership over processes.
• Advanced computer skills working with Excel and PowerPoint, proficient in remaining MS Office Suite.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Business Development & Strategy Professional Hillsboro, OR, USA Business Development

The Business Development and Strategy Professional, works closely with the Vice President, Business Development and the leadership team to build and cultivate a pipeline of potential inorganic sales/growth opportunities including mergers & acquisitions, distribution agreements, and licensing deals. This individual leads Acumed's business development process through the different aspects of a potential transaction including, but not limited to opportunity assessment, valuation, financial modeling and due diligence. Under the guidance of executive leadership, this position compiles research and analytical support to identify, evaluate, and analyze strategic priorities and/or problems. This individual also facilitates the annual strategic planning process and delivery of the Company's strategic plan which drives business development focus and activities.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Leads business development activities including scouting/screening, assessment, and acquisition activities.
• Performs business development related due diligence, assists with integration, and performs post-integration reviews.
• Attends business conferences, trade shows, and technology seminars to understand the market landscape and potential targets.
• Proactively meets with business development target companies and acts as their primary internal contact.
• Assesses the strategic fit of products and technologies with the Company's strategy and makes formal recommendations to leadership and executive teams.
• Performs market research, including customer interviews, to understand the market opportunity and potential risks, communicates risk assessment and recommends mitigation to stakeholders.
• Works closely with Business Analytics to develop various financial models – from market sizing to revenue plans to discounted cash flows – to help value potential targets.
• Leads/facilitates the Company's strategic planning process and activities resulting in the delivery of a short and long term strategic plan.
• Prepares, compiles, summarizes and presents insights on the competitive landscapes and the business implications of market research and analysis and recommends actions to executive leadership and Acumed's functional teams.
• Monitors industry and Company performance; compares against competitor trends to determine if strategies need to be adjusted or new strategies adopted.
• Develops communication tools and infrastructure which will drive strategy understanding and alignment throughout the Company.
• Continually assesses the effectiveness of strategic initiatives to ensure alignment with the Company's objectives.

Qualifications
• BA or BS degree in Business, Marketing, Finance, Economics, or Engineering; MBA degree strongly preferred.
• Minimum 6 years' experience in management, strategic planning, business development opportunity analysis or similar experience in medical device industry; Orthopedics background & business acquisition experience preferred
• Strong background in technology, financial analysis, business performance analysis, business planning, business forecasting concepts, and strategic planning.
• Extensive data analysis/financial modeling experience required including advanced Excel skills & quantitative modeling
• Self-starter, problem solver with analytical mindset, strong attention to detail and ability to prioritize multiple projects
• MS PowerPoint and Project skills required
• Superior organizational, communication, presentation and interpersonal skills (need to converse effectively with entrepreneurs, bankers, investors, scientists, and surgeons)
• Ability to rapidly learn new subject areas (e.g. technologies, disease states)
• Ability to witness surgeries as part of research
• Ability to work with a wide range of sensitive and confidential issues

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Business Development Analyst Hillsboro, OR, USA Business Development

The Business Development Manager (BDM) executes to the acquisition/partnership pipeline as directed. Researches, identifies, evaluates, and recommends acquisitions, partnerships, licensing opportunities that meet the Company's strategic objectives. The BDM leads the evaluation and due diligence activities with outside entities, and works with the Acumed Executive Team to review, approve, and execute business development agreements.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Develops and maintains acquisition and business development pipeline in support of the Company's strategic objectives.
• Researches and identifies potential business development opportunities by keeping in tune with industry, attending tradeshows and evaluating competitive companies, and discussions with sales agent, surgeon, and industry key opinion leaders.
• Screens partnership and acquisition opportunities by analyzing market data, potential, deal options, and internal strategic objectives, and prioritizes these opportunities for the business development pipeline.
• Participates in cross-functional teams in the evaluation and analysis of the company, product, product design, intellectual property, manufacturing/processing, market analysis, competitive analysis, sales channel analysis, surgeon feedback, product and business risks, logistics, and regulatory status for the business development opportunity.
• Prepares and collects documentation for Approval for Expenditure (AFE) on business development opportunities for internal stakeholders and shareholders.
• Assists in the development and implementation of negotiation strategies with potential external business partners or acquisitions.
• Facilitates the Company's due diligence analysis of the acquisition/partnership
• Manages outside vendors and consultants in the execution of the due diligence process, acquisition valuation, and post-acquisition integration
• Manages contract execution with counsel and executive management as directed.
• Facilitates integration planning post external business acquisition or licensure agreement.
• Initiates and maintains relationships with potential business partners, industry experts and sales partners.

Qualifications
• BA or BS degree in Business, Marketing, Finance, Economics, or Engineering; MBA degree strongly preferred.
• Minimum three years of experience in strategy, management, or business development opportunity analysis or similar experience in medical device industry, business acquisition experience preferred
• Strong financial, market, and strategic / business case development and analysis capabilities
• Strong project management skills and experience
• Strategic mindset with strong quantitative and problem-solving skills
• Proficient using spreadsheets and other quantitative modeling
• Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
• Proven ability to build relationships and collaborate with others
• Ability to structure and self-manage own work for multiple projects
• Ability to work with a wide range of sensitive and confidential data

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

CNC Machinist (swing shift) Hillsboro, OR, USA Production

The Machinist produces medical devices using manual and CNC equipment while ensuring product is loaded and unloaded correctly per standard operating procedures. This is a great entry-level Machinist opportunity that offers a robust benefits package, a 401k plan, and a generous Paid Time Off program!

Shift: Swing Shift M-Th 3:00pm - 1:30am
Work Location: Cornelius Pass Screw                                                                                                                                    Machine Assignment: Swiss Screw Machine

Duties/Responsibilities
•Uses established practices to ensure Quality during operation including documentation and techniques.
•Monitors machine performance.
•Performs preventative maintenance as required.
•Performs general set-ups to ensure maximum utilization.
•Troubleshoot problems under the guidance of Senior Machinists.
•Work with Process Engineers to improve Cell processes.

Qualifications
•Generally requires 2-4 years CNC equipment operating experience.
•Ability to operate machine tools safely and understand set-up instructions.
•Familiar with basic blueprint reading or ability to acquire blueprint reading skills.
•Familiar with basic Inspection techniques and processes, or ability to learn and understand them.
•High School diploma or equivalent

 

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

CNC Machinist IV - Swiss Programmer Hillsboro, OR, USA Process Development

Acumed is looking for a skilled CNC Machinist to join our medical device manufacturing team. The product produced by the Machinist is directly related to the improvement of patient outcomes. Acumed offers a robust benefits package, a 401k plan, and a generous Paid Time Off program!

