Cardiology Ultrasound Clinical Development Specialist

Job Description

Organization: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Ultrasound
Requisition Number: 233676
Primary Location: United States-California-Mountain View
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 30%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

 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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Job Description:


Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.


Cardiovascular - CV


The Clinical Development Specialist is a registered diagnostic sonographer working as an internal clinical expert with the knowledge to represent end to end user needs of the target customer for all Cardiovascular Applications

  • The Clinical Development Specialist provides clinical support to product development teams in all areas of product definition/specifications, product development, and product evaluations.
  • The Clinical Development Specialist is also a resource for Product Management and outbound Clinical Marketing Teams.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Partners with Ultrasound Engineering (UE) in the development and optimization of transducers and clinical exams to meet the customer needs
  • Responsible for creating and/or having input to specific documentation such as Clinical Requirements, Product Requirements, and Product Specifications as requested
  • Responsible for benchmarking and understanding the competitive systems relative performance
  • Responsible for managing external clinical evaluations and clinical sites
  • Experience with Internal Review Board (IRB) guidelines is desired
  • Responsible and accountable for ensuring the User Manual is aligned with the User Interface of the System
  • Provide Clinical / Technical / Educational support to internal / external customers as needed.
  • Support Outbound Marketing with product positioning as needed
  • Business writing skills necessary
  • Must have at least (7) seven years of experience in diagnostic ultrasound and current ARDMS (RDCS) registry required.
  • Multiple Registries (ARDMS) is desired but not necessary
  • Pediatric ultrasound experience is desired
  • Experience working in product development is highly desired
  • Must have strong clinical skills and an eye for image resolution
  • Must have inherent critical thinking capabilities
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Self-motivated with ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to understand both the clinical and business needs of the customer and Siemens Healthineers respectively.
  • Ability to translate customer needs into clear product requirements for R&D is a must
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Education & Experience

  • BS/BA in related discipline
  • Current ARDMS or equivalent credentials in relevant field(s) (RDCS, RVT)
  • Must have clinical experience in Cardiovascular Applications
  • Prior experience in field applications or other commercial ultrasound experience highly desired
  • Requires industry /commercial experience of at least 5 years as well as 7 years of experience in clinical diagnostic setting

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.


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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

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