Enabling Technology Lead


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This position has the responsibility and authority to represent the office of the R&D, Patient Monitoring Jerusalem; to constituencies internal and external to Medtronic. Additionally this position provides support to the R&D Departments in the Jerusalem site and R&D staff leaders. This includes a full range of duties, and requires the ability to handle a broad range of items on a proactive, professional and discreet basis.


·          The Enabling Technology Lead distinguishes itself through the creation of a network of clinical and technical resources which assists in defining and developing new and enhanced solutions that will influence Patient Monitoring’s R&D pipeline. Support duties include but are not limited to:

§  Asses the clinical and technical value of the opportunity and convey the path to incremental value, outcomes improvement and customer benefit.

§  Explore and identify collaboration opportunities with healthcare providers for customer needs assessment, product assimilation and validation.

§  Scout for academic research labs and researchers for cooperation in advanced technologies to broaden internal capabilities.

§  Acts as liaison between the local industry (start-ups, incubators, etc) and the R&D departments.

§  Work with global marketing and strategy on new disease states definition, roadmap creation and overall focus conditions.

§  Serve as the R&D focal point for external communication with the academia, healthcare facilities and KOLs.

§  Serve as the R&D representative in establishing ad-boards, tech suites, innovation suites and other engagement in conferences.

§  Lead the process for interacting with the different HCP including the agreements, terms and logistics.

§  Coordinate periodic visits, meetings and interactions with external audience as required from the project teams.

§  Build processes and procedures that support the operating mechanisms.

·         Tracks and reviews budgeting process.

·         Implement policies and procedures set by management. 

·         Acts as a resource for organizational policies, issues and procedures.

·         Work under minimal supervision while carrying out independent responsibilities.

·         All activities must be performed in compliance with the Quality System.

·         Performs duties in compliance with environmental, health and safety related site rules, policies or governmental regulations.

·         All other duties as assigned.

·         Travel requirement: 20-30%

Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Eng.

  ·   Masters degree - advantage

At least 5 years experience  as an engineer/scientist within the field of medical or bio-medical devices with high understanding of the clinical aspects.

·     Experience handling confidential, sensitive business information and supporting executive level professional.

·Excellent proofreading/composition skills

strong written and oral communication skills in English.

·     Excellent proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

·   High ability to prepare presentations and present to senior leadership and external stakeholders.

·    Have influencing skills and ability to gain buy-in for initiatives.

·    Understand customer and market and is able to translate the opportunity into concrete actions.

·   Must possess a high level of energy and willingness to work independently in a “fast paced” environment.  Flexible - ability to adapt to changing requirements and priorities.

·   Excellent organizational skills required with ability to prioritize.  Ability to work well with multiple instructions and directions, and in ambiguous situations.

·    Must be proactive and able to prioritize work independently.

·      Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to work with others and interface with all levels of the organization and management.


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