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Must Have


Minimum Qualifications


  • Bachelor of Science degree required.

  •  5+ years of experience in the medical device or pharmaceutical industry performing or overseeing biological safety assessments, related risk assessments, and or equivalent experience.

  • In-depth knowledge of biological impact of foreign materials in the human body.

  • Knowledge of applicable ASTM, ISO, FDA and EN standards.  An in-depth understanding of ISO 10993 – Biocompatibility standard.

  • Computer proficiency using word processors, spreadsheet, project management, and statistical software programs is required.




Nice to Haves


  • Master of Science or PhD in toxicology, physiology, or related discipline preferred.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Able to apply advanced scientific principles.

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Able to handle multiple tasks/projects and manage priorities accordingly.

  • Able to work in a team environment, including cross-functional teams, and exert influence without alienating others.




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.

Whatever your specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Medtronic - both in the lives of others and your career. Join us in our commitment to take healthcare Further, Together.

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Change Begins With You

We look for bold ideas and fresh insights - that's what drives innovation. Come drive the future of healthcare with us.


The opportunity to invent. The benefit of joining a leader. The power to improve lives. You’ll find all that and more here.

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Bring life-changing solutions to those who need them. Be rewarded for rewarding work.

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Join us in our challenge to make global healthcare more affordable and accessible. Your insight and oversight will help us create solutions that change the world.

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Our mission “to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life” is more than a statement. It’s a belief that our employees live every day.

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The mission to improve access to healthcare globally is something we are all very proud to work hard toward achieving. Great people, fun atmosphere, big city salaries. The CEO is fantastic - he is a very clear communicator of the mission and is truly dedicating his life to achieving it.
Smart and committed coworkers. Mission driven. Good benefits. Good long term career opportunities. Company is large enough that you can always find interesting projects to work on.
Knowing that everyday your work helps to save lives makes it great place to work. Training on lean practices, quality and other. Excellent peers.


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