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This Clinical Engineer will be responsible for:
Managing medical device projects including assessing and planning for clinical/technical needs, facilitating device selection, planning infrastructure and other needs associated with a project, managing installation, and coordinating clinical/technical training and operational hand-off
Working with multi-disciplinary teams on project phases listed above and may lead a team consisting of BMETs and/or other engineers
Assisting in evaluating and responding to medical device manufacturer and FDA hazard alerts and recalls
Assisting in tracking medical device regulatory compliance including input on policies and procedures
Working with research departments to assess and approve research devices to be used in the hospital
Working with department leadership, technical staff, and other hospital departments on clinical incidents related to medical devices
Assisting in capital project budgeting and purchasing including operational impacts
Serving as a Resource Engineer for higher level medical devices, systems, and/or care areas Resource Engineer responsibilities include working with clinicians, mentoring/training technical staff, and working with manufacturers and/or vendors to ensure proper management of the device/system
Assisting in producing and maintaining internal documentation of medical device systems for technical reference
Maintaining knowledge of current regulatory codes and standards related to the department
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
Strong skills in project management
Strong critical thinking skills
The ability to diagnose and solve technical and/or system problems
High level of computer literacy and the use of word processing, spreadsheets, and databases
An understanding of networking and IT is preferable
Strong organizational and time management skills
Strong technical skills, including technical writing, technical presentation and teaching
Knowledge of medical instrumentation and clinical use models of medical instrumentation
An understanding of anatomy and physiology
Strong communication skills
The ability to interact and communicate with technical staff, department leadership, and hospital clinical personnel
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes. Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.