In this role, you have the opportunity to
Develop first of a kind technologies meant for interventional procedure innovations in the area of cardiovascular diseases.
You are responsible for
Create innovations and technical breakthroughs with major potential business impact and drive them to Philips business successes, protected by relevant IP
Engaging in systematic activities to acquire knowledge and human insights that are relevant to timely advance technological Philips areas.
Transform knowledge to operational use within Philips, aligned with the Philips mission and prioritized against outside in focus.
Utilize the Quality Management System (QMS) which is used in the work environment
Keep abreast of technical developments in the relevant technological areas
Make knowledge available for operational use within Research, such as to contribute to successful execution of above Research activities
Be a (co-)author of invention disclosures
Contribute to a relevant competency of the group
Participate in teamwork
You are a part of
The research department In-Body Systems, which is hosted by the research division ‘Professional Care’. This group translates clinical insights into solutions which improve the effectiveness of minimally-invasive image guided therapies in electrophysiology, coronary- and peripheral vascular disease and minimally invasive spine and neuro surgery. Key technical expertise of the In-Body Systems group is in interventional optics, interventional ultrasound and system architecture.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
A Masters or a PhD degree in Physics, Applied Physics, Biomedical Optics or an adjacent area
Experience optical components engineering, signal processing and preferably having experience and affinity with electrical engineering
Strong affinity for front-end innovation in a technological and clinical environment
Be able to empathize with a diversity of potential users and healthcare stakeholders
Ability to work in multidisciplinary settings with an international outlook; international experience is a plus
Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to create strong relationships at all levels
In return, we offer you
A path to leverage your strengths and develop yourself in a multidisciplinary setting. You will join a highly motivated and enthusiastic group of researchers in an organization with solid experience in scientific research and translating research results into value for the business.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .
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