Work location: Cornelius Pass Process Development Cell

Machine Assignment: Swiss Automatic Lathe

Duties/Responsibilities
• Effeciently operates production machine tools to maintain Quality, Cost and Delivery.
• Efficiently troubleshoots set-up and programming issues with all Cell equipment.
• Participate on NPI projects to incorporate Cell processes.
• Work with Manufacturing to continually improve sustaining processes.
• Develop New Product for manufacturing.
• Develop prototypes for the Design Teams.
• Work with Design Engineers and R&D machinists to develop New Product for manufacturability.
• Work from drawings, rough sketches, production diagrams and verbal instructions to fabricate complex machined parts and processes.
• Work with Process Engineers to determine Operating methods and Inspection parameters.

Qualifications
• Ability to Set-up, troubleshoot and operate a variety of machine tools to close tolerances.
• Perform difficult set-ups efficiently, read drawings including GD&T, use precision measuring instruments and perform shop math calculations.
• Generally requires 8+ years of machining experience.
• Requires a well-rounded knowledge of Machining, programming, manufacturing and assembly techniques.
• Minimum 3 years CAD/CAM experience or equivalent complex manual programming.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Compliance Specialist Hillsboro, OR, USA Compliance

The Compliance Specialist provides advice for the design and implementation of programs, policies and practices to ensure Acumed and its subsidiaries are compliant with AdvaMed/EucoMed codes of ethics, applicable federal and state laws and Anti-Kickback Statutes. This position has the responsibility for audit of the Acumed Physician Consulting Agreements, awards and grants.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Manage day-to-day compliance activities related to consulting, grants and fellowships.
• Provide direction on the compliance processes, activities, database utilization and administration.
• Track and report on compliance budgets, actual and forecasts.
• Manage Aggregate Spend database and reporting requirements.
• Lead Acumed Compliance Work Group.
• Coordinate activities for the Compliance Management Team.
• Manage administration of all consulting, award and grant contracts. Work with Chief Compliance Officer to develop, coordinate and manage compliance education and training program.
• Serve as instructor of compliance related training material.
• Work with Chief Compliance Officer and legal counsel to develop and implement effective global policies and procedures to ensure compliance with AdvaMed compliance accreditation, EucoMed and all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
• Provide advice and support to the Products Managers, Engineering, Sales and Marketing in ethics and on the healthcare compliance environment.
• Coordinate with Chief Compliance Officer the development and deployment of improved business forms and templates for contracts, grants and other customer related documents.
• Audit and report on sales and marketing practices as related to AdvaMed/EucoMed.
• Benchmark and collaborate with other Colson companies to adopt best practices and improve company compliance.
• Attend and participate in compliance and regulatory seminars and events.

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree required; paralegal experience a plus.
• Requires 2-3 years relevant experience.
• Solid understand of ethics and compliance requirements.
• Ability to travel up to 25% per year.Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills, demonstrated ability to interact with other professionals to gather and disseminate information.
• Strong attention to detail, tolerance for time pressure deadlines and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
• Ability to read and speak English sufficiently to read, understand and complete all paperwork.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Contracts Administrator Hillsboro, OR, USA Contracts

The Contracts Administrator (CA) writes, revises, and reviews terms & conditions for assigned contracts and pricing agreements on time to ensure compliance with Acumed guidelines and requirements for hospitals, IDN, or GPO. The CA prepares timely bid responses to RFPs/RFIs/proposals, advises management of contractual rights and obligations, compiles and analyzes data and prepares reports, and maintains historical information on contracts and customers. This individual will ensure accurate pricing is loaded into SAP system and serve as a resource to Business Services and AR personnel in researching and resolving pricing discrepancies. The CA analyzes RFPs for estimates of product usage, contract performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness.


Duties/Responsibilities
• Provides timely responses to assigned RFPs, RFIs, and other proposals by developing and submitting pricing and terms in conformance to guidelines and formatted according to Acumed and/or hospital or purchasing group requirements.
• Analyzes or recommends proposed pricing and obtain appropriate management feedback and approvals.
• Interprets customer imposed terms & conditions to ensure they conform to Acumed standards and obtain approvals where they do not.
• Administers contractual agreements with hospitals including but not limited to pricing agreements, additions or deletions of products, term extensions and other changes that are governed by the contract.
• Assists with contract performance and compliance monitoring and reporting development and execution.
• Loads and maintains pricing in SAP.
• As assigned, responds to hospital, IDN, and GPO inquiries about pricing and/or usage information. Researches and resolves pricing discrepancies, requesting credits or adjustments as necessary, and providing such information to requesting party. Analyzes usage and provides reports to requesting parties.
• Prepares and administers routine correspondence, negotiation memoranda, and contract documentation to ensure timely and coordinated submittal.
• Maintains customer master records related to contracts and pricing in SAP.
• Assists in developing and implementing process improvements in alignment with company and departmental strategic goals.

Qualifications
• BA/BS, with concentration in business, contract management or related field, required
• 3+ years Contract Administration experience, preferably in medical device field
• Analytical capabilities to review differences, omissions and details of contracts.
• Basic mathematical skills, e.g. averages, percentages
• Strong ability to prioritize, managing both time and tasks
• Experience using Word, Excel, and other related software programs.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Ability to work well under pressure; good time management, problem prevention, and problem-solving skills
• Ability to work accurately with close attention to detail and to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
• Ability to work with co-workers, customers, and outside agencies professionally and tactfully
• Ability work independently and as part of a team
• Ability to reach out and navigate through a hospital system to find the correct contact for correspondence
• SAP experience preferred

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Controller Hillsboro, OR, USA Finance

The Controller is the key accounting and financial reporting authority, and together with the CFO, ensures the overall accuracy, timeliness and completeness of the financial information for financial reporting and fiscal responsibility. The Controller directs the creation of and adherence to the organization's accounting principles, practices, policies, procedures, and internal controls. Directs general and proprietary accounting, cost accounting, payroll and travel expense, and budgetary control. Manages and mentors an effective Accounting Team. Appraises operational results in terms of revenue, costs, budgets, operation policies, trends and increased profit opportunities.

