Digital Health Software Medical Device Consultant

The role

Patients, customers and regulators are all more demanding than ever. At the same time, life sciences businesses need more than patented drugs to keep themselves profitable. We’re experts in biotech, pharma, healthcare and medical technologies, and we help clients around the world to tackle these challenges and more.

Our technology expertise helps clients harness data to understand diseases, run better clinical trials and develop treatments more efficiently. And by understanding the life sciences sector we help business pinpoint the parts of their operation that can bring the most value.

We help clients to:

  • Speed up the journey from lab to market
  • Simplify business structures to keep costs down and stay compliant
  • Turn capabilities into commercial propositions
  • Transform the business model to capitalize on their strengths
  • Form new partnerships to make the most of discoveries

What we're looking for

PA consulting has an immediate need for a Consultant, Digital Life Sciences to support our pharmaceutical and medical device clients. We are looking for an experienced consulting professional with an excellent track record of operational delivery experience within the Life Science and Health Care sectors that have the following key capabilities:

  • Design, build and implementation of end-to-end digital solutions to enable delivery of complex healthcare architecture and solutions, working in teams including clients
  • Lead architectural solution design with health and life sciences clients in support of customer needs
  • Good understanding of Medical Devices Software Development regulatory and quality requirements – i.e. FDA guidance, IEC 62304
  • Broad understanding of one or more of these key sectors – Diagnostics, Laboratory Automation, Pharma, Life Sciences, Medical Devices and Digital Health
  • Conduct architectural assessments to create strategies and roadmaps
  • Cross discipline understanding; you should be able to work across hardware, software, data analysis and be comfortable working with stakeholders in these disciplines
  • Strong consulting skills, including a high degree of communication and presentation skills, with the ability to manage projects, working with both people and technology to achieve successful outcomes.
  • Commercial acumen to understand requirements and formulate realistic and robust solutions while appreciating and managing risk appropriately.
  • Experience in creating new business and building strong teams, well rounded people leadership capabilities

About us

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future in a technology-driven world.

As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity.

Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of technologies to progress further, faster. Our clients adapt and transform, and together we achieve enduring results.

An innovation and transformation consultancy, we are over 3,200 specialists in consumer, defence and security, energy and utilities, financial services, government, health and life sciences, manufacturing, and transport. Our people are strategists, innovators, designers, consultants, digital experts, scientists, engineers and technologists. We operate globally from offices across the UK, US, Europe, and the Nordics.

PA. Bringing Ingenuity to Life.

Benefits

We all work best when we feel valued, supported and life feels balanced, so we got the folks who actually work here to design our benefits.

Looking after you and yours

Flexible healthcare plans just for you or your family. Depending on your office location, we offer a range of benefits including dental, eye tests, gym discounts, Cycle to Work, and more.

Finding work/life balance

Now, more than ever, we’re big on flexible working. Whatever the situation at the time, we’ll have an open discussion about what works for you. We’ve also enhanced our parental leave, so you can make more time for what really matters.

Taking a break

Because there’s more to life than just work… All our office locations have competitive annual leave allowances. You can also buy up to five extra days per year.

Personal growth

Learning never stops – it feeds the mind, expands our skills, and strengthens our team. We offer a range of ongoing internal and external training programmes covering everything you'll need to feed and grow your career ambitions.

Planning for the future

Don't worry, we offer all the sensible stuff, including a pension, life assurance, income protection schemes, and PA shares.

Giving back

Take advantage of our great Give as You Earn scheme, or why not volunteer up to three days a year for a charity close to your heart?

A home for everyone

Whether just starting out, or a practised hand, we have active and firm-wide support communities in place to help everyone get the support they need.

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Going further afield

With offices in countries across the globe, as a firm, we’re able to relocate folks who want to move – whether temporarily or permanently. Your starting location doesn’t have to be forever, as your career takes off.

Location

The base office for this role is Boston, United States. However, you may sometimes be required to work onsite at client offices, too. You can find out more about our offices and remote working approach on our Locations page.