Siemens Applications Engineer in Knoxville, Tennessee
Job Family: Engineering
Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Diagnostic Imaging
Requisition Number: 227557
Primary Location: United States-Tennessee-Knoxville
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 50%
At Siemens Healthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably. A leading global healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen our portfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services – as well as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic and molecular diagnostics.
Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.
In this position the employee will provide the following services to enable production of PET biomarkers at PETNET manufacturing facilities:
Provide biomarker process implementation and engineering servicesfor new products, processes and equipment
Install and qualify radiochemistrysynthesis modules and quality control equipment to enable the productionof biomarkers
Implement production processes and analytical methods used toprepare and test biomarkers
Perform on-site applications training for processes and analyticalmethods for biomarkers
Review, revise and/or develop technical documentation utilized inbiomarker production, quality control and equipment maintenance
Provide start-up services for new PETmanufacturing facilities
Provide on-going biomarker technical support and complianceoversight at assigned PETNET sites
Assist in theimplementation of new processes and new technology in PETNET
Assist in the designof complex hardware, software and process solutions
Assist in the trackingof complex orders to ensure that equipment, cost and delivery objectivesare met by responding to customers promptly
Assist in thedevelopment of records for complex specification costs and price estimates
Track and maintainassets (e.g. equipment, tools, software, etc.)
Assist in the designrecommendations for alternatives or changes to the most complex customerspecifications and/or processes to better match company products tocustomer needs and to improve productivity.
Assist ininvestigations and analysis of the most complex field problems.
Assist in the designof explanations and clarifies information to enable proper interpretation andevaluation of the most complex specifications, performance characteristicsor other technical data.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
BS degree inchemistry, engineering or other science field or equivalent experience
Minimum 3 yearsexperience in the production of PET biomarkers or commercial operations
Strong interpersonal,organizational and managerial skills
Excellent attention todetail in the execution of job responsibilities
Ability to accomplishmultiple tasks in fast-paced environment
Up to 50% travel asrequired to perform job functions
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Experience with 18Fradiochemistry is preferred but training will be provided to an otherwisewell-qualified candidate
Experience withgeneral radiation safety and hazardous material handling or similartechnical experience
Experience workingwith complex analytical equipment such as HPLC, GC, and TLC
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