 

Duties/Responsibilities
• Directs an effective and efficient operational and general ledger month-end close process and preparation of accurate monthly/quarterly/annual consolidated financial statements for Flash and 10 Day Reporting including analysis, commentary, and supporting documentation. 
• Reviews monthly detail of consolidation of the financial results of the various legal entities.
• Ensures financial results are fairly stated in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and regulatory requirements.
• Establishes strong relationships with inter-departmental co-workers and serves as the accounting and financial reporting resource.
• Creates and implements strong internal controls around accounting, financial, operational and business processes that protect Acumed's assets and profits. Complies with and build upon the Management Company's (Colson Associates) policies.
• Oversees Payroll and Travel & Expense. Coordinates with Administrator to ensure timely, accurate and compliant payroll and related taxes/benefits. Directs T&E policy and related systems/tools (Concur) and travel agencies. 
• Coordinates with external and internal auditors for all audit requirements including support of periodic reviews, responses to internal audit memos, and preparation for annual financial audit activities. Manages the annual financial audit including coordinating the annual "C and O memo", footnotes, and recommendations for procedural improvements.
• Coordinates with corporate tax consultants for Company tax return preparation and other requirements including IRS, state and local tax audits. Supports and reviews data for preparation of corporate tax returns.
• Works with Regulatory and Compliance to ensure requirements are met as it relates to accounting matters. 
• Works closely with Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Agent Inventory to ensure proper recordkeeping of inventory and cost of goods sold. Ensures adequate controls are established and followed to manage the Company's inventories including valuations, impairment and costing.
• Works closely with Business Services and Sales to ensure proper record keeping of revenue and receivables. Ensures adequate controls are established and followed to manage the Company's receivables and revenue recognition.
• Supports the process of budget and forecast preparation and analysis including balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow.
• Works with Accounting Manager to ensure the Company's financial obligations (vendor payments) are paid timely and adequate controls are in place to support proper payment.
• Regularly audits the Acumed financial and control systems worldwide, scrutinizes financial activities and details such as reserve levels of international subsidiaries.
• Directs and coordinates debt financing and debt service payments with external agencies and the Management Company.
• Directs and coordinates corporate insurance with external agencies and the Management Company.
• Delegates authority to the Management Company for banking and custody of funds, securities, and financial instruments, certain legal matters, insurance, certain policies, corporate taxes, and issuance of annual audit report.
• Maintains current knowledge for organizational policies and procedures, federal and state policies and directives, and current accounting standards.
• Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal reporting requirements.

 

Qualifications
• Master's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field, OR Bachelor's degree in Accounting with a CPA or equivalent work experience.
• 10+ years of experience in a senior-level finance or accounting position (with a minimum of 4 years with a national public accounting firm) with a focus in manufacturing, product development, sales, and marketing environments.
• Knowledge of finance, budgeting, cost control, and accounting principles including Generally Accepted and International Accounting Principles.
• Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections.
• Experience in managing and mentoring accounting teams.
• Knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems/business enterprise system; SAP preferred.
• Experience in dealing with audits including internal and external financial audits, regulatory, payroll, sales & use tax, insurance, and benefit plans (CERP).
• Experience in managing international subsidiaries.
• Demonstrated experience in developing strategic business plans and annual budgets.
• Knowledge of federal and state financial regulations.
• Working knowledge of short and long term budgeting and forecasting, rolling budgets, and product-line profitability analysis.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Corporate Account Executive Hillsboro, OR, USA Major Accounts

The Corporate Account Executive (CAE) develops new business in corporate accounts, drives contract compliance in the corporate accounts, and works with the sales team to develop strategies to grow corporate account business. Utilizes analytical, interpersonal, and critical thinking skills to develop and maintain strong working relationships with administrative, contracting and clinical leaders at assigned accounts, presenting Acumed as the solution to their problems.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Establish relationships with pertinent supply chain personnel, including heads of contracting and value analysis and maintain key decision maker contact lists.
• Close new business deals by coordinating requirements, responding to RFP's, developing and negotiating contracts, and integrating contract requirements with business operations.
• Act as key point of contact for Corporate Offices of assigned clinical facilities, IDNs and GPOs, supporting all contract and service related issues across the Acumed business, including:
• Facilitates resolution of customer product issues and concerns
• Ensures adherence to contract compliance
• Act as a content expert on corporate contract portfolio of assigned accounts, supporting field teams with strategies to optimize existing agreements
• Serve as a key member of the sales team who contributes to strategic direction by developing, making recommendations and implementing account strategy with corporate accounts
• Oversee all product conversion opportunities by coordinating resources, providing analytics and reporting regularly on progress both internally and externally.
• Represent Acumed in supply chain meetings and be the conduit to the sales organization for opportunity analysis.
• Assist in the preparation and operation of customer site visits, trade shows, conventions, and/or clinical meetings
• Routinely update/engage local sales team from rep to manager on business status changes and pending strategies
• Maintain routine communication with sales forces to both gather information as input to development of account strategy and share information gathered from account
• Analyze and interpret sales and trend data to develop targeted action plans

Qualifications
• BA/BS in Business or related field highly preferred, equivalency in experience required.
• 5+ years' experience in medical device sales and/or national accounts management.
• Solid understanding of US Business Practices and markets management related to medical device sales.
• Strong negotiation and sales skills.
• Ability to determine which company resources are needed to effectively win selected national account contracts and facilitate and coordinate those resources as required.
• Strong presentation skills, written and verbal, to both hospital and national account customer administrative and clinical audiences.
• Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills, demonstrated ability to interact with other professionals to gather and disseminate information.
• Strong attention to detail, tolerance for time sensitive deadlines and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
• Proven track record in prospecting and relationship development with IDNs, GPOs, etc.
• Ability to create and maintain training documents and procedures. Ability to create graphics and integrate screen-prints into documents.
• Computer literacy is required. Strong working knowledge of ERP systems, MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Engineering Supervisor, Packaging Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Development - Packaging

The Engineering Supervisor, Packaging is responsible for supervising, leading, motivating, and mentoring the teams in design and development functions, leading packaging product strategy development in conjunction with product management, and participating in and leading teams.


Duties/Responsibilities
• Works with Engineering Management, Product Management, and Executive Management to establish project priorities for new and existing product lines.
• Works with the Product Management and Sales personnel to conduct market research, identify market opportunities, determine future product strategy, and communicate to Executive Management for approval.
• Develops relationships with surgeons and engages with the sales field, both domestically and internationally.
• Communicates priorities to the team, helps individuals formulate targets and timelines, and manages/drives the product development process, design control process, and related systems.
• Regularly provides mentoring, feedback, training and guidance to engineering team members.
• Designs and implements improvements to the product development process.
• Interfaces with manufacturing, quality, planning, regulatory, and other departments on a regular basis, and participates in/leads multi-functional product development teams.
• Investigates, analyzes, reviews, and evaluates ideas, scientific and mechanical data, and market data to provide recommendations on existing and future projects.
• Assures that the engineering team completes duties described in the Quality Manual.
• Oversees engineering's response to Engineering Change Orders and product complaints.
• Contributes to the development of resource and budget plans for the team and department including leading the hiring process for new personnel.
• Performs supervisory tasks such as performance reviews; time off, travel, and expense approvals; training.

