18 days old

Sr Scientist

Hyderabad, TS 500001
Sr Scientist


Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Oct 29, 2019

**Careers that Change Lives**

This position has the
responsibility and authority to coordinate studies providing documented
scientific support, and direction for biological evaluation of medical devices
and materials. This position will establish and maintain a biological
evaluation program that integrates risk management. This position provides
technical guidance to engineers and/or project management during the design
process to ensure material selection and device configurations that are
biologically safe for use. This position will improve the biological evaluation
process using databases, information systems, and training programs.

**A Day in the Life**

**** Provides biological safety
assessment to achieve ISO 10993 compliance and to support product development

guidance in the development of product and selection of materials to ensure
that released designs meet biological safety requirements.The Senior Toxicologist is responsible for
the timely completion of technical deliverables.

documentation of biological assessment efforts using sound scientific
principles.Coordinates biological
testing activities by partnering with MDT Physiological Research Laboratories,
NAmSA, WuXi AppTec, Toxicon, or other approved laboratory as appropriate.
Provides primary interface with MDT Physiological Research Laboratories for MDT

and integrates risk management process as part of the biological evaluation
program in a manner that complies with ISO 10993.

the biological safety impact from manufacturing and supplier changes on
patient-contacting devices.

on the biological safety impact from device field issues.

or identifies resources and provides training to aid product development
activities with biological evaluation process. (Web-based biomaterials support,
biomaterials testing databases).


activities must be performed in compliance with the Quality System.

duties in compliance with environmental, health and safety related site rules,
policies or governmental regulations.

other duties as assigned.

requirement: Less than 10%

**Must Have**

**Minimum Qualifications**

+ Bachelor of Science degree required.

+ 5+ years ofexperience in the medical device or pharmaceutical industry performing oroverseeing biological safety assessments, related risk assessments, and orequivalent experience.

+ In-depth knowledge of biological impact of foreignmaterials in the human body.

+ Knowledge of applicable ASTM, ISO, FDA and ENstandards.An in-depth understanding ofISO 10993 Biocompatibility standard.

+ Computer proficiency using word processors, spreadsheet,project management, and statistical software programs is required.

**Nice to Haves**

+ Master of Science or PhD in toxicology, physiology, orrelated discipline preferred.

+ Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

+ Able to apply advanced scientific principles.

+ Good oral and written communication skills.

+ Excellent presentation skills

+ Able to handle multiple tasks/projects and managepriorities accordingly.

+ Able to work in a team environment, includingcross-functional teams, and exert influence without alienating others.

**About Medtronic**

we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits ofwhat 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.

Whatever your specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Medtronic -
both in the lives of others and your career. Join us in our commitment to take
healthcare Further, Together.
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: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-07

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