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Senior / Principal Robotics Surgery Start-Up Specialist Sweden

Tullinge, Stockholms län 146 30
Senior / Principal Robotics Surgery Start-Up Specialist Sweden



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Post Date:

May 01, 2022

The Project Einstein Customer Operations team manages all aspects of system installation, start-up, customer training, field service analysis and support, and program optimization. Placement of a surgical robot in the hospital requires full-time support for a four to eight-month period to ensure successful integration into the hospitals service lines. Project Einstein Customer Operations team members are seasoned professionals with in-depth knowledge of the healthcare value chain, as well as breadth of experience across multiple disciplines. They partner with hospital management teams and payers to drive complex transformational change, implement innovative growth strategies, streamline patient-focused care pathways, and optimize operations.

**Careers That Change Lives**

Medtronic is in the process of rolling out its robotic surgery platform. In that context, we are looking for a seasoned operational transformation expert.

You will be responsible for successful integration of a new surgical robot into a hospital. This might be an expansion of a current robotic surgery program, the creation of a new robotic surgery program, or a changeover from a competitive robot to the Medtronic robot. Activities to integrate the Medtronic robot include training the hospital to clean and sterilize reusable instruments, arranging the off-site training of surgeons and supporting staff, updating surgeon preference cards, developing an inventory plan and kits for robotic procedures, raising awareness of robotic surgery, and helping to schedule the use of the robot. These activities would happen over a four to eight-month engagement. At the end of the engagement, the hospital should be on track to hit utilization targets before turning over the program to the sales team.

Additional post-integration visits help the hospital improve the performance of their robotic surgery program, optimize resources and asset utilization.

Join us and you will be the first Robotic Surgery Start-Up Specialist, piloting its execution and preparing its broadcasting and wider commercialization outside the launch country and region. This is an exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of this groundbreaking technology.

Will be at the customers site so it will be required willingness to travel globally (+75%)

**A Day in the Life**

+ Meet with the Director of Robotic Surgery and develop program goals and metrics for the Medtronic robot. Conduct regular program review meetings to remain on-track

+ In concert with the Medtronic Field Service Engineer and the hospital staff, prepare the operating room to host the Medtronic robot

+ Develop a surgeon training plan, coordinate attendance at Medtronics off-site training, arrange for proctored cases post-training

+ Develop a training plan for support staff to include attendance at a Medtronic off-site training class and working with staff post-training through a learning curve

+ Support the technology adoption by attending most, if not every, case during a surgeon and staff members learning curve

+ Utilize change management techniques to engage clinical stakeholders and attain buy-in

+ Train and coach hospitals staff to promote skill transfer and achieve self-sufficiency in operational excellence

+ Track milestones to demonstrate the value delivered for the pilot site. Work with the Customer Operations team to develop new service offerings out of pilot projects for wider deployment

**Must-Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors Degree at a minimum; Preferably Masters Degree

+ Fluent in English. Ability to work in another European language is a plus

**Nice to Have**

+ Demonstrable experience over 5 years, including relevant experience in consulting

+ Knowledge/experience of Operating Rooms or general surgery procedures (Colorectal, Gynaecology, Urology, Upper GI, Thoracic)

+ Demonstrated ability to operate from idea generation, strategy development through detailed implementation and results delivery

+ Understanding impact of Quality/Regulatory requirements

+ Lean Six Sigma certification, especially in manufacturing and/or team ergonomics environment preferred

+ Strong and demonstrable project management skills: planning coordinating, communicating influencing, presenting, relationship building, achieving milestones, resolving issues, and managing risks

+ Ability to integrate a customer team and coach it to continuously improve their performance

+ Experience in change management with the ability to standardize process optimization and change management activities into a reproducible package that could be deployed in different places by different people

+ Strong analytical skills with a desire to actively look for information about competitors, other industries, new techniques, and tools and build plans and guide actions for implementation in your daily job

**We Offer**

We reward you in the ways that matter most to you. We offer a wide range of benefits and rewards programs to recognise the vital role you play in our Mission to transform healthcare.

**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.

Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Founded in 1949 as a medical repair company, were now among the worlds largest medical technology, services, and solutions companies, employing more than 86,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals, and patients in over 155 countries.

Whatever your specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Medtronic - both in the lives of others and your own career. Join us in our commitment to take healthcare **Further, Together.**

**Your Answer**

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It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2022-05-03 Expires: 2022-08-11

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