Siemens Sr. Clinical Specialist - Intra Cardiac Echo in Mountain View, California
Sr. Clinical Specialist - Intra Cardiac Echo
Locations:Mountain View, California
Job Family: Customer Services
Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Ultrasound
Requisition Number: 200430
Primary Location: United States-California-Mountain View
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 50%
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With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.
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Siemens is looking for a cardiovascular Clinical Applications Specialist for our Mt. View, CA location specifically for Intracardiac Echo (ICE/catheter), 3D Echo and advanced 3D imaging. In this role you would utilize both your clinical and business knowledge by supporting the new product development team during the definition and development of new ICE products for Electrophysiology and structural heart procedures, evaluating imaging quality and functionality of diagnostic ultrasound against requirement specifications, operator manuals and data sheets.
A successful candidate would have 8 plus years’ experience in working with clinical cardiology(adult and pediatric) in multiple environments. Experience in EP, structural heart imaging and advanced knowledge of structural heart procedures (i.e., TAVR, Mitral Valve, ASD/PFO, LAA) required. Clinical experience with Volume ICE procedures desired. Must be RDCS certified. RVT a plus. Experience in vascular imaging a plus.
Support pre-clinical and clinical studies for ICE products
Scan a variety of anatomy using a wide range of hardware and software configurations
Acquire and evaluate images and test system/software performance
Requirements elicitation - Stakeholder needs are gathered using clinical workflow and then documented
Create clinical use cases
Communicate imaging results to stakeholders in a technical and clinical context
Serve as the subject matter expert and resource for all clinical ICE issues for project teams, PLM, and other stakeholders in the new product development process.
Work with Product Manager to provide input towards writing customer requirements specifications for a variety of ICE products
Translate customer workflow requirements into detailed product specifications and represent end customer workflow needs in requirement discussions.
Provide customer feedback, clinical perspective and feedback to PLM teams that impact the design of new products including scanning, image evaluation, and workflow input.
Assist in the clinical evaluation of new products for PLM; this evaluation can impact the design and introduction to the market.
Support trade shows and other training and marketing events.
Document and track software bugs
Validation of customer requirements specifications
Basic strategic understanding of Siemens' and competitors' products and workflow
Make recommendations to engineers by integrating clinical and product information
Identify opportunities for product improvement
Provide input to the Clinical Education team on all ICE products
Job Family Responsibilities:
Demonstrates multi-system products, design and conducts customer training, and pre- and post sale support of clinical product offerings. Guides in-house clinical trials. Designs and develops very complex training courses for customers and company personnel on the working aspects of multi-system clinical equipment and communicates the technical and clinical information, ensuring customer utilizes equipment with efficiency and skill in appropriate applications. Guides product promotions at tradeshows and seminars. Guides development of customer relationship. May provides very complex feedback and recommendations from customers to product development groups.
BS/BA in related discipline, or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification may be required in some areas.
Knowledge and Experience:
Demonstrates and applies comprehensive knowledge of field of specialization to the successful completion of complex assignments. Demonstrates advanced knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization. Demonstrates significant knowledge of organization's business practices and issues faced and contributes to problem resolution of those issues.Typically 8-10 years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable.
Direction of Others:
Provide specialized guidance or train support and/or professional staff. Leadership qualities and role model qualities demonstrated.
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