Abbott (Senior) Field Clinical Specialist in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has approximately 2,700 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. St. Jude Medical is now Abbott.

Abbott Medical is currently looking for a

(Senior) Field Clinical Engineer (m/f) DACH

Your Role:

  • Provides field support for all Clinical Research activities, including IDE, Registries and New Technology Assessments (NTAs) including identification of quality centers, assisting with training of facility staff on the requirements of the study as directed, attendance at procedures to support the study as required, and continually work with clinical teams in support of study needs to meet divisional objectives. This may include meeting enrollment objectives, protocol and regulatory compliance, supporting the administrative needs of the center, and continuous technical support.

  • Works effectively on Core Teams in support of new technology, provides support to Research and Development, Marketing, and the sales force as needed to help develop new product iterations, and provides technical support. Provides Product feedback, comments and suggestions and Competitive information, and work with clinical and marketing on the development of educational modules and materials.

  • Works collaboratively with the Clinical Research Department in the development of NTA plans, clinical protocols and case report forms. Works to promote the initiation and timely completion of these studies.

  • Collaborates with the Clinical Research Department on clinical trial design, clinical data collection requirements, investigator training needs, and trial execution.

  • Coordinates clinical evaluation of products under New Technology Assessments. Assists in the training of USD Clinical Instructors and sales reps as needed for new product launch by providing clinical support of new products as they are introduced.

  • Serves as a clinical expert to Marketing and USD Clinical Instructors on the development of training materials.

  • Maintains expert status and continuing clinical and technical proficiency in product expertise that goes beyond features and benefits, focusing also on design, development, clinical application and competitive positioning.

Your profile:

  • Degree in Engineering, Biological Sciences, Nursing, or a related field.

  • A minimum of five years of relevant clinical experience in Nueromodulation, Chronic Pain, or Deep Brain Stimulation

  • Needs to have a working knowledge of imaging modalities including fluoroscopy and echocardiography.

  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication, interpersonal, facilitation, presentation, quantitative, analytical, organizational, and follow-up skills, the ability to meet deadlines as well as the ability to converse effectively with all levels of employees, management and customers.

  • Demonstrated personal computer skills including spreadsheet, word processing, email, database management, PowerPoint and specialized applications.

  • Ability to travel (domestic and internationally) up to 90% and to travel with minimum notice, with the potential for extended periods (up to a week).

  • Polished communicator - written documentation and oral presentations/ discussions/ meetings.

  • Excellent reputation for building relationships across various levels of an organization.

  • Organized, on-time, and detailed project management skills.

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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