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Biochemist 2

East Walpole, Massachusetts

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Point of Care
Requisition Number: 235331
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-East Walpole
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

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.

Job Description:

The primary responsibility is to be a team member of the Walpole Technical Operations Group and lead/ participate in investigations supporting the manufacturing of Blood Gas Sensors. This position is based in Walpole, MA and reports to the Manager, Manufacturing.    

Specific responsibilities:

·        Collaborate effectively with  Systems Engineers, Current Product Engineering and Software Engineers to report and rectify equipment reliability issues

·        Coordinate and carry out technical investigations related to manufacturing challenges

·        Drive process improvement initiatives aimed at improving productivity

·        Support and lead change projects based on the Healthineers Performance System methodology

·        Author internal reports and present summarized data to diverse audiences including cross functional groups


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


Experience:        Minimum 3 years’ experience with a Master’s degree or minimum of 5 years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree in the medical device or pharmaceutical/biotech industry.


Education:          A minimum of a 4 year degree, preferably in an engineering or science discipline.    Master’s degree in Chemistry/Chemical/Biomedical Engineering with a background in instrumentation and data analytics is preferred.


Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


  • Maintain currency of knowledge with respect to relevant state-of-the –art technology, equipment, and/or systems. Ability to troubleshoot, solve equipment and system errors
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple assignments with the flexibility to switch priorities to meet business needs
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of statistical methods for design of experiments
  • Proven ability to interpret data and to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to function in a team environment

  • Proven ability to identify opportunities for improvements in manufacturing that are efficient, sustainable and compliant


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