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Philips Clinical Compliance Specialist in Andover, Massachusetts


Strategically partner to manage clinical projects globally for both internal and external stakeholders to optimize product life-cycle, with flawless execution. As part of the MA&TC (Monitoring & Analytics and Therapeutic Care) team we leverage advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights, delivering integrated solutions to improve people’s health and enable better outcomes across the health continuum.

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This exciting opportunity is supporting Philips’ transition into the EU MDR regulated environment. The European Medical Device Regulation (EU MDR) ensures high standards of quality and safety for medical devices being produced in or supplied into Europe. It is to better identify medical device products and improve transparency through standard data, technological advances and the establishment of an EU database (Eudamed). Similar to the FDA’s UDI, MDR will establish a robust, transparent, predictable and sustainable regulatory framework for medical devices to ensure a high level of health and safety whilst supporting innovation. You will have exposure to a multitude of indications, medical devices, and workflow solutions. This position works in partnership with R&D, marketing, regulatory, quality, and legal among other functional areas. This matrix organization approach will improve collaboration and your learning and development across a multitude of disciplines.

You are responsible for

  • Provide clinical compliance guidance to drive global initiatives such as EU MDR.

  • Act as BG clinical lead to drive implementation of Clinical aspects of EU MDR and Clinical Studies processes.

  • Develop and maintain clinical evaluation reports and literature reviews required for regulatory compliance to EU MDR.

  • Assist in the review and creation of clinical related procedures to assess their adherence to applicable regulatory standards and corporate goals.

  • Determine and support the implementation of process improvements and resolution of issues.

  • Member of a cross functional team responsible for determining clinical strategy.

  • Responsible for providing clinical insight into product specifications.

  • Provide input for Design Output/ program deliverables throughout product life cycle.

  • Provide input into design risk management documents and post market health hazard evaluations (HHE).

  • Support product usability compliance activities by providing clinical input.

  • Review and assess potential non-conformance.

  • Work with stakeholders for CAPA resolution.

  • Provide support during certification audits and regulatory inspections.

Additionally, the Clinical Compliance Specialist will:

  • Communicate strategy and compliance activities to internal stakeholders

  • Maintain clinical compliance files and tracking databases as required

  • Communicate with regulatory agencies as needed

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree is required (Health or Life Sciences required).

  • Minimum 5 years of clinical experience (working in clinical environment or clinical research) required; prior experience with medical device quality systems preferred.

  • Experience working in clinical environment is strongly preferred.

  • Working knowledge of global regulations and standards related to the conduct of medical device/drug clinical studies preferred.

  • Experience creating and maintaining Clinical Evaluation Reports and Literature Reviews preferred.

  • Knowledge of research methodology, information management, and experience with research databases (ie. Embase and Medline) and medical writing strongly preferred.

  • Excellent organizational, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills including ability to interact with executive level management and regulatory inspectors.

  • Understand LEAN concepts, methodologies and deployment.

  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office.

  • May require 5% travel annually with possibly some international.

Why should you join Philips?

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