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Principal Technical Information Spec

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Must Have


• Bachelor’s degree
 4+ years as a professional information researcher where literature searching was your primary role.
• Demonstrated experience working on regulatory searches
• Researching in complex literature databases such as ProQuest, Dialog, Ovid, Embase.com or STN
• Internet searching skills using advanced search functionality
• Ability to scan literature to select salient information quickly and efficiently
• Experience with MS Office tools, including Excel spreadsheets, Word, and PowerPoint.

Nice to Have


• Expertise researching medical device or pharmaceutical topics
• Master’s degree in Library Science
• Experience with post processing software such as EndNote, Quosa, or Reference Manager
• Knowledge of clinical study processes
• Demonstrated ability in information synthesis, report generation and writing
• Savvy with technology, such as the ability to navigate online tools using macros and control keys
• Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with management.
• Highly developed written, verbal, and online social communication skills.
• Able to work independently with limited oversight
• Versatility and adaptability while working in fast-paced, challenging environment to produce high-quality work quickly and efficiently.
• Good judgment, problem solving and analytical skills. 
• Work in a dynamic team environment
• Work on cross-functional teams
• Work globally across multiple cultures
• Leadership skills
• Project management skills

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile.  The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers.
• Extended periods of time doing computer-based work
• Able to travel unassisted as required

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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