Philips Clinical Application Specialist II in Bangalore, India

Qualification: MBBS, MMST / Masters in Bio-medical engineering with 6-10 yrs related experience

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Should have a good understanding of the clinical workflows in the product areas concerned (system components like radiology workflow, connectivity, reporting etc.)

  • Should be able to clarify all clinical requirements obtained from end customers and marketing and translate them into a mode that can be communicated to engineering teams (development and verification).

  • Should be updated with the latest happening in the clinical field in the domain of concern.

  • Should write relevant use case documents or requirements documents based on the high level marketing and end-customer requirements

  • Should possess hands on experience in authoring and maintaining use case and requirements documents.

  • Should be able to test the system under development from an expert verifier point of view and identify bugs and deviations from the originally defined requirements. Should be able to identify and report critical issues involving patient safety and hazardous situations (e.g. wrong identification of patients) etc.

  • Should be able to understand the concepts of product validation along with the regulatory aspects associated with it and be able to work in the validation team for product validation.

  • Should be able to classify /provide clinical inputs to classify defects judiciously (keeping in the mind patient safety, product quality etc.)

  • Should be in a position to contribute effectively in discussions related to creation of roadmap for future versions/ products

Role Competency/Skills:

  • Knowledge and familiarity of HIS/RIS/PACS/DICOM/HL7/HIPAA standards

  • Should have a good understanding of software development life cycle

  • Should possess good communication skills coupled with a solid understanding of the clinical domain

Personal Characteristics:

  • Quick decision making under stressful conditions. A clinical specialist may have to quickly decide on a issue after considering several factors like patient safety, product quality, customer acceptability etc.

  • Successful interaction with several stake holders (both local and international) of a project for effective delivery of job responsibilities.

  • Constantly update medical knowledge to keep abreast of the latest developments in the field

  • Work in an agile mode and collaborate well with the team and stakeholders

  • Ability to get into details and challenges.

  • Ability to work/manage ambiguity

  • Possess High quality standards