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field plus 5 or more years of experience in orthopedic industry design or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Three or more years of leadership experience.
• Project management experience required
• Proven ability to effectively lead teams and positively interact cross-functionally.
• Experience with developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with internal and external
• customers.
• Experience with FDA and ISO regulations.
• Proficient knowledge of production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods, experience with Quality Assurance Systems and concepts.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Finisher (Swing Shift) Hillsboro, OR, USA Production

The Finisher finishes products according to approved prints through means of tumbling, deburring, polishing and/or blasting processes. This is a great opportunity to expand your manufacturing skillset.

All full-time, regular Acumed employees are eligible for a robust medical benefits package, annual discretionary bonus opportunity, 401(k) plan, and much more!

Shift: Swing shift work schedule (M-Th 3:00pm - 1:30am)

Work Location: Brookwood Screw Cell

General Duties/Responsibilities
• Maintain Acumed's high quality standards. Know, understand, and follow all SOP's and WI's.
• Continual focus on customer service (Quality, Cost & Delivery), lean manufacturing concepts, and process improvement activities.
• Accurately and thoroughly complete appropriate paperwork, and computer transactions with minimal supervision.
• Conduct preventive maintenance on finishing equipment with general supervision.
• Assist with monitoring supply levels – inform appropriate personnel when supplies are low.
• Complete individual finishing projects (tumbling, deburring, polishing and blasting).

Qualifications
• High School Diploma/GED or equivalent.
• Experience in metal finishing (hand and machine) and media blasting preferred but not required.
• Experience with machine operation preferred but not required.
• Basic mechanical aptitude, good hand-eye coordination, and detail-oriented.
• Ability to read and understand blueprints. Basic math skills.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Inventory Analyst Hillsboro, OR, USA Agent Inventory

The Inventory Analyst (IA) assesses and responds to requests, and tracks consignment inventory levels in the field and at customer sites. The IA uses metrics to negotiate with agents and Regional Business Managers to determine where product usage and inventory levels are highest. The IA supports Regional Business Managers in achieving the Company's inventory turn goals by making recommendations on consignment inventory movement in the field, with the objective of optimizing its presence in facilities with maximum utilization and sales potential. The IA ensures the accuracy and integrity of agent inventories by conducting regular audits of inventory and collaborating with agents to assess appropriate and available inventory levels.

Duties/Responsibilities
• As the point of contact for consigned inventory for a designated region(s), receive and fulfill the customer service needs of agents and field sales representatives.
• Receive, analyze and promptly process requests from field sales reps for the issuance, transfer, or increase of consignment inventory.
• Using independent judgment, analyze requests for consignment inventory by applying established criteria including comparing requests to inventory budget, sales history, need, new business forecasts, etc.
• Assess and track product inventory levels and usage rates in the field and at customer sites. Negotiate with sales representatives and Regional Business Managers (RBMs) to determine placement of inventory which will maximize usage/sales.
• Coordinate and conduct physical inventory counts/audits annually to ensure accuracy of inventories consigned to agents and sales representatives.
• Troubleshoot and resolve issues that arise in the course of audit activities including batch discrepancies.
• Regularly run inventory reports detailing lot codes and expiring products. To ensure no expired product remains in the field, communicate to agents when product is required to be returned and coordinate the timely return of expiring product.
• Process monthly fees when applicable and communicate with agents. Use independent judgment to
• Respond to requests for additional ad hoc reporting and analysis.
• Support PDT action items related to new product implementation and expansions to ensure proper consignment inventory levels are planned.

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree required (business related degree preferred). Candidates nearing completion of a 4-year degree may be considered, based on applicable experience.
• Minimum 2 years relevant work experience; 1 year of relevant Acumed experience may count as 2 years outside work experience.
• Strong analytical skills with ability to work with ERP system using inventory data and metrics
• Excellent negotiation skills with demonstrated ability to collaborate across functional lines.
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with all levels of personnel.
• Problem solving and analytical skills.
• High level of attention to detail.
• Maintain a high level of professionalism.
• Motivated and self-disciplined with the ability to complete critical tasks with a sense of urgency.
• Exercise sound judgment with an ability to independently conduct research, analyze and discern the cause of discrepancies and logically resolve issues.
• Ability to adapt in a changing environment.
• Ability to multi-task and manage time effectively.
• Ability to work well independently and interdependently.
• Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Outlook and Word) and accounting software.

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Packaging Engineer II Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Development - Packaging

The Packaging Engineer is responsible for packaging, product delivery and labelling solutions for medical devices from concept to commercialization. The Packaging Engineer works closely with Product Engineering, Product Management, Quality and Supply Chain teams to produce robust and cost-effective solutions that meet market and regulatory needs. The Packaging Engineer is responsible for implementing new packaging, product delivery solutions, maintaining existing packaging/ product delivery solutions/ labelling, product testing, and validating packaging designs.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Review draft project plans and provide feedback to ensure the plans are realistic and complete
• Research product designs, indications, intended use(s), technologies, materials.
• Create and/or develop designs for potential new product solutions and/or improved product lines, and document the design and development.
• Performs mechanical and biomechanics testing
• Create complete models, drawings, specifications, and related documents required to produce products and prototypes.
• Create draft project plans and solicit feedback to ensure the plans are realistic and complete
• Create competitive product matrices for new and/or existing product lines
• Conduct tests, write protocols and reports
• Initiates Cad Labs for internal product development
• Collaborates with external design partners and vendors

Qualifications
• Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering, Bio-Mechanical Engineering, or Equivalent
• 2-5yrs applicable experience and demonstrated ability to perform applicable job duties
• Competency in communicating anatomy/physiology (A/P)
• Proficient with application of GD&T

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Process Engineer II Hillsboro, OR, USA Process Engineering

The Process Engineer (PE) is responsible for meeting operational objectives in production and new product development by developing, integrating, and improving production processes and systems. The PE owns continuous improvement of processes by improving methods and developing new methods of manufacturing, leading to increased yields and reduced labor content. Conceives, evaluates and implements problem solving activities, cost reduction initiatives and part/process improvement activities. The Process Engineer ensures manufacturing processes are in compliance with Acumed, FDA, and ISO regulations.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Develops, designs, and implements advanced production fixtures 
• Develops and implements new production Routings, In Process Inspection (IPI) and Bills of Material (BOMs)
• Supports corrective/preventative action activities (CAR/SCAR)
• Prepares and analyzes quality metrics to identify repeated quality issues
• Leads cell level Process Improvement (Pi) initiatives and implement lean tools
• Develops manufacturing plans and timelines for new product release
• Reviews new product design for manufacturability prior to production release 
• Coordinates Pilot Production Runs and conducts Production Readiness Reviews (PRR)
• Develops and executes Process Validation protocols and reports
• Implements and improves upon existing manufacturing processes

Qualifications
• B.S. Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial) or equivalent 
• 2+ years process engineering or related experience
• Applied 3D CAD experience in Autodesk Inventor, Solidworks, PRO-E or equivalent
• Basic understanding of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
• Basic understanding of Process Validation (IQ, OQ, & PQ) requirements
• Understanding of statistical tools such as control charts, trending, and capability
• Experience in the Medical Device industry desired
• Knowledge of FDA and ISO 13485 Regulations 
• Understanding of Risk Management and experience with tools such as FMEA

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Product Designer I Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Development Engineering

The Product Designer is responsible for designing new products and maintaining existing products, from concept through obsolescence. This includes research, idea creation and realization, product specification generation, and maintenance of product designs. 

