Senior Biomedical Engineer

Senior Biomedical Engineer

21000PLK
Surgical Innovation
North Haven, CT

Careers That Change Lives

In this exciting role of Senior Biomedical Engineer, you will be responsible for biomedical research in wound healing and tissue remodeling processes. You will be responsible for experimental design, execution, and analysis of in vitro, in vivo, and ex vivo testing of gastrointestinal cells and tissues within surgical stapling contexts.

SURGICAL INNOVATIONS set the standard for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) by creating innovative surgical products and services.

 

A Day in the Life

 

Responsibilities include are but not limited:

  • Perform standard cell culture and biological assay techniques such as western

    blots, RT-PCR, and ELISA

  • Design and execute benchtop and preclinical studies which properly isolate

    variables of interest

  • Identify biological and/or mechanical mechanisms driving tissue remodeling

    and wound healing in surgical contexts

  • Advance product evaluation techniques through development of new testing

    protocols

  • Inform design of innovative products through generation of broadly

    applicable biological data that drive design input parameters

  • Analyze data, prepare technical reports, and communicate experimental

    results to cross-functional teams

  • Maintain research progress by driving multiple projects forward in parallel

  • Participate in publication strategy for research findings

  • Lead laboratory development for biological testing in the surgical stapling

    portfolio

  • Initiate and manage collaborative research opportunities when appropriate

  • Investigate opportunities to develop clinically relevant models of disease

 

Must Have (Minimum Requirements):

To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum requirements are evident on your resume.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering or related discipline with minimum of 4 years of experience in Medical Device or Scientific industry

  • OR advance degree with minimum 2 years of experience in medical device or scientific industry.

 

Nice to Have (Preferred Qualifications)

  • MS or PhD in Biomedical Engineering or related discipline

  • Experience in the field of mechanobiology and/or wound healing

  • Experience in bioinformatics and/or system biology

  • Experience in successfully designing and executing experiments involving

    cell and/or tissue culture together with in vitro assays

  • Knowledge of laboratory instrumentation and computer software skills

    utilizing research-based applications

  • Ability to compile and organize technical data using Excel, Word, or

    PowerPoint

  • Proficiency in MS Office and Python/MatLab

 

About Medtronic

  • Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

    We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

    Physical Job Requirements

    The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-

  • Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering or related discipline with minimum of 4 years of experience in Medical Device or Scientific industry

  • OR advance degree with minimum 2 years of experience in medical device or scientific industry.

 

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