R&D Program Manager (SPC) (f/m/d)

Arbeitsort Global Opportunity-Europe or UK | UK-Peterborough | DE-BY-Estenfeld
Regular Full-Time


ERT is a global data and technology company that minimizes uncertainty and risk in clinical trials so that customers can move ahead with confidence. With nearly 50 years of clinical and therapeutic experience, ERT balances knowledge of what works with a vision for what’s next, so we can adapt without compromising standards.


Powered by the company’s EXPERT® technology platform, ERT’s solutions enhance trial oversight, enable site optimization, increase patient engagement and measure the efficacy of new clinical treatments while ensuring patient safety. Since 2014, more than half of all FDA drug approvals came from ERT-supported studies. Pharma companies, biotechs and CROs have relied on ERT solutions in 10,000+ studies spanning more than three million patients to date. By identifying trial risks before they become problems, ERT enables customers to bring clinical treatments to patients quickly — and with confidence.


Join our global R&D team as  


R&D  Program Manager (SPC) - (f/m/d)


This key role will help drive the transformation to a Lean-Agile way of working using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).


The R&D Program Manager will contribute to implementation of process, tooling, culture, training, and governance changes required to achieve the business benefits of a Lean-Agile way of working.


The R&D Program Manager is responsible for leading one or more R&D programs of technology development projects and enforcing standards of practice for R&D program and project management.


The R&D Program Manager will lead efforts within their programs to adopt industry standard process frameworks and tools, drive organizational structures to optimize value delivery, and facilitate continuous improvement efforts with regards to quality system processes and culture.


The R&D Program Manager supports R&D Portfolio Management in developing, collecting, and evaluating metrics and business cases for the creation and maintenance of the R&D program portfolio.



  • BA, BS or equivalent, PMP preferred.
  • Demonstrated Project & Program Management skills or experience within the industry. Related business experience (project manager and/or equivalent) typically gained over several years.
  • SAFe RTE/SPC Certification 



  • 8 – 10 years’ Program Management or Senior Project Management experience in Lean-Agile/SAFe environment


  • 2 - 4 years’ experience in a regulated industry, with an emphasis on medical devices


  • A thorough understanding of Program Life Cycle management controls, with a thorough understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and the costs and complexities of infrastructure and software deployment projects.


  • Demonstrated ability to mentor staff. Ability to manage and delegate work as part of a team in a matrix environment 


  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, time management, and prioritizing skills 


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to communicate effectively in English 


  • Detail oriented and demonstrated responsiveness to inquiries and requests 


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. 


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