ERT Product Management Intern in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
ERT is seeking a Product Management Intern to work closely within the product management team regarding product requirements and project details, and ensure that functionality delivered matches market requirements.
ERT is a global data and technology company that minimizes uncertainty and risk in clinical trials so that our customers can move ahead with confidence. With more than 45 years of clinical and therapeutic experience, ERT balances knowledge of what works with a vision for what’s next, so it can adapt without compromising standards.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Monitor project timelines and ensure accuracy in reporting of project status. Includes definition of project timelines, securing of internal & external resources, process tracking, risk management (prioritization, critical paths and costs) and communication of project status.
Support the release process for an assigned products, including coordination across the organization, to develop and launch on-time and on-budget.
Communicate potential risks (regulatory or other), operational deviations including summary root cause and CAPA metrics to as necessary and as directed.
Drive the enhancement of sub-specialty specific software or solutions.
Other Duties and Respnsibilities
Work closely with others inter- and intra- product line to:
Assist in the formal validation of software applications.
Resolve assigned inquiries and requests for product and technical information.
Consistently and dependably engage in the process of critical thinking in order to formulate and implement recommendations or decisions.
Other related projects & tasks as assigned.
The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description represent the major responsibilities of the position. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned, as required. ERT reserves the right to amend or change this job description to meet the needs of ERT. This job description and any attachments do not constitute or represent a contract.
Desired experience in managing technology projects or products.
Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle with knowledge of OO/SOA software development methodologies.
Demonstrated project coordination and planning skills and track record of defining, developing, and launching successful products.
Must be computer literate with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, E-mail and electronic calendar knowledge and abilities.
Knowledge of risk management techniques and the ability to analyze and resolve problems.
Experience working in a regulated industry, preferably within pharmaceutical or clinical trial industry.
Excellent communication and organizational skills with a strong ability to collaborate in English with teams of research scientists, bioinformaticians, software developers, and external collaborators. Will have frequent interaction with clients, suppliers, management and staff including the requirement to present study workflows and/or processes.
Detail oriented with the ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives with minimal supervision.
Ability to deliver high quality and high productivity.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Hours: Full time
External Company Name: eResearch Technology
External Company URL: www.ert.com
Street: 225 West Station Square Drive, PA