Physio-Control - Sr Clinical Specialist - Redmond - 24246BR - EN in Redmond, WA at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 3/11/2018

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Job Description


Provide clinical expertise in support of the design, development, manufacture and clinical application of Advanced Life Support (ALS) and Basic Life Support (BLS) products and accessories. Provide clinical support and advocate for the needs of the user and patient to ensure promotion of safe and effective products.


  • Provide input to, project plans, pre-IDE and 510(k) and PMA applications by describing user needs, user characteristics, intended use and clinical application of products; develop operator product performance needs and usability goals; advocate the safety of devices for the operator and the patient.
  • Participate in the development of safety risk analysis; identify system hazards, hazard severity and develop and validate mitigations; develop operator error hazard analysis.
  • Develop User Needs Document as a basis for Design Validation.
  • Determine whether product requirements specification and user interface design and design documents adequately reflect user needs and usability goals.
  • Plan, develop and conduct the design validation process, including usability protocols to demonstrate understanding of labeling or intuitiveness of product design.
  • Interface with customers for the development of use scenarios and user needs; establish customer contacts for clinical use questions and as usability contacts.
  • Review product related complaints related to potential adverse events or device malfunctions to determine whether or not the device use contributed to harm.
  • Analyze data reports and summarize results pertinent to product design and usability.
  • Plan and facilitate creation of operating instructions and evaluate accuracy and adequacy.
  • Plan and develop protocols for minimal risk Clinical Studies; work as clinical liaison between Institutional Review Board and internal Regulatory staff to execute procedures and conduct clinical study.
  • In collaboration with Product Managers and Clinical Marketing, assist in the development of customer, sales and service training materials.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or related field
  • 5 years critical care and/or emergency experience.
  • AHA ACLS current or prior provider status required and recommended to be maintained.
  • Current RN license; EMT Paramedic or Flight Nurse.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, negotiation and analytical skills.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated skills in critical care monitoring techniques; ECG rhythm interpretation skills.
  • Ability to compose and edit technical and clinical documents for regulatory submissions.
  • Ability to collaborate with a variety of functional areas, from Marketing to Engineering.
  • Prior medical device product development.
  • Proficiency in PC applications, including Word, Excel.
  • Nursing experience in Cardiology (general or any sub-specialty).
  • Experience in clinical research nursing.
  • Nursing experience in outpatient device education or cardiac rehabilitation.
  • Experience in ambulatory care nursing (ex: telehealth nursing certification).
  • Less than 10% travel required.
  • Fast-paced office environment, requiring significant (75%+) time using computer, mouse and telephone.
  • Class III Medical Device, highly regulated environment.

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