Inspired by Care

Since 1992, Omnicell (NASDAQ: OMCL) has been inspired to create safer and more efficient ways to manage medications and supplies across all care settings. As a leader in medication and supply dispensing automation, central pharmacy automation, IV robotics, analytics software, and medication adherence and packaging systems, Omnicell is focused on improving care across the entire healthcare continuum—from the acute care hospital setting, to post-acute skilled nursing and long-term care facilities, to the patient’s home.

Over 4,000 customers worldwide use Omnicell® automation and analytics solutions to increase operational efficiency, reduce medication errors, deliver actionable intelligence and improve patient safety.

Omnicell’s innovative medication adherence solutions, used by over 32,000 institutional and retail pharmacies in North America and the United Kingdom, are designed to improve patient adherence to prescriptions, helping to reduce costly hospital readmissions.

Recent Omnicell acquisitions, including Ateb, add distinct capabilities, particularly in central pharmacy, IV robotics, and pharmacy software, creating the broadest medication management product portfolio in the industry.

Sr. Project Manager IP & Innovation


Sr. Project Manager IP & Innovation

Omnicell is seeking an accomplished Sr. Project Manager located in Cranberry Township, PA.  We are focused on making a difference in healthcare and developing solutions that will help shape the future of medication management. Our team thrives on the spirit of innovation and is dedicated to solving our customer's most pressing needs. We are looking for an enthusiastic Project Manager that has a passion for and a background in  innovation and intellectual property. In this role, you will lead the Innovation projects from proof of concept through incubation, and you will lead the projects' IP program strategy from creation through to implementation  The ideal candidate is an influential technical leader with a proven record of getting things done.

As a member of the Office of Advanced Technology and Research, you will work hard to drive Omnicell’s culture of Innovation with an emphasis on Intellectual Property and where we can head next as an organization.  Each day you will make an impact.


  • Set overall direction and oversee Omnicell’s IP strategy
  • Drive a framework to aid in intellectual property decision making
  • Assist the strategic patent council across the organization
  • Work with Product Management and Engineering teams across the organization to identify IP opportunities and help drive the inventions through the patent process (hardware and software)
  • Manage the IP portfolio that exists within Omnicell and ensure the proper actions are taken in accordance with the IP strategy
  • Maintain and track the list of IP issues, action items, and risks
  • Work with Product Management and Engineering to define and create project requirements and learning contracts
  • Manage both hardware and software innovation projects or programs from concept through incubation
  • Measure and report on the project and program status for budget, schedule, scope, and quality
  • Use the technical background to balance business needs vs. technical constraints
  • Communicate progress on innovation and IP business goals and metrics to Product Management and Engineering leadership

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or relevant fields
  • 3+ years of experience managing large, cross-functional projects
  • 3+ years of experience in product development (devices and/or software)
  • Demonstrable expertience in Intellectual Property Strategy and Process

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience managing large, cross-functional projects
  • 3+ years of experience in product development (devices and/or software)
  • 3+ years of experience in cloud development
  • 2+ years of Intellectual Property Program Management. 
  • Ability to manage high-level strategic initiatives and roll up your sleeves to dig in and get the job done
  • Expertise in Intellectual Property Strategy and Process
  • Ability to discuss technical detail ranging from devices to software
  • Strong organizational skills - Ability to organize, analyze and execute several concurrent tasks and activities
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to establish rapport and communicate with people at all levels of an organization
  • Ability to execute tasks with minimal supervision
  • Collaborates well with others to make decisions and reach an agreement
  • Excellent communication, including the ability to effectively articulate challenges and solutions
  • PMP Certified is a plus
  • Healthcare experience is a plus
  • Engineering background is a plus.
  • Patent Law experience is a plus


Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Omnicell will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

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