Project Manager

Toronto, Canada
Full Time

Job Summary

We are seeking an individual to oversee the execution of our R&D and client facing projects, involving cross-functional teams.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Track project delivery from initiation to closure and provides status reports to the Group Product Manager
  • Coordinate communication between research, software, and business teams
  • Partner with business and research stakeholders to define project scope, milestones, and deliverables
  • Collaborate with project owners to develop detailed work plans, schedules, resource plans, and budgets
  • Conduct project meetings and ensure that deliverables meet project objectives
  • Assess issues and roadblocks in consultation with project owners
  • Conduct post-mortems on projects, as needed, and communicate conclusions to the relevant teams

Required Qualifications

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in project management, ideally in a life science research or software environment
  • A bachelor's degree in medical or life sciences or equivalent experience
  • Experience with handling initiatives that involve multiple projects and stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently, and balance priorities in a dynamic startup environment
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed a project management certification
  • Experience with optimizing cross-team/cross-department processes

Additional Information

Winterlight Labs is a fast growing startup based in Toronto that is developing digital biomarkers to measure neurological and psychiatric conditions. Our machine learning based technology analyzes both the acoustics and content of speech and language, to help identify disease and quantify its severity. We work with life science companies, academia, and senior care companies to improve clinical trials, quality of care, and health outcomes.

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive compensation with equity options.
  • Health and dental insurance.
  • Generous work from home policy.
  • 4 weeks vacation.
  • Winter holiday week off.
  • Half-day Fridays in July and August.
  • Office is a 2-minute walk from Yonge & Bloor which is home to many restaurants, amenities and transit options.

To apply, send your resume to with "Project Manager" in the subject line.

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