Duties/Responsibilities
• Create and design new product concepts under direct supervision.
• Create and update product designs, specifications, working models/prints, and related documents required by Acumed to produce products under direct supervision.
• Maintain existing product designs through ECRs and drawing revisions under direct supervision.
• Assist the Product Development representative(s) on cross-functional Product Development Teams (PDTs) for new product introductions.
• Check prints/drawings for accuracy and completeness.
• Record detailed design notes of product development.
• Create and update documents such as 2D and 3D drawings, design notes, and working drawings required by manufacturing.
• Contribute documents to DHF as requested.
• Assist in testing of new and current products and designs.

Qualifications
• Associates degree in mechanical engineering, related field, or equivalent.
• Less than 2 years of mechanical design or related
• Demonstrated ability to effectively use M.S. Office suite or equivalent.
• Minimum 1 year CAD software experience.
• Must have good written and verbal communication skills to effectively work with supervisor and representatives from various departments.
• General machining knowledge highly preferred.
• Basic organizational skills.
• Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks.
• Knowledge of GD&T and basic drafting standards and skills.

Acumed is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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Product Manager Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Management

The Product Manager is responsible for driving mid- to large sized projects across departments including Events, Marketing, Sales and Product Management, managing one or more product lines within a portfolio. The focus of the position is heavily oriented toward high level industry/customer interaction and tactical items surrounding both new product introduction and legacy products.

This role is key to the success of Acumed's trauma portfolio. We are looking for an energetic and motivated marketing professional to join our team!

Duties/Responsibilities
• Assist with the formulation of product portfolio strategies and tactical execution of those strategies.
• Provide high-level technical product information in response to customer questions/requests.
• Responsible for gathering and analyzing "voice of customer" data and driving implementation of customer feedback into product design.
• Conduct domestic and international product training programs for internal and external customers. Train Acumed field representatives on Acumed products and the competition at an advanced level.
• Develop and proposes ideas to adjust and promote various product lines in order to improve sales and profit.
• Assist in developing surgeon relationships for consulting, product development, case studies, etc.
• Collaborate with other departments to ensure timely and cost effective launch of products.
• Prepare product information documents, technical guides, and other marketing materials for assigned products.
• Provide mentorship and training to Associate Product Managers when necessary.
• Responsible for taking and answering technical calls regarding Acumed products, both during and outside of regular business hours.
• Conduct primary market research based on published literature, consulting surgeon surveys and field surveys.
• Facilitate use of secondary market research through purchased reports, market research vendor resources and other business development sources.
• Responsible for independently writing product information for marketing and communications to the field.
• Represent Product Management on Product Development Teams and is responsible for communicating and/or completing tasks assigned to Product Management for mid- to large sized projects assigned.
• Represent Acumed by directly interfacing with surgeons and sales partners at domestic and international tradeshows, bioskills courses, cadaver labs and other product training events.
• Responsible for gaining general product knowledge of the entire Acumed product portfolio in order to independently represent Acumed at events.
• Originate and oversee creation of new product presentation materials. Secure visuals for use in product management presentations, training events and sales support materials.
• Manage feedback from field regarding Acumed product and enter data into product feedback database and the Acumed complaint system.

Qualifications
• BA/BS degree in marketing, communications or related field of study required.
• 3+ years of work experience in a Product Management or Marketing role.
• High level verbal and written communication skills required for interacting with customers and coworkers.
• Must demonstrate strong presentation skills and the ability to create and deliver presentations to large groups of peers and customers.
• Proven positive and professional demeanor.
• Self-starter; ability to take ownership over processes.
• Advanced computer skills working with Excel and PowerPoint, proficient in remaining MS Office Suite.

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Product Portfolio Manager – Medical Devices Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Management

The Products Portfolio Manager is responsible for multiple product portfolios, including the development and management of product vision, portfolio strategy, product development roadmaps, and strategic programs. The Portfolio Manager is responsible for setting short-, mid-, and long-term portfolio goals and developing plans to meet these goals in collaboration with Sales, Management, and Senior Product Managers. Responsible for financial forecasting, staffing, resourcing, and budgeting for the Portfolio group. Ensures portfolio strategy is aligned with overall corporate growth objectives. Responsible for hiring, managing, developing, and coaching Product Management team including Senior Product Managers and Product Managers.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Lead Portfolio group by guiding and formulating product and target market strategies; continuously oversees the execution of strategies and drives the portfolio to align with long-term corporate growth objectives.
• Provide leadership and coaching to the Portfolio group and is responsible for furnishing them with the resources, tools, and uniform processes to grow their respective product portfolios.
• Responsible for balancing Acumed's strategic goals with long-term market trends and opportunities, and ensuring each product and strategy within the portfolio meets the voice of the customer.
• Direct Senior Product Managers in developing their long-range strategic plan and assist in the launch planning of products to fulfill the long-term portfolio vision.
• Responsible for conducting global market and industry analysis. Identify, collect and analyze market trends, market share, sales trends, and customer needs. Advise Senior Product Managers of trends in the marketplace when suggesting new products or product enhancements.
• Guide Senior Product Managers in preparing long range, annual, and quarterly forecasts for each product within the portfolio. Review product line forecast with key internal stakeholders and builds strategies to meet expectations set within the product line forecast.
• Recruit, train, and supervise Senior Product Managers and Product Managers. Ensure applicable policies and procedures are understood and followed.
• Responsible for Portfolio group resource allocation for travel, internal projects, tradeshows, and training events.
• Creates and manages Product Management Selling, General, & Administrative budget for assigned Portfolio.
• In conjunction with Sales Management, develop and manage sales budget for product lines through SAP and reports on monthly basis.
• Participate in conventions and professional exhibitions to develop and maintain customer relationships and to remain aware of product requirements and new market opportunities.
• Manage feedback from field regarding Acumed product and enters data into product feedback database and the Acumed complaint system.
• Lead, support and participate in continuous improvement activities.

