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Field Services Engineer

Job Details

Hiring Organization Medtronic
Post Name Field Services Engineer
Remote No
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary USD 38 To USD 45 Per Hour
Location Houston, Texas, United States 77064

Careers that Change Lives

The Field Service Engineer is the primary technical representative for Medtronic Respiration Innovation customers and the sales and clinical teams. The FSE is also responsible for the technical assessment, installation, support, servicing, maintenance, and de-installation of all RI systems at customer sites.
The FSE works closely with the Field Service and Technical Service teams to help coordinate feedback with the Marketing, Quality, Production, and Engineering groups in order to continually evaluate the performance of products in the field.  This position may also require providing technical assistance to clinical and technical staff.

RI (Respiratory Innovations Group): 

The Respiratory Innovations  Group develops life-restoring therapies and healthcare solutions that span the care continuum; integrating technologies and applying clinical and economic evidence to increase patient access, improve the efficiency of procedures and deliver successful patient outcomes. We believe that when people from different cultures, genders, and points of view come together, innovation is the result —and everyone wins. Medtronic walks the walk, creating an inclusive culture where you can thrive.
This position will support customers in the Houston, TX area.  Individuals must reside near Houston to allow for easy travel throughout the territory.  This individual will travel 50% including overnight.

A Day in the Life

  • Travel to sites throughout the region to work as a member of the local team to provide efficient repair/installation support to all accounts within the assigned area.
  • Installs, operates, maintains, repairs, and modifies equipment on designated equipment.
  • Performs a variety of maintenance and technical support on products such as equipment, integrated systems and subsystems, and software at customer and/or field locations
  • Analyzes and evaluates products and related performance.
  • Troubleshoots and diagnoses malfunctions to eliminate problems in minimum time.
  • Support future product integrations by performing upgrades and or configuration updates to existing and future imaging/navigation equipment.
  • Lead and participate in product technical repair and clinical use training with domestic, international, and 3rd party staff members.
  • Provide testing and validation support to the manufacturer’s organization, as applicable.
  • Keeping accurate records of discussions or correspondence with customers including all assigned complaints, follow-up actions, root cause analysis, and final resolution within the complaint tracking system.
  • Up to 50% of travel

Must-Have: Minimum Requirements

To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum requirements are evident on your resume.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required or a bachelor’s degree in bioengineering, engineering, or technology field.
  • 2 years of technician, clinical field service, or clinical customer support experience.

Nice to Have

  • Previous experience as Technician/Field Services within the medical device industry.
  • Experience with ventilators and medical terminology.
  • Ability to troubleshoot with technical skills, creativity, and high discipline.
  • Familiarity with most commonly used test equipment (i.e.: dosimeter, power supplies, DVM’s, signal generators, flow meters, etc.)
  • Ability to read and understand schematics and engineering drawings.
  • Familiar with the FDA 21 CFR, and CGMP for Medical devices.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills with the ability to communicate complex technical issues in an easy-to-understand manner.
  • Responsive problem solver and action-oriented in resolving customer issues and meeting customer requirements.
  • Experience with robotics or motion control is helpful.

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 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 essential functions. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America) Must have a valid driver’s license and active vehicle insurance policy.
In addition, your driving record will be reviewed and will be considered as part of your application.   Must be able to drive approximately 50% of the time within assigned territory and may require overnight travel.


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