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Biomedical Engineer

Job Summary:

The Biomedical Engineer will design, develop, and evaluate biological and health products and systems.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.


  • Collaborates with medical scientists to research the engineering aspects of biological systems of humans and animals.
  • Researches and identifies new procedures, materials, energy sources, and other resources that may be used to improve or develop biomedical products and equipment.
  • Designs and improves medical technology, which may include assistive devices such as artificial organs and prostheses.
  • Designs and improves medical diagnostic and clinical instruments, equipment, and procedures.
  • Provides training to teach clinicians and other staff how to properly use the equipment.
  • Provides technical support regarding biomedical equipment.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Extensive knowledge of biology and biomechanical principles.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient with scientific and medical computer software.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering or related field required; Masters degree preferred.
  • At least four years of related experience required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at a time.


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