Qualifications
• BA/BS in product management, product marketing, or related field required
• 10+ years product management experience preferred
• Background in orthopedic products or medical devices required
• Strong interpersonal, supervisory, and relationship management skills
• Ability to work collaboratively and independently in a cross-functional team oriented environment
• Strong verbal and written English skills (both in groups and one-on-one interaction)
• Strong analytical skills and ability to deliver results with multiple and complex projects
• Previous management experience and demonstrated leadership ability required
Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)

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Product Training Specialist Hillsboro, OR, USA Medical Education

The Product Training Specialist (PTS) oversees the development and administration of independent sales representative product training onboarding and continuing education programs. The PTS works closely with Field Training and Education Managers, Product Managers and Acumed Sales Management to develop and administer product training programs while ensuring delivery is consistent, effective, and meets the needs of the independent sales representatives as well as Company's objectives.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Project manages, in collaboration with subject matter experts and internal partners, the creation and management of a comprehensive product training program for independent sales representatives and collaborates on delivery with HR Training System.
• Owns and manages the creation of multi-channel product learning modules (in-person, online, etc.). Content creation is completed in collaboration with subject matter experts.
• Develops and maintains product related training and education curriculum, including multi-media educational learning objects.
• Manages and administers current independent sales representative product training learning management system (LMS) and module creation/management. Develops, executes, and manages migration of current LMS modules to new LMS system, when applicable.
• Works with Human Resources Sr. Training and Development Specialist to leverage and administer the Company's Learning Management System (LMS) for independent sales representative product trainings.
• Establishes and maintains document controls for product training educational components (multi-media, physical handouts, PowerPoints, etc.), such as: regulatory approval, version management, centralized storage, distribution, etc.
• Establishes and maintains product training templates to ensure best practices of adult learning are implemented and sustained including: PowerPoints, onsite materials, instructional materials, handouts, multi-media learning modules, etc.
• Establishes and maintains product training program key performance measurements, reports out monthly with recommendations to leadership for improving under-performing measurements.
• Monitors independent sales representative product trainings to ensure completion in accordance to credentialing and pre-course requirements.
• Manages surgeon educators when appropriate to include: surgeon invitations, statements of work, engagement activities, documentation, fee-for-service and reimbursement payments
• Works with surgeon educators and professional educators to ensure continuous improvement of training programs.
• Continuously monitors Acumed product training programs (curriculum and delivery) and researches adult education concepts for innovative and cost effective methods of training and education.
• Assists with organizing onsite and offsite product training courses, including course promotions, field communications, calendaring, training material management, etc.
• Coordinates registration, hotel arrangements, catering, transportation, course evaluation, and documentation with internal and external partners.

Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree in Science, Communication, Education, or related field.
• 3-5 years of experience in adult education and/or training.
• Experience working with eLearning authoring tools, such as: Articulate or Captivate.
• Demonstrated experience designing and developing medical/medical device curriculum and competency testing.
• Requires outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
• Must have excellent facilitation, presentation and classroom training skills.
• Must be computer literate in MS Office products or similar word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and database management applications.
• Must have the ability to read and communicate in English and to convey complex concepts effectively to individuals or groups up to 25.
• Must interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written and verbal form.

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Regulatory Affairs Specialist III Hillsboro, OR, USA Regulatory

The Regulatory Specialist III will function as the regulatory representative in the product development process to develop and execute product strategies. The Specialist will provide training and support for internal stakeholders, external customers, and the relevant competent authorities. In addition, the Specialist will perform local country surveillance for assigned regulatory activities. Also, the Regulatory Specialist will ensure all records and systems supporting regulation are adequately maintained and compliant to current regulations.


Duties/Responsibilities
• Must have a self-driven ability to investigate and understand regulations. Senior-level employee that works well independently and with a team, depending on the situation requirements.
• Initiate and maintain required establishment listings for FDA, EU MDD and CMDCAS including renewal or changes
• Initiate and maintain accurate international product registration, including renewal or changes, and certificates for foreign governments
• Manage correspondence with the regulatory and standards agencies or organizations such as FDA, MDD Notified Body, Health Canada, ISO, Acumed's EU Authorized Representative
• Prepare, organize, coordinate content/data and ensure regulatory compliance for submission to the FDA or regulatory agencies (e.g. 510(k), PMA, MDD Technical Files/Design Dossiers, global registration applications, etc.)
• Ensure all processes for the essential functions are documented in procedures
• Review and disposition ECRs/ECOs for potential impact to new and existing registrations.
• Review of all Product labeling to assure compliance with registrations.
• Assist in determination of appropriate product testing to support registration activities.
• Determine the best strategy to register new products in specific global markets


Qualifications
•  Bachelor's degree required in Regulatory Affairs, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, or related field

• 3-5+ years of related experience required
• Evidence of applied knowledge of applicable FDA, CMDCAS, ISO, MDD, region-specific requirements and consensus standards
• Ability to work with FDA, Notified Body, EU Authorized Representative and other global regulatory agencies
• Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Proven track record of strong team work, creatively strategic thinking
• Ability to work well with others, support regulatory activities and mentor/train others
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

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Senior Accountant Hillsboro, OR, USA Finance

The Senior Accountant is responsible for performing specialized and complex professional accounting responsibilities requiring thorough knowledge and understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and practices. The Senior Accountant is responsible for preparing balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports, as well as analyzing processes, procedures, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. This position relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Prepare, examine, and/or analyze financial statements or financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
• Analyzes and interprets financial information.
• Knowledge of all processes and duties within the accounting department.
• Creates, prepares, and approves month end journal entries.
• Ensures accuracy of GL through accurate posting & investigation of discrepancies.
• Maintains GL account allocations.
• Maintains and reconciles highly complex ledgers, Income, & Balance Sheet Accounts.
• Participates in month end processing and financial statements and reports.
• Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
• Researches/develops/documents/implements necessary changes to correct process problems and improve efficiency.
• Mentors/instructs/trains accounting personnel on proper accounting procedures, development of procedures and work instructions.
• Provides mentoring for employees on utilizing SAP for accounting activities.
• Mentors employees at all levels on how to interpret and utilize financial information.
• Prepares audit schedules and support documentation for annual audits.
• Closes month/year in accounting systems.

Qualifications
• BA/BS degree in accounting/or related field or equivalent experience required.
• 5+ years accounting experience required.
• 1+ years Cost accounting experience preferred.
• Demonstrated expertise with GAAP.
Advanced experience with SAP and MS Office applications.
• Experience in a product manufacturing environment preferred.
• Advanced computer skills.

