The Clinical Engineer will provide leadership and expertise in bridging new product and sustaining product development activities through all product development phases. The Clinical Engineer will leverage qualitative approaches for design, system, and technology integration activities, to demonstrate the importance of the product The clinical engineer represents the voice of customer in the design and development process.
The person in this position will participate within the cross-functional team that identifies opportunities, collaborates with internal and external partners, develops and manages requirements, generates system and component concepts, participates in experiments, and ensures robust validation of the design through all phases of the engineering process
Essential Job Functions:
Support cross-functional project teams in the design and development through phase gate product development process from concept to launch.
Work with clinicians, end users, and Product Management to help define and evaluate new innovative product concepts to address unmet customer and business needs.
Provide clinical perspective and feedback to teams that impact the design of new products including feature integration and workflow input.
Provide clinical references and documents to support clinical applications on the ultrasound system.
Assist in the clinical evaluation of new products.
Understand Point of Care ultrasound market and competitors' products and workflows.
Communicate effectively with multidisciplinary teams to support critical path activities.
Participate with the Development Team in the evaluation of Safety Risk according to standard practice and industry guidelines.
Knowledge and Experience:
ARDMS certification is required.
Bachelor degree in Biomedical or Ultrasound preferred.
Minimum of 5 years of R&D experience with a proven track record of leading a technical team in the development and commercialization of products within medical imaging.
Minimum of 7 years of experience utilizing Medical Imaging technologies in diverse clinical environments with a firm understanding of product attributes that lead to a positive User and Patient outcomes.
Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated ability to: understand clinical scenarios, conceptualize technical solutions, explain clinical concepts to engineers, test and evaluate designs and prototypes.
Excellent communication skills including an ability to influence at all levels of the organization.
Ability to translate customer needs into clear product requirements for R&D is a must.
Ability to think about the application of diagnostic ultrasound in non-traditional ways is also a must.
Proficient with MS office.
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc. offers a fantastic compensation package, including benefits, and a 401k program. Visit us today to learn more about our exciting technologies and how you can make a difference. To apply and obtain further details regarding key responsibilities and experience requirements, check out our careers page atwww.SonoSite.com/careers.
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About Fujifilm Sonosite
FUJIFILM, SonoSite, Inc . We are an innovative and high performance culture with tremendous opportunities. People who work here are given the unique opportunity to contribute to the advancement of healthcare throughout the world. Headquartered in Bothell, WA USA, FUJIFILM SonoSite is represented by a global distribution network in over 100 countries. Since its inception, FUJIFILM SonoSite’s lightweight, robust products have created and led the point-of-care ultrasound market. From sophisticated urban hospital emergency rooms to clinics in austere, remote villages, FUJIFILM SonoSite systems are used by over 21 medical specialties and provide clinicians around the world with a cost-effective tool for improving patient safety and workflow efficiency. FUJIFILM SonoSite holds a number of prestigious design awards and has in excess of 145 patents.