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Stryker IT Commercial Program Manager (Remote) in Lansing, Michigan

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

Who we Want:

  • Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities.

  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.

  • Goal-oriented orchestrators. People who can effectively coordinate and focus the work of skilled employees toward an important goal, prioritizing to the right activities that lead to success

What you will do:

  • Provide overall program leadership, guidance, and manage all aspects of a given program, including requirements gathering, business case creation, and implementation

  • Provide steady leadership in the face of uncertainty, change, and aggressive deadlines common to a rapidly growing company with an evolving business model.

  • Develop resourcing strategies to ensure optimum support for projects and for the day-to-day operational activities

  • Proactively set performance expectations and help project managers and subordinates manage expectations of delivery and requirements, yielding consistent results

  • Review program budget variance and scope change requests, and participate in the budget-resolution process

  • Ensure that the scope of the projects within the program align with business priorities

  • Manage program-level risks and interdependencies

  • Promote collaboration and coordination across broad categories of stakeholders

  • Lead cross-functional meetings and foster teamwork; drive escalation and resolution of issues

  • Address escalated resourcing issues with project manager and resource manager, as needed

  • Support and coach project managers within the program

  • Provide technical expertise in planning, execution, and leadership of program, projects, and initiatives

  • Provide program reporting and status to senior management

  • Maintain excellent relationships with all levels of the matrix organization

  • Create funding requests, forecast, monitor and report on project financials, and maintain financials in project management tools

  • Liaise with the supplier management groups as needed on supplier engagement, quality of services, experience and cost

  • Ensure all projects meet success parameters and ROI targets stated in business case

  • Assist, share learning, and mentor others within the PMO regarding standards, organizational understanding, and relationship building to promote the successful delivery of projects

What you need

  • Bachelor’s Degree required

  • PMP certification required

  • Minimum of 10 years of professional experience is required

  • Minimum of 7 years of project management experience in IT or other industries required

  • Demonstrated experience in full project management lifecycle for software/maintenance/ development/ implementation projects and IT methodologies (ITIL)- required

  • Experience with projects in multiple technologies and functions; demonstrated experience managing customer relationships required

  • Experience working with SAP related project preferred


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