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Senior Mechanical Engineer Hillsboro, OR, USA Sustaining Engineering

The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for product support after product development is completed. The Mechanical Engineer works closely with Process Engineering, Development Engineering, Product Management, Quality, Regulatory and Supply Chain to produce robust and cost-effective solutions that meet market and regulatory needs. The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for designing and implementing modifications to existing products and processes, testing and validation, and effectively communicating with team members, management and customers.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Conduct design verification and validation activities
• Assist in writing or write portions of clinical data reports
• Create and/or develop designs for potential new product solutions and/or improved product lines, and document the design and development.
• Perform mechanical and biomechanics testing
• Create complete models, drawings, specifications, and related documents required to produce products and prototypes.
• Provide leadership and mentorship to junior staff including interns
• Lead medium to large cross functional projects
• Create draft project plans and solicit feedback to ensure the plans are realistic and complete
• Create competitive product matrices for new and/or existing product lines
• Conduct tests, write protocols and reports
• Initiate and manage Cadaver Labs for internal product development
• Perform Design Control activities with some supervision
• Write clinical data reports
• Review and approve drawings in ECOs
• Support Regulatory with 510(k) and Technical File support documents
• Perform market analyses, work with Product Management on ROIs
• Interface with manufacturing, quality, planning, regulatory, and other departments on a regular basis to determine feasibility of new project ideas/concepts/designs.
• Act as independent reviewer on other projects
• Conduct patent analyses
• Perform complex mechanical / biomechanical analyses (ex: Finite Element Analysis, etc.)
• Develop presentations and present to external audiences
• Serve as independent reviewer for design control activities
• Support Product Management with writing and reviewing of marketing literature (e.g. surgical technique, sales brochures, etc.)

Qualifications
• Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering, Bio-Mechanical Engineering, or Equivalent.
• 5-8yrs applicable experience and demonstrated ability to perform applicable job duties
• Basic understanding of GD&T practices
• Working knowledge of 3D/2D software and drafting
• Understanding of human anatomy, musculoskeletal system preferred

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Senior Product Manager Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Management

Acumed is looking for a Senior Product Manager to Develop and manage the long-term strategic vision of an assigned Acumed product indication portfolio through the product life cycle. The Senior Product Manager will lead the development of the portfolio strategy by capturing the voice of customer, and has advanced knowledge of the global orthopedic market environment. This position works with the Product Management team and other departments within the company to drive strategic upstream and downstream activities, and gathers data to facilitate business decisions regarding product development and portfolio strategy that are communicated across key Acumed stakeholders.

This is a great opportunity for a high-energy product manager seeking an growth opportunity in the fracture management space!

Duties/Responsibilities
• Oversee the formulation of short-, mid-, and long-term product portfolio strategies and tactical execution including pricing & reimbursement strategy, global registration & distribution strategy, and clinical data strategy.
• Ensure product line strategy and products released to market meet the voice of the customer.
• Drive and creates value proposition and works with Marketing to develop messaging for each product and customer segment in assigned portfolio.
• Understand and communicate market trends, sales trends, market share, and unit sales trends for each product line in assigned portfolio.
• Collaborate with internal and external resources to determine future product development projects in order to maintain growth in alignment with overall corporate objectives.
• Prepare long range, annual, quarterly, and monthly forecasts for each product line. Analyze forecast variances and recommend corrective actions.
• Develop and maintain product line technical expertise and contacts with customers by observing surgery, attending medical/scientific meetings, presentations, and seminars.
• Develop relationships with surgeon consultants to drive product development and educational programs.
• Utilize primary and secondary market research reports to analyze and identify market needs and issues. Evaluate existing Acumed product lines in light of those changes and develop new strategies when appropriate.
• Conduct domestic and international product training programs for internal and external customers. Train Acumed field representatives on Acumed products and the competition at a product expert level.
• Propose Product Management Selling, General, & Administrative budget for new product development projects.
• Represent Acumed at tradeshows and educational courses to increase awareness of new product requirements and market opportunities.
• Manage feedback from field regarding Acumed product and enter data into product feedback database and the Acumed complaint system.
• Responsible for taking and answering technical calls regarding Acumed products, both during and outside of regular business hours.

Qualifications
• BA/BS in marketing, communications or related field required
• 5+ years of experience in a sales or classical marketing function, preferably with direct product management experience
• Background in fracture management highly preferred
• MBA highly preferred
• Ability to work collaboratively and independently in a cross-functional and team oriented environment
• Strong oral and written English skills (both in groups and one-on-one interaction)
• Strong analytical skills and ability to deliver results with multiple and complex project
• Previous experience with coaching required
• Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Acumed is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

To apply, please visit our applicant registration page

Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Senior Product Manager Hillsboro, OR, USA Product Management

Acumed is looking for a Senior Product Manager to Develop and manage the long-term strategic vision of an assigned Acumed product indication portfolio through the product life cycle. The Senior Product Manager will lead the development of the portfolio strategy by capturing the voice of customer, and has advanced knowledge of the global orthopedic market environment. This position works with the Product Management team and other departments within the company to drive strategic upstream and downstream activities, and gathers data to facilitate business decisions regarding product development and portfolio strategy that are communicated across key Acumed stakeholders.

This is a great opportunity for a high-energy product manager seeking an growth opportunity in the fracture management space!

Duties/Responsibilities
• Oversee the formulation of short-, mid-, and long-term product portfolio strategies and tactical execution including pricing & reimbursement strategy, global registration & distribution strategy, and clinical data strategy.
• Ensure product line strategy and products released to market meet the voice of the customer.
• Drive and creates value proposition and works with Marketing to develop messaging for each product and customer segment in assigned portfolio.
• Understand and communicate market trends, sales trends, market share, and unit sales trends for each product line in assigned portfolio.
• Collaborate with internal and external resources to determine future product development projects in order to maintain growth in alignment with overall corporate objectives.
• Prepare long range, annual, quarterly, and monthly forecasts for each product line. Analyze forecast variances and recommend corrective actions.
• Develop and maintain product line technical expertise and contacts with customers by observing surgery, attending medical/scientific meetings, presentations, and seminars.
• Develop relationships with surgeon consultants to drive product development and educational programs.
• Utilize primary and secondary market research reports to analyze and identify market needs and issues. Evaluate existing Acumed product lines in light of those changes and develop new strategies when appropriate.
• Conduct domestic and international product training programs for internal and external customers. Train Acumed field representatives on Acumed products and the competition at a product expert level.
• Propose Product Management Selling, General, & Administrative budget for new product development projects.
• Represent Acumed at tradeshows and educational courses to increase awareness of new product requirements and market opportunities.
• Manage feedback from field regarding Acumed product and enter data into product feedback database and the Acumed complaint system.
• Responsible for taking and answering technical calls regarding Acumed products, both during and outside of regular business hours.


