Senior/Project Manager

Sedia Biosciences is hiring a Senior/Project Manager at our Beaverton, Oregon location. At Sedia, we create diagnostic and disease-monitoring products that provide cost effective solutions for rapid, near patient testing. We are currently seeking responsible individuals motivated to help research and develop our future diagnostic products.

Position Summary

FLSA Status:   Exempt

Reports to:  Director of Program Management, Senior Project Manager, Vice President or Director of any functional department

Department: Program Management or other functional department

Develops and/or implements plans for projects within scope along with multifunctional team(s), providing leadership and guidance. Executes project lifecycle processes for the design and development of products, services, technology, or other organizational change initiatives. Contributes to development, promotion, implementation, monitoring, and overall maturity of project management processes.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Effectively manage project triple constraints of scope, schedule, and cost, while meeting quality requirements. Track metrics and qualitative indicators of project management performance in conjunction with project stakeholders.
  • Compose narratives and create presentations for project stakeholders for the purpose of evaluating project progress or success.
  • Establish effective inter-departmental relationships and communication to ensure timely and bidirectional support for projects. Apply and contribute to growth of processes for the planning, execution, monitoring, and closing of projects.
  • Contribute to research with project team or specific subset of project team; analyze data to support project goals and milestones; contribute to technical reports and create presentations.
  • Contribute to the design, supervision, and interpretation of protocols, techniques, equipment operation, and quality control to implement product designs.
  • Work with a team on analysis related to the performance of products and processes.
  • Mentor and potentially supervise and junior technical staff.
  • Oversee implementation of Current Good Manufacturing Processes (cGMP) documentation within area of responsibility. Prepare protocols, reports, publications, and oral presentations.
  • Present data and prepare publications for outside third-party review.
  • Ensure Quality compliance for assigned project activities and outputs consistent with expectations of Quality System.
  • Follows cGMP, Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), or sound laboratory practices as appropriate.
  • Support maintenance of Design History Files, including studies, experiments, data, and R&D formulations not otherwise documented.
  • Other duties as may be assigned by supervisor.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the organization, development, direction and evaluation of a new product, service, or technology; complexity and scope of the effort(s) are dependent on experience and skillset.
  • Leads a multifunctional team and/or team of junior scientists and technicians within the scope of the responsibilities of the project to accomplish objectives.
  • Influences and mentors team members in a matrix environment and/or directly supervise individuals depending on experience and organizational needs.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • Minimum experience for Senior Project Manager: PMP w/ 3+ years (preferred), plus Ph.D. w/ 3+ years, or M.S. with 5+ years, or B.A. or B.S. with 10+ years; Pivotal stakeholder for a significant product (medical device preferred) development and launch effort in biochemical/immunology/ microbiology/biology/genetics field or similar, supervising and/or leading lab technicians and/or scientists.
  • Minimum experience for Project Manager: Ph.D., or M.S. with 3+ years, or B.A. or B.S. with 5+ years, experience should be in medical device or pharma field, as above, involved in product development or 3+ years scientific project management experience, PMP preferred.
  • Experience in GLPs and cGMPs.


For consideration, please apply with a resume and cover letter. Submitted below under “Apply Now” or by email or U.S. mail.

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Submit your resume and cover letter to the address below. On the mailing address outside, send to the attention of HR indicating the position for which you are applying. You may list multiple positions in the attention line. Only one cover letter/resume needs to be sent if you are applying for multiple positions.

Sedia Biosciences Corp.
Attention: HR (List positions you are applying for, separated by commas, here).
9590 Gemini Drive
Beaverton, OR 97008-7166


Sedia is a privately held medical device and diagnostics company founded in 2009 and based in Beaverton Oregon. Sedia is committed to the development of novel epidemiological and diagnostic assays and clinical specimen collection products intended to expand access to healthcare worldwide. For additional information, see our website at


Looking for a new opportunity? We’re looking for you. In addition to being part of an innovative team striving to make a difference in the world, Sedia offers a competitive benefits package.


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