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Principal Scientist - Merrimack, NH in Merrimack, NH at Getinge

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Merrimack, NH
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Together we can make a difference

At Getinge we are dedicated and passionate about helping our customers save lives and ensure excellent care. We provide innovations for operating rooms, intensive-care units, sterilization departments and for life science companies and institutions. Our portfolio combines well-known product brands such as Maquet, Pulsion, Atrium, Lancer and Datascope – just to name a few.

A career at Getinge will provide career opportunities that both inspire and challenge. Here, you can make a difference every day.

Job Function Summary:

Establish new product/concept through development of new product prototypes.

Job Functions

  • Identify, adapt, and advance new technology initiatives.
  • Analyses of test data of new scientific theories and hypotheses.
  • Prepare and defend regulatory documents.
  • Provide guidance and risk assessments on new formulations.
  • Planning, executing, documenting and reporting lab activity to provide scientific date supporting marketing proof points of features on existing and new devices.
  • Develop internal procedures and standards for maintenance of laboratory investigation records, quality of invention releases, and feasibility experiment design.
  • Provide technical leadership for project team activities, team members, peers, and cross functional counterparts.
  • Assists in special projects as needed. 
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related duties as requested

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Demonstrated research effectiveness; patents and/or publication in peer review journals, presentations forums, etc. 
  • Strong statistical analysis skills. 
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, writing and computer skills.
  • Chemical, medical device, hygiene and/or Packaging industry experience strongly desired.  
  • Good laboratory and sciences skills expected, including documentation of activity. 
  • A detailed understanding of the product development process is preferred.

Minimum Requirements:

  • MS/PhD in Physical or Biological science/engineering.
  • Minimum of seven-ten years of related experience in the medical device industry is required. 

Getinge is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.




We look forward to receiving your application. If you share our passion and believe that saving lives is the greatest job in the world, then we look forward to receiving your application. We hope you will join us on our journey to become the world’s most desired medtech company.