In this role, you have the opportunity to
hold 2 pivotal roles in our Eclipse New Business venture. You will be responsible for new function and workflow development and will lead, or be a member of, the study or design team charged with the development of new FORS-based propositions. In addition, you will be the usability & (pre-) clinical design validation lead across all activities charged with maintenance and development of future releases. You will operate on the interface between the clinical and R&D functions.
You are responsible for
Leading the generation of new clinical workflows or use scenarios and translation of user requirements into product or user interface requirements/design. This includes the organization of user feedback and (providing inputs to) iterative product development, understanding and communicating consequences of the feedback to both sides of the clinical/R&D interface.
Lead, or contribute to, the development of technical concepts or designs with significant user interface aspects.
Creating design validation strategies and plans; choosing the optimal pathways to mitigate design use or validation risks. Consequently, you will create a pull for testable (sub)systems.
Contributing / leading user manual generation and communication with relevant suppliers.
Draws up personal / team schedule and reports progress in a structured and methodical way.
Ensuring solid, up-to-date and usable, documentation capturing use(r) requirements, design or design validation; using methods & tools for a structured approach.
Contribute to the generation of innovation strategies and roadmaps by generating initiatives that have potential to contribute significant value to the business.
You are a part of
the Image Guided Therapy (IGT) business cluster within Philips, spanning the interventional X-ray / in-body devices businesses (a.o. the acquired Volcano, Spectranetics and EPD businesses). The overall purpose of IGT is to create a clinical solutions business, changing the way Philips interacts with our customers and portfolio.
The Eclipse venture is a multidisciplinary team within the IGT, focusing on procedure innovation and new business model development in the cardio-vascular domain, by creating novel solutions to navigate and position minimally-invasive devices based on Fiber Optic RealShape (FORS) technology.
You will report to the R&D / Program manager with a strong functional relation to both the Test & Release Architect and Principal Architect of the venture.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
MSc or PhD in a technical or clinical discipline
Capability and experience to develop clinical workflow / use scenarios and translation of user requirements into product requirements / design through user interaction and iterative development
Capability and experience to set up and lead execution of (outsourced) design validation strategies and plans
Basic team lead or project management skills
Knowledge of medical device and usability engineering standards and experience with (medical) product development projects, use-related risk management is considered a plus
Experience with the clinical practice in the minimally invasive (cardio)vascular interventional space is considered a plus
Result driven, pro-active and self-propelling with a hands-on/getting things done mentality
Passionate personality with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
In return, we offer you
An unique role in a new Philips venture with a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore and develop your future career. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:
25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually
A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance
Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching
Solid company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package
Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount
Healthy work-life balance
Why should you join Philips?
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