Qualifications
• BA/BS in marketing, communications or related field required
• 5+ years of experience in a sales or classical marketing function, preferably with direct product management experience
• Background in fracture management highly preferred
• MBA highly preferred
• Ability to work collaboratively and independently in a cross-functional and team oriented environment
• Strong oral and written English skills (both in groups and one-on-one interaction)
• Strong analytical skills and ability to deliver results with multiple and complex project
• Previous experience with coaching required
• Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)

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Senior Project Manager – New Product Introduction Hillsboro, OR, USA Project Management

The Senior Project Manager (SPM) independently plans, manages, and executes multiple New-Product-Introduction (NPI) projects simultaneously. The SPM is assigned to lead teams responsible for achieving project objectives including implementation. The SPM leads projects that are large and complex in nature as established by their scope and budget. The SPM works with the Program Manager to ensure timelines and budgets are in line with portfolio goals and objectives. They work with the Product Development Team to ensure the quality of the product and the product meets pre-defined product specifications and design criteria.


Duties/Responsibilities
• Leads assigned Product Development Team to achieve defined objectives.
• Manages 3 – 7 large, complex, high-risk projects simultaneously ensuring they are completed in accordance with project objectives for Cost, Scope, On-Time Delivery, and Quality (see appendix).
• Ensures complete and properly defined project scope by facilitating input (customer preference trials, voice-of-customer, etc.) and output activities and final documentation (IOVV information gathering and documentation).
• Establishes and maintains project scope throughout the project lifecycle, including initial setting of scope, and scope change management.
• Drives and manages Risk Management Planning with the team throughout the lifecycle of the project.
• Liaises with functional managers to ensure resource availability and minimum required skill level satisfies the needs of the project and schedule.
• Drives and facilitates proper validation and verification process to ensure customer use requirements (validation) and design intent is met (verification).
• Ensures long term history (for FDA audit, identification of best known methods, and future design leverage) is retained by ensuring completion and integrity of design history file regimen for each project.
• Facilitates labs for customer preference, design review, and product validation.
• Facilitates internal design reviews and technical problem identification processes and resolution methods as required
• Collaborates with the Program Manager and product management team to support the development of strategic product roadmaps.
• Coordinates and prepares reports for the Executive Team regarding status of projects and the preparation of Acumed Product Lifecycle documentation.
• Manages stakeholder expectations (sets, maintains, and re-sets as necessary) by regularly presenting and communicating with the Executive Team and all stakeholders the project status throughout the project lifecycle.
• Assists Project Managers in the development and implementation of recovery plans when projects get off track (i.e. scope, budget, or schedule).
• Collaborates with Program Manager to identify and drive Project Management and APLC process improvements.

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering or related field and 8-10 years of experience; MS or MBA degree plus PMP certification preferred; or PMP certification and 10 - 15 years of experience managing medium and large complex new product development projects in highly technical environments (i.e. High Tech, Medical, other) is acceptable in lieu of a bachelor degree.
• Experience in a formal gated project environment.
• Knowledge of ISO and FDA regulations required.
• High proficiency and demonstrated success with MS Project (or equivalent project management software such as Primavera) required.
• Other tools experience enabling methods such as Work Breakdown Structures, mind mapping, design reviews, root cause analyses and other problem resolution methods such as Ishikawa or 5Y are preferred.
• SAP Proficiency or significant experience with other main frame ERP systems is preferred.
• General knowledge of marketing, including market research, sizing, pricing, marketing communications and product launch.

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Sustaining Engineer II Hillsboro, OR, USA Sustaining Engineering

The Sustaining Engineer is responsible for product support after product development is completed. The Sustaining Engineer works closely with Process Engineering, Development Engineering, Product Management, Quality, Regulatory and Supply Chain to produce robust and cost-effective solutions that meet market and regulatory needs. Responsibilities include designing and implementing modifications to existing products and processes, testing and validation, and effective communication with team members, management and customers.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Conduct design verification and validation activities
• Assist in writing or write portions of clinical data reports
• Maintain existing products through championing Engineering Change Orders
• Review draft project plans and provide feedback to ensure the plans are realistic and complete
• Research product designs, indications, intended use(s), technologies, materials.
• Create and/or develop designs for potential new product solutions and/or improved product lines, and document the design and development.
• Perform mechanical and biomechanics testing
• Participate in cadaver labs for internal product development
• Create complete models, drawings, specifications, and related documents required to produce products and prototypes.
• Provide leadership and mentorship to junior staff including interns
• Lead small teams
• Manage multiple tasks and smaller projects
• Create draft project plans and solicit feedback to ensure the plans are realistic and complete
• Create competitive product matrices for new and/or existing product lines
• Conduct tests, write protocols and reports
• Initiate Cad Labs for internal product development
• Perform Design Control activities with some supervision
• Write clinical data reports
• Review and approve drawings in ECOs
• Support Regulatory with 510(k) and Technical File support documents

Qualifications
• Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering, Bio-Mechanical Engineering, or Equivalent.
• 2-5yrs applicable experience and demonstrated ability to perform applicable job duties
• Basic understanding of GD&T practices
• Working knowledge of 3D/2D software and drafting
• Understanding of human anatomy, musculoskeletal system preferred

Acumed is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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Territory Manager, Asia Pacific Hillsboro, OR, USA Sales

The Territory Manager (TM) is responsible for the sales growth and financial performance of an assigned territory within an international region. The TM creates and executes the strategic plan for the assigned territory through the development of distributor relationships, product training and promotion, and competitive analysis. This includes reviewing and hiring distribution groups, developing strategies to grow Acumed sales in the territory and establishing goals and objectives for the territory.

Office location: Requires home office in the Asia Pacific region.

We are targeting candidates in the following countries: China, Malaysia, Hong Kong, or Singapore. Acumed will support the arrangement of a remote home office for this position.


Duties/Responsibilities
• Assists in the formulation of marketing strategies and oversees tactical execution including selection of market segments for special emphasis, promotional opportunities and advertising to support sales.
• Develops and manages effective relationships with new and existing distributors.
• Identifies potential new distributors and analyzes distributor performance.
• Gathers data on competitors and analyzes market conditions; develops strategies to increase market share.
• Attends tradeshows, conventions, and professional exhibitions to increase brand awareness, increase knowledge of competitor products, and explore new market opportunities.
• Trains and assists Acumed field representatives in product knowledge and competitor activities.

Qualifications
• BA/BS in International Business or related field required.
• Two or more years of experience in medical device sales management preferred.
• Demonstrated understanding of international regional marketing and business practices.
• Demonstrated ability to handle customer product questions and objections in a way that is consistent with sales training methodology.
• Knowledge of healthcare industry and trends.
• Must be able to travel (fly and drive) regularly.
• Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and independently in a cross-functional, team oriented environment.
• Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills, demonstrated ability to interact with other professionals to gather and disseminate information.
• Strong attention to detail, tolerance for time pressure deadlines and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
• Strong analytical skills and the ability to deliver results with multiple and complex projects.

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Acumed is a drug-free environment and an equal-opportunity employer.

Acumed is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employ ment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

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