Program Manager, Orthodontic Software

We are looking for a Program Manager interested in joining a new team of like-minded professionals in developing world-leading 3D applications and, hence, enabling Orthodontic professionals to improve treatments around the world.

3Shape scanners and software are used to design and manufacture orthodontic appliances and assist in the treatment of dental conditions. Our software development teams are working on existing as well as new applications and modules, which will enable faster and more predictable orthodontic treatment of patients, and help orthodontists to gain more and better treatment options - thereby improving patient care and changing digital dentistry.

Our product portfolio within Orthodontics is growing rapidly, covering medical as well as non-medical devices. The products span over several projects at a time, so in order to ensure alignment we are looking for a Program Manager who can tie together milestones, clearances, quality, and releases across the organization and projects. We currently have four international software development teams working specifically on Orthodontic projects.

Your main task will be to lead some of the 3Shape focus products in the Dental CAD/CAM industry to success. Your work will be performed in close cooperation with the Product Manager(s) in charge of the commercial aspect, the Agile Project Managers, and Quality Engineers.

Your responsibilities:

  • Executing goal and overall program planning in close cooperation with Product Owners (Product Managers) and Project Managers (R&D)
  • Ensuring each subproject is aligned with the overall goals of the product
  • Planning and executing product Beta testing with end-users
  • Driving and approving releases coordinated with the projects involved
  • Ensuring a high quality of the product by driving configuration and test procedures together with the System Integration Team
  • Ensuring in close cooperation with the Regulatory Affairs department that regulatory clearances are in order
  • Taking on personnel management depending on candidate profile

Your profile:

  • M.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent
  • Experienced with technical Program Management of software products in a modern, highly agile environment
  • Knowledge of software development in regulated environments (e.g. within the medical device industry) is a plus
  • A result-oriented personality that can champion the time and quality constraints of high value projects in a friendly environment of autonomous teams
  • Excellent at communicating and building strong relations across an organization, and managing many stakeholders with different backgrounds, covering technical as well as commercial interests
  • Fluent in English both spoken an written
  • Well-structured and detail-oriented
  • Experience with Personnel Management is a plus, but not a requirement

We offer:

  • An attractive workplace in the Center of Copenhagen, with highly skilled and committed colleagues in an informal work environment
  • A flexible and agile development process with opportunity to influence and contribute to innovative products
  • Many interesting challenges that will require your technical, analytical and communicative skills
  • Participation in producing market leading technology products for customers around the world
  • Opportunity to become part of the success that 3Shape has created over the past 18 years

If you are interested, please do not hesitate to apply via the link “send application” as we will be reviewing candidates continuously. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Tommy Sanddal Poulsen
Telephone: +45 24 23 32 34

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About Us

3Shape is changing dentistry together with dental professionals across the world by developing innovations that provide superior dental care for patients. Our portfolio of 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions for the dental industry includes the multiple award-winning 3Shape TRIOS intraoral scanner, the upcoming 3Shape X1 CBCT scanner, and market leading scanning and design software solutions for dental labs.
Two graduate students founded 3Shape in Denmark’s capital in the year 2000. Today, 3Shape has over 1,200 employees serving customers in over 100 countries from an ever-growing number of 3Shape offices around the world. 3Shape’s products and innovations continue to challenge traditional methods, enabling dental professionals to treat more patients more effectively.

Working at 3Shape

Become part of an international success, financially as well as product wise. As an employee, you have plenty of room to both make a difference and fulfil personal ambitions in a very knowledge intensive and challenging environment.

3Shape Technology

Through the relentless drive for new digital innovation by 3Shape, we claim to be the most extensive and versatile CAD/CAM system on the market.

3Shape - a Global Company

3Shape is headquartered in Copenhagen, with development teams in Denmark as well as in the Ukraine and with a production site in Poland. 3Shape is a global company with presence in Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Our People

Employing and developing the right people is an important key to 3Shape's success. We want to be the best within our business, an ambition which has created a true fighting spirit throughout the company - with lots of commitment and courage, and a professional